ERIC Number: ED245787
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1983
Reference Count: N/A
Your Child and Play/TV. Getting Involved Workshop Guide. A Manual for the Parent Group Trainer. The Best of BES--Basic Educational Skills Materials.
Southwest Educational Development Lab., Austin, TX.; Community Services for Children, Inc., Bethlehem, PA.
Containing many handouts for parents, this manual for parent group trainers provides guidelines for conducting workshops on the nature and value of young children's play and on regulating children's television viewing. In addition to the guidelines, the manual offers basic information about play, suggests hands-on activities, and provides a list of materials needed to set up play stations. A separate section of handouts provides parents with suggestions and guidelines for playing with their children in ways that help them acquire new skills. The material concerning television includes, in handout form, a list of criteria for television program selection and home-activity charts for determining how much time per week individuals watch television and how much time they engage in other activities. (RH)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Administration for Children, Youth, and Families (DHHS), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Southwest Educational Development Lab., Austin, TX.; Community Services for Children, Inc., Bethlehem, PA.