ERIC Number: ED438035
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1999-Apr
Reference Count: N/A
Kindergarten: Authorized Resources Annotated List.
Alberta Dept. of Education, Edmonton. Curriculum Standards Branch.
This guide contains a comprehensive, annotated resource list intended to assist teachers in selecting resources for the kindergarten classroom. The resources are listed alphabetically under the two main headings: Series and Individual Resources. A listing of suppliers, including regional resource and urban media centers, and a title/series index are included as additional information. All resources are authorized by the Minister of Alberta Education to meet the criteria for acceptability, which include: (1) curriculum fit and instructional design; (2) tolerance and understanding; (3) developmental appropriateness; (4) physical properties; (5) cost; and (6) Canadian content. Resources are included in the areas of: (1) language arts; (2) mathematics; (3) community and environmental awareness; (4) personal and social responsibility; (5) physical skills and well-being; and (6) creative and cultural expression. (SD)
Descriptors: Abstracts, Annotated Bibliographies, Curriculum Development, Educational Resources, Foreign Countries, Instructional Material Evaluation, Instructional Materials, Kindergarten, Primary Education, Resource Materials
Learning Resources Distributing Centre, 12360 - 142 Street, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada T5L 4X9. Tel: 780-427-2767; Fax: 780-422-9750; Web site: http://www.lrdc.edc.gov.ab.ca.
Publication Type: Reference Materials - Bibliographies
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Administrators; Parents; Practitioners; Teachers
Authoring Institution: Alberta Dept. of Education, Edmonton. Curriculum Standards Branch.
Identifiers - Location: Canada