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THE NEIGHBORHOOD ARCHIVE - All Things Mister Rogers

Reading Rockets: The Roots of Reading

According to readingrockets.org:

Hosted by Fred Rogers, The Roots of Reading looks at the earliest stages of literacy in such locations as a baby speech lab and a Head Start center. The program examines how parents, childcare providers, and kindergarten teachers can get children started on the road to literacy. Features children's book author and illustrator Rosemary Wells (Max and Ruby).

This program is the first episode of Launching Young Readers, WETA's award-winning series of innovative half-hour programs about how children learn to read, why so many struggle, and what we can do to help.


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DVD Release

 

RELEASED: 2005
FORMAT: DVD
LABEL: GPN Educational Media
PRODUCT #: 884.001D

Running time: Approximately 26 minutes


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© 2002 WETA, Washington DC

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