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ERIC Number: EJ604728
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2000
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ISSN: ISSN-0360-9170
Rhythm of the Caribbean: Connecting Oral History and Literacy.
Honeyghan, Glasceta
Language Arts, v77 n5 p406-13 May 2000
Traces the author's own literacy development to her girlhood in a village in rural Jamaica. Looks at storytelling, singing, and rhymes in the rhythm of the village; reading from the Bible and stories told at home; rhythms of song and language in church; and the rhythm of poems and stories in school. Looks at implications for literacy instruction. (SR)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
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Language: English
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Identifiers - Location: Jamaica