ERIC Number: ED432447
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1999-Mar
Reference Count: N/A
Helping Your Child with Science. ERIC Digest.
Haury, David L.; Milbourne, Linda A.
This digest presents an overview of ways that parents can encourage their child's learning in science. National and state standards for science knowledge and skills are discussed. The importance of parental guidance and encouragement in all subjects--science in particular--is also discussed. Suggestions are made for setting a good example, helping children see the science around them, providing a place and resources to study, and helping with science homework. Over 20 Internet resources related to supporting students' science learning are listed. (WRM)
Descriptors: Assignments, Computer Uses in Education, Elementary Secondary Education, Homework, Internet, National Standards, Parent Participation, Parent Role, Resource Materials, Science Curriculum, Science Education, Study Habits
ERIC Clearinghouse for Science, Mathematics, and Environmental Education, 1929 Kenny Road, Columbus, OH 43210-1080.
Publication Type: ERIC Publications; ERIC Digests in Full Text
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Office of Educational Research and Improvement (ED), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: ERIC Clearinghouse for Science, Mathematics, and Environmental Education, Columbus, OH.