Explore BrainMass
Share

Explore BrainMass

    Children's book analysis

    This content was COPIED from BrainMass.com - View the original, and get the already-completed solution here!

    To clarify, assistance is needed to help jpstart my process. What is confusing is the headings being required/expected for the write up. I had to find a picture book for education in regards to racism and analyze.

    Assistance is needed in writing a analysis of the Picture Book Chocolate Me by Taye Diggs.

    Write a three-page analysis of the book. Use APA format, double spaced, 12 point font, and Times New Roman. Be sure to include citations.

    Include the below items as subheadings focusing on the subject area in your write-up.

    1. Look at Levels of Meaning (Sierschynki, et al, 2015)
    -Do text and illustrations tell the same story?
    -Do text and illustrations interact to build depth of meaning?
    -How do the illustrations add to the meaning of the text?
    -How are illustrations and text connected? How much information can we derive from the image compared to the text? Provide examples.

    2. Structure (Sierschynski, et al, 2015)
    -Is the textual structure unpredictable?
    -Do the illustrations tell a coherent story?
    -Does the textual structure or visual layout add to the depth of the book?

    3. Language Conventionality and Clarity (Sierschynski, et al, 2015)
    -Are the expressions in the text easy for children to understand? Explain.
    -Are the illustrations realistic or abstract? Explain
    -How is the meaning influenced by the images? Explain.
    -Are the illustrations appropriate for the intended age group? Explain.

    4. Knowledge Demands (Sierschynski, et al, 2015)
    -What do students need to know in order to understand the text? What background knowledge should they have? Provide examples.
    -What do students need to know in order to understand the illustrations? Provide examples

    © BrainMass Inc. brainmass.com October 10, 2019, 8:19 am ad1c9bdddf
    https://brainmass.com/education/learning-styles-theories/childrens-book-analysis-619442

    Solution Preview

    As a reference, this video displays the pages of the book. https://search.yahoo.com/yhs/search?p=Chocolate+Me+by+Taye+Diggs.&intl=us&type=default&hspart=mozilla&hsimp=yhs-008

    The content of your multiple point question is copied and pasted here so I am sure to address each part and concern you posted.
    To clarify, assistance is needed to help jpstart my process. What is confusing is the headings being required/expected for the write up. The headings are specified below. I suggest you use them exactly as provided in the assignment, numbers 1 through 4. Headings in APA are done according to this resource: https://owl.english.purdue.edu/owl/resource/560/16/ Consult it carefully to properly format your paper with the headings specified.
    I had to find a picture book for education in regards to racism and analyze.
    Assistance is needed in writing a analysis of the Picture Book Chocolate Me by Taye Diggs.
    Write a three-page analysis of the book. Use APA format, double spaced, 12 point font, and Times New Roman. Consult the Perdue OWL (Online Writing LAB) APA section for properly formatting APA papers. This resource covers all aspects of APA formatting - or consult the APA Style Manual, if you have a copy of it. The link is here: https://owl.english.purdue.edu/owl/resource/560/01/ Be sure to include citations. Cite the book you are analyzing, plus any other resources you may wish to quote or paraphrase in writing your paper. Again, the OWL website has directions and examples of proper APA citations.
    Include the below items as subheadings focusing on the subject area in your write-up.
    An introduction to your paper is essential. Introduce the topic assigned, and the book you have chosen to ...

    Solution Summary

    Brief analysis of a children's book, APA format with Web-based resources.

    $2.19