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ERIC Number: EJ637756
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2001
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ISSN: ISSN-1520-3247
Beyond Shared Book Reading: Dimensions of Home Literacy and Low-Income African American Preschoolers' Skills.
Britto, Pia Rebello; Brooks-Gunn, Jeanne
New Directions for Child and Adolescent Development, n92 p73-89 Sum 2001
Examined associations between individual dimensions of the home literacy environment and specific emergent literacy skills among low-income preschoolers. Found that three dimensions of family literacy environments--language and verbal interactions, learning climate, and social and emotional climate--differentially foster preschool children's emerging literacy. (DLH)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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