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ERIC Number: EJ1047378
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2013
Pages: 8
Abstractor: As Provided
ISSN: ISSN-0090-4244
Bridging Authentic Experiences and Literacy Skills through the Language Experience Approach
Huang, Jiuhan
Journal of Adult Education, v42 n1 p8-15 2013
Although the research base is small on adult English language learners (ELLs) who are learning English while also acquiring basic literacy, this research can still guide instructional practices. The essential components of reading skills suggests that the Language Experience Approach has the potential to integrate relevant meaning-focused reading with the instruction of basic reading skills. An example using the Language Experience Approach with low literacy ELLs is provided.
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: Adult Education
Audience: N/A
Language: English
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