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					                                                                                        Factor      Alpha of   Alpha if
                                                                 Variable #   Scale
                                                                                       Loading      Scale W3   deleted
I. Parents as General Socializers
   A. General Values                                                                                  dad       mom       combined
      1. Independence Pressures
          Press for independence
             [autnmy3m]                                                                               0.57       0.56       0.56
             I give this child a good many duties and family      m28410       1-7                    0.46       0.38       0.40
             I encourage this child to be independent of me.      m28411       1-7                               0.50       0.45
                                                                                                      0.37
             I expect a great deal of this child.                 m28412       1-7                    0.56       0.48       0.52

          Future confidence
            These are some things parents sometimes are
            concerned about when thinking of their child's
            future. (1=not at all confident: 7=very
            [future3m]                                                                                0.83        0.8       0.81
            ...that you will have enough money for future         m28369       1-7                    0.78       0.74       0.76
            ...that your child will get a good education          m28370       1-7                    0.77       0.74       0.75
            ...that your child will have a steady job             m28371       1-7                    0.81       0.78       0.79
            ...that you will be able to pay for the education
                                                                  m28372       1-7                    0.77                  0.74
            or training your child may need to get a good                                                        0.73
            ...that your child will have the desire or
                                                                  m28373       1-7                    0.83                  0.81
            sufficient motivation to complete as much                                                            0.8

          School's responsibility
            Once a child is in school, the school has main
                                                                  m28021              single item
            responsibility for her education.

          Parent's responsibility
            Parents have less influence on the development
                                                                  m28009              single item
            of the child's attitudes and beliefs than do other

          Family is supportive
            [supprt3m]                                                                                0.72       0.66       0.69
            How typical is each characteristic of your
            family? (1=Never: 7=Almost always)


                                                                               Wave 3: Parents
                                                                                     1
                                                                            Factor      Alpha of   Alpha if
                                                     Variable #   Scale
                                                                           Loading      Scale W3   deleted
   When we face problems or difficulties in our
                                                      m28026       1-7                    0.71                0.69
   family, we respond knowing we have the power                                                      0.66
   Family members really help and support each        m28027       1-7                    0.52       0.45     0.47
   Our family enjoys talking and doing things         m28029       1-7                    0.66       0.58     0.61

Family is not organized
  [norgan3m]                                                                              0.62       0.74     0.70
  It's hard to find things when you need them in      m29245       1-7                    0.75       0.77     0.53
  Household responsibilities and family schedules
                                                      R28030       1-7                    0.39                0.48
  are well organized.                                                                                0.67
  We live in an orderly place.                        R28031       1-7                    0.36       0.52     0.40
  scale m28021,m28009,m28028 alpha=.21

Family is critical
  Family members criticize each other openly.         m28028              single item

Family decision-making
  NOT IN W3

Value Learning and Knowledge
  Indicate the extent to which each statement is
  true for you and other members of this
  [learng3m]                                                                              0.67       0.72     0.70
  Intellectual curiosity is very important in our     m28014       1-7                    0.61       0.63     0.56
  Learning about new and different things is very
                                                      m28016       1-7                    0.48                0.53
  important in our family.                                                                           0.53
  In our family, there is a commitment to the         m28017       1-7                    0.65       0.73     0.57

Learning activities
  In our family, leisure activities are often ones
                                                      m28019              single item
  that require learning or practice.


Value Competition
  [compet3m]                                                                              0.55       0.55     0.61
  I think a child should be encouraged to do          m28010       1-7                    0.45       0.48     0.52

                                                                   Wave 3: Parents
                                                                         2
                                                                               Factor    Alpha of     Alpha if
                                                         Variable #   Scale
                                                                              Loading    Scale W3     deleted
   I feel it is a good for a child to play competitive    m28011       1-7                 0.49         0.45     0.51
   Family members enjoy beating each other at             m28024       1-7                 0.47          0.5     0.56
   Family members are compared with others as to
                                                          m28025       1-7                 0.50                  0.55
   how well they are doing at work or school.                                                           0.49


Be the best
   In our family, we feel it is important to be the
                                                          m28015       1-7              single item
   best at whatever we do.


School is most important
  Doing well at school is important even if it
                                                          m28013       1-7              single item
  means a child has to give up the opportunity to


Social activities are important
  It's important for a child to participate in a
                                                          m28018       1-7              single item
  variety of activities outside of school, even if


Achievement is not important
  Achievement is not all that important in our
                                                          m28012       1-7              single item
  family.

High expectations of child
  I expect a great deal of this child.                    m28412       1-7              single item

Encourgare child to learn by self
  It's important to encourage children to find their
                                                          m28008       1-7              single item
  own answers when they have a problem with

Press for athletics
  NOT IN W3

Discipline/control strategies and effectiveness


                                                                       Wave 3: Parents
                                                                             3
                                                                             Factor    Alpha of     Alpha if
                                                       Variable #   Scale
                                                                            Loading    Scale W3     deleted
   NOT IN W3

Developmental skills
  NOT IN W3

Skills taught to child before kindergarten
   NOT IN W3

Ages for Responsibilities
  Indicate at what age the child first started doing
  these tasks, or the age when you expect the
  child to begin doing each task on a regular
  [duty3m]                                                                               0.88         0.88     0.88
  Make his/her own bed                                  m28552      age                  0.88         0.87     0.87
  Help wash the dishes/load dishwasher                  m28553      age                  0.87         0.87     0.87
  Help with cooking meals                               m28554      age                  0.87         0.87     0.87
  Take out the trash                                    m28555      age                  0.87         0.87     0.87
  Help with yardwork in season                          m28556      age                  0.86         0.86     0.87
  Shovel snow in season                                 m28558      age                  0.87         0.86     0.87
  Help with cleaning the house                          m28559      age                  0.86         0.86     0.86
  Clean own room                                        m28563      age                  0.87         0.86     0.87
  Set the table                                         m28564      age                  0.87         0.86     0.87

