Author: Dave Marks
Publisher: National Writing Institute; Paperback
Level 1 is a manual for parents and is designed to convince children that language use can be fun and exciting. It has games, programs, and projects to help children understand that words are not just things to use to get what they want, but that they can have fun with them. It is a way to have a family demonstrate its value of language use, to present to children models of behavior, and have the members of the family convince the youngest members that the family they are part of loves creating and sharing through language. Level 1 consists of a manual of games and projects, and an audio tape of examples, made by the author and his son.
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