Developing understanding through conversation while teaching reading. – John Bald/language and literacy

Michael Rosen and I do not exchange greetings cards. The reasons are mostly political, but partly to do with teaching. We’ve recently agreed on The Guardian’s comment threads on two points – the importance of non-fiction, and of the value of conversation with children as a means of developing understanding. So, a little more here on conversation.

via Developing understanding through conversation while teaching reading. – John Bald/language and literacy.

 

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