ERIC Number: ED071775
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1972
Reference Count: 0
Pennsylvania Kindergarten Guide.
Garman, Charlotte, Ed.
This guide for kindergarten teachers covers the following areas: (1) Understanding the Job--theory or philosophy of kindergarten education, about the child, the kindergarten teacher, social living in the kindergarten, aides and paraprofessionals; (2) Setting the Stage--facilities in the kindergarten, suggested equipment for kindergarten, the kindergarten day; (3) Working Together--the home-school relationship, reporting to parents, developmental guidance in the kindergarten, testing in the kindergarten; (4) Moving Ahead--play and work, language arts, mathematics, social science, all about trips, science, the physical program, fine arts; and (5) Looking Back--taking a last look (evaluation criteria), professional films, selected bibliography. (KM)
Descriptors: Curriculum, Early Childhood Education, Educational Facilities, Evaluation Criteria, Field Trips, Group Testing, Guidance, Individual Testing, Instructional Materials, Kindergarten, Kindergarten Children, Parent School Relationship, Play, Resource Materials, Social Adjustment, Teacher Aides, Teacher Attitudes, Teacher Behavior, Teaching Guides
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Pennsylvania State Dept. of Education, Harrisburg. Bureau of General and Academic Education.
Note: Two filmstrips entitled "Freedom to Do", prepared to accompany the Guide, are available from The Division of Early Childhood Education, Dept. of Education, Education Bldg., Box 911, Harrisburg, Pa. 17126