ERIC Number: ED126860
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1974
Reference Count: N/A
The Sesame Street Writers' Notebook.
Bernstein, Lewis; And Others
This manual outlines the instructional objectives for the children's television program "Sesame Street." The first section focuses on the child and his world with objectives related to: body part recognition; the child and his powers; reasoning and problem solving; emotions; career awareness; social groups and institutions; social interactions; and the environment. The second section deals with symbolic representation, including: letters recognition, letter sounds, rhyming, verbal blending, word recognition, numbers recognition, numeric operations, and geometric forms. Later sections state objectives in perceptual discrimination, relational concepts, classification skills, and bilingual bicultural awareness. In each area, concepts are defined, and suggestions are made for program content and format to communicate the concept. (EMH)
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Children's Television Workshop, New York, NY.