ERIC Number: ED421265
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1997
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Growing Responsible Kids: Seeds for Success.
To teach responsible behavior means to encourage children to be motivated from the inside and to follow rules that help themselves and others. This guide, part of the "Seeds for Success" series, provides advice for parents for creating in children an inner sense of responsibility by means of nearly 100 simple activity ideas designed for use with 3- to 5-year-olds. Activities are offered in the following areas: (1) "Cultivating Self-Discipline"; (2) "Nurturing a Work Ethic"; (3) "Nurturing Family Responsibility"; (4) "Dealing with Family Challenges"; (5) "Nurturing Community Responsibility"; (6) "Introducing Social Skills"; (7) "Nurturing Anti-Bias Attitudes"; and (8) "Cultivating Environmental Awareness." (EV)
Descriptors: Caregiver Child Relationship, Child Rearing, Child Responsibility, Learning Activities, Moral Values, Parent Child Relationship, Preschool Children, Preschool Education, Prosocial Behavior, Self Control, Self Motivation, Social Values
Totline Publications, 23740 Hawthrone Blvd., Torrance, CA 90505-5927; phone: 800-421-5565 ($9.95, plus $3 shipping. Residents in California, Connecticut, Georgia, Illinois, Missouri, North Carolina, Ohio, Texas, and Washington must add appropriate sales tax).
Publication Type: Books; Guides - Non-Classroom
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Note: Illustrated by Barb Tourtillotte.