ERIC Number: ED271230
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1986
Reference Count: 0
What Works at Home. Research Findings and Learning Activities: Common Sense and Fun for Adults and Children.
Crook, Shirley, Ed.
As part of an effort to encourage parents to help their children in school, this home learning guide, which can also be obtained in taped versions, provides parents with learning activities with which to engage children at home. Based on research findings, the activities are divided into the following categories: curriculum of the home, reading to children, independent reading, counting, early writing, speaking and listening, developing talent, and ideals. (HOD)
Descriptors: Early Childhood Education, Educational Research, Language Skills, Learning Activities, Learning Readiness, Parent Education, Parent Participation, Reading Skills, Writing Exercises, Writing Skills
Special Projects, Extension Instruction and Materials Center, University of Texas at Austin, P.O. Box 7700, Austin, TX 78713-7700 ($2.50 each; 20 or more copies, $2.25 each. Cassettee tape with booklet, $14.75 each; 20 or more sets, $14.50 each. Texas residents must add sales tax).
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Texas Univ., Austin. Extension Instruction and Materials Center.
Note: Based on research findings published by the U. S. Department of Education in a handbook titled "What Works." For Spanish version, see PS 016 019.