ERIC Number: ED489811
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2004-Jul
PLAINTalk. Volume 9, Number 2
Thomas, Alice, Ed.
Center for Development and Learning
This issue of the quarterly newsletter, "PLAINTalk," is the first in a four part series, reprinting chapters from Sharon and Craig Ramey's book, "Going to School." This issue presents practical and useful techniques for parents, covering the following topics: (1) How Parents Can Help Children Learn; (2) How Does Your Child's Brain Work; (3) The Types of Learning; (4) Seven Essentials to Help Your Child Every Day; (5) Activities for Mentoring Children; (6) Activities to Practice Academic and Social Skills; (7) Why Children Ask Why; and (8) How Actively Should You Promote Learning? (For Volume 9, Issue 3 of "PLAINTalk," see ED489812.) [This newsletter is produced by the Center for Development and Learning.]
Descriptors: Children, Brain, Parent Role, Parents as Teachers, Mentors, Interpersonal Competence, Academic Ability, Cognitive Processes, Child Development, Parent Child Relationship, Discipline, Learning Activities, Play, Active Learning
Center for Development and Learning, 208 South Tyler Street, Covington, LA 70433. Tel: 985-893-7777; Fax: 985-893-5443; e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Publication Type: Collected Works - Serial; Guides - General; Reports - Descriptive
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