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ERIC Number: EJ529877
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1996
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ISSN: ISSN-1068-6177
PeRCS: "Grand Conversations" with Multicultural Books.
Cobb, Jeanne; Rusher, Anne
Dimensions of Early Childhood, v24 n3 p5-10 Sum 1996
Describes reading aloud as an interaction between child, caregiver, and book. Asserts that the caregiver's role is to provide a framework for children to converse about books--characters, events, and themes. Describes the PeRCS (Purpose explore Read Connect Summarize) idea, which provides steps for language exploration and idea experimentation. Gives criteria for book selection. (BGC)
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive; Opinion Papers; Journal Articles
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Language: English
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