ERIC Number: ED354667
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1993
Auditory Processes. Revised Edition.
This book presents training activities for special education or regular teachers to use with children having auditory processing disorders. Each chapter begins with a discussion of theory and general intervention guidelines and then presents remedial activities. The first chapter looks at auditory processes overall, lists the normal sequence of auditory skill development, and offers suggestions for helping students with auditory processing problems in the regular classroom. The second chapter considers auditory discrimination and provides a list of appropriate tests and 85 remedial exercises. Next, a list of tests and 71 remedial exercises are provided for improving auditory memory. The fourth chapter considers auditory perception, identifying tests and giving 64 exercises. Remaining chapters provide discussion, suggested tests, and remedial exercises for: auditory-vocal association (60 exercises); auditory synthesis (34 exercises); auditory-vocal automaticity (32 exercises); auditory figure-ground (12 exercises); and reading skills (24 exercises). The last chapter lists commercial materials including books, filmstrips and accompanying records, games, instructional aids, instructional kits, programs, records, tapes, and workbooks and reprint masters. Publishers' addresses are also provided. (DB)
Descriptors: Auditory Discrimination, Auditory Perception, Auditory Tests, Auditory Training, Classroom Techniques, Elementary Secondary Education, Learning Activities, Listening Comprehension, Memory, Perceptual Development, Perceptual Handicaps, Reading Instruction, Remedial Instruction, Teaching Methods
Academic Therapy Publications, 20 Commercial Blvd., Novato, CA 94949-6191 ($12.50).
Publication Type: Books; Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: N/A