ERIC Number: EJ553709
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1997
Young Deaf Children's Response to Picture Book Reading in a Preschool Setting.
Williams, Cheri L.; McLean, Mari M.
Research in the Teaching of English, v31 n3 p337-66 Oct 1997
Studies profoundly deaf children's responses to picture book reading in a preschool environment as compared to responses of hearing children. Finds that in spite of a severe delay in learning language, deaf children's responses to the picture books were similar to those of hearing children. Concludes that deaf children learned a great deal about language by reading picture books. (TB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A