ERIC Number: EJ603217
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2000
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Explaining Social Class Differences in Growth of Reading Skills from Beginning Kindergarten through Fourth-Grade: The Role of Phonological Awareness, Rate of Access, and Print Knowledge.
Hecht, Steven A.; Burgess, Stephen R.; Torgesen, Joseph K.; Wagner, Richard K.; Rashotte, Carol A.
Reading and Writing: An Interdisciplinary Journal, v12 n1-2 p99-127 Mar 2000
Presents a longitudinal study that aims to further understanding of reasons for social class differences in growth of decoding and reading comprehension skills from beginning kindergarten through children's fourth grade year. Finds that the reasons for social class differences in growth of reading skills depended on the time interval that was considered. (SC)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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