ERIC Number: EJ479533
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1993
Reference Count: 0
The Case for Free Voluntary Reading.
Krashen, Stephen D.
Canadian Modern Language Review, v50 n1 p72-82 Oct 1993
Evidence that shows the value of free voluntary reading (FVR) for language acquisition and literacy development is reviewed. Additional evidence is reported showing the advantages of FVR as a source of ideas and information, contributor to life success, and inhibitor of verbal memory decline. (Contains 34 references.) (LB)
Publication Type: Information Analyses; Opinion Papers; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A