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ERIC Number: ED374233
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1993
Pages: 26
Abstractor: N/A
The Women's Series: Kids Alone, Safe at Home. Child Care Choices. Tutor's Guide.
Baker, Catherine
This packet consists of a tutor's guide and the first two booklets of "The Women's Series." The series is part of a program of a national literacy campaign dedicated to women who cannot read well enough to use literacy skills in everyday life. The two booklets focus on child care because that is such a major concern for so many women. They are written at a fourth- to sixth-grade reading level, using basic language and clear illustrations. The titles of the two booklets are "Kids Alone, Safe at Home" and "Child Care Choices." Each concludes with a checklist for the user to complete. The tutor's guide offers suggestions for how to use the booklets in the series. It contains general tips as well two sections that suggest a variety of other specific activities for use with each booklet. All activities teach reading, writing, and thinking skills while helping learners apply relevant information to their own lives. (YLB)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Learner; Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Students; Practitioners
Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: Coors Brewing Co., Golden, CO. Women's Program.
Grant or Contract Numbers: N/A
Note: A product of Coors "Literacy. Pass It On."