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ERIC Number: EJ499972
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1994
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Reference Count: 0
ISSN: ISSN-1068-6177
Literacy as a Sociocultural Tool in the Pursuit of Friendship.
Westburg, Laura
Dimensions of Early Childhood, v23 n1 p5-9 Fall 1994
Describes the use of electronic mail and coded messages by two five-year olds in an early childhood class, examining the effects of early literacy on social interaction. Suggests that teachers need to create a classroom culture that offers authentic, meaningful experiences for children and that reflect real-life uses of literacy. (MDM)
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive; Journal Articles
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Language: English
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