Question: What is the correlation of the amount of reading by elementary students and their writing ability with their comprehension?
Answer: “Elementary students’ writing abilities and the amount of reading they did were highly correlated with their reading comprehension performances.” LI Heise. 1988. P. 218.
Comment: I wonder if skill in reading comprehension correlates with writing ability and amount of reading? I think that is a significant question. RayS.
Title: “Annotated Bibliography of Research in the Teaching of English.” JD Marshall and RK Durst, Eds. Research in the Teaching of English (May 1990), 205-221.