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ERIC Number: EJ612328
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2000
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ISSN: ISSN-0193-841X
The Effect of the "Weekly Reader" on Children's Knowledge of Current Events.
Hofstetter, Carolyn Huie; Hofstetter, C. Richard; Lapp, Diane; Flood, James
Evaluation Review, v24 n3 p272-94 Jun 2000
Studied the effects of reading the "Weekly Reader" on children's knowledge of current events. Results from 2,331 urban and suburban elementary school students, aged 8 to 12, show increased knowledge of current events among younger children who used the "Weekly Reader," but the effect was less in grades 4 through 6. (SLD)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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