ERIC Number: ED094314
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1972
Reference Count: N/A
Children's Reading and the 1970's.
Ashley, L. F.
The results of a questionnaire survey of reading habits of Canadian children in Greater Vancouver and Okanagan areas of British Columbia are presented in this book along with a discussion of various advantages of individualized reading programs. The chapters in this book include "Children's Reading and Society,""Preferences in Reading,""Dislikes in Reading,""Likes and Dislikes Concerning Format of Books,""Children's Reading and Television,""Books Most Remembered by Children and Teachers,""Another Look at Children's Classics,""Further Considerations," and "In Summary," Appendixes following each chapter contain tables and graphs illustrating the reponse on the questionnaire survey in the area discussed in the chapter. The book concludes with a list of suggested further readings. (RB)
Descriptors: Books, Childrens Literature, Elementary Education, Elementary School Students, Individualized Programs, National Surveys, Reading Habits, Reading Interests, Reading Materials, Reading Programs
McClelland and Stewart Limited, 25 Hollinger Road, Toronto 374, Canada ($5.25)
Publication Type: Books
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Identifiers - Location: Canada; Canada (Vancouver)