Reading Rockets: Launching Young Readers

  • 2002
  • TV Show
  • TV-G

A five-part series about how youngsters learn to read follows development from early awareness of letters through reading for meaning.

Season 1, Episode 4 Writing and Spelling

First Aired: September 22, 2002

Encouraging children to write, building their vocabularies and developing spelling skills are explored in this episode, hosted by Vivica A. Fox. Included: author Kate Duke (“What Would a Guinea Pig Do?”) helps a group of youngsters write a story.

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  • Premiered: September 1, 2002
  • Rating: TV-G
  • Premise: A five-part series about how youngsters learn to read follows development from early awareness of letters through reading for meaning. (more)

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