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Lessons in Literacy: What a Five-Year-Old Taught Her Teacher-Mom

By: Eve Newsome
Publication: The Quarterly, Vol. 22, No. 2
Date: Spring 2000

Summary: Newsome, a teacher and a mother, isolates elements that helped her five-year-old to grow in literacy: exposure to language, availability of tools from books to pencils, and opportunities to write.

 

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