ERIC Number: ED198129
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1980
Reference Count: 0
SPARC. Senior Citizens and Parents as Resources for the Classroom.
Kansas State Dept. of Education, Topeka.
The Senior Citizens and Parents as Resources for the Classroom (SPARC) project is designed to maximize the learning potential of students. Through the SPARC project, parent and community volunteers, guided by professional educators, can help to meet student needs. This elementary school manual has been compiled by and for the teachers and volunteers in the DeSoto, Kansas school district. Activities are designed to involve the student in the learning process, and to motivate and to help make learning more interesting and challenging. Major sections are Language Arts and Math, with smaller sections containing social studies, study skills, other subject areas, creative writing, universal gameboards, and lists. (JD)
Descriptors: Basic Skills, Community Involvement, Creative Writing, Educational Games, Educational Resources, Elementary Education, Elementary School Mathematics, Language Arts, Learning Activities, Older Adults, Parent Participation, Social Studies
Kansas State Department of Education, 120 East 10th Street, Topeka, KS 66612 ($8.00 contents, $12.00 with notebook).
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Kansas State Dept. of Education, Topeka.