Literacy Development in Individuals With Down Syndrome This article discusses reading and writing development in children with DS. In addition to review of areas of strength and challenges, the author reviews literacy intervention research, and their effectiveness in improving literacy skills with this population. ... Article
Article  |   October 01, 2009
Literacy Development in Individuals With Down Syndrome
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  • Patricia Cleave
    Dalhousie UniversityNova Scotia, Canada
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Article   |   October 01, 2009
Literacy Development in Individuals With Down Syndrome
SIG 1 Perspectives on Language Learning and Education, October 2009, Vol. 16, 104-108. doi:10.1044/lle16.3.104
SIG 1 Perspectives on Language Learning and Education, October 2009, Vol. 16, 104-108. doi:10.1044/lle16.3.104
Abstract

This article discusses reading and writing development in children with DS. In addition to review of areas of strength and challenges, the author reviews literacy intervention research, and their effectiveness in improving literacy skills with this population.

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