Using story reading to encourage children's conversations

McNeill, Joyce H.; Fowler, Susan A.
June 1996
Teaching Exceptional Children;Summer96, Vol. 28 Issue 4, p43
Academic Journal
Provides recommendations for using strategies during story reading with children who have delayed language development. How to use conversational strategies in the classroom; Types of strategies to use with students; Reason for using strategies; Ways to help parents use the strategies at home; Suggestions for getting parents to participate. INSET: Talk to Me! (What the research says about young children and...


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