Beginning Reading

Some articles on beginning reading, reading, beginning:

History and Controversy - Phonics in The United States
... phonics should or should not be used in teaching beginning reading ... work of Favell Lee Mortimer, whose works using phonics includes the early flashcard set Reading Disentangled (1834) and text Reading Without Tears (1857) ... Beginning in the 1950s, however, inspired by a landmark study by Dr ...
Children's Literature - History
... In the beginning the same tales that adults tell and enjoy are adapted for children ... Aesop and Homer, along with the Greek playwrights were "at the heart of early reading and writing" in Greece at this time ... Considered a landmark for the beginning of pleasure reading marketed specifically to children, it reflected Jean-Jacques Rousseau's new theories that children ...
Low Vision - Types of Help Available - Other Aids
... people can, of course, make use of these tools as well as large-print reading materials and e-book readers which provide varying font sizes ... Children with low vision sometimes have reading delays but do benefit from phonics-based beginning reading instruction methods ... word families and blending skills to beginning readers with low vision ...

Famous quotes containing the words reading and/or beginning:

    Much reading is an oppression of the mind, and extinguishes the natural candle, which is the reason of so many senseless scholars in the world.
    William Penn (1644–1718)

    The beginning of an acquaintance whether with persons or things is to get a definite outline of our ignorance.
    George Eliot [Mary Ann (or Marian)