Developmental Domain Presentation:
Research specific topic in development and research, create and facilitate to class. Issues in development include Cognitive, Physical, or Social/Emotional Development. ERIC is a good database for this.
Children's Literature Analysis:
Choose a favorite book from your childhood to complete a literature analysis on childhood social/emotional development. Search the the ASU Library Catalog by title of the book or keyword using words in the title or words describing the subject of the book. Books with a location of West Curr are located in Fletcher Library 2nd floor. Books with Hayden Curr or Poly Curr are located on those campuses but delivery to Fletcher can be requested. Use the CLCD database listed in database column to the right to locate reviews and/or summaries of the book selected. For more information check out the Children's & Young Adult Literature Library Guide
Adolescent Media Analysis:
Choose a popular TV show to complete a media analysis on adolescent physical or cognitive development.
Research & present a side to argue on your assigned 'hot topic' in development and schooling. These databases: Opposing Viewpoints and CQ Researcher may help you locate pro/con arguments on your topic.
ERIC (via Proquest)
(1966+) Premier U.S. database of education literature. Sponsored by the US Department of Education. Includes journal (EJ) and ERIC Document (ED) citations with abstracts; full text of ERIC Documents from 1993 to present.
(6/1983+) Covers education topics such as critical thinking, teaching methods, curriculum, comparative education, literacy standards, multicultural education, psychology, special education, counseling, teacher/parent relations, vocational education, etc.
Contains scholarly article, books, book chapters, papers etc that can be searched similar to the way Google is searched.
Children's Literature Comprehensive Database [CLCD]
Contains critical reviews of thousands of children's books, ranging from the earliest baby board books to novels and nonfiction for young adults.
The resources in this library guide will assist in searching and/or selecting children's & YA literature titles. There are links to review sources, journals, associations and websites and databases focusing on juvenile literature.