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Gray, William S. (William Scott) 1885-1960

Overview
Works: 467 works in 1,680 publications in 3 languages and 16,330 library holdings
Genres: Conference papers and proceedings  High interest-low vocabulary books  Bibliography  Biography  Sources  Juvenile works  Fiction  Abstracts  Constitution 
Roles: Author, Editor, Other, Publishing director, Compiler
Classifications: LB1573.A2, 372.4
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Most widely held works by William S Gray
Storybook treasury of Dick and Jane and friends by William S Gray( Book )

6 editions published between 1940 and 1984 in English and held by 1,073 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of three primary readers featuring Dick, Jane, Sally, Puff and Spot
The teaching of reading and writing; an international survey by William S Gray( Book )

58 editions published between 1956 and 1969 in 3 languages and held by 879 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On their own in reading : how to give children independence in analyzing new words by William S Gray( Book )

18 editions published between 1948 and 1960 in English and Undetermined and held by 875 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Maturity in reading; its nature and appraisal by William S Gray( Book )

12 editions published between 1956 and 1982 in English and held by 422 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Reading : a research retrospective, 1881-1941 by William S Gray( Book )

8 editions published between 1941 and 1984 in English and held by 369 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A reprint of a classic review of research and research tends on reading that originally appeared in 1941 as the article "Reading" in the "Encyclopedia of Educational Research," this monograph sets forth the views of William S. Gray, an eminent reading educator and theorist. The 11 sections of the review discuss the following topics: (1) the sociology of reading; (2) the nature of reading and the basic processes involved; (3) interest in reading; (4) reading readiness; (5) the aims, organization, and time allotment of reading in the elementary school; (6) factors related to growth in reading; (7) the nature, content, and grade placement of reading materials; (8) teaching methods; (9) reading in the content fields; (10) diagnosis and remedial teaching; and (11) the hygiene of reading. In a foreword to Gray's monograph, Jeanne S. Chall discusses its history and background, and in his preface, John T. Guthrie summarizes Gray's life and career. (Fl)
Reading in an age of mass communication : report by National Council of Teachers of English( Book )

5 editions published between 1949 and 1972 in English and held by 329 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Reading in general education; an exploratory study; a report of the Committee on reading in general education by William S Gray( Book )

3 editions published in 1940 in English and held by 298 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The reading interests and habits of adults; a preliminary report by William S Gray( Book )

18 editions published between 1900 and 1977 in English and held by 264 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Promoting growth toward maturity in interpreting what is read by Conference on Reading( Book )

4 editions published in 1951 in English and held by 263 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

What makes a book readable, with special reference to adults of limited reading ability by William S Gray( Book )

24 editions published between 1935 and 1978 in English and Undetermined and held by 259 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Improving reading in all curriculum areas by Conference on Reading( Book )

4 editions published in 1952 in English and held by 257 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The changing elementary school by Leo J Brueckner( Book )

8 editions published between 1939 and 1940 in English and held by 248 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The teaching of reading: a second report by National Society for the Study of Education( Book )

5 editions published between 1937 and 1947 in English and held by 228 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Keeping reading programs abreast of the times by Conference on Reading( Book )

2 editions published in 1950 in English and held by 208 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Basic instruction in reading in elementary and high schools by Conference on Reading( Book )

3 editions published in 1948 in English and held by 203 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The appraisal of current practices in reading by William S Gray( Book )

8 editions published between 1945 and 1992 in English and held by 191 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Promoting personal and social development through reading by William S Gray( Book )

6 editions published between 1947 and 1978 in English and held by 191 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Proceedings of the Constitutional Convention of the state of Illinois convened January 6, 1920 by Illinois( Book )

7 editions published in 1922 in English and held by 184 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provision for the individual in college education by William S Gray( Book )

3 editions published in 1932 in English and held by 181 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Classroom techniques in improving reading by Conference on Reading( Book )

3 editions published in 1949 in English and held by 180 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Storybook treasury of Dick and Jane and friends
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Alternative Names
Gray, William S.

Gray, William S. 1885-

Gray, William Scott

Gray, William Scott 1885-

Gray, William Scott 1885-1960

William Gray Young

William S. Gray American academic

威廉·格雷

芒扬人号(AS-71)

Languages
English (225)

French (2)

German (1)