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teacher education, 289-290

third grade, 83

see also Computer-assisted instruction; Pictures; Television

Auditory impairments, see Hearing impairments

Australia, 186

Automaticity, 23, 33, 90, 343

computer-assisted instruction, 252-253

early childhood development, 67, 75, 79

second-third grades, 210

teacher education, 285

tutoring, 259

word recognition, 75, 79, 90, 252-253;

see also Sight words

Awards and prizes

students, 130

teachers, 306

B

Basal reading, 173, 334, 344

curricular design, 173, 189-194, 206-207

first grade, 198, 206-207, 208-210

kindergarten, 189-194

school restructuring, 231

second grade, 212, 215

third-fourth grades, 214

Basic skills, 175-176

Beginning to Read: Thinking and Learning About Print, 174-175

Beliefs, see Motivation and attitude

Bermuda Day Care Study, 148

Big books

defined, 181

first grade, 196, 200, 203, 204

kindergarten, 181, 188, 189

school restructuring, 231-232

Bilingual education, 28-29, 136, 157, 234, 236, 324-325, 340

federal funding, 18

teacher education on, 285, 288, 297-298, 330

Black persons, see African Americans

Book Buddies, 259

Book reading

early childhood development, 49, 58, 139, 148, 149, 170

family environment, 121, 139, 145, 263

kindergarten, 9, 80, 189, 323

language-impaired children, 165-166

poverty and, 148

predictable books, 182

second grade, 211

small-group instruction, 263

tutoring, 255, 257, 259, 261

see also Big books; Rebus books; Storybooks; Textbooks

Birth weight, 104, 162

Blindness, see Visual impairments

Bridge, 240-241

C

California, 295-296, 301, 302

California Achievement Test, 169

Canada, 90, 235

Capitalization, letters

first grade, 80, 81, 198

kindergarten, 80

CARE, 155

Categorical models of risk, 88-91, 102

CD-ROM, 59, 264

Certification, see Teacher certification

Chall, Jeanne, 173-174

Chapter I, see Elementary and Secondary Education Act

Chinese, 22

Choral reading, see Group reading

Classificatory analysis, 117

Class size, 11, 26, 130, 226, 229-230, 257, 327, 328

kindergarten, 178-179

poverty, 229

see also Student-teacher ratios



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