ERIC Number: ED170720
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1978
Reference Count: N/A
Claremont Reading Conference 42nd Yearbook: Reading for Life; Proceedings of the Claremont Reading Conference (45th, Claremont, California, January 20-21, 1978).
Douglass, Malcolm P., Ed.
The 28 articles in this collection focus on the theme, "reading for life." The topics covered include the following: language and logic, theories of language development and their implications for teaching the language-disordered child, reading difficulties, developing literacy in the primary grades, peer and cross age tutoring, reading games, readers theatre, poetry, written English as a second dialect, nonstandard usage in college composition, and the reading needs of the college student. Notes on the contributors are appended. (FL)
Descriptors: Adults, Cross Age Teaching, Elementary Secondary Education, Higher Education, Language Acquisition, Learning Disabilities, Literacy, Peer Teaching, Poetry, Readers Theater, Reading Attitudes, Reading Difficulty, Reading Games, Reading Improvement, Reading Instruction, Reading Research, Reading Skills, Writing (Composition), Writing Skills
Claremont Reading Conference, Harper Hall 203, Claremont Graduate School, Claremont, California 91711 ($7.50 plus $0.75 for handling)
Publication Type: Collected Works - Proceedings; Information Analyses
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Claremont Graduate School, CA.
Identifiers: Reading for Life