5 edition of Readings on language and literacy found in the catalog.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
|Other titles||Readings on language & literacy|
|Statement||edited by Lillian R. Putnam.|
|Contributions||Putnam, Lillian R., Chall, Jeanne Sternlicht, 1921-|
|LC Classifications||LB1050 .R427 1997|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xv, 324 p. :|
|Number of Pages||324|
|LC Control Number||97011360|
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Unity of good
Trial of Deacon Brodie
Social Contract and Discourses
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content of individualism as presented by typical modern thinkers
Course of study in music for pupils studying music outside of school.
Smart light-responsive materials
Exciting electrical machines
life that now is
Institutional regulation of acquisition of technology in developing countries.
Observations on a late publication entitled Memoirs of Great-Britain, by Sir John Dalrymple, in which some errors, misrepresentations, and the design of that compiler and his associates are detected
Stock assessment of the chinook salmon return to the Naknek River, Alaska, during 1992
Tales of an African vet
The history of Algiers and its slavery
What the pastor can do
Literacy is a fundamental skill that unlocks learning and provides individuals with the means to pursue knowledge and enjoyment independently. Literacy skills need to grow and mature over the course of every person’s life, giving each individual the reading, writing and thinking skills needed for success in academic, workforce and personal situations.
Unfortunately for many people, literacy. To help students and beginning teachers understand contemporary issues in literacy education, this book provides a collection of edited readings and accompanying strategies. The articles have been selected to provide a balance between readings that focus on key theoretical concerns and others that suggest classroom applications of those guiding /5(4).
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Research on literacy development is increasingly making clear the centrality of oral language to long-term literacy development, with longitudinal studies revealing the continuity between language ability in the preschool years and later reading.
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A charac-teristics-consequences framework was used to conduct the research synthesis where the focus of analysis was identify-ing the conditions under which repeated book reading had optimal language and early literacy enhancing effects (Dunst.
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SUMMARY: This book examines the linkage between literacy and linguistic diversity, embedding them in their social and cultural contexts. It illustrates that a more complete understanding of literacy among diverse populations and in multicultural societies requires attention to issues of literacy per se as well as to improving an educational process that has relevance beyond members of majority.
When choosing a book for emergent literacy experiences, think about: the age and language skills of the children; what aspects of emergent literacy (making meaning, concepts of print, phonological awareness, phonics, text structure) can highlighted and embedded within the book reading experience.
Activities and suggested readings at the end of each chapter involve readers in reflection, observation, meaning making, and the construction of application processes for their new understandings.
New in the Second Edition: *updated research and theory on multilingual and second language literacy;Reviews: 8.Learning Outcome. How it will be met and assessed.
1. Discuss language development in children. Met: Lectures, Course Readings Assessed: Discussion Forum and Book Review 2. Describe the components of emergent literacy.