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ERIC Number: EJ375345
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1988
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Accelerating Language Development through Picture Book Reading.
Whitehurst, G. J.; And Others
Developmental Psychology, v24 n4 p552-59 Jul 1988
Assessed a one-month, home-based intervention, designed to optimize parental reading of picture books to young children. Children in the experimental group scored significantly higher than control children on posttests of expressive language ability and had a higher mean length of utterance and a lower frequency of single words. (SKC)
Publication Type: Journal Articles
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Language: English
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