Ages for Responsibilities
  [duty23m]                                                                              0.69         0.72     0.70
  Help with laundry                                     m28557                           0.60         0.64     0.49
  Do minor household repairs                            m28560                           0.58         0.57     0.46
  Iron                                                  m28561                           0.55         0.64     0.47
  Look after brother/sister(s)                          m28565                           0.76         0.76     0.58

Help sewing
  Repair clothing                                       m28562                        single item

Expectations for independence
  NOT IN W3


                                                                     Wave 3: Parents
                                                                           4
                                                                           Factor    Alpha of     Alpha if
                                                     Variable #   Scale
                                                                          Loading    Scale W3     deleted

Allowance
   Does this child get a weekly allowance?            m28910      Y/N               single item

How much allowance
  Please indicate the amount.                         m28911                        single item

Satisfaction with spouse
   NOT IN W3

Confident that you could turn to others for emotional/financial support
  NOT IN W3

Satisfied with emotional support from others
   NOT IN W3

Family life events inventory
  Indicate whether any circumstances listed
  occurred within the past year:
  Close family member was married                     m29152      Y/N
  relationship to child in study                      m29154
  month when occurred                                 m29153
  how significant                                     m29155
   Child or child's brother/sister changed schools    m29156      Y/N
   relationship to child in study                     m29158
   month when occurred                                m29157
   how significant                                    m29159
   Parent started school                              m29160      Y/N
   relationship to child in study                     m29162
   month when occurred                                m29161
   how significant                                    m29163
   Brother or sister moved away from home             m29164      Y/N
   relationship to child in study                     m29166
   month when occurred                                m29165

                                                                   Wave 3: Parents
                                                                         5
                                                                      Factor    Alpha of   Alpha if
                                                Variable #   Scale
                                                                     Loading    Scale W3   deleted
how significant                                  m29167
Family moved to new home                         m29168      Y/N
relationship to child in study                   m29170
month when occurred                              m29169
how significant                                  m29171
Major damage or loss of family property          m29172      Y/N
relationship to child in study                   m29174
month when occurred                              m29173
how significant                                  m29175
Close family relative or friend died             m29176      Y/N
relationship to child in study                   m29178
month when occurred                              m29177
how significant                                  m29179
Family member became seriously ill or injured    m29180      Y/N
relationship to child in study                   m29182
month when occurred                              m29181
how significant                                  m29183
Family member ran away                           m29184      Y/N
relationship to child in study                   m29186
month when occurred                              m29185
how significant                                  m29187
Child or brother/sister suspended from school    m29188      Y/N
relationship to child in study                   m29190
month when occurred                              m29189
how significant                                  m29191
Brother/sister dropped out of school             m29192      Y/N
relationship to child in study                   m29194
month when occurred                              m29193
how significant                                  m29195
Increased responsibility for grandparents        m29196      Y/N
how significant                                  m29197
Increase in husband's/father's time away from    m29198      Y/N
how significant                                  m29199


                                                              Wave 3: Parents
                                                                    6
                                                                              Factor      Alpha of   Alpha if
                                                       Variable #   Scale
                                                                             Loading      Scale W3   deleted
   Increase in wife's/mother's time away from
                                                        m29200      Y/N
   family
   how significant                                      m29201
   Increase in arguments between parents and            m29202      Y/N
   how significant                                      m29203
   Increase in conflict among children in family        m29204      Y/N
   how significant                                      m29205
   Increased difficulty in resolving issues with
                                                        m29206      Y/N
   former/separated spouse
   how significant                                      m29207
   Increase in arguments between parents or adults      m29208      Y/N
   how significant                                      m29209

Depressed
  Use scale to indicate how often you feel a
  certain way. (1=Never: 7=Almost Every Day)
  [dpress3m]                                                                                0.89       0.87     0.88
  Feel bored with everything                            m28036       1-7                    0.88       0.86     0.87
   Feel powerless to get what you want out of life      m28037       1-7                    0.87                0.86
                                                                                                       0.85
   Wish I could be as happy as others seem to be        m28038       1-7                    0.86                0.85
                                                                                                       0.84
   Wish I could have more respect for myself            m28039       1-7                    0.87       0.85     0.86
   Feel that others might not like me                   m28040       1-7                    0.88       0.87     0.87
   Sad                                                  m28060       1-7                    0.87       0.86     0.85
   Depressed                                            m28068       1-7                    0.86       0.84     0.86

Anxious friendships
  Feel that you can't tell what people are likely to
                                                        m28035       1-7    single item
  do at times when it matters


Nervous
  [nrvous3m]                                                                                0.74       0.67     0.69
   Have trouble getting to sleep or staying asleep      m28032       1-7                    0.72                0.67
                                                                                                       0.64

                                                                     Wave 3: Parents
                                                                           7
                                                                             Factor      Alpha of   Alpha if
                                                      Variable #   Scale
                                                                            Loading      Scale W3   deleted
   Bothered by having an upset stomach                 m28033       1-7                    0.69       0.62     0.65
   Find yourself anxious and worrying about            m28034       1-7                    0.63       0.57     0.59
   Nervous                                             m28069       1-7                    0.66       0.55     0.59

Impulsive
  [implsv3m]                                                                               0.63       0.55     0.56
  Impulsive                                            m28071       1-7
  Like to take risks                                   m28072       1-7

Social
   Get along with others                               m28073              single item



Social activities
  Like to be involved in a lot of social activities    m28077              single item

