Academic journal article Communication Disorders Quarterly

Circusworks, a Special Back-to-School Gift to Primary School Teachers and Homeschoolers. (Notice)

Academic journal article Communication Disorders Quarterly

Circusworks, a Special Back-to-School Gift to Primary School Teachers and Homeschoolers. (Notice)

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Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey[R], long committed to teaching children through its nationwide educational performances, is now offering a special back-to-school gift for primary school teachers and home school instructors. Through a special section of the newly redesigned Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Web site (www.Ringling.com/circusworks), teachers can print and download exciting activities that reinforce classroom lessons and make fundamental skills come alive for students. This new educational tool is the CIRCUSWORKS Education Center[R].

Ringling Bros.' new online education center is easy for educators and makes learning more fun for teachers and students in pre-kindergarten through fourth grade. The CIRCUSWORKS Education Center will launch with three online educational lesson units and two special divisions:

* All About the Circus--This section has a glossary of dozens of circus-related words so children can learn vocabulary words in a context they'll enjoy and understand.

* Unit 1: Language Arts--This unit consists of language lessons such as creative writing and role playing.

* Unit 2: Diversity and Geography--These lessons are centered on circus performers who hail from all over the world and on The Greatest Show on Earth[R], which travels throughout the United States. …

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