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ERIC Number: EJ596881
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1999
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ISSN: ISSN-0886-0246
Sharing Books: Examining How and Why Mothers Deviate from the Print.
Martin, Linda E.; Reutzel, D. Ray
Reading Research and Instruction, v39 n1 p39-70 Fall 1999
Examines the types of book-sharing strategies mothers use to make book language comprehensible and enjoyable for children. Finds mothers of 24-month-olds and 4-year-olds used questions and extended explanations whereas mothers of 6-,12-, and 18-month-olds used simpler language and engagement strategies. (NH)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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