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Author Machado, Jeanne M.

Title Early childhood experiences in language arts : emerging literacy / Jeanne M. Machado
Edition Seventh edition
Published Clifton Park, NY : Thomson/Delmar Learning, [2003]
©2003

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Description xvi, 654 pages : color illustrations ; 26 cm
Contents Sect. 1. Language Development: Emerging Literacy in the Young Child -- Ch. 1. Beginnings of Communication -- Ch. 2. The Tasks of the Toddler -- Ch. 3. Preschool Years -- Ch. 4. Growth Systems Affecting Early Language Ability -- Sect. 2. Developing Language Arts Programs -- Ch. 5. Understanding Differences -- Ch. 6. Achieving Language and Literacy Goals through Programming -- Ch. 7. Promoting Language and Literacy -- Sect. 3. Listening: Literate Beginnings -- Ch. 8. Developing Listening Skills -- Sect. 4. Introducing Literature -- Ch. 9. Children and Books -- Ch. 10. Storytelling -- Ch. 11. Poetry -- Ch. 12. Flannel (Felt) Boards and Activity Sets -- Sect. 5. Speech Growth: Conversation, Expression, and Dramatization -- Ch. 13. Realizing Speaking Goals -- Ch. 14. Group Times -- Ch. 15. Puppetry and Beginning Drama Experiences -- Sect. 6. Writing: Print Awareness and Use -- Ch. 16. Print - Early Knowledge and Emerging Interest -- Sect. 7. Reading: A Language Art
Ch. 17. Reading and Preschoolers -- Sect. 8. Settings Promoting Literacy: At School and Home -- Ch. 18. Developing a Literacy Environment -- Ch. 19. The Parent-Center Partnership
Summary Early Childhood Experiences in Language Arts: Emerging Literacy is a must-have resource on language arts instruction for young children. Combining current research and appropriate early childhood practices, it fosters an understanding of how techniques and planned programs affect children's language development. Rich in examples and activities, no teacher, child care provider, or parent should be without this invaluable resource
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 623-643) and index
Subject Literacy -- Study and teaching.
Literacy.
Language arts (Early childhood)
Language acquisition -- Parent participation.
LC no. 2002019305
ISBN 0766849627
Other Titles Language arts