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ERIC Number: EJ579501
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1999
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Reference Count: 0
ISSN: ISSN-0896-3746
Books for Babies: An Overlooked Resource for Working with New Families.
Straub, Susan
Infants and Young Children, v11 n3 p79-88 Jan 1999
Argues that reading children's picture books to babies is an underestimated resource for addressing parenting skills and developmental issues, for providing emotional attachment and satisfaction, and for promoting basic literacy. The program "Read to Me" is described as an inexpensive, nondidactic and pleasurable intervention model for use with at-risk families. (Author/CR)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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Language: English
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