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EECE 433: Preschool and Kindergarten Curriculum: Search for Picture Books, Big Books, and Informational Books

How to locate resources in the Curriculum Materials Center (CMC) and the MSUM library for the EECE 433 curriculum unit assignment.

Terms to Use for Searching for Picture Books, Big Books and Informational Books

To find picture books, informational books and big books on your theme:

1. Using Dragon OneSearch, select Curriculum Materials Center on the drop down menu, enter your topic, and search.

2. Limit your search:

To search for easy/picture books   

  • Collection > Limit to Curriculum Picture Book

To search for informational books (includes nonfiction, songs, poetry, and folklore)

  • Collection > Limit to Curriculum Nonfiction

  To search for big books (oversize books to read aloud to an entire class)

  • Collection > Limit to Curriculum Big Book
  • Or simply browse the Big Book bins in the CMC.