ERIC Number: EJ604621
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2000
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Literature Circles: Creating an Environment for Choice.
Peralta-Nash, Claudia; Dutch, Julie A.
Primary Voices K-6, v8 n4 p29-37 Apr 2000
Describes how two teachers in a fourth-grade classroom adapted the idea of literature study to a format that nurtured first- and second-language learning for all their students. Shows how choice of reading materials and choice of language to discuss what was read provided opportunities for students to raise their levels of both fluency and literacy. (SR)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher; Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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