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Author Australian Reading Association. Conference (16th : 1991 : Adelaide, S.A.)

Title Literacy, making it explicit, making it possible : selected papers from the 16th Australian Reading Association Conference, Adelaide, South Australia 7-11 July, 1991 / edited by Phil Cormack
Published Carlton South, Vic. : Australian Reading Association, [1991?]


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Description [ii], 264 pages ; 25 cm
Contents Day 1. Supporting all students to be powerful readers and writers Beyond K-12 : literacy at the tertiary level / Chrystine Bouffler -- Building bridges and making connections : helping children on the literacy journey / Hazel Brown -- Metalinguistic awareness revisited : its contribution to the child's appropriation of form / Courtney B. Cazden -- The reluctant writer and faulty handwriting grip / Joe Dora -- Making the difference : supporting unsuccessful readers and writers at year seven / Elaine Furniss -- Day 2. Literacy, learning and enquiry Writing the landscape : approaches to environmental writing / David Homer, Rosie Kerin, Tony Stevens -- Sloppy kisses revisited : a research report on parent, child and text factors in reading aloud in the home / Julie Spreadbury -- Behind the language : mathematics / Helen Pengelly -- Learning science through language : strategies for science teachers / Peter Stannard -- Cultural literacy : a critique / Gordon Taylor --
Day 3. Learners' viewpoints of literacy Worldviews and popular culture : what do they mean for how to teach? / Catherine Beavis, Noel Gough -- Indigenous writing in the Northern Territory : Aboriginal bilingual education / Stephen Harris -- Deconstructing texts, reconstructing courses for textual literacy / Wendy Morgan -- Teachers, children and writing in classrooms / Gaelene Rowe -- Day 4. Literacy and power Assessing reading approaches : a natural approach / Phil Builder -- The writing reading assessment program : a state-wide literacy audit / Kevin Comber, Alan Laslett, Kate Perkins, Betty Weeks -- Getting it right is hard : redressing the politics of literacy in the 1990s / Colin Lankshear -- Make or break factors in Aboriginal students learning to read in urban classrooms : a socio-cultural perspective / Merridy Malin -- Power, authority and reader-response -- / Annette Patterson -- Writing with word processors : supporting powerful learning in the English/language arts classroom / Ilana Snyder
Notes Cover title: 16th Australian Reading Association National Conference : selected papers
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references
Notes ┬ęCopyright individual authors
Issuing Body On cover: 16th Australian Reading Association National Conference, Adelaide Convention Centre 7-11 July, 1991
Subject Language arts -- Congresses.
Language experience approach in education -- Australia.
Literacy programs -- Australia -- Congresses.
Literacy -- Psychological aspects -- Congresses.
Literacy -- Australia -- Congresses.
Reading -- Australia -- Congresses.
Reading -- Australia.
Genre/Form Conference papers and proceedings.
Author Cormack, Phil.
ISBN 0949512397
Other Titles 16th Australian Reading Association national conference : selected papers
Sixteenth Australian Reading Association national conference
16th Australian Reading Association national conference : selected papers
Sixteenth Australian Reading Association national conference