Hot-tempered
  [hotemp3m]                                                                               0.71       0.67     0.69
  Irritable/Moody                                      m28058       1-7
  Hot-tempered                                         m28061       1-7

Stubborn
   Don't like to be told what to do                    m28079              single item



Persistent/ Likes challenges




                                                                    Wave 3: Parents
                                                                          8
                                                                             Factor      Alpha of   Alpha if
                                                      Variable #   Scale
                                                                            Loading      Scale W3   deleted
   [prsist3m]                                                                              0.67       0.71     0.71
   Curious                                             m28059       1-7                    0.65       0.71     0.69
   Like challenges                                     m28070       1-7                    0.58       0.64     0.63
   Like to work on difficult problems (like math or    m28075       1-7                    0.62       0.67     0.66
   Don't give up on a problem when it gets tough       m28076       1-7                    0.58        0.6     0.60
   Handle stress and frustration well                  m28078       1-7                    0.67        0.7     0.70

Life satisfaction
  NOT IN W3

Importance of academics for girls
  How important is it for girls to do well in these
  areas? (1=Not at all important: 7=Very
  [acg3m]                                                                                  0.92       0.95     0.94
  Math                                                 m28177       1-7                    0.88       0.92     0.91
  English                                              m28178       1-7                    0.90       0.92     0.92
  Computers                                            m28179       1-7                    0.91       0.95     0.93
  Science                                              m28180       1-7                    0.91       0.92     0.92

Importance of sports for girls
  [spg3m]                                                                                  0.84       0.84     0.84
  Competitive team sports                              m28173       1-7
  Competitive individual sports                        m28174       1-7

Important to playa musical instrument
   Playing a musical instrument                        m28175       1-7    single item


Importance of social activities for girls
  [sog3m]                                                                                  0.62       0.54     0.57
  Being part of the most popular group                 m28182       1-7
  Dancing                                              m28183       1-7

Importance of being a leader



                                                                    Wave 3: Parents
                                                                          9
                                                                          Factor      Alpha of      Alpha if
                                                   Variable #   Scale
                                                                         Loading      Scale W3      deleted
   Being a leader                                   m28181              single item



Importance of sociability for girls
  [sobilg3m]                                                                             0.80         0.73     0.78
  Being sensitive to the feelings and needs of      m28176       1-7
  Getting along well with others                    m28184       1-7
  * N.B. Alpha for 28176, 182, 183 & 184
  in single scale = .50

Importance of academics for boys
  [acb3m]                                                                                0.93         0.95     0.94
  Math                                              m28189       1-7                     0.90         0.92     0.91
  English                                           m28190       1-7                     0.91         0.93     0.92
  Computers                                         m28191       1-7                     0.92         0.96     0.94
  Science                                           m28192       1-7                     0.91         0.93     0.92

Importance of sports for boys
  [spb3m]                                                                                0.87         0.88     0.88
  Competitive team sports                           m28185       1-7
  Competitive individual sports                     m28186       1-7
  *NB. Above scale also including m28193

Importance of social activities & music for boys
  [sob3m]                                                                                0.56         0.38     0.47
  Being part of the most popular group              m28194       1-7
  Dancing                                           m28195       1-7

Importance of being a leader
  Being a leader                                    m28193       1-7                  single item

Importance of playing a musical instrument
  Playing a musical instrument                      m28187       1-7                  single item

Importance of sociability for boys

                                                                 Wave 3: Parents
                                                                       10
                                                                             Factor    Alpha of     Alpha if
                                                       Variable #   Scale
                                                                            Loading    Scale W3     deleted
   [sobilb3m]                                                                            0.77         0.75     0.77
   Being sensitive to the feelings and needs of         m28188       1-7
   Getting along well with others                       m28196       1-7

Encourage traditional behavior
  Do you encourage or discourage your child to
  have interests/behaviors traditionally thought to     m28197       1-7              single item
  be more typical of boys (1=Strongly



Discourage traditional behavior
   Do you encourage or discourage your child to
   have interests/behaviors traditionally thought to    m28198       1-7              single item
   be more typical of girls (1=Strongly discourage:



Gender Roles
  [groles3m]                                                                             0.93         0.97     0.95
  Indicate the extent to which these statements
  are true for you and your family (1=Not at all
  I think girls ought to do "typically female"
                                                        m28022       1-7
  types of chores and activities like cooking and
  I think boys ought to do "typically male" types
                                                        m28023       1-7
  of chores and activities like yard work, fixing

Comparison of males and females in abilities
  (1=Girls have a lot more talent, 5=Boys have a
  lot more talent)
  [accomp3m]                                                                                                   0.52
  In general, how would you compare females            rm28199       1-5
  In general, how would you compare females
                                                        m28200       1-5
  and males in English?




                                                                     Wave 3: Parents
                                                                           11
                                                                             Factor      Alpha of   Alpha if
                                                      Variable #   Scale
                                                                            Loading      Scale W3   deleted
Comparison of non-academic abilities
  In general, how would you compare females
                                                       m28201              single item
  and males in athletic ability?


Comparison of music abilities
  In general, how would you compare females
                                                       m28202              single item
  and males in musical ability?


Comparison of social ability
  In general, how would you compare females
                                                       m28203              single item
  and males in social ability?

