ERIC Number: ED138811
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1977-Mar
Reference Count: N/A
Activities for Preschoolers--A Laboratory Manual for Use by Child-Care Teacher-Aide Students.
This laboratory manual for use by child care and teacher aide students is arranged by topic according to the months and holidays of the school year. Suggested activities, songs, fingerplays, and poems are included for each topic, along with a list of related resource books. Many of the activities and songs include a number in parentheses following the title, allowing the user to refer to a particular source book in the bibliography. Following is a list of contents by month and its major topic areas: (1) September (10 pages)--School Begins; Johnny Appleseed; and Fall Begins; (2) October (20 pages)--Fire Prevention Week; Columbus Day; and Halloween; (3) November (19 pages)--American Indians and Thanksgiving; (4) December (29 pages)--Channukah; Winter Begins; and Christmas; (5) January (20 pages)--New Year's Day and Fun in the Snow; (6) February (21 pages)--Groundhog Day; Dental Health Week; Valentine's Day; and Presidents' Day; (7) March (31 pages)--St. Patrick's Day; Spring Begins; and March Winds; (8) April (20 pages)--Passover; Easter; Arbor Day; and April Showers; (9) May (15 pages)--May Day; Mother's Day; The Circus; and Farm Animals; (10) June (13 pages)--Flag Day; Father's Day; and Summer Begins. (LAS)
Descriptors: Child Development, Curriculum Guides, Early Childhood Education, Instructional Materials, Laboratory Manuals, Learning Activities, Music, Preschool Curriculum, Preschool Education, Supplementary Reading Materials, Teaching Guides, Textbooks
New Jersey Vocational-Technical Curriculum Laboratory, Building 4103, Kilmer Campus, Rutgers University, New Brunswick, New Jersey 08903 ($4.00 plus postage)
Publication Type: Guides - General
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: New Jersey State Dept. of Education, Trenton. Div. of Vocational Education.
Authoring Institution: Rutgers, The State Univ., New Brunswick, NJ. Curriculum Lab.