whole language

whole language


Definition of WHOLE LANGUAGE

:  a method of teaching reading and writing that emphasizes learning whole words and phrases by encountering them in meaningful contexts rather than by phonics exercises

First Known Use of WHOLE LANGUAGE



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March 02, 2015
chatoyant Hear it
Having a changeable luster or color
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