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Reading for Slow Learners

A Curriculum Guide, 1st Edition

By W. K. Brennan


156 pages

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First published in 1978. Reading for Slow Learners is a practical guide for teachers, defining the objectives of the reading curriculum, identifying important aspects of teaching method and suggesting various approaches. This title will also be of interest to parents of children with learning difficulties.

Table of Contents

Foreword; Preface; Part One: The Reading Curriculum; 1. Introduction 2. The General Reading Curriculum 3. Phases in the Reading Curriculum 4. Recording and Continuity 5. Modification of the Main Reading Curriculum 6. Spelling; Bibliography; Part Two: Techniques and Activities; 7. Introduction 8. Motor-perceptual Activities Programme 9. Readiness for Reading 10. The Coventry Technique 11. Auditory-phonic Activities 12. Corrective Techniques 13. Remedial Programmes 14. The Rebus System 15. Audio-visual Methods 16. The Advisory Services

About the Series

Routledge Library Editions: Special Educational Needs

This set of 62 volumes, originally published between 1951 and 1999, amalgamates a wide breadth of literature on Special Educational Needs, with a particular focus on inclusivity, class management and curriculum theory. This collection of books from some of the leading scholars in the field provides a comprehensive overview of the subject how it has evolved over time, and will be of particular interest to students of Education and those undertaking teaching qualifications.

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