Starting Out Right by BurnsStarting Out Right by Burns

Starting Out Right


Paperback | January 9, 2003

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A devastatingly large number of people in America cannot read well enough to succeed in life. With literacy problems plaguing as many as 4 in 10 children in America, this book discusses how best to help children succeed in reading. The book includes 55 activities to do with children to help them become successful readers, a list of recommended children's books, and a guide to CD-ROMs and Web sites. A must-read for specialists in primary education as well as pediatricians, childcare providers, tutors, literacy advocates, and parents.
Title:Starting Out RightFormat:PaperbackDimensions:8.75 × 6.35 × 0.68 inPublished:January 9, 2003Publisher:National Academy Press

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ISBN - 10:0309064104

ISBN - 13:9780309064101

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In today’s society, if you can’t read, it’s hard to succeed. Starting Out Right is an informational tool for any parent, offering insights on preparing a child who is starting to read. It also provides information about who is at risk and recommendations for parents, schools and curriculum designers. These practical guidelines and suggestions are a must for anyone who is helping children learn to read.