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ERIC Number: ED498935
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2005
Pages: 39
Abstractor: ERIC
Helping Your Child Learn Science, with Activities for Children in Preschool through Grade 5. Revised
Lehr, Fran
US Department of Education
In everyday interactions with their children, parents can do many things--and do them without lecturing or applying pressure--to help them learn science. This booklet makes available to parents information that they can use to help their children learn science. It includes: (1) Some basic information about science; (2) Activities for parents and children to do, both in the home and the community; (3) Practical suggestions for how to work with teachers and schools to help children succeed in science; and (4) A list of science-related resources, including federal sources of information, publications for parents, science-related children's magazines and books, and information about science camps. (Contains 4 footnotes.) [This publication was originally written by Nancy Paulu and Margery Martin. It was produced by the Office of Communications and Outreach, US Department of Education. For a previous edition of this booklet, see ED331727.]
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.
Grant or Contract Numbers: N/A