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ERIC Number: EJ547103
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1997
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Reference Count: 0
ISSN: ISSN-0034-0561
Connecting School and Home Literacy Experiences through Cross-Age Reading.
Fox, Barbara J.; Wright, Maripat
Reading Teacher, v50 n5 p396-403 Feb 1997
Describes a cross-age reading program called Storymates, which connected school and home literacy experiences of 9-, 10-, and 11-year olds through storybook reading to younger siblings, relatives, and neighborhood friends. Discusses exploring story structure in the classroom; reading storybooks in school and at home; how retellings improved; and reactions of teachers, students, and parents. (SR)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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