ERIC Number: EJ628317
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2000
Reference Count: 0
The Literacy Connection: Bringing Libraries & Classrooms Together.
Library Mosaics, v11 n6 p16-17 Nov-Dec 2000
Describes roles libraries play in battling illiteracy, and the need for schools to adopt some of these practices. Uses as examples the efforts of one children's librarian. Discusses interaction in storytelling; obstacles students face in learning to read; picture books and visual storytelling; parental involvement; adult literacy programs; and the library-school partnership. (AEF)
Descriptors: Childrens Libraries, Educational Development, Elementary Secondary Education, Librarian Teacher Cooperation, Library Role, Library Services, Literacy, Public Schools, Reading, Reading Ability, Reading Habits, Story Reading, Story Telling
Journal availability: Yenor, Inc., P.O. Box 5171, Culver City, CA 90231. Tel: 310-645-4998; Web site: http://www.librarymosaics.com.
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A