ERIC Number: ED175024
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1975
Reference Count: 0
Letter Fluency Games. Technical Note No. 9.
A variety of fluency materials--inexpensive games and exercises designed to offer learners practice in the component skills necessary for literacy--are discussed in this report. Various sections contain discussions of the materials within the context of a broader literacy project, the materials and the levels of organization of written language, learner initiative, the "rubber stamp" literacy method, and evaluation of the fluency materials. An appendix contains descriptions of 14 literacy fluency games and exercises, including "el chulo,""concentration,""lottery,""letter chips,""word bingo,""letter dice,""letter rummy," and "the sentence game." (FL)
Descriptors: Adult Basic Education, Adult Literacy, Educational Games, Foreign Countries, Games, Language Ability, Language Fluency, Language Proficiency, Letters (Alphabet), Literacy Education, Teaching Methods, Word Recognition, Written Language
Center for International Education, 285 Hills House South, University of Massachusetts, Amherst, Massachusetts 01003 ($1.00)
Publication Type: Guides - General
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Agency for International Development (Dept. of State), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Ministerio de Educacion Publica, Quito (Ecuador).; Massachusetts Univ., Amherst. Center for International Education.