Personality differences between boys and girls and importance of biological factors
  NOT IN W3

Interest differences between boys and girls
   NOT IN W3

Mothers in paid employment
  Individuals hold differing beliefs about work
  and family roles. Rate your opinion on each of
  the following statements. (1=Strongly disagree:
  [pdwork3m]                                                                               0.78       0.77     0.77
  It is usually better for everyone involved if the
  man is the breadwinner outside of the home and       m28261       1-7                    0.75                0.72
  the woman takes care of the home and family.                                                        0.71
  Babies and young children are likely to suffer if
                                                       m28262       1-7                    0.61                0.59
  the mother works outside the home.                                                                  0.57
  A working mother can establish a warm and
                                                      rm28263       1-7                    0.73                0.75
  secure a relationship with her children just as a                                                   0.76


Traditional women



                                                                    Wave 3: Parents
                                                                          12
                                                                         Factor    Alpha of     Alpha if
                                                   Variable #   Scale
                                                                        Loading    Scale W3     deleted
  Women who aren't willing to take some time off
                                                    m28265       1-7              single item
  from their careers probably shouldn't have


Egalitarian roles for men and women (unrotated)




                                                                 Wave 3: Parents
                                                                       13
                                                                                Factor      Alpha of   Alpha if
                                                         Variable #   Scale
                                                                               Loading      Scale W3   deleted
   [egal3m]                                                                                   0.72       0.71     0.72
   It is just as important for girls to be prepared to
   support themselves and their families as it is for     m28264       1-7                    0.73                0.72
   boys to be prepared to support themselves and                                                         0.72
   Taking care of children should be shared
                                                          m28266       1-7                    0.68                0.68
   equally between mothers and fathers.                                                                  0.68
   In today's economy, mothers need to work to
                                                          m28268       1-7                    0.69                0.70
   help their families keep up with the high cost of                                                     0.69
   Children would be better off if mothers and
                                                          m28269       1-7                    0.61                0.60
   fathers shared equally both the childrearing and                                                      0.59
   Working outside the home for pay is just as
                                                          m28270       1-7                    0.64                0.62
   important for a mother's sense of well-being as                                                       0.6


Father should be involved
  Children suffer if fathers devote too much time
                                                          m28267              single item
  to their work and not enough time to their


Parenting is not manageable
  People hold differing opinions about how good
  a parent they are. Rate your opinion on each of
  the following statements. (1=Strongly disagree:
  [manage3m]                                                          1-7                     0.43       0.42     0.42
  Being a parent is manageable, and problems are
                                                          R28271
  easily solved
  Being a parent makes me tense and anxious               m28273

Parenting Efficacy (unrotated)
  [effic3m]                                                                                   0.64       0.56     0.59
  Being a parent is manageable, and problems are          R28271       1-7                    0.61       0.53     0.52
  easily solved. interests are in other areas, not
  My talents and                                          m28272       1-7                    0.58       0.52     0.48
   Being a parent makes me tense and nervous.             m28273       1-7                    0.54                0.41
                                                                                                         0.41
   I believe I have all the skills necessary to be a     Rm28274       1-7                    0.53       0.48     0.49



                                                                       Wave 3: Parents
                                                                             14
                                                                                Factor      Alpha of   Alpha if
                                                         Variable #   Scale
                                                                               Loading      Scale W3   deleted
    Harder to parent now
      It was much easier to be a good parent when I
                                                          m28275              single item
      was growing up than it is for me to be a good

    Academics
      NOT IN W3

    Social
      NOT IN W3

    Sports
      NOT IN W3

    Child-rearing
      NOT IN W3

    Music
      NOT IN W3

    * INFLUENCES *

    Parents influence child
      How important is each of the following in
      determining a child's personality, interests and
?     abilities (in general) when they grow up?
      [influ13m]                                                                              0.76       0.79     0.78
      What parents teach their children at home           m28206       1-7                    0.73       0.77     0.76
      Mom's personality and interests                     m28207       1-7                    0.69       0.72     0.71
      Dad's personality and interests                     m28208       1-7                    0.69       0.71     0.70
      Religious or moral training                         m28209       1-7                    0.76       0.77     0.76
      How involved the father is in childrearing          m28227       1-7                    0.72       0.76     0.74
      Whether the mother works                            m28228       1-7                    0.80        0.8     0.80

    Birth order influences child



                                                                       Wave 3: Parents
                                                                             15
                                                                           Factor    Alpha of   Alpha if
                                                     Variable #   Scale
                                                                          Loading    Scale W3   deleted
   [influ23m]                                                                          0.72       0.71     0.72
   Whether the child was born first or later          m28216       1-7                 0.67       0.68     0.68
   The child's temperament such as how active,
                                                      m28217       1-7                 0.66                0.66
   social, irritable, calm they were as a baby                                                    0.66
   The number of times the family moves               m28218       1-7                 0.67       0.67     0.68
   The mother's pregnancy or birth experience         m28220       1-7                 0.65       0.67     0.67
   The child's sex                                    m28221       1-7                 0.71       0.68     0.70
   Major illness or other unusual experiences the     m28222       1-7                 0.69       0.67     0.69

Teacher influences the child
  [influ33m]                                                                           0.69       0.75     0.72
  What teachers teach the children                    m28212       1-7                 0.57       0.66     0.66
  The type of school the child goes to                m28213       1-7                 0.58       0.66     0.64
  The neighborhood the child lives in                 m28219       1-7                 0.64        0.7     0.66
  Other important adult relatives                     m28229       1-7                 0.71       0.73     0.70

Biological influences on the child
   [influ43m]                                                                          0.69       0.69     0.69
   What genes they inherit from their parents         m28204       1-7
   Other biological influences like hormonal
                                                      m28205       1-7
   changes

Others influence child
  [influ53m]                                                                           0.69       0.64     0.66
  What other brothers and sisters (sibs) do           m28211       1-7                 0.70       0.64     0.67
  What their peers do                                 m28214       1-7                 0.53       0.41     0.46
  What they see on TV                                 m28215       1-7                 0.55       0.55     0.55

