ERIC Number: ED174980
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1976
Reference Count: 0
Handy Helpful Hints for Reading Improvements, Grades 4-7.
Kentucky State Dept. of Education, Frankfort. Div. of Program Development.
This booklet lists skills and activities that may be used by parents and teachers to insure the success of each child in reading. Designed for grades four through seven, the booklet suggests procedures for parental assistance, determining reading readiness and reading levels, developing basic reading skills, outlining a reading lesson for skills and sequence, teaching study skills, reading in the content area, and improving listening skills. Also included are a list of common prefixes and their assimilated forms, with examples of their use; scientific/technical prefixes, roots, and combining forms; suffixes that form verbs and feminine words; suffixes used to show agent, abstract concepts, and diminutives; roots and combining forms from the Latin; an outline for preparing reading lessons; and a reading program assessment survey form. (RL)
Descriptors: Content Area Reading, Elementary Education, Listening Skills, Parent Participation, Program Evaluation, Reading Improvement, Reading Instruction, Reading Readiness, Reading Skills, Study Skills, Teaching Methods, Word Recognition, Word Study Skills
Kentucky Information Dissemination Service, Office of Communication Services, Kentucky Department of Education, Frankfort, Kentucky 40601
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Kentucky State Dept. of Education, Frankfort. Div. of Program Development.