ERIC Number: ED262240
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1984
Reference Count: N/A
Basic Skills Improvement Program. An Information Booklet for Parents.
New Jersey State Dept. of Education, Trenton. Div. of Compensatory/Bilingual Education.
This informational booklet outlines the services available to New Jersey elementary school children in the area of basic skills development and offers suggestions as to how parents can support their child's educational development. The first part of the guide outlines the content, admissions criteria, and funding sources of New Jersey's Basic Skills Development Program. Next, guidelines are provided to assist parents in supporting and reinforcing the school's role. Included in the third part of the booklet are activities for developing basic skills in the following subject areas: oral communication, writing, reading, and mathematics. A list of suggested supplies to have in the home is provided. Concluding the booklet is a list of ways in which parents can become involved in the schools. (MN)
Descriptors: Admission Criteria, Basic Skills, Communication Skills, Educational Strategies, Elementary Education, Home Study, Instructional Materials, Learning Activities, Mathematics Skills, Parent Participation, Parent School Relationship, Parent Student Relationship, Program Content, Reading Skills, Resource Materials, Skill Development, Speech Communication, State Programs, Writing Skills
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: New Jersey State Dept. of Education, Trenton. Div. of Compensatory/Bilingual Education.
Identifiers - Location: New Jersey