ERIC Number: EJ571643
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1998
Reference Count: 0
Literacy on the Road: Backpacking Partnerships between School and Home.
Richgels, Donald J.; Wold, Linda S.
Reading Teacher, v52 n1 p18-29 Sep 1998
Describes the "Three for the Road" reading program which sends children home with a backpack containing specific sets of books, activity suggestions, and materials (puppets, a response journal, and writing materials). Elaborates theoretical foundations of the program, tells how to implement it, and shares examples of first graders' and their parents' responses to it. (SR)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A