Digital reading in the early years

Expertise, engagement and learning

Authored by: Íris Susana Pires Pereira , Cristina Vieira da Silva , Mônica Daisy Vieira Araújo , Maria Manuel Borges

The Routledge Handbook of Digital Literacies in Early Childhood

Print publication date:  July  2019
Online publication date:  July  2019

Print ISBN: 9781138303881
eBook ISBN: 9780203730638
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Children are compulsive meaning-makers (Kress 2013). They construct their own personal theories about natural phenomena as well as about the cultural context of their experience, seeing “the world of objects as fully meaningful” (Kress 1997: 142).

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