Children's Reading and Spelling: Beyond the First Steps

  • Publish Date: 2009-02-09
  • Binding: Paperback
  • Author: Terezinha Nunes;Peter Bryant
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This book extends models of early literacy, analyzing how childrens reading and spelling skills develop throughout their school career.

  • An account of how a childs reading and spelling develop which goes beyond the early years
  • Shows that there are radical changes in the way children read and spell as they get older
  • Describes a new theory about the learning that goes on in the later stages of reading and spelling
  • Makes clear the educational implications of this theory
  • The authors research has previously contributed to the literacy hour a government initiative to improve the teaching of literacy skills in UK schools