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Helping your child become a reader; with activities for children from infancy through age 6

Publisher: U.S. Department of Education, Office of Educational Research and Improvement

Published At: Washington, DC

Date Published: 2000

Distributor: Clearinghouse on Adult Education and Literacy, Division of Adult Education and Literacy, Office of Vocational and Adult Education, U.S. Department of Education

Source Address: 400 Maryland Avenue, S.W., Mary E. Switzer Bldg, Room 4428

Source City/State/Zip: Washington DC 20202-7240

Phone: 202-205-9996

Material Type: Teaching Guide

Intended Audience: General

Physical Media: Print

Physical Description: 40 p.

Subjects: Family Literacy; Literacy; Literacy Education; Parent Participation; Reading Aloud To Others; Beginning Reading; Parent Education; Story Reading

Intended for parents of young children, this document gives an explanation of why and how to use language skills to help young children grow into readers. There are suggested activities to help parents encourage young children to read. Includes bibliography of recommended books for children and books about reading to them.

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OTAN activities are funded by contract CN220124 from the Adult Education Office, in the Career & College Transition Division, California Department of Education, with funds provided through Federal P.L., 105-220, Section 223. However, OTAN content does not necessarily reflect the position of that department or the U.S. Department of Education.