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ERIC Number: ED508344
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2007-Apr
Pages: 9
Abstractor: ERIC
Shining Stars: Preschoolers Get Ready to Read--How Parents Can Help Their Preschoolers Get Ready to Read
Goldman, Elizabeth; Adler, C. Ralph
National Institute for Literacy
Parents are their child's first and most important teacher. This booklet introduces parents to techniques for helping their preschoolers learn to read. Included is a story about how one mother and father encourage their children to read, a sample reading activity, and a checklist for parents of preschoolers. This brochure is based on "A Child Becomes a Reader--Birth to Preschool" [ED481898] published by the National Institute for Literacy. [The Partnership for Reading, a project administered by the National Institute for Literacy, is a collaborative effort of the National Institute for Literacy, the National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, the U.S. Department of Education, and the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services.]
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Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Parents
Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: National Institute for Literacy