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vocabulary for childrens lit final
to teach a lesson
an explination of facts
type, category or style
story with explicit morals
story with no explicit morals
stories of entire people; ballids
all animals use language of signs
Human language; makes meaning
define Oedipus complex
sexual attraction of child to parent of opposite sex
I.D. of freuds ego, superego and ID
pleasure principle; seeks pleasure and avoids pain
Superego of freuds ego, superego, and ID
oposite of ID, rule giver/gatherer- part of psyche that says "no"
Ego of freuds ego, superego, and ID
reality principle; negotiates between ID and superego
what is a picture continuium
way of describing relationship between word and picture books
Language allows us (humans) to have what?
Suzanne Langer catagorizes human activity into what three groups?
labor, work, action
what is a scroll book?
information of importance
what is a codex book?
a book with pages
what is a horn book?
no pages, used for learning. covered to protect
what is a chapbook?
chap or salesman sold on street corners; inexpensive
what is a concrete poem?
a poem that takes shape the object it describes
what is a visual/concrete poem?
a poem that makes pictures with words on page
a poem that has 2 stanzas is called what?
a poem that has 4 stanzas is called what?
no rhyme with regular lines
no rhyme with mix of long and short lines
to edit, or take out
writing that is a contradiction of itself
words and pictures have equal amount of space on a page
the words and pictures need each other to tell the story
distinct difference between the words and pictures ex: pictures happy, words serious
pictures do more than words say
infanticidal mode of child rearing
unwanted children killed or left to die
abandonment mode of child rearing
unwanted children sent to convents, wetnurses, montasteries; believed children have souls
helping mode of child rearing
child knows whats best for them, parents help and encourage
best chapter book
what is a picturebook?
a book with at least 1 picture for every spread of pages
ancient symbol used across the world
Bruno Bettelheim is the author of?
The uses of enchantment
lewis Carrol is the author of?
Alice in wonderland
Lois Lowry is the author of?
number the stars
E.B. white wrote?
Lemony Snicket wrote?
series of unfortunate events
Laura Ingalls Wilder wrote
the little house in the big woods
A.A. Milne is the author of
Margaret wise brown is the author of
neurologist famous for concept of ID ego and superego and his theory of oedipus complex
charles dodgson is the real name of which author?
stories of how things began
style of speaking or writing depeding upon choice of words
dazed donkies danced
what is lyric poetry
poetry that expresses the poets feelings or thoughts
what is narrative poetry
a poem that tells a story
misleading representation of reality; to be decieved
false belief or opinion regardless of invalidating evidence
poetry where one or more characters speaks within a poem
words used to convey the opposite of their literal meaning
a figure of speech
define verbal irony
a figure of speach in which what is said is opposite of what is meant
a word that sounds like the word is it; any action word used in the 1960's batman and robin tv show
contradictory terms are combined; microsoft works
ordinary form of written or spoken language
one division of a poem usually with 2 or more lines consisting of some form of rhyme or pattern
human beings behaving in supernatural ways
define fairy tale
ordinary people with happy endings, a folk tale created for children
a person or group of people who oppose the main character
the main character of a literary
the reality principle
the ego, defers instant gratification
the pleasure principle
the ID, seeks pleasure and avoids pain
explanation of a specific topic