ERIC Number: ED312626
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1989
Reference Count: N/A
Beginning Literacy and Your Child.
Silvern, Stephen B.; Silvern, Linda R.
Emphasizing that beginning literacy consists of experiences during the first years of life that lead to reading and writing, this booklet offers practical tips for parents who wish to create a literate home environment for their young children. The booklet discusses reading with the child, listening and talking to the child, going to the library together, and other informal activities. The booklet also contains recommended reading and resources for parents. (NKA)
Descriptors: Emergent Literacy, Family Environment, Literacy, Parent Attitudes, Parent Child Relationship, Reading Writing Relationship, Young Children
Parent Booklets, International Reading Association, 800 Barksdale Rd., P.O. Box 8139, Newark, DE 19714-8139 (No. 164, $1.75 prepaid); ERIC Clearinghouse on Reading and Communication Skills, 2805 E. 10th St., Suite 150, Indiana University, Bloomington, IN 47401 ($1.75 prepaid).
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Office of Educational Research and Improvement (ED), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: ERIC Clearinghouse on Reading and Communication Skills, Bloomington, IN.; International Reading Association, Newark, DE.