ERIC Number: EJ579284
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1999
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Linguistic Benefits of Literature for Children's Language Performance in Teacher Education Contexts.
Barnitz, John G.; Gipe, Joan P.; Richards, Janet C.
Reading Teacher, v52 n5 p528-31 Feb 1999
Explores the linguistic rationale for using children's literature and other authentic texts in literacy instruction. Describes some aspects of one literature-based approach in a field-based preservice teacher-education program. (SR)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive; Reports - Research
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