Milestones to Emerging Literacy Skills

By Katie Wood and Rachel Strubinger From a very early age, children who are blind and visually impaired show delays.  This is often because children with visual impairments and other children are not provided equal literacy experiences or chances to explore their world (Erickson & Hatton, 2007). These babies may reach their developmental milestones later […]

Emergent Literacy

by Bryan Moles As Stratton and Wright (1991, pp xi­xii) succinctly state: “literacy begins to develop at birth; it does not wait until a child reads his first word or even until he opens his first book. Literacy is a basic process, set in motion long before actual reading and writing take place, and it […]