ERIC Number: ED026370
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1967
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Research in Oral Language.
Petty, Walter T., Ed.
This collection of six articles on oral language is a product of the cooperative efforts of the National Conference on Research in English, the Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development, the International Reading Association, the Association for Childhood Education International, and the National Council of Teachers of English. It is intended to acquaint educators with research into various aspects of listening and speaking and to emphasize the need for oral language instruction in elementary schools. The articles are "Oral Language and Personal and Social Development" by Walter T. Petty and Roberta J. Starkey, "Oral Language and the Development of Other Language Skills" by Robert B. Ruddell, "The Effects of Environment on Oral Language Development" by Frank B. May,"Listening: A Facet of Oral Language" by Gloria L. Horrworth, "The Evaluation of Oral Language Activities: Teaching and Learning" by O. W. Kopp, and "Three Statements Regarding Needed Research in Oral Language" by Ruth G. Strickland, Howard E. Blake, Anthony J. Amato, and Walter T. Petty. (JS)
Descriptors: Educational Research, Elementary Education, English Instruction, Environmental Influences, Individual Development, Language Skills, Listening, Listening Comprehension, Listening Skills, Social Development, Speech, Speech Communication, Speech Skills, Verbal Communication, Verbal Development
National Council of Teachers of English, 508 South Sixth Street, Champaign, Ill. 61820 (Stock No. 14004, $1.50).
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Authoring Institution: National Conference on Research in English.
Note: Articles reprinted from the April, May, October, November, December 1966 and the February and March 1967 issues of "Elementary English."