ERIC Number: ED197294
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1980
Reference Count: 0
House of Poison: Poisons in the Home.
One of a series of instructional materials produced by the Literacy Council of Alaska, this booklet provides information about common household poisons. Using a simplified vocabulary and shorter sentences, it provides statistics concerning accidental poisonings; a list of the places poisons are usually found in the home; steps to make the home safe for children, adolescents, and adults; suggestions for the use and storage of medicines; lists of dangerous products that are not always thought of as poisonous; and an explanation of what to do if someone is poisoned. (FL)
Descriptors: Adult Basic Education, Adult Literacy, Health Materials, High Interest Low Vocabulary Books, Instructional Materials, Medicine, Poisoning, Reading Materials
Literacy Council of Alaska, 528 5th Ave., Room 213, Fairbanks, AK 99701 ($0.60)
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Health Services Administration (DHEW/PHS), Rockville, MD. Indian Health Service.
Authoring Institution: Literacy Council of Alaska, Fairbanks.
Note: For related documents see CS 005 825-829 and ED 190 991-993.