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ERIC Number: ED160213
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1976-May
Pages: 34
Abstractor: N/A
Reference Count: N/A
Social and Psychological Development of Children 6 to 12: Foster Parent Curriculum.
McCord, Ivalee
This instructor's guide for a foster parent curriculum consists of specific curriculum material for the study of the social and psychological development of children aged 6 to 12. The guide is divided into 5 parts: (1) a developmental guide of normal child behavior and appropriate adult responses; (2) an outline for instruction which lists desired foster parent competencies, suggested readings for the instructor and teaching strategies; (3) the text: Section A discusses the child's transition to school, school and developmental tasks, self-concept, social accommodation, social-sex roles, moral development, independence, normal emotional development, handling strong emotions, relationships with family members, and making and keeping friends while Section B explores the guidance of the school-age child; (4) a set of discussion questions and instructor's answer guide; and (5) a bibliography of films for instructional use. An unpressured approach to instruction is suggested. (Author/RH)
Publication Type: Guides - General
Education Level: N/A
Audience: N/A
Language: English
Sponsor: Office of Child Development (DHEW), Washington, DC.; Kansas State Univ., Manhattan. Agricultural Experiment Station.
Authoring Institution: N/A