ERIC Number: ED409117
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1997-May
Reference Count: N/A
Learning Partners: A Guide to Educational Activities for Families.
Darby, Linda, Ed.
To promote and facilitate family involvement in children's education, the U.S. Department of Education's Office of Educational Research and Improvement has consolidated its "Learning Partners" series into one booklet. This booklet consists of several two-page activity guides in a variety of learning areas. Each guide lists general things parents can do to foster a child's interest in the specific learning area, and specific learning activities. The areas covered are: (1) "Let's Read"; (2) "Let's Do Math!"; (3) "Let's Do Science!"; (4) "Let's Succeed in School!"; (5) "Let's Do History!"; (6) "Let's Do Geography!" (7) "Being Responsible"; (8) "Let's Use the Library!"; (9) "Let's Write!"; (10) "Let's Be Healthy!"; (11) "Let's Use TV!"; (12) "Let's Do Art!"; (13) "Get Ready for School!"; (14) "Get to School Safely!"; and (15) "Let's Do Homework!" (HTH)
Descriptors: Art Education, Child Health, Child Safety, Elementary Secondary Education, Geography Instruction, History Instruction, Home Study, Homework, Learning Activities, Learning Readiness, Library Skills, Mathematics Instruction, Parent Participation, Parents as Teachers, Reading Instruction, Student Adjustment, Television Viewing, Writing Instruction
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Office of Educational Research and Improvement (ED), Washington, DC. Media and Information Services.