Krishna Kumar on reading

Murali, Jayshree (2018) Krishna Kumar on reading. Language and Language Teaching, 7 (2). pp. 33-37. ISSN 2277-307X

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Abstract

Krishna Kumar (1986) begins by defining what reading is. He espouses exposure to books even before children can decipher the alphabet. According to him, unless a child makes sense of what he/she reads, and relates it to something else, one cannot call it reading. He defines reading as “a process of finding meaning in written words” (Kumar: 1986).

Item Type: Articles in APF Magazines
Uncontrolled Keywords: Reading Process children story Language Teaching
Subjects: Language
Divisions: Azim Premji University > University publications > Language and Language Teaching
Depositing User: Mr. Sachin Tirlapur
Date Deposited: 31 Jan 2019 13:35
Last Modified: 31 Jan 2019 14:19
URI: http://publications.azimpremjifoundation.org/id/eprint/1885
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