Young children learn early that many Mother Goose poems are as good as music because they help you run, skip, jump, trot, ... Young children are fascinated by alliteration because it seems to tickle their sound sense. ... Onomatopoeia is another poetic technique that appeals to childrena#39;s ears. ... The teacher must understand that first-grade children are not used to sitting still for long periods of time.
|Title||:||Teaching Elementary Language Arts|
|Publisher||:||Prentice Hall - 1995|