A Spotlight on Preschool: The Influence of Family Factors on Children’s Early Literacy Skills

@inproceedings{Heath2014ASO,
  title={A Spotlight on Preschool: The Influence of Family Factors on Children’s Early Literacy Skills},
  author={Steve M. Heath and Dorothy V. M. Bishop and Kimberley E. Bloor and Gemma L. Boyle and Janet Fletcher and John H. Hogben and Charles A. Wigley and Stephanie H. M. Yeong},
  booktitle={PloS one},
  year={2014}
}
RATIONALE Phonological awareness, letter knowledge, oral language (including sentence recall) and rapid automatised naming are acknowledged within-child predictors of literacy development. Separate research has identified family factors including socio-economic status, parents' level of education and family history. However, both approaches have left… CONTINUE READING