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Reading in Primary Schools

1st Edition

By Geoffrey R. Roberts

Routledge

118 pages

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Learning to read and the teaching of reading have long been surrounded with controversy. Originally published in 1969, this book takes the view that the subject is best approached via linguistic theory. The relationship between reading and spoken language is clearly brought out in the author’s attempt to define more closely the area in which the teacher has to operate when teaching children to read. His analysis of reading problems in children up to the age of 11 will encourage experienced teachers to question constructively their own beliefs and practices, while the book as a whole provides a valuable introduction to the psychology of reading for the student of education.

Table of Contents

1. Introduction 2. Skilled Reading 3. Learning to Read 4. The Organization of Reading in the Classroom 5. Reading in the Junior School 6. Quicker Reading in the Junior School 7. A Method to Meet the Needs of Backward Readers 8. The Task of the Teacher 9. Training Students 10. Sources of Books for Children. Bibliography.

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Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
EDU000000
EDUCATION / General