ERIC Number: EJ629192
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2001
Reference Count: 0
Children Draw Their Images of Reading and Writing.
McKay, Roberta A.; Kendrick, Maureen E.
Language Arts, v78 n6 p529-33 Jul 2001
Uses children's drawings about reading and writing to provide valuable insights into metalinguistic knowledge that children have about literacy, including their beliefs about self and others as language users and knowledge about the demands of different literacy events. Makes a case for children's art as a source of insight on the nature and development of literacy. (SG)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Evaluative
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Theme: "Changing the Way We Think about Language Arts" Revisited.