Helping your child learn geography

with activities for children from 5 to 10 years of age
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U.S. Dept. of Education, Office of Educational Research and Improvement in cooperation with U.S. Dept. of the Interior, U.S. Geological Survey & National Geographic Society , [Washington, D.C.?]
Geography -- Study and teaching (Elementary) -- United States, Geography -- Study and teaching -- Activity programs -- United S
Statement[prepared by Kathryn Perkinson ; illustrated by Barbara McGee]
ContributionsUnited States. Office of Educational Research and Improvement, Geological Survey (U.S.), National Geographic Society (U.S.)
The Physical Object
Paginationiii, 32 p. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16950219M

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Skip to main content. Try Prime EN Hello, Sign in Account & Lists Sign in Account & Lists Returns & Orders Books Advanced Search New Releases. With this book, we hope you, as parents, will get ideas for activities that will use your children's play to help them learn more geography--the study of the Earth.

Most of the suggestions in this book are geared to children from 5 to 10 years of age. Keep in mind, however, that youngsters vary widely in their development, and others--younger.

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Helping your child learn geography: with activities for children from 5 to 10 years of age. [Kathryn Perkinson; United States. Office of Educational Research and Improvement.; Geological Survey (U.S.); National Geographic Society (U.S.)].

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Your child is an individual and different from all others. The way your child learns best depends on many factors: age, learning style and personality. Read the notes below, and think about your child. This will help you to choose activities and methods that will suit your child best.

Children pass through different stages of learning.A great teaching aid for parents and teachers, second grade activities keep the kids engaged and help parents and teachers monitor each child’s growth.

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They make the learning process much more enjoyable! Different Kinds of 2nd Grade Activities. Activities for second graders are plentiful.

From math activities and science activities to reading.Geography for kids is simple but interesting. Teach kids important geography lessons with the help of JumpStart’s collection of free, printable geography worksheets.

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