Language and Literacy Development Second Edition

This established text--now revised and updated--reveals how spoken language skills are acquired and how they affect children’s later reading and writing achievement.

Language and Literacy Development  Second Edition

Language and Literacy Development Second Edition

This established text--now revised and updated--reveals how spoken language skills are acquired and how they affect children’s later reading and writing achievement. With a unique focus on the needs of educators, the book examines the foundations of language in the developing brain. It explores the relationship of language processes to core literacy skills and probes the impact of motivational and sociocultural factors on children’s learning. Implications of developmental knowledge for classroom instruction are highlighted, and effective practices reviewed. Revealing vignettes, clear explanations of research, and lists of “main ideas” enhance the text’s accessibility for preservice teachers. New to This Edition *Chapter on emergent literacy and the predictors of reading success. *Incorporates the latest research, including findings from key longitudinal studies. *Increased attention to English learners, low-income children, and children with disabilities. *Updated and expanded topics, including usage-based theories of language acquisition, morphological knowledge in vocabulary and comprehension, phonological processing skills, and writing development.

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Language and Literacy Development, Second Edition
Language: en
Pages: 464
Authors: James P. Byrnes, Barbara A. Wasik
Categories: Education
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-07-09 - Publisher: Guilford Publications

This established text--now revised and updated--reveals how spoken language skills are acquired and how they affect children’s later reading and writing achievement. With a unique focus on the needs of educators, the book examines the foundations of language in the developing brain. It explores the relationship of language processes to
Handbook of Language and Literacy, Second Edition
Language: en
Pages: 715
Authors: C. Addison Stone, Elaine R. Silliman, Barbara J. Ehren, Geraldine P. Wallach
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-05-27 - Publisher: Guilford Publications

An acclaimed reference that fills a significant gap in the literature, this volume examines the linkages between spoken and written language development, both typical and atypical. Leading authorities address the impact of specific language-related processes on K-12 literacy learning, with attention to cognitive, neurobiological, sociocultural, and instructional issues. Approaches to
Language and Literacy Development
Language: en
Pages: 432
Authors: James P. Byrnes, Barbara A. Wasik
Categories: Education
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-03-23 - Publisher: Guilford Press

This book has been replaced by Language and Literacy Development, Second Edition, ISBN 978-1-4625-4004-4.
Literacy Development with English Learners, Second Edition
Language: en
Pages: 350
Authors: Lori Helman
Categories: Education
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-08-01 - Publisher: Guilford Publications

As the number of students learning English in elementary schools across the country continues to grow, so does the body of research on their literacy development. This respected course text and teacher resource synthesizes cutting-edge scholarship on how to teach English learners (ELs) at all levels of English proficiency. Accessible
Introduction to Language Development, Second Edition
Language: en
Pages: 288
Authors: Sandra Levey
Categories: Medical
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-12 - Publisher: Plural Publishing

Introduction to Language Development, Second Edition offers a highly accessible introduction to the complexities of language development. The textbook is designed for use in language acquisition courses in undergraduate and graduate speech-language pathology programs to facilitate both teaching and learning. Complex terminology and theories are explained through definitions and examples

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