ERIC Number: ED394021
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1993
Reference Count: N/A
Jochim, Lisa; Mueller, Andrea
This guide contains 15 learning activities that can be used in parenting classes, especially for adults with limited literacy skills. Activities include quotations for discussion and suggestions for conducting group discussions and writing lessons. The following activities are included: interpreting quotations about raising children; positive parenting tips; exploring parenting attitudes; "the biggest problem I have with my children"; "what's a parent to do?"--problem-solving work; "what I learned from my parent"--reflection exercises; active listening skills; family problems for discussion; working moms versus moms at home (working with graphs); chores (working with graphs); spanking (critical thinking); the joy of parenting (group drawing); television (critical thinking); ending the homework hassle (directed reading exercise); communication skills (jigsaw activity); and the perfect parent oath (coming to terms with guilt). Contains 10 references. (KC)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Sponsor: Massachusetts State Dept. of Education, Boston. Bureau of Adult Education.
Authoring Institution: World Education, Inc., Boston, MA.; System for Adult Basic Education Support, Boston, MA.