ERIC Number: ED339028
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1991
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Help Your Child Read and Succeed. A Parent's Guide.
Smith, Carl B.
Designed to help parents in their important role as their children's most powerful guide to reading and learning, this book contains directions, guidelines, and activities to build a positive environment and a relationship that promotes learning. Chapter titles are: (1) Helping Children with Reading and Learning; (2) Creating Interest and Positive Attitudes; (3) Improving Your Child's Reading Comprehension; (4) Skills for Identifying Words; (5) Building a Strong Vocabulary; (6) The Value of Reading Aloud; (7) Reading for Instructions, Graphs, Maps, and Tables; (8) Selecting Books for Children; (9) Flexibility and Reading Speed; and (10) How To Succeed with Your Child. Lists of preschool books, "predictable" books, books on audiotape, sample first grade reading vocabulary, and literary resources are provided in five appendixes. (RS)
Descriptors: Beginning Reading, Elementary Education, Parent Participation, Parent Student Relationship, Reading Aloud to Others, Reading Attitudes, Reading Comprehension, Reading Improvement, Reading Material Selection, Reading Processes, Reading Rate, Vocabulary Development
Grayson Bernard Publishers, 223 S. Pete Ellis Dr., Suite 12, P.O. Box 5247, Bloomington, IN 47407 ($12.95).
Publication Type: Books; Guides - Non-Classroom
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