ERIC Number: EJ544860
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1997
Reference Count: 0
Using Periodicals To Promote Reading/Writing Competencies.
Dwyer, Edward J.
Research and Teaching in Developmental Education, v13 n2 p105-109 Spr 1997
Suggests using weekly news magazines to help students develop reading and writing skills. Discusses classroom activities used by the author, such as free reading time, asking questions, writing exercises, maintaining portfolios, analyzing advertisements, tests based on articles, letter writing, and voter registration due to increased interest in politics. (AJL)
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A