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The educated child : a parent's guide from preschool through eighth grade

Author: William J Bennett; Chester E Finn, Jr.; John T E Cribb
Publisher: New York : Free Press, ©1999.
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The authors present information needed to prepare children for kindergarten and "a state-of-the-art curriculum from kindergarten through eighth grade ... to monitor what is and isn't being taught in your school."--Jacket.
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All Authors / Contributors: William J Bennett; Chester E Finn, Jr.; John T E Cribb
ISBN: 0684833492 9780684833491 0684872722 9780684872728
OCLC Number: 42022259
Description: xxi, 666 pages ; 25 cm
Contents: pt. I. The Preschool Years. Ch. 1. Fostering a Love of Learning. Ch. 2. Getting Ready for School. Ch. 3. Character Education in the Early Years. Ch. 4. Day Care and Preschool --
pt. II. The Core Curriculum. Ch. 5. English. Ch. 6. History and Geography. Ch. 7. Art and Music. Ch. 8. Mathematics. Ch. 9. Science --
pt. III. Making it Work. Ch. 10. Helping Your Child Succeed in School. Ch. 11. Special Needs and Special Gifts. Ch. 12. School Problems. Ch. 13. Along with Academics. Ch. 14. Temptations and Troubles. Ch. 15. Current Issues in Education. Ch. 16. Parents and Education Reform.
Responsibility: William J. Bennett, Chester E. Finn, Jr., John T.E. Cribb, Jr.
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