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ERIC Number: EJ495309
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1994
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Abstractor: N/A
Reference Count: 0
ISSN: ISSN-0885-2006
The Role of Home Literacy Environment in the Development of Language Ability in Preschool Children from Low-Income Families.
Payne, Adam C.; And Others
Early Childhood Research Quarterly, v9 n3-4 p427-40 1994
Examined the relationship between home literacy environment and child language ability for 323 4-year olds attending Head Start and their mothers or primary caregivers. Statistical analysis indicated that from 12-18.5% of the variance in child language scores was accounted for by the home literacy environment. (MDM)
Publication Type: Reports - Research; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
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Language: English
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Identifiers: Project Head Start
Note: Special Issue on Head Start.