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ERIC Number: EJ585483
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1999
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ISSN: ISSN-0922-4777
Decoding and Sight-Word Naming: Are They Independent Components of Word Recognition Skill?
Aaron, P. G.; Joshi, R. M.; Ayotollah, Mahboobeh; Ellsberry, Annie; Henderson, Janet; Lindsey, Kim
Reading and Writing: An Interdisciplinary Journal, v11 n2 p89-127 Apr 1999
Considers the relationship between decoding and sight-word reading. Investigates whether to use the whole-word method or to build decoding skills before introducing sight words. Sets up five goals to address these issues. Concludes that sight-word reading instruction is likely to be successful if decoding skills are firmly established first. (SC)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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