Family characteristics influence child
  [influ63m]                                                                           0.77       0.83     0.81
   Events in the family like divorce or remarriage    m28223       1-7                 0.64                0.64
                                                                                                  0.73
   How happy the parents' marriage is                 m28224       1-7                 0.67        0.8     0.71
   Death of a parent                                  m28225       1-7                 0.76       0.78     0.72



                                                                   Wave 3: Parents
                                                                         16
                                                                           Factor    Alpha of     Alpha if
                                                     Variable #   Scale
                                                                          Loading    Scale W3     deleted
Possible influences: out of child's control
  [influ73m]                                                                           0.60         0.53     0.56
  Family income                                       m28210       1-7                 0.52         0.43     0.47
  The child's physical attractiveness                 m28230       1-7                 0.42         0.25     0.33
  The child's intelligence                            m28231       1-7                 0.56         0.55     0.56

Outside experiences influence child
  The kinds of experiences the parent tries to
  provide for their children outside of the home      m28226       1-7              single item
  (i.e., classes, sports, teams, travel, etc.)

Sources of ability
  NOT IN W3

   Factors determining what elementary child is
   likeRank the importance of each in determining
   what elementary school-aged child is like (Rank


Nonfamily Social influences
  [sochld3m]                                                                                                 0.55
  What their peers do                                 m28235                                                 0.48
  How involved the father is in childrearing          m28240                                                 0.35
  Whether the mother works                            m28241                                                 0.51


What children are taught at home influences them
 What parents teach their children at home       m28233                             single item

The experiences that parents provide influences the child
  The kinds of experiences parent try to provide
                                                   m28239                           single item
  for their children outside of the home (i.e.,


School and neighborhood contexts influence child
  [scchld3m]                                                                           0.57         0.57     0.58

                                                                   Wave 3: Parents
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                                                                          Loading      Scale W3      deleted
   The type of school the child goes to              m28234
   The neighborhood the child lives in               m28236

Gender influences child
  The child's gender                                 m28237              single item

Marital tumult influences child
  Events in the family like divorce or remarriage    m28238              single item

Hormones influence child
  Hormonal influences                                m28232              single item

   Rank the importance of each in determining
   what adolescent child is like. (Rank 1-10)


Social influences
  [soadol3m]                                                                                                    0.63
  What their peers do                                m28245                                                     0.60
  How involved the father is in childrearing         m28250                                                     0.40
  Whether the mother works                           m28251                                                     0.54

School and neighborhood contexts influence child
  [scadol3m]                                                                              0.55         0.61     0.59
  The type of school the child goes to           m28244
  The neighborhood the child lives in            m28246

Hormones influence child
  Hormonal influences                                m28242                            single item

Influences on child
   [hoadol3m]                                                                                                   0.50
   What parents teach their children at home         m28243                                                     0.39
   The child's gender                                m28247                                                     0.31


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                                                                          Factor    Alpha of     Alpha if
                                                    Variable #   Scale
                                                                         Loading    Scale W3     deleted
   The kinds of experiences parent try to provide
                                                     m28249                                                 0.50
   for their children outside of the home (i.e.,


Marital tumult influences child
  Events in the family like divorce or remarriage    m28248                        single item


   - basic biological differences
   Biological differences
   NOT IN W3

   what they learn from TV
   NOT IN W3

   What they learn from mothers
   NOT IN W3

   What they learn from fathers
   NOT IN W3

   What they learn from friends
   NOT IN W3

   What they learn from teachers
   NOT IN W3

   Importance of basic biological differences in upbringing
   NOT IN W3

   Circle graphs
   NOT IN W3

Music Ability (Parent Perception/unrotated)
  [pmuabl3m]                                                                          0.85         0.83     0.84
  How good is this child at playing a musical        m28607      1-7


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                                                                            Factor    Alpha of   Alpha if
                                                      Variable #   Scale
                                                                           Loading    Scale W3   deleted
   Compared with other children, how much
                                                       m28650      1-7
   innate ability or talent does this child have in

Music Ability (Child Perception)
  NOT IN W3


Music Value (Parent perception/unrotated)
  [pmuval3m]                                                                            0.87       0.85     0.86
  How upset would you be if this child didn't do
                                                       m28686      1-7                  0.85                0.84
  as well as you thought s/he could in                                                             0.84
  How useful do you think music will be to this        m28693      1-7                  0.79       0.77     0.78
  How important is it to you that this child do
                                                       m28680      1-7                  0.79                0.76
  well in instrumental music?                                                                      0.74


Music Value (Child perceptions/unrotated)
  [cmuval3m]                                                                            0.94       0.94     0.94
  How important is instrumental music to this          m28658      1-7
  How much does this child like music?                 m28665      1-7

Music Satisfaction (Parent perception/unrotated)
  [pmusat3m]                                                                            0.65       0.68     0.67
  How satisfied are you with this child's level of
                                                       m28700      1-7
  performance in Instrumental music?
  How well did this child fulfill your expectations
                                                       m28638      1-7
  at playing a musical instrument? (wording

Math Ability (Parent perception/unrotated)
  [pmaabl3m]                                                                            0.91       0.92     0.92
  How good is this child at Math?                      m28601      1-7                  0.88        0.9     0.89
  Compared with other children, how would you
                                                       m28630      1-7                  0.89                0.90
  evaluate this child's performance in Math?                                                        0.9
  How well do you think this child will do in         m28633       1-7                  0.88       0.91     0.91
  How difficult is Math for this child?               Rm28616      1-7                  0.91       0.91     0.91


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                                                                           Factor    Alpha of   Alpha if
                                                     Variable #   Scale
                                                                          Loading    Scale W3   deleted
   Compared to other children, how much innate
                                                      m28645      1-7                  0.91                0.90
   ability or talent does this child have in Math?                                                0.92

