Approaching Difficulties in Literacy Development: by Felicity Fletcher-Campbell, Janet M Soler, Gavin Reid

By Felicity Fletcher-Campbell, Janet M Soler, Gavin Reid

Coming near near problems in Literacy improvement: checks, Pedagogy and Programmes considers the complexity of literacy problems, exhibiting how learn into literacy problems needs to be multi-faceted and multi-disciplinary and contain various learn methods and techniques. The chapters exhibit that this can be essential to accommodate the wide variety of concerns which can, possibly, clarify literacy problems and recommend techniques and interventions to ease these problems. This Reader is appropriate to all postgraduate scholars of Literacy, in addition to educators, pros and coverage makers.

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13 8 8 5 5 6 — Note. Data from Scarborough (1998). It is reassuring that the results from prediction studies dovetail nicely with what has been learned from research on the cognitive requirements of skilled reading and the acquisition of its various ‘strands’. That is, although visual and motor skills of entering students have been a traditional focus of readiness testing, performance on such nonverbal tasks actually provides little prognostic information about future reading difficulties. On the other hand, rudimentary skills that tie in to the ‘word recognition’ strands – especially letter identification and phonological awareness – are among the best predictor measures.

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