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Learning to be literate

the development of spoken and written language
  • 249 Pages
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Blackwell , Oxford, UK, New York, NY, USA
Language acquisition., Literacy., Written communication -- Study and teaching., Children -- Lang
StatementAlison Garton and Chris Pratt.
ContributionsPratt, C. 1950-
Classifications
LC ClassificationsP118 .G27 1989
The Physical Object
Paginationx, 249 p. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2056047M
ISBN 100631158340, 0631158359
LC Control Number88034392

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The Process of Learning to Read In this chapter, we review research on the process of reading and what happens as children become readers.

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