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ERIC Number: ED498492
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2007-Mar-22
Pages: 232
Abstractor: ERIC
Reference Count: 0
ISBN: ISBN-9-781-4129-0208-3
Teaching and Learning Communication, Language and Literacy
Browne, Ann
Paul Chapman Publishing
In this book, Ann Browne draws on research findings and good practice to provide practical and guidance about working with young children aged 3-5 years in nursery and reception classes. The author covers all of the key theoretical issues, providing a wealth of classroom examples. Practical suggestions for activities and resources include ways of working with environmental print and found texts, ICT, TV, video, and books. This practical resource examines: (1) How young children develop as learners and users of language and literacy; (2) The contribution that home and school make to their learning; (3) Play as a context and a resource for learning; and (4) The role of adults in supporting and extending learning. The book contains the following chapters: (1) Setting the Scene for Communication, Language and Literacy; (2) Speaking and Listening; (3) Reading; (4) Writing; (5) Inclusion; (6) Working with Parents and Other Adults; (7) Assessment; and (8) Planning for Communication, Language and Literacy.
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Publication Type: Books; Collected Works - General
Education Level: Early Childhood Education
Audience: N/A
Language: English
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