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50 Years of ERIC
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ERIC Number: EJ509460
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1994
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Starting from Scratch: Teaching an Elderly Man to Read.
Brehaut, Loreen
Good Practice in Australian Adult Literacy and Basic Education, n25 p11-13,15 Dec 1994
Describes an interactive method of teaching reading that can be adapted to students' needs, skills, experience, and culture. Shows how the method develops phonological awareness and builds on skills adults already have, such as manual dexterity, visual analysis, and observation. (SK)
Publication Type: Opinion Papers; Journal Articles
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Language: English
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