2 edition of On the way to literacy found in the catalog.
On the way to literacy
Josephine M. Stratton
This handbook presents a framework for developing the abilities that form the foundation for literacy in blind or visually impaired children. Basic information is presented and activities are suggested for enhancing the development of these abilities within the framework.
|Statement||by Josephine M. Stratton and Suzette Wright ; project coordinator: Suzette Wright.|
|Contributions||American Printing House for the Blind (Louisville, Ky.)|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xv, 112 p.|
|Number of Pages||112|
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