Math Ability (Child Perception)
  NOT IN W3

Math Value (Parent Perception/unrotated)
  [pmaval3m]                                                                           0.69       0.48     0.61
  How useful do you think math will be to this        m28687      1-7
  How important is it to you that this child do       m28673      1-7




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                                                                           Factor    Alpha of     Alpha if
                                                     Variable #   Scale
                                                                          Loading    Scale W3     deleted
Math Value (Child Perception)
  [cmaval3m]                                                                           0.88         0.89     0.89
  How important is math to this child?                m28653      1-7
  How much does this child like math?                 m28660      1-7


Math effort of child
  How hard does this child try in math?               m28610                        single item

Reading Ability (Parent perception/unrotated)
  [preabl3m]                                                                           0.94         0.93     0.94
  How good is this child at Reading?                  m28602      1-7                  0.92         0.91     0.92
  Compared with other children, how would you
                                                      m28631      1-7                  0.92                  0.91
  evaluate this child's performance in Reading?                                                     0.91
  Compared with other children, how much
                                                      m28646      1-7                  0.94                  0.94
  innate ability or talent does this child have in                                                  0.93
  How difficult is Reading for this child?            rm28617     1-7                  0.93         0.92     0.93
  How well do you think this child will do in          m28634     1-7                  0.92         0.92     0.92

Reading Ability (Child Perception)
  NOT IN W3

Reading Value (Parent perception/unrotated)
  [preval3m]                                                                           0.63         0.42     0.53
  How important is it to you that this child do       m28674      1-7
  How useful do you think reading will be to this     m28688      1-7

Reading Value (Child perception/unrotated)
  [creval3m]                                                                           0.92         0.91     0.91
  How important is reading to this child?             m28654      1-7                                 -
  How much does this child like reading?              m28661      1-7                                 -

Reading effort of child
  How hard does this child try in reading?            m28611                        single item

Sports Ability (Parent perception/unrotated)

                                                                   Wave 3: Parents
                                                                         22
                                                                             Factor       Alpha of   Alpha if
                                                       Variable #   Scale
                                                                            Loading       Scale W3   deleted
   [pspabl3m]                                                                               0.95       0.94     0.95
   How good is this child at sports?                    m28605      1-7                     0.94       0.92     0.93
   Compared with other children, how would you
                                                        m28632      1-7                     0.93                0.93
   evaluate this child's performance in sports?                                                        0.92
   Compared with other children, how much
                                                        m28648      1-7                     0.94                0.94
   innate ability o r talent does this child have in                                                   0.93
   How well do you think this child will do in           m28636     1-7                     0.94       0.93     0.93
   How difficult are sports for this child?             rm28619     1-7                     0.94       0.94     0.94

Sports Ability (Child perception)
  NOT IN W3

Sports Value (Parent perception)
  [pspval3m]                                                                                0.80       0.77     0.78
  How important it is to parent that this child do      m28678      1-7                     0.71       0.67
   Parent belief about future usefulness of Sports      m28691      1-7                     0.70       0.68
   How upset would you be if this child didn't do
                                                        m28684      1-7                     0.76       0.74
   as well as you thought in sports?


Sports Value (Child perception/unrotated)
  [cspval3m]                                                                                0.93       0.94     0.94
  How important are sports activities to this
                                                        m28657      1-7
  child?
  How much does this child like sports ?                m28663      1-7

Sprist efforts of child
  How hard does this child try at sports?               m28613              single item

Sports Effort (Child perception)
  NOT IN W3

Social Ability (Parent perception)
  [psoabl3m]                                                                                0.91       0.9      0.90


                                                                     Wave 3: Parents
                                                                           23
                                                                             Factor    Alpha of   Alpha if
                                                       Variable #   Scale
                                                                            Loading    Scale W3   deleted
   How good is this child at making friends             m28604      1-7                  0.88       0.85     0.85
   Compared with other children, how much
                                                        m28647      1-7                  0.91                0.89
   innate ability or talent does this child have for                                                0.88
   How well do you think this child will do at
                                                        m28635      1-7                  0.88                0.86
   making friends next year?                                                                        0.87
   How difficult is it for this child to make           rm28618     1-7                  0.87       0.86     0.86

Social Ability (Child Perception)
  NOT IN W3

Social Value (Parent Perception)
  [psoval3m]                                                                             0.75       0.66
  How important is it to you that you child does
                                                        m28676      1-7                  0.65       0.53
  well at making friends?
  Parent belief about future usefulness of making       m28690      1-7                  0.67       0.58
  How upset would you be if this child didn't do
                                                        m28683      1-7                  0.72       0.61
  as well as you though at making friends??
  How important is it to you that your child does
                                                        m28677      1-7                  0.73       0.67
  well at being popular?


Social Value (Child perception)
  [csoval3m]                                                                             0.88       0.87     0.87
  How important is each of the following
  How important are social activities to this           m28655      1-7
  How much does this child like social activities?      m28662      1-7




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                                                                           24
                                                                            Factor    Alpha of     Alpha if
                                                      Variable #   Scale
                                                                           Loading    Scale W3     deleted
Social Effort (Child Perception)
  How hard does this child try at making friends?      m28612                        single item

Importance of being popular to child
  How important is being popular to this child?        m28656      1-7               single item

Child's efforts at making friends
  How hard does this child try at making friends?      m28612                        single item

Science Ability (Parent perception/unrotated)
   [pscabl3m]                                                                           0.89         0.79     0.89
   How good is this child in Science?                  m28609      1-7                  0.85         0.84     0.85
   Compared with other children, how much
                                                       m28649      1-7                  0.87                  0.87
   innate ability or talent does this child have in                                                  0.86
   How well do you think this child will do in          m28637     1-7                  0.83         0.85     0.84
   How difficult is Science for this child?            rm28620     1-7                  0.88         0.86     0.87

