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Title Family literacy : connections in schools and communities / Lesley Mandel Morrow, editor.

Imprint Newark, Del. : International Reading Association, ©1995.


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 University of Saint Joseph: Pope Pius XII Library - Standard Shelving Location  302.2244 F198F c.3  Check Shelf
Description x, 321 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and indexes.
Contents Family literacy: new perspectives, new practices / Lesley Mandel Morrow -- Which way for family literacy: intervention or empowerment? / Elsa Roberts Auerbach -- Implementing an intergenerational literacy project: lessons learned / Jeanne R. Paratore -- Combining parents' and teachers' thoughts about storybook reading at home and school / Patricia A. Edwards -- The family writing and reading appreciation program / Lesley Mandel Morrow with Jody L. Scoblionko and Dixie Shafer.
(Cont.) Have you heard any good books lately?: encouraging shared reading at home with books and audiotapes / Patricia S. Koskinen [and others] -- Enhancing adolescent mothers' guided participation in literacy / Susan B. Neuman -- Let the circle be unbroken: teens as literacy learners and teachers / Billie J. Enz and Lyndon W. Searfoss -- The reading is fundamental motivational approach to family literacy / Ruth Graves and James H. Wendorf -- Helping first graders get a running start in reading / Linda B. Gabrell [and others] -- The even start family literacy program / Patricia A. McKee and Nancy Rhett -- A comprehensive approach to family-focused services / Meta W. Potts and Susan Paull.
(Cont.) Parents and children reading together: the Barbara Bush Ffundation for family literacy / Benita Somerfield -- Linking families, childcare, and literacy: Sesame Street preschool educational program / Iria Sroka, Jeanette Betancourt, and Myra Ozaeta -- The family literacy alliance: using public television, book-based series to motivate at-risk populations / Twila C. Liggett -- Family literacy practice in the United Kingdom -- an international perspective / Colin Harrison -- Opportunities for literacy learning in the homes of urban preschoolers / Linda Baker, Robert Serpell, and Susan Sonnenschein -- Children practicing reading at home: what we know about how parents help / Diane H. Tracey -- Shared lives and shared stories: exploring critical literacy connections among family members / Daniel Madigan -- Representations of literacy: parents' images in two cultural communities / Vivian L. Gadsden.
Language In English.
Summary Comprehensive listing and discussion of family literacy programs and practices.
Subject Literacy -- United States.
Family literacy programs -- United States.
Reading -- Parent participation -- United States.
Critical literacy.
Family literacy.
Literacy education.
Parent participation.
Parents as teachers.
Reading programs.
Cultural influences.
Early reading.
Educational television.
English (Second language)
Family characteristics.
Family influence.
Family involvement.
Parent education.
Parent role.
Reading aloud to others.
Reading teaching.
School based programs.
Story reading.
Early childhood education.
Program descriptions.
Family literacy programs. (OCoLC)fst00920395
Literacy. (OCoLC)fst00999859
Reading -- Parent participation. (OCoLC)fst01090655
United States. (OCoLC)fst01204155
Eltern (DE-588)4014516-5
Kind (DE-588)4030550-8
Leseunterricht (DE-588)4035448-9
Aanvankelijk lezen.
Läskunnighet -- Förenta staterna.
Föräldrainflytande -- Förenta staterna.
United States.
Indexed Term Intergenerational learning
Shared reading
United States
Added Author Morrow, Lesley Mandel.
Other Form: Online version: Family literacy. Newark, Del. : International Reading Association, ©1995 (OCoLC)622312653
ISBN 0872071278
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