ERIC Number: EJ591805
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1999
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Building Literacy with Child-Constructed Sociodramatic Play Centers.
Ferguson, Christine J.
Dimensions of Early Childhood, v27 n3 p23-29 Sum 1999
Presents suggestions for creating play-learning environments designed to promote children's early literacy. Suggests that stimulating and inviting environments, abundant in print-rich materials, realistic props, and manipulatives meaningful to children are most valuable. Themes include hospital, pizza restaurant, hardware store, flower shop, candy and toy store, pet groomer, baby store, beauty salon, grocery store, museum, and veterinarian's clinic. (LBT)
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom; Journal Articles
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