Articles about how picture books are used in secondary classrooms:

1. IN SEVERAL CONTENT AREAS: Billman, L. (2002). Aren't these books for little kids? Educational Leadership, 48-51.




2.IN MATH: Smyth, T. S. & Waid, B. (2010). Integrating literature in math: A novel idea. Mathematics Teacher. 104(2). 113-119.

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3.IN SEVERAL CONTENT AREAS: Hibling (2003) A Picture's Worth A Thousand Words: Using Visual Images to Improve
Comprehension for Middle School Struggling Readers. Reading Teacher, 56, 8.




4. IN SOCIAL STUDIES: Albright, L. (2002). Bringing Ice Maiden to Life: Engaging Adolescents Through Learning in Picture Read-Alouds in
Content Areas. Journal of Adolescent & Adult Literacy, 45(5), 418-428.




5. IN ENGLISH/LANGUAGE ARTS: .Dreher, S. (2003). Reading Aloud in A High School English Classroom. The English Journal, 93(1), 50-53.




6. IN HISTORY: Connor, J (2003). "The textbooks never said anything!" Adolescents respond to The
Middle Passage/White Ships, Black Cargo. Journal of Adolescent & Adult Literacy, 240-246.