ERIC Number: ED473513
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 2002
Family Connections K-1.
Penn, Patricia, Ed.; McClure, Carla, Ed.
Family Connections K-1, 2002., v2 n4 1-30
This document is comprised of the 30 issues of volume 2 of learning guides for parents providing suggestions regarding activities to assist their kindergarten and first grade children be successful in school. Each learning guide is organized similarly and contains: (1) a message to parents regarding their role in helping their children succeed; (2) suggested activities using items found at home to build memories and encouraging children to think and imagine; and (3) a read-aloud verse with literacy activities. Activity areas include reading, building a child's confidence, showing how to express emotion, helping a child learn to plan, and communicating openly. (KB)
Descriptors: Elementary Education, Emergent Literacy, Family School Relationship, Grade 1, Kindergarten, Learning Activities, Parent Materials, Parent Role, Parent School Relationship, Parent Student Relationship, Parents as Teachers, Vocabulary Development
AEL, P.O. Box 1348, Charleston, WV 25325.
Publication Type: Collected Works - Serials; Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Office of Educational Research and Improvement (ED), Washington, DC.; Office of Elementary and Secondary Education (ED), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: AEL, Inc., Charleston, WV.
Note: This publication was developed under contract RP91002002 and revised under contracts ED-01-CO-0016, Office of Educational Research and Improvement, and S283A950018-02C, Office of Elementary and Secondary Education, U.S. Department of Education.