ERIC Number: ED143462
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1974
A Guide to Teaching Poison Prevention in Kindergartens & Primary Grades. Revised.
Consumer Product Safety Commission, Washington, DC.
This teaching guide on poison prevention was designed for use with children in kindergarten and the primary grades. Section I presents background material, including a description of the poisoning problem, a discussion of objectives, suggested approaches and ideas for working with parents and the community. Section II contains suggested learning experiences in the form of games, finger plays, stories, puppets, a visit to a drug store, etc. Section III presents ideas for culminating activities such as school assembly programs, exhibits, and a home safety check list. Also included are ideas for evaluating the program, a list of resources for the teacher and supplemental worksheets and activities for pupils. (JMB)
Descriptors: Accident Prevention, Community Involvement, Early Childhood Education, Elementary School Curriculum, Evaluation Methods, Field Trips, Kindergarten, Learning Activities, Objectives, Parent Participation, Poisoning, Primary Education, Resource Materials, Safety Education, Teaching Guides, Teaching Methods
Publication Type: Guides - General
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Consumer Product Safety Commission, Washington, DC.