Young Children's Literacy Development and the Role of Televisual Texts

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Overview

Explores and analyses the ways in which very young children's developing literacy can be supported by their experience of watching TV and videos. Specifically, the book addresses ways teachers can use children's experience of watching stories on video or TV to feed back to their own story-writing, reading, story-telling and role-play in the classroom. Explores areas specifically highlighted in the National Curriculum for English, an will benefit teachers developing their literacy teaching in light of the government Literacy Hour initiative.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780750708555
  • Publisher: Taylor & Francis
  • Publication date: 5/1/1999
  • Pages: 224
  • Product dimensions: 6.14 (w) x 9.21 (h) x 0.63 (d)

Table of Contents

List of Figures
Notes about Transcriptions
Acknowledgments
Ch. 1 Introduction 1
Ch. 2 Teachers and Schools 16
Ch. 3 Children and Parents 31
Ch. 4 Children's Perspectives 52
Ch. 5 Reading Different Texts 81
Ch. 6 Storytelling and the Moves into Writing 103
Ch. 7 Gender Issues 148
Afterword 169
References 171
App. A Children's Questionnaire 179
App. B Parents' Questionnaire 186
App. C: List of Transcripts 193
App. D Transcript of Rehana's Wolfie Stories (Puppets) 194
App. E Transcript of The Faraway Tree (Oral story) 198
App. F Transcript of Retelling of Pollyanna 201
Index 203
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