The Social Studies
Global education is a timely and important emphasis in schools today. In this article, we consider the goals of global education, present a rationale for providing global education experiences at the age children are most responsive to instruction, explore the ways that children's trade books can provide links among cultures, and consider goals of geography and ways trade books can be used to meet these goals.
Lickteig, Mary J. and Danielson, Kathy Everts, "Use children's books to link the cultures of the world" (1995). Teacher Education Faculty Publications. 80.