Science Ability (Child perception)
   NOT IN W3

Science Value (Parent perception)
   [pscval3m]                                                                           0.78         0.75     0.76
   Parent belief about future usefulness of Science    m28692      1-7                  0.64                  0.64
                                                                                                     0.63
   How important it is to parent that this child do    m28679      1-7                  0.67         0.61     0.63
   How upset would you be if this child didn't do
                                                       m28685      1-7                  0.80                  0.78
   as well as you thought in science?                                                                0.76


Science Value (Child perception/unrotated)
   [cscval3m]                                                                           0.89         0.90     0.9
   How important is science to this child?             m28659      1-7
   How much does this child like science?              m28664      1-7

Science Effort (Child perception)
   How hard does this child try at science?            m28615                        single item


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                                                                          25
                                                                          Factor    Alpha of   Alpha if
                                                    Variable #   Scale
                                                                         Loading    Scale W3   deleted

Computer Ability (Parent Perception)
  [pcoabl3m]                                                                          0.75       0.77     0.77
  How difficult are computer activities for this     rm28622     1-7
  child?
  How good is this child at computer activities?      m28603     1-7


Computer Value (Parent perception)
  [pcoval3m]                                                                          0.71       0.68     0.69
  Parent belief about future usefulness of           m28689      1-7
  Computer
  How important to parent is it that the child do
                                                     m28675      1-7
  well in computer science

Academic Ability
  [acdabl3m]                                                                          0.70       0.72     0.71
  How good is this child at:
  Math                                               m28601      1-7                  0.61       0.66     0.65
  Reading                                            m28602      1-7                  0.68       0.67     0.68
  Computer Activities                                m28603      1-7                  0.63       0.62     0.63
  Science                                            m28609      1-7                  0.63       0.66     0.65

Art Ability
  [artabl3m]                                                                          0.85       0.87     0.86
  Art                                                m28606      1-7
  Art                                                m28652      1-7

Dance Ability
  [dncabl3m]                                                                          0.84       0.84     0.84
  Dance                                              m28651      1-7
  Dance                                              m28608      1-7

Academic Performance in Comparison to Others
  [perfrm3m]                                                                          0.65       0.69     0.68
  Compared with other children, how would you
  evaluate this child's performance in:
  Math                                        m28630             1-7


                                                                  Wave 3: Parents
                                                                        26
                                                                            Factor    Alpha of   Alpha if
                                                      Variable #   Scale
                                                                           Loading    Scale W3   deleted
   Reading                                             m28631      1-7

Academic Talent in Comparison to Others
   [compt3m]                                                                            0.73                0.73
                                                                                                   0.74
   Math                                                m28645      1-7                  0.61       0.64     0.59
   Reading                                             m28646      1-7                  0.71       0.67     0.55
   Science                                             m28649      1-7                  0.63       0.65     0.54

Academics
  NOT IN W3

Athletics
  NOT IN W3

Confidence in child's ability to do well
  NOT IN W3

Academic Effort (Parent Perception/unrotated)
  [acdeff3m]                                                                            0.80       0.82     0.81
  Math                                                 m28610      1-7                  0.66       0.73     0.70
  Reading                                              m28611      1-7                  0.71       0.72     0.72
  Science                                              m28615      1-7                  0.79       0.79     0.79

Required effort
  NOT IN W3

Academic difficulty
  [acdiff3m]                                                                            0.62       0.66     0.64
  How difficult is each of the following activities
  Math                                                 m28616      1-7                  0.46       0.53     0.50
  Reading                                              m28617      1-7                  0.64        0.6     0.61
  Science                                              m28620      1-7                  0.46       0.55     0.52
  note: This question worded slightly differently



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                                                                          27
                                                                         Factor    Alpha of     Alpha if
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                                                                        Loading    Scale W3     deleted
Difficulty in comparison to others
   NOT IN W3

Academic Future Expectations (Parent perception)
   [acdftr3m]                                                                        0.70                  0.72
                                                                                                  0.73
   Math                                             m28633      1-7                  0.55         0.61     0.59
   Reading                                          m28634      1-7                  0.67         0.65     0.69
   Science                                          m28637      1-7                  0.61         0.66     0.64


Academic Value/Importance (Child Perception)
  [cacval3m]                                                                         0.66         0.68     0.67
  Reading                                           m28654      1-7                  0.62         0.59     0.60
  Math                                              m28653      1-7                  0.54         0.59     0.57
  Science                                           m28659      1-7                  0.53         0.59     0.57

Academic Liking (Child Perception)
  [acdlik3m]                                                                         0.53         0.53     0.53
  How much does this child like Reading?            m28661      1-7                  0.54         0.45     0.49
  How much does this child like Math?               m28660      1-7                  0.39         0.43     0.41
  How much does this child like Science?            m28664      1-7                  0.35          0.4     0.38

Academic Value/Importance (Parent Perception)
  [pacimp3m]                                                                         0.86         0.89     0.88
  How important it is to parent that child does     m28674      1-7
  How important it is to parent that child does     m28673      1-7                                -
  with m28679 alpha=.77

Importance that child does well in science
  How important it is to parent that child does     m28679      1-7               single item

Academic Usefulness (Parent Perception)
  [useful3m]                                                                         0.73         0.68     0.72
   Parent belief about future usefulness of Math    m28687      1-7                  0.56                  0.54
                                                                                                  0.52

                                                                 Wave 3: Parents
                                                                       28
                                                                            Factor    Alpha of     Alpha if
                                                      Variable #   Scale
                                                                           Loading    Scale W3     deleted
   Parent belief about future usefulness of            m28689      1-7                  0.72         0.76     0.74
   Parent belief about future usefulness of Reading    m28688      1-7                  0.67                  0.62
                                                                                                     0.53
   with m28692 alpha=.64

