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ERIC Number: EJ1110819
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2013
Pages: 9
Abstractor: As Provided
Reference Count: 21
ISSN: ISSN-2374-7404
Engaging Readers, Increasing Comprehension, and Building Skills: The Power of Patterned Books
Grote-Garcia, Stephanie; Durham, Patricia
Texas Journal of Literacy Education, v1 n1 p45-53 2013
Reading comprehension requires thoughtful interactions between the reader, the text, and the author. The author may assist the reader in building meaning by creating purposefully crafted conversations that are organized into predictable patterns also known as patterned books. In this article, three predictable patterns found within children's text are discussed.
Texas Journal of Literacy Education. Sam Houston State University, 1908 Bobby Marks Drive Box 2119, Huntsville, TX 77341. Web site:
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
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Language: English
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