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Understanding Literacy Development

A Global View

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Published by Lawrence Erlbaum Associates .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Language acquisition,
  • Literacy,
  • Cross-cultural studies,
  • Social Science,
  • Language Arts / Linguistics / Literacy,
  • Teaching Methods & Materials - Reading,
  • Sociology,
  • Reading,
  • Language Arts & Disciplines / Literacy,
  • General

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsAnne McKeough (Editor), Linda M. Phillips (Editor), Vianne Timmons (Editor), Judy Lee Lupart (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages248
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9688967M
    ISBN 10080585116X
    ISBN 109780805851168

    Throughout this book, the question of why we assess reading frames our consideration of the diverse purposes for assessing reading. These. purposes include determining students’ reading development, informing instruction, demonstrating teacher and school accountability, describ-ing a reading program’s strengths and weaknesses, motivating andFile Size: 2MB.


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