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Choosing & using books with adult new readers

  • 148 Want to read
  • 22 Currently reading

Published by Neal-Schuman Publishers, Inc. in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Readers for new literates -- Bibliography.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes indexes.

    Other titlesChoosing and using books with adult new readers
    StatementMarguerite Crowley Weibel.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsZ1039.N47 W45 1996
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiv, 268 p. ;
    Number of Pages268
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL808506M
    ISBN 101555702112
    LC Control Number95045252

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Choosing & using books with adult new readers by Marguerite Crowley Weibel Download PDF EPUB FB2

Choosing And Using Books With Adult New Readers concludes with a summary of sources to help identify additional titles as they become available. The Amazon Book Review Author interviews, book reviews, editors' picks, and more. Read it now. Enter your mobile number or email address below and we'll send you a link to download the free Kindle App.

Author: Marguerite Crowley Weibel. Get this from a library. Choosing & using books with adult new readers. [Marguerite Crowley Weibel] -- Contains an annotated bibliography of titles that are appropriate for adults learning to read or trying to improve their reading skills, each assigned with a reading level of beginning, intermediate.

Written for teachers of adult literacy students and administrators of literacy programs, this book discusses a multitude of ways to use books appropriate for adult new readers. The book's first six chapters provide annotated lists of books suitable for new readers, including titles, authors, dates, publishers, and suggested reading : Marguerite Crowley Weibel.

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Here are some basic points to keep in mind. Very young children are attracted by brightly colored pictures of simple objects. Choosing and Using Fiction and Non-Fiction is a guide for primary teachers to the many kinds of texts children encounter, use and enjoy in their nursery and primary school years, providing an invaluable insight into the literature available.

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This annotated booklist includes easy-to-read materials for new adult readers. Criteria for selection of the materials were: (1) the content of the books and the form of presentation must be suitable for adults; (2) the materials must be suitable for persons of varying cultural and ethnic backgrounds; and (3) they must be oriented toward the urban resident.

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It’s divided into four sections: 1. Reading to Them: Choosing and sharing board books and picture books with babies and very young children. 2. Reading with Them: Launching the new reader with easy readers and chapter books.

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