Language and literacy

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Abstract

A newborn’s head cupped in the hands of a loving parent initiates the tender communication needed for later literacy skills. The child hears the utterings and intonations of the parent and learns the cadence and sounds of the native languages spoken.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationMedia Rich Instruction: Connecting Curriculum to All Learners
PublisherSpringer International Publishing
Pages69-82
Number of pages14
ISBN (Print)9783319001524, 9783319001517
DOIs
StatePublished - Jan 1 2014

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ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Social Sciences(all)

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Powell, P. J., & Prior, J. (2014). Language and literacy. In Media Rich Instruction: Connecting Curriculum to All Learners (pp. 69-82). Springer International Publishing. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-319-00152-4_5