Document Type

Graduate Project

Date of Degree Completion

Spring 1979

Degree Name

Master of Education (MEd)



Committee Chair

Helen E. Rogers

Second Committee Member

Calvin Greatsinger

Third Committee Member

Azella Taylor


The purpose of this study is to provide an inservice course of study for teachers of children in grades one through six. The activities and techniques are designed to motivate children who are below grade level in reading and help them develop an interest in reading in the hope that reading may become a pleasure in their lives.