ERIC Number: EJ581450
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1999
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Leisure Time Reading and Orthographic Processes in Word Recognition among Norwegian Third- and Fourth-Grade Students.
Braten, Ivar; Lie, Alfred; Andreassen, Rune; Olaussen, Bodil S.
Reading and Writing: An Interdisciplinary Journal, v11 n1 p65-88 Feb 1999
Finds that home literacy environment influenced leisure-time reading, and that leisure-time reading contributed to orthographic processing skill beyond the prediction provided by phonological processing skill. Finds that home literacy environment influenced orthographic processing skill indirectly by its influence on leisure-time reading. Shows the robustness of orthographic skill independent of phonological processing. (RS)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Identifiers - Location: Norway