ERIC Number: EJ304253
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1984
Reference Count: 0
"But I Don't Know All the Words!"
Aspatore, Jilleen V.
Foreign Language Annals, v17 n4 p297-99 Sep 1984
Describes a method of teaching reading skills in a second language that focuses on: (1) eliminating the student's fear of giving a "wrong answer"; (2) discouraging overuse of a dictionary; (3) teaching recognition of cognates, roots, and the use of certain prefixes and suffixes; (4) using a variety of texts; and (5) utilizing skimming, scanning, and decoding processes. (SED)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
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