READING MANAGEMENT: BASAL AND ELEMENTARY STAGES
An Approach to Beginning Reading in English
This paper explores an area that is rich with the findings of .”research, and that is for this very reason confusing to the teacher or parent searching for a clear line of direction. It breaks no new ground of theory or practice, its main purpose is to focus on issues in reading at a level of education that is attracting greater attention among policy-makers in Nigeria. There is a crisis reading across the curriculum. The inculcation of permanent literacy is a prime objective of the National Policy on Education,(National Policy on Education, 1981). When and how should we begin
training children to read? These are basic questions crying out for specific answers.