ERIC Number: ED178862
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1979
Reference Count: N/A
Reading: A Source Book.
Drummond, Don, Ed.; Wignell, Edna, Ed.
Offered as a guide to the teaching of reading and the development of reading skills, this publication provides information on assessment, teaching methods, and published resource materials and is directed to elementary school teachers and reading specialists. The ten chapters include information on the stages of reading, reading readiness, the initial teaching of reading, the dependent reader, the independent reader, thematic English, developing a school reading program, reading tests, research and opinion, and reading failure. Appended are a report on the teaching of reading and English and an annotated list of reading materials. (AEA)
Descriptors: Beginning Reading, Elementary Education, Independent Reading, Individualized Reading, Phonics, Reading Comprehension, Reading Instruction, Reading Material Selection, Reading Materials, Reading Programs, Reading Readiness, Reading Research, Reading Tests, Resource Materials, Testing
Heinemann Educational Books, Inc., 4 Front St., Exeter, NH 03833 ($11.50 paper)
Publication Type: Books; Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A