ERIC Number: ED134967
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1977
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Twenty-eight Ways to Help Your Child Be a Better Reader.
Gambrell, Linda B.; Wilson, Robert M.
This book is intended primarily for parents who are interested in helping their children develop a positive attitude toward reading. Chapters include "Helping Your Child Learn about Reading,""Helping Your Child Enjoy Reading,""Developing the Reading Vocabulary,""When Your Child Reads to You,""Understanding What Is Read,""Reading in the Real World,""Encouraging Your Child to Read," and "What to Do About" (which is devoted to studying at home, unfinished tasks, poor grades, and parent/school communication). A brief, annotated bibliography of books which offer practical suggestions for helping children to learn to read completes the volume. (KS)
Descriptors: Beginning Reading, Childhood Attitudes, Early Childhood Education, Early Reading, Parent Influence, Parent Participation, Reading Improvement, Reading Instruction, Teaching Methods, Vocabulary Development
Reading Education, Inc., 14506 Perrywood Drive, Burtonsville, Maryland 20730 ($3.00 paper)
Publication Type: Books
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