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Piper Ch2[1] - Important quote interaction between reader and text Psycholinguists have called our attention to recognize that"reading involves an

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Important quote – interaction Important quote – interaction between reader and text. between reader and text. Psycholinguists have called our attention to recognize that “reading involves an interaction between reader and text, which was a major change from earlier beliefs about the nature of reading and methods of teaching it. In the past, the identification of sounds and words dominated the teaching of reading, a practice that had little psycholinguistics basis itself because it assumed that the reader made mental connections between the printed symbol and the language sound” (p.25) Question 1: Do you think that the belief above still persists? If so, in what contexts and why?
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Linguistics and the classroom Linguistics and the classroom context. context. The aim of linguists “is not to tell teachers how to teach language, but to interpret the latest theories and findings of quality research in a such a way that it is useful to teachers. How to teach, and to a large degree
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This note was uploaded on 06/06/2008 for the course EDUC-L 502 taught by Professor Sun during the Fall '07 term at Indiana.

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Piper Ch2[1] - Important quote interaction between reader and text Psycholinguists have called our attention to recognize that"reading involves an

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