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Author Detheridge, Tina.
Title Literacy through symbols : improving access for children and adults / Tina Detheridge and Mike Detheridge.
Imprint London : David Fulton, [2002]
Edition Second edition.

Author Detheridge, Tina.
Subject Literacy.
Signs and symbols.
Alt Name Detheridge, Mike.
Description 1 online resource (xiv, 122 pages) : illustrations
polychrome rdacc
Edition Second edition.
Note digitized 2011 HathiTrust Digital Library committed to preserve pda
Previous edition: 1997.
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references (pages 115-117).
Contents 1. Symbols for all -- 2. Principles of pictorial symbols -- 3. Starting to use symbols -- 4. Beginnings of literacy -- 5. Access to learning -- 6. Developing independence -- 7. Access to information -- 8. Issues for the future.
Summary This second edition of an important and essentially practical book is now fully updated and revised to take into account the significant developments that have been made in using symbols to support literacy. It is full of ideas and examples of the ways in which access to literacy can be enhanced through the use of symbols, based on the experience of the authors and many practitioners. Topics covered include how symbols are being used in schools, colleges and day care centers; ways in which symbols can help to enhance learning and independence; lots of new examples of good practice from prac.
Access Use copy Restrictions unspecified star
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. [S.l.] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2011.
System Details Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Note Print version record.
ISBN 9781134143665 (electronic bk.)
1134143664 (electronic bk.)
OCLC # 861199762
Additional Format Print version: Detheridge, Tina. Literacy through symbols. Second edition 1853468525 (OCoLC)50099939

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