Building a Foundation for Literacy and Learning

Ward-Cameron, Kathy
September 2013
Principal;Sep/Oct2013, Vol. 93 Issue 1, p16
The article discusses methods for fostering early literacy. The role of literacy in reading and writing success is explained. The definition of early literacy according to Head Start, a program of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, is presented. Described as well are the characteristics of literacy-rich preschool classrooms.


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