Beginning Reading

Some articles on reading, beginning reading, beginning:

Low Vision - Types of Help Available - Other Aids
... 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. 2010) are helpful for teaching word families and blending skills to beginning readers with low vision ...
Children's Literature - History
... In the beginning the same tales that adults tell and enjoy are adapted for children ... 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 ...
History and Controversy - Phonics in The United States
... of debate has occurred over whether English phonics should or should not be used in teaching beginning reading ... 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 ...

Famous quotes containing the words reading and/or beginning:

    The unread story is not a story; it is little black marks on wood pulp. The reader, reading it, makes it live: a live thing, a story.
    Ursula K. Le Guin (b. 1929)

    The system was breaking down. The one who had wandered alone past so many happenings and events began to feel, backing up along the primal vein that led to his center, the beginning of hiccup that would, if left to gather, explode the center to the extremities of life, the suburbs through which one makes one’s way to where the country is.
    John Ashbery (b. 1927)