ERIC Number: ED076943
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Publication Date: 1972
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Individualizing Reading Instruction: A Reader.
Harris, Larry A.; Smith, Carl B.
The articles contained in this volume were selected to support and strengthen the concept of individualized instruction through diagnostic teaching. The book is divided into six major parts, each of which is preceded by a brief overview that emphasizes the main tenets advanced by the authors of the individual articles. The six major divisions of the book are: (1) The Reading Process, (2) Organizing to Individualize, (3) Readiness in Word Recognition, (4) Understanding in Reading, (5) Higher Competencies in Reading, and (6) Evaluating Progress in Reading. Among some of the forty contributing authors are J. Harlan Shores, Jeanne S. Chall, Dolores Durkin, Leo Fay, Harry Singer, Frank Guszak, Olive S. Niles, Roger Farr, Kenneth S. Goodman, Ruth Strang, Harry Sartain, and Nila Banton Smith. (WR)
Descriptors: Developmental Reading, Individualized Reading, Reading, Reading Ability, Reading Comprehension, Reading Diagnosis, Reading Instruction, Reading Processes, Reading Readiness, Reading Research, Reading Skills
Holt, Rinehart and Winston, Inc., 383 Madison Avenue, New York, N. Y. 10017 ($6.00 paper)
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