ERIC Number: ED436277
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1998
First Teacher, 1998.
Durkin, Lisa Lyons, Ed.
First Teacher, v19 n1-6 Jan-Dec 1998
This document is comprised of the six issues of volume 19 of "First Teacher," a periodical providing helpful activity ideas and information on child development for early childhood teachers and caregivers. The major topics for each themed issue are as follows: (1) Exploring Letters and Numbers, including flannel board activities, and number rhymes and chants (Jan-Feb); (2) Games for Growing, including circle games, music and movement games, and homemade games/puzzles (Mar-Apr); (3) Changes, including comparing children and butterflies, and observing changes under the soil (May-Jun); (4) Beat the Heat, including outdoor activities, experimenting with the heat of the sun, and water play (Jul-Aug); (5) Learning Centers, including science centers, and a drama corner (Sep-Oct); and (6) Holiday Magic, including enjoying the magic of giving, de-stressing the holidays, and holidays in different cultures (Nov-Dec). Features appearing regularly include "Helpful Hints,""Toddler Time,""In the Book Corner," and reproducible pages of activities for parents. (KB)
Descriptors: Art Activities, Change, Child Development, Class Activities, Computer Software, Day Care, Early Childhood Education, Games, Holidays, Learning Activities, Learning Centers (Classroom), Music Activities, Periodicals, Science Activities
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Publication Type: Collected Works - Serials
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Note: For 1997 First Teacher issues, see ED 435 432.