ERIC Number: ED482017
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 2003
Illinois Early Learning Project Tip Sheets: Across the Curriculum.
The Illinois Early Learning Project (IEL) is funded by the Illinois State Board of Education to provide information resources on early learning and training related to implementing the Illinois Early Learning Standards for parents and for early childhood personnel in all settings. The IEL tip sheets offer suggestions to parents and early childhood personnel on a variety of topics related to children's early experiences. This set of 3 tip sheets, in English- and Spanish-language versions, relates specifically to children's characteristics within the early childhood curriculum. Titles are as follows: (1) "The Curious Child," on responding to children's questions; (2) "Dealing with Distraction," on holding children's attention; and (3) "Young Children Need to Play!" (HTH)
Descriptors: Attention, Caregiver Child Relationship, Cognitive Development, Curiosity, Early Experience, Multilingual Materials, Parent Child Relationship, Parent Role, Personality Traits, Play, Preschool Children, Teacher Role, Teacher Student Relationship, Toddlers
Illinois Early Learning Project, 29 Children's Research Center, 51 Gerty Drive, Champaign, IL 61820-7469. Tel: 877-275-3227 (Toll Free); Tel: 217-333-1386; Fax: 217-333-3767; e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org; Web site: http://illinoisearlylearning.org.
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom; Multilingual/Bilingual Materials
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Parents; Practitioners; Teachers
Sponsor: Illinois State Board of Education, Springfield.
Authoring Institution: N/A
Grant or Contract Numbers: N/A
Note: Produced by the University of Illinois at Champaign-Urbana, College of Education, Early Childhood and Parenting (ECAP) Collaborative.