Literacy Through Symbols, Second Edition: Improving Access for Children and Adults by Tina Detheridge, Mike Detheridge | | Paperback | Barnes & Noble
Literacy Through Symbols: Improving Access for Children and Adults / Edition 2

Literacy Through Symbols: Improving Access for Children and Adults / Edition 2

by Tina Detheridge, Mike Detheridge
     
 

ISBN-10: 1853468525

ISBN-13: 9781853468520

Pub. Date: 11/15/2002

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

This second edition of an important and essentially practical book is now fully updated and revised to take into account the significant developments that have been made in using symbols to support literacy.
It is full of ideas and examples of the ways in which access to literacy can be enhanced through the use of symbols, based on the experience of the authors

Overview

This second edition of an important and essentially practical book is now fully updated and revised to take into account the significant developments that have been made in using symbols to support literacy.
It is full of ideas and examples of the ways in which access to literacy can be enhanced through the use of symbols, based on the experience of the authors and many practitioners. Topics covered include how symbols are being used in schools, colleges and day care centers; ways in which symbols can help to enhance learning and independence; lots of new examples of good practice from practitioners; the results of the Rebus Symbol development project; how symbols fit in with the National Literacy Strategy; and how symbols can be used to make information more accessible.

Teachers in mainstream and special schools, teaching assistants, day-care workers and parents should find this book helps them understand how to use symbols to improve literacy and aid communication.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781853468520
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
11/15/2002
Edition description:
Second Edition
Pages:
136
Product dimensions:
8.20(w) x 11.60(h) x 0.40(d)

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