ERIC Number: EJ426477
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1990
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The Writing Box: Promoting Kindergarten and First Grade Children's Writing at Home.
Maloy, Robert W.; Edwards, Sharon A.
Contemporary Education, v61 n4 p195-99 Sum 1990
Describes home writing activities of six-year-old students in a Massachusetts home-classroom study, noting how parents contributed to writing development. Students received "The Writing Box," filled with writing materials, for use at home and school. The combination of parental support and the Writing Box facilitated children's acquisition of writing skills. (SM)
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