WorldCat Identities

Dechant, Emerald V.

Overview
Works: 19 works in 102 publications in 1 language and 5,318 library holdings
Genres: Genealogy  History  Abstracts 
Roles: Author, Editor
Classifications: LB1573, 372.41
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Emerald V Dechant
Improving the teaching of reading by Emerald V Dechant( Book )

26 editions published between 1964 and 1982 in English and held by 1,212 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Psychology in teaching reading by H. P Smith( Book )

20 editions published between 1961 and 1977 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,181 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Diagnosis and remediation of reading disability by Emerald V Dechant( Book )

8 editions published between 1968 and 1971 in English and held by 564 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Reading improvement in the secondary school by Emerald V Dechant( Book )

6 editions published in 1973 in English and held by 429 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book, a comprehensive statement about the reading problems of adolescent students, relates the principles of learning and learning theory to the teaching of reading. Using a linguistic orientation, the author guides the teacher through the procedure for developing word recognition skills, comprehension skills, content-area reading skills, and rate skills. The twelve chapters include: "The Nature of the Reading Process"; "The Secondary Learner" (two chapters are devoted to this topic); "Characteristics of Good High School Reading Programs"; "Teaching Word-Recognition Skills: The Decoding Process"; "Developing a Meaningful Vocabulary"; "Advancing the Student's Comprehension Skills"; "Teaching Content-Area Reading"; "Teaching Rate of Comprehension"; "Corrective and Remedial Reading in the Secondary School"; and "Materials for the Teaching of Reading." An appendix of multiple spellings of certain consonant sounds is included. (Author/WR)
Detection and correction of reading difficulties; readings with commentary by Emerald V Dechant( Book )

4 editions published in 1971 in English and held by 408 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Linguistics, phonics, and the teaching of reading by Emerald V Dechant( Book )

5 editions published in 1969 in English and held by 364 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Diagnosis and remediation of reading disabilities by Emerald V Dechant( Book )

4 editions published in 1981 in English and held by 334 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Understanding and teaching reading : an interactive model by Emerald V Dechant( Book )

13 editions published in 1991 in English and Undetermined and held by 275 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the words of Aldous Huxley, ""Every man who knows how to read has it in his power to magnify himself, to multiply the ways in which he exists, to make his life full, significant and interesting."" Few people question the value of reading; in fact, most extol its virtues. As our culture becomes more complex, reading plays an increasingly greater role in satisfying personal needs and in promoting social awareness and growth. In the last 20 years, the teaching of this invaluable skill has focused so intensely on comprehension and prediction from context that it has lost sight of the significan
Whole-language reading : a comprehensive teaching guide by Emerald V Dechant( Book )

4 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 247 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Teacher's directory of reading skill aids and materials by Emerald V Dechant( Book )

3 editions published in 1981 in English and held by 191 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Intended to help reading teachers match pupil needs and deficiencies with specific instructional materials, this volume contains more than 2,000 print and audiovisual instructional materials for reading instruction. Citations, which include objectives, grade level, publisher, and format, are grouped into the following sections: (1) developing the enabling skills in reading, including listening, visual perception, and sight word knowledge; (2) developing word identification and word recognition skills; (3) developing word meaning and vocabulary skills; (4) developing comprehension and functional reading skills; and (5) comprehensive reading programs. A list of publishers and their addresses is appended. (Hth)
How to be happily married by Emerald V Dechant( Book )

1 edition published in 1972 in English and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Die Liebenthaler und ihre Kirche : a bicentennial-centennial tribute, 1776-1876-1976 by Emerald V Dechant( Book )

1 edition published in 1976 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Psychology in teaching reading by H. P Schmith( Book )

1 edition published in 1961 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Diagnosis and remediation of reading disabilty by Emerald V Dechant( Book )

1 edition published in 1969 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Detection an correction of readinf difficulties. Readings with commentary by Emerald V Dechant( Book )

1 edition published in 1971 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Henry Peter Smith and Emerald V. Dechant. Psychology in teaching reading by H. P Smith( Book )

1 edition published in 1962 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

An identification of the basic principles of a psychology of reading by Emerald V Dechant( )

1 edition published in 1958 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Disadvantaged children; health, nutrition & school failure by Emerald V Dechant( Book )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The diagnostic process by Emerald V Dechant( Book )

1 edition published in 1973 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Dechant, Emerald

Dechant, Emerald 1926-

Dechant, Emerald V.

Languages
English (100)