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Understanding storytelling among African American children

a journey from Africa to America

by Tempii Bridgene Champion

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Published by Lawrence Erlbaum Associates in Mahwah, N.J .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States,
  • United States.,
  • Africa.
    • Subjects:
    • African American children -- Language,
    • English language -- United States -- Foreign elements -- African,
    • English language -- United States -- Discourse analysis,
    • English language -- United States -- Rhetoric,
    • African languages -- Influence on English,
    • Storytelling -- United States,
    • Storytelling -- Africa,
    • Narration (Rhetoric)

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. [115]-127) and indexes.

      StatementTempii Champion.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPE3102.N42 C47 2003
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxiii, 135 p. ;
      Number of Pages135
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3568634M
      ISBN 100805834079
      LC Control Number2002069203

      Children’s book-sharing and oral storytelling experiences were examined in 4-year-olds from low-income African-American, Dominican, Mexican, and Chinese families in the United States. Search the world's most comprehensive index of full-text books. My library.

      Finally, African American children in the current sample outperformed Chinese and Mexican children in narrative skills at age 5, with Dominican children falling in . Storytelling is a critical part of the African-American oral tradition and culture [10], and the difficulties associated with smoking cessation among African-Americans [11], lend to the potential.

      Studies have demonstrated the importance of digital storytelling practices in exploring pedagogical and meaning-making processes for African American youth (Guse et al., ; Hill & Vasudevan, ; Solomon, ) by exploring how students in book clubs compose digital stories about historical fiction (Kesler, Gibson, & Turansky, ).Cited by: 3. Supporting African American boys. At an early age, African American boys become aware of racialized stereotypes regarding their own math abilities (Nasir & Shah ). On average, African American boys are overrepresented in negative educational outcomes and underrepresented in positive outcomes.


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