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

Overview
Works: 519 works in 1,688 publications in 3 languages and 15,990 library holdings
Genres: Conference papers and proceedings  Sources  Juvenile works  Fiction  Abstracts  Constitution 
Roles: Author, Editor, Other, Publishing director
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 )

4 editions published in 1940 in English and held by 1,055 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of three primary readers featuring Dick, Jane, Sally, Puff and Spot
On their own in reading : how to give children independence in analyzing new words by William S Gray( Book )

12 editions published between 1948 and 1960 in English and held by 847 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The teaching of reading and writing; an international survey by William S Gray( Book )

41 editions published between 1956 and 1969 in 3 languages and held by 834 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

11 editions published between 1956 and 1975 in English and held by 418 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

9 editions published between 1941 and 1984 in English and held by 366 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 317 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 293 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

17 editions published between 1900 and 1977 in English and held by 258 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 258 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

3 editions published in 1951 in English and held by 255 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 250 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The changing elementary school by Leo J Brueckner( Book )

5 editions published between 1939 and 1940 in English and held by 233 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 221 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 198 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

7 editions published between 1945 and 1992 in English and held by 189 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

3 editions published in 1947 in English and held by 184 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

6 editions published in 1922 in English and held by 183 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 177 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

3 editions published in 1949 in English and held by 176 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Improving reading in content fields by William S Gray( Book )

6 editions published between 1947 and 1992 in English and held by 173 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

Gray, William S.

Gray, William S. 1885-

Gray, William Scott

Gray, William Scott 1885-

Gray, William Scott 1885-1960

William Gray Young

William Gray Young pedagoog

William S. Gray académico estadounidense

William S. Gray American academic

威廉·格雷

芒扬人号(AS-71)

Languages
English (195)

French (1)

German (1)