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ERIC Number: EJ573313
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1998
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Reference Count: 0
ISSN: ISSN-0034-0561
The View from the Discourse Level: Teaching Relationships and Text Structure.
Kane, Sharon
Reading Teacher, v52 n2 p182-84 Oct 1998
Argues that discourse knowledge (knowledge readers have of the way a text or story is organized) can be taught from the earliest grades using authentic contexts and quality children's literature as well as the children's own writing. Suggests specific books and specific strategies to foster the students' knowledge of three patterns of organization: time order, cause-effect, and comparison/contrast. (SR)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher; Journal Articles
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Language: English
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