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ERIC Number: ED498934
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2004-Jun
Pages: 41
Abstractor: ERIC
Reference Count: N/A
Helping Your Child Learn History, with Activities for Children in Preschool through Grade 5. Revised
Reed, Elaine; Lehr, Fran
US Department of Education
U.S. educators recognize that the study of history is a vital part of a child's overall education and that parents are in the best position to encourage their children's natural interest in history. This booklet is designed as a tool for parents to use in stimulating their children's interest in and knowledge about history. The booklet includes: basic information about history; history activities that parents and their children can do; suggestions for working with teachers and schools; and resources such as federal sources of information, web sites, and book lists. (Contains 2 footnotes.) [This publication was originally written by Elaine Wrisley Reed and edited by Jacquelyn Zimmermann. Support was provided by The History Channel. For a previous version of this document, see ED364442.]
US Department of Education. Available from: ED Pubs. P.O. Box 1398, Jessup, MD 20794-1398. Tel: 877-433-7827; Fax: 301-470-1244; Web site:
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: Elementary Education; Preschool Education
Audience: Parents
Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: Department of Education, Washington, DC. Office of Intergovernmental and Interagency Affairs.
Identifiers - Location: United States