ERIC Number: EJ667695
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2003
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What Do I Say When They Get Stuck on a Word? Aligning Teachers' Prompts with Students' Development.
Brown, Kathleen J.
Reading Teacher, v56 n8 p720-33 May 2003
Notes that to work at the cutting edge of children's reading development, primary-grade teachers need to consider some important questions about materials and curriculum. Discusses why word-recognition prompts are important, describes research on word-recognition prompts, and discusses teachers' materials and word-recognition prompts. Considers word prompts for learning about print, word-recognition prompts for breaking "the code," and word-recognition prompts for increasing fluency. Presents some general guidelines for word prompts. (SG)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher; Journal Articles
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