ERIC Number: ED248957
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1983
Reference Count: 0
Parentmaking: A Practical Handbook for Teaching Parent Classes about Babies and Toddlers. Revised Edition.
Rothenberg, B. Annye; And Others
This handbook is intended for anyone interested in developing and teaching parenting and childrearing classes to parents of children up to and including 3 years of age. Part One, chapters 1 through 9, offers an overview of how to become an effective group leader. Part One, chapter 10 explains the format in which specific childrearing information will be presented in the rest of the book. Subsequent sections concern teaching about children at various ages. Specifically, Part Two focuses on major topics of importance to parents of 1- to 6-month-olds; Part Three concerns topics for parents of 7- to 14-month-olds; Part Four describes topics for parents of 15- to 24-month-olds; and Part Five centers on topics for parents of 2- to 3-year-olds. Part Six concerns general topics of interest relating to the first 3 years of life. Each topic in the various sections contains background information on the subject and describes teaching materials and strategies. Part Seven provides appendices mentioning resources and including additional information and forms (such as reading lists, sample publicity and registration forms, parental interest forms, sample orientation forms and series outlines, and others). (RH)
Descriptors: Child Development, Child Rearing, Course Content, Educational Resources, Group Instruction, Infants, Parent Education, Parenting Skills, Program Implementation, Records (Forms), Teaching Guides, Teaching Methods, Toddlers
The Banster Press, 117 Pinon Drive., P.O. Box 7326F, Menlo Park, CA 94025 ($19.95, includes packaging and shipping on prepaid orders).
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: This work was supported from 1974-1980 by several grants from the Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation.