NATIONAL OPEN UNIVERSITY OF NIGERIA
14/16 AHMADU BELLO WAY, LAGOS
SCHOOL OF EDUCATION
MAY/JUNE 2013 EXAMINATION
COURSE CODE: PED 433:
COURSE TITLE: CHILDREN’S LITERATURE
TIME ALLOWED: 2 HOURS
INSTRUCTIONS: Attempt ANY THREE questions.
1a. Define children’s literature.
1b. Describe Five (5) characteristics and Five (5) objectives of children’s literature.
2a. List four (3) kinds of children’s literature.
2b. Name and describe five features of a novel.
3a. Describe with illustrations four (4) ways you can develop reading skills in children.
3b. What is SQ3R used for in language development and explain briefly what each letter stands
4a. Name six (6) types of library that exists.
4b. Describe in full each of the libraries listed above.