TITLE

Ready to Write

AUTHOR(S)
Church, Ellen Booth
PUB. DATE
February 2009
SOURCE
Scholastic Parent & Child;Feb/Mar2009, Vol. 16 Issue 5, p72
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the reading and writing skills of children at age five and six. It states that most kindergartners are excited about reading and writing because their literacy skills are growing by the day. Reading at this stage includes the use of color, size, shape, and context to understand everything. Kindergartners usually experiment with different ways of writing. Parents are advised to ask the child to read books and encourage his love of writing by putting together a special journal.
ACCESSION #
37360258

 

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