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Interactive and Dialogic Reading in Preschool

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Katie Ranftle
August 18, 2014

Interactive and Dialogic Reading in Preschool

This overview explains interactive and dialogic reading, its importance to children's language development, and how teachers can implement this practice. It highlights the teacher's use of questioning techniques to engage children in a story and the features that distinguish dialogic reading from other interactive approaches.

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