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SQU Organizes Reading Seminar.

Muscat, Feb 24 (ONA) --- A research team from the College of Education in the Sultan Qaboos University (SQU) will organize tomorrow (Thursday) a seminar on reading under the auspices of Dr. Hamoud bin Khalfan al-Harthy, Undersecretary of the Ministry of Education for Education and Curricula.

The seminar comes as part of the strategic research project entitled Development of the Reading Level of the 1stgrade and kindergarten pupils through a program based on phonemic and phonological awareness. It is funded by the Research Council.

The seminar will include a speech by Prof. Thuwaibah bint Ahmed al-Barwaniyah, Head of the Research Team. Dr. Sahar al-Shurbaji will talk about the main idea of the project.

The seminar includes three papers. The first will talk about the research project and will be presented Dr. Ali al-Zamili, Dr. Rashid al-Meherzi and Dr. Amal al-Kiyoumiyah. The second paper entitled Deficiencies in the Performance of Arab Phonemes in Heritage: Causes and Means of Developing Phonemic Awareness and Language Delay of Kindergarten and 1stGrade Pupils of Basic Education, will be presented by Prof. Manaf al-Moussawi.

Dr. Bader al-Qutaiti will present the 3rdpaper entitled Treatment of Language Difficulty Using Supra Syntactic Phonemes, Detailed Voice, and Toning as a Model.

The seminar will witness general discussions. The concluding speech will be delivered by Dr. Raya al-Manthriyah, Member at the State Council and assistant professor at the College of Education.

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Date:Feb 24, 2016
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