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ERIC Number: ED416415
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1997
Pages: 193
Abstractor: N/A
Ideas That Work in ABE Family Literacy.
Northwest Regional Literacy Resource Center, Seattle, WA.
This guide provides a work-in-progress family literacy curriculum. The materials are intended to be adapted to fit the parents in the specific setting. Each of 14 sections contains a number of activities that support the following ideas: documenting parents as the first teachers of their children using family portfolios; parent support time; parents as disciplinarians; parents and children interacting together; developmentally appropriate activities for parents and children; parents and children discovering who they are; parents being in charge of their own self-esteem; parents as the first teachers of their children; health and nutrition; parents and children designing family rules that work; family literacy programs: a handbook sample; using technology tools; documenting parenting skills changes; and some tools used in Oregon, 1995-96. The first page in each section provides a list of competencies covered, materials needed, estimated class size, and description of activity. Attachments in each section contain the following: instructional materials; surveys; checklists; guidelines; handouts; transparency masters; worksheets; and booklets. (YLB)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Practitioners; Teachers
Language: English
Sponsor: Oregon State Dept. of Education, Salem. Office of Community Coll. Services.
Authoring Institution: Northwest Regional Literacy Resource Center, Seattle, WA.
Identifiers - Assessments and Surveys: General Educational Development Tests