ERIC Number: ED177511
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1979
Reference Count: 0
Learning to "Read" My World: Language Experiences for Young Children.
Bridge, Connie, Comp.; Lemmon, Kay, Comp.
The purpose of this publication is to provide kindergarten teachers with the rationale, ideas, and activities necessary for implementing an experience-based language/prereading program in their classrooms. The various sections contain a rationale for using language experience activities; suggestions for classroom management of such activities; and descriptions of language experience activities for the classroom involving active interaction, speaking and listening, functional language, movement from speech to print, and phoneme/grapheme relationships. The publication also contains a teacher's daily checklist of language experiences and a statement of concerns about preschool reading instruction. A list of resources for use in organizing language experience activities is included. (FL)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Kentucky State Dept. of Education, Frankfort. Div. of Program Development.