Comparison of Pre- and Posttraining Verbal Interaction of Caregivers and Children During Story Time

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The purpose of this descriptive study was to create a read-aloud instructional program which could be used in teaching caregivers to promote quality verbal interaction among participants during story time. Prior to and subsequent to instruction, selected high-school students participating in a vocational-technical child development program were audio- and videotaped as they read stories aloud to children. All tapes were transcribed in full. Using the storybook Reading Analysis System (Teale, Martinez, & Glass, in press), dialogue was categorized into form, type of information, focus, instructional intent, and importance categories.

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Drescher, Juanita Frost August 1987.

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The purpose of this descriptive study was to create a read-aloud instructional program which could be used in teaching caregivers to promote quality verbal interaction among participants during story time. Prior to and subsequent to instruction, selected high-school students participating in a vocational-technical child development program were audio- and videotaped as they read stories aloud to children. All tapes were transcribed in full. Using the storybook Reading Analysis System (Teale, Martinez, & Glass, in press), dialogue was categorized into form, type of information, focus, instructional intent, and importance categories.

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Drescher, Juanita Frost. Comparison of Pre- and Posttraining Verbal Interaction of Caregivers and Children During Story Time, dissertation, August 1987; Denton, Texas. (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc332068/: accessed November 17, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; .