ERIC Number: ED242384
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1980
Reference Count: N/A
Back Pack: Parent and Child Kits. Actividades para la Familia: Octubre. The Best of BES--Basic Educational Skills Materials.
Southwest Educational Development Lab., Austin, TX.; Coachella Valley Unified School District, Thermal, CA.
One of a series of documents produced by a nationwide network of early childhood education specialists, teachers, parents, and Head Start staff, the document presents a packet of over 52 home activities in both Spanish and English. Designed for teachers and parents of kindergarteners, the packet was intended to help teachers facilitate the parent's role as primary educators of their children. The unit is arranged into 7 parts, with activities focusing on reading readiness, self-help skills, health and safety, self-concept, cooking, literature, and places to visit. Accompanying student worksheets, cut-out patterns, and games center around an October theme. (LH)
Descriptors: Basic Skills, Bilingual Education, Bilingual Instructional Materials, Childrens Literature, Cooking Instruction, Early Childhood Education, Learning Activities, Parent Participation, Parent Role, Parent School Relationship, Parent Teacher Cooperation, Reading Readiness, Self Care Skills, Self Concept, Spanish Speaking
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom; Multilingual/Bilingual Materials
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Parents; Teachers; Practitioners
Sponsor: Administration for Children, Youth, and Families (DHHS), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Southwest Educational Development Lab., Austin, TX.; Coachella Valley Unified School District, Thermal, CA.