ERIC Number: EJ612790
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2000
Reference Count: 0
Lisa and Her Mom: Finding Success in Reading the Word (in "strikeout" text) World.
McClain, Veda Pendleton
Language Arts, v78 n1 p21-29 Sep 2000
Presents a case study of the "Coleman family" to examine support for literacy within an economically disadvantaged family, in which the child learned to value literacy and learned how to read very well despite the limited literacy abilities of the mother. Discusses ways teachers might help parents to support literacy growth at home and at school. (SR)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Evaluative
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Theme: Pondering Purpose.