ERIC Number: ED133724
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1976
Aspects of Reading Acquisition; Proceedings of the Annual Hyman Blumberg Symposium on Research in Early Childhood Education (5th, Johns Hopkins University, Nov. 13-14, 1974).
Guthrie, John T., Ed.
Papers collected in this volume were presented at the Fifth Annual Blumberg Symposium on Research in Early Childhood Education, held at Johns Hopkins University in 1974. Selections include "Alexia" (D. Frank Benson), "Young Children's Expectations for Reading" (Doris R. Entwisle), "Relations between Acquisition of Phonology and Reading" (Paula Menyuk), "Some Predictive Antecedents of Specific Reading Disability: A Two-, Three-, and Four-Year Follow-up" (Paul Satz, Janette Friel, and Fran Rudegeair), "Looking and Listening Strategies and Beginning Reading" (Marcel Kinsbourne), "Hierarchical Subskills in the Reading Acquisition Process" (S. Jay Samuels), "Designing Instruction in Reading: Interaction of Theory and Practice" (Lauren B. Resnick and Isabel L. Beck), and "Commentary on Research in Reading Acquisition" (Joanna Williams). In addition, the results of a questionnaire which gauged the backgrounds of program participants and evaluated their responses to the symposium proceedings are outlined. (KS)
Descriptors: Beginning Reading, Conference Reports, Elementary Secondary Education, Expectation, Learning Modalities, Phonology, Reading Difficulty, Reading Instruction, Reading Processes, Reading Research, Reading Skills
The Johns Hopkins University Press, Baltimore, Maryland 21218 ($12.95 cloth, $3.45 paper)
Publication Type: Collected Works - Proceedings
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A