ERIC Number: EJ532490
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1996
Reference Count: 0
Finding a "Voice": Primary Students with Developmental Disabilities Express Personal Meanings through Writing.
Patzer, Catherine E.; Pettegrew, Barbara S.
TEACHING Exceptional Children, v29 n2 p22-27 Nov-Dec 1996
This article discusses a program that used holistic literacy instruction to foster literacy growth, self-expression, and communication skills in children with developmental disabilities. Strategies are highlighted for providing writing opportunities in the classroom, and recommendations are made to guide teachers in planning curricula and instruction that foster literacy learning. (CR)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive; Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A