ERIC Number: EJ373909
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1988
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Written Language Environments of Young Children: Comparison of Scandinavian, British, and American Kindergartens.
Nurss, Joanne R.
International Journal of Early Childhood, v20 n1 p45-53 Jun 1988
Compares and describes written language environments of kindergarten children in Scandinavia, Great Britain, and the United States. Finds a lack of written language in Scandinavian kindergartens, writing in the context of interactive play in Great Britain, and either academic writing instruction or developmentally appropriate print-rich environments in the United States. (SKC)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Identifiers - Location: Denmark; Norway; Sweden; United Kingdom (Great Britain)