ERIC Number: EJ405085
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1990
Reference Count: 0
Breaking the Cycle of Failure through the Thematic Experience Approach.
Davis, Susan J.
Journal of Reading, v33 n6 p420-23 Mar 1990
Describes the Thematic Experience Approach, designed to build on positive experiences that enlarge the high school dropout's perspective while building self-esteem, background knowledge, and reading ability. Describes a sample unit dealing with legal rights as presented in a history class, a futures class, and two language arts classes. (RS)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive; Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
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