ERIC Number: ED349100
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1991
Reference Count: N/A
The Little Things Make a Big Difference: How To Help Your Children Succeed in School.
National Association of Elementary School Principals, Alexandria, VA.; World Book Educational Products, Elk Grove Village, IL.
A recent survey of nearly 10,000 elementary and middle-school principals confirmed that home activities can have a dramatic impact on how well children do in school. This booklet describes ways for parents to apply the survey findings in the home. The booklet offers tips for supporting children's learning and development and for undertaking family activities that can help children succeed in school. The tips and activities relate to the family's: (1) reinforcement of children's self-esteem; (2) work habits; (3) support of academics; (4) participation in stimulating activities; (5) emphasis on language development; and (6) expectations for children's academic performance. (BC)
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: National Association of Elementary School Principals, Alexandria, VA.; World Book Educational Products, Elk Grove Village, IL.