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ERIC Number: EJ542533
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1996
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ISSN: ISSN-1081-3004
A Walk through Gracie's Garden: Literacy and Cultural Explorations in a Mexican American Junior High School.
Brozo, William G.; And Others
Journal of Adolescent & Adult Literacy, v40 n3 p164-70 Nov 1996
Describes how the integration of reading and writing strategies in a learning unit on Mexican American culture heightens eighth graders' awareness of their heritage and helps them improve their literacy. Describes how cooperative meaning making with literature, making connections to home and community, and using literature that is culturally relevant and appealing added to the unit's success. (SR)
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive; Guides - Classroom - Teacher; Journal Articles
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Language: English
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