ERIC Number: ED145924
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1977
Learning Experiences at Home: Reinforcement for the Intermediate Grades.
Tregaskis, George K.; And Others
This guide was designed for use in teaching parents of elementary school children how to provide learning experiences for their children at home. The learning activities suggested are inexpensive and simple and are intended to enhance the child's development in the areas of reading, writing, and computing. The guide contains chapters on: (1) encouraging children to read the newspaper, (2) helping children develop writing skills, (3) helping children write reports, (4) helping children write research papers, (5) helping children remember simple number facts, (6) helping children measure with a ruler, (7) helping children develop environmental awareness, (8) helping children develop physically and (9) helping parents gain an awareness of how family life education is taught in public schools. Included are approximately 50 take-home activity sheets which the instructor can remove, duplicate and distribute to parents. (JMB)
Publication Type: Guides - General
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: New York State Education Dept., Albany. Bureau of Continuing Education Curriculum Development.