ERIC Number: EJ581483
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1998
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The Daily Use of Poems to Develop Skilled Readers: A Language Arts Curriculum Enrichment.
Foster, Susan J.
Thresholds in Education, v24 n3 p11-14 Aug 1998
A first-grade teacher investigated the use of daily poetry readings to help students develop certain characteristics of skilled readers, including fluency and comprehension. Students in a class receiving poetry-reading instruction had higher comprehension scores and reading levels than students in a control class receiving basal-reader instruction. (14 references) (MLH)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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Identifiers - Location: Illinois