ERIC Number: EJ562474
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1998
Reference Count: 0
Recreational Reading: Choices of Fourth Graders.
Boulware, Beverly J.; Foley, Christy L.
Journal of Reading Education, v23 n2 p17-22 Win 1998
Compares readability levels of the recreational reading books selected by fourth graders. Finds that the students chose books from their school libraries and read (or chose not to read) books on all their reading levels. Concludes that students read books related to their interests, regardless of the book's readability or the student's reading ability. (RS)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Journal availability: The Organization of Teacher Educators in Reading, Dewayne Smith, Managing Editor, 2211 N.E. Halsey, No. 11, Portland, OR 97232.