ERIC Number: ED396276
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1991
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Games for Learning: Ten Minutes a Day To Help Your Child Do Well in School from Kindergarten to Third Grade.
This book provides parents with more than 70 original, entertaining, and educational ways to help their children master crucial learning skills--each game takes just 10 minutes or less from start to finish. The games presented in the book cover all the important areas of the primary school curriculum: reading, writing, spelling, mathematics, logical thinking, and even science, history, and geography. The book features fun for both parent and child, plus skills that will lead to success in school and enhance any youngster's self-esteem. Each game in the book is assigned a suggested grade level, which should help parents decide which ones to play. Appendixes contain a list of important words, a list of books for reading aloud (including fiction, fairy tales, poetry, and information books), a note to the teacher, and a resource list. (NKA)
Descriptors: Childrens Games, Educational Games, Language Arts, Learning Activities, Logical Thinking, Mathematics, Parent Participation, Parent Student Relationship, Primary Education, Sciences, Skill Development, Social Sciences, Young Children
The Putnam Publishing Group, 390 Murray Hill Parkway, East Rutherford, NJ 07073-2185 ($13; $18, Canada).
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom; Books
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