ERIC Number: ED409085
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1996-Aug
Reference Count: N/A
Our Special World: Parents and Preschoolers Living, Learning and Playing Together.
Ohio State Dept. of Education, Columbus. Div. of Early Childhood Education.
This booklet describes specific ways that parents can help their preschool children learn during the routines of a typical day. It provides general guidelines on safety, child development, and parental expectations, as well as learning activities that can be used when children are waking up, dressing, getting ready for preschool, playing alone, playing with other children, playing outside, doing chores, eating meals at home, interacting with visitors at home, bathing, toilet training, getting ready for bed, traveling in the car, shopping, and participating in activities in a community setting (such as libraries, parks, and restaurants). The booklet also discusses learning activities and situations in regard to discipline, vacations, and holidays, along with the stages of early childhood development. It explains how many common household items can be used to help young children learn. A list of national and State of Ohio resource agencies and organizations for parents is included. (MDM)
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Ohio State Dept. of Education, Columbus. Div. of Early Childhood Education.