Usefulness of science to parent
   Parent belief about future usefulness of Science    m28692      1-7               single item


Academic Value (Parent Perception/unrotated)
   [pacval3m]                                                                                                 0.78
                                                                                        0.82         0.73
   How important it is to parent that this child do    m28673      1-7                  0.78         0.67     0.73
   How important it is to parent that this child do    m28674      1-7                  0.80          0.7     0.75
   How important it is to parent that this child do    m28679      1-7                  0.78         0.67     0.73
   Parent belief about future usefulness of            m28689      1-7                  0.81         0.73     0.77
   Parent belief about future usefulness of Math       m28687      1-7                  0.80         0.71     0.75
   Parent belief about future usefulness of Reading    m28688      1-7                  0.81         0.72     0.77
   Parent belief about future usefulness of Science    m28692      1-7                  0.81                  0.77
                                                                                                     0.71

Academic Value (Child Perception)
  [cacval3m]                                                                            0.81         0.82     0.81
  Reading                                              m28654      1-7                  0.77         0.78     0.78
  Math                                                 m28653      1-7                  0.76         0.77     0.77
  Science                                              m28659      1-7                  0.77         0.78     0.78
  How much child likes Math                            v26660      1-7                  0.78          0.8     0.80
  How much child likes Science                         m28664      1-7                  0.77         0.79     0.79
  How much child likes Reading                         m28661      1-7                  0.80          0.8     0.80

Leadership
  [leader3m]                                                                            0.80         0.79     0.79
  Curiosity                                            m28568       1-7                 0.77         0.75     0.76
  Imaginativeness                                      m28569       1-7                 0.77         0.74     0.75
  Assertiveness                                        m28571       1-7                 0.79         0.77     0.77


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                                                                              Factor   Alpha of   Alpha if
                                                     Variable #    Scale
                                                                             Loading   Scale W3   deleted
   Independence                                       m28575        1-7                  0.77       0.77     0.77
   Try new things                                     m28582        1-7                  0.77       0.76     0.76
   Leadership                                         m28576        1-7                  0.78       0.77     0.77

Concern for others
  [concrn3m]                                                                             0.72       0.73     0.73
  Kind to others                                      m28566        1-7                  0.58        0.6     0.60
   Concern for, and willingness to care for others    m28567        1-7                  0.65                0.67
                                                                                                    0.67
   Be able to get along well with others.             m28570        1-7                  0.72       0.67     0.70
   Courteous to adults                                m28584        1-7                  0.67       0.72     0.71

Popular/Yuppy
  [populr3m]                                                                             0.71       0.67     0.68
  Keep things neat and in order                       m28572        1-7                  0.66       0.63     0.64
  Try to do things better than others                 m28573        1-7                  0.68       0.65     0.66
  Make oneself attractive as possible                 m28577        1-7                  0.65       0.61     0.62
  Be popular                                          m28580        1-7                  0.63       0.59     0.59
  Brave                                               m28583        1-7                  0.68       0.63     0.64

Responsible
  [respon3m]                                                                             0.65        0.7     0.68
  Obedience to teachers and parents                   R28574        1-7                  0.56       0.66     0.62
  Responsible for his/her own work                    R28578        1-7                  0.61       0.64     0.63
  Work hard at whatever one does                      R28579        1-7                  0.64       0.66     0.65
  Do well in school                                   R28581        1-7                  0.52       0.58     0.56

Most important charcateristic : 1
  In each group of characteristic and skills, rank
  skills according to which you feel is most
  important for this child (1=Most important to
                                                                   Rank
   Kind to others                                     m28585      Order 1-
                                                                    5
   Curiosity                                          m28586


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                                                                              Factor   Alpha of   Alpha if
                                                     Variable #    Scale
                                                                             Loading   Scale W3   deleted
   Assertiveness                                      m28587
   Obedience to teachers and parents                  m28588
   Do well in school                                  m28589

Most important characteristic: 2
  In each group of characteristic and skills, rank                 Rank
  skills according to which you feel is most                      Order 1-
  important for this child (1=Most important to                     5
   Concern for, and willingness to care for others    m28590
   Keep things neat and in order                      m28591
   Responsible for his/her own work                   m28592
   Try new things                                     m28593
   Brave                                              m28594

Most important characteristic: 3
  In each group of characteristic and skills, rank                 Rank
  skills according to which you feel is most                      Order 1-
  important for this child (1=Most important to                     6
  Imaginativeness                                     m28595
  Be able to get along with others                    m28596
  Independence                                        m28597
  Make oneself attractive to others                   m28598
  Courteous to adults                                 m28599
   Competitiveness/try to do better than others       m28600




Child's worry: Non-academic (unrotated)
   [wrynac3m]                                                                            0.55       0.59
                                                                                                             0.57
   Making friends                                     m28668        1-7
   Sports                                             m28670        1-7



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                                                                        Loading    Scale W3       deleted
Child's Worry : Academic (unrotated)
  [wryac3m]                                                                           0.82                   0.77
                                                                                                    0.72
  Math                                              m28666      1-7                   0.77          0.66     0.71
  Reading                                           v26667      1-7                   0.77          0.63     0.69
  Science                                           m28671      1-7                   0.73          0.61     0.66

Child's Worry
  Instrumental Music                                m28672      1-7               (single item)

Worry: Athletic, and Social Domains
  NOT IN W3

Fulfilled Parent Expectations: Academic
  [acdex3m]                                                                           0.63          0.84
                                                                                                             0.78
  Reading                                           m28722      1-7
  Math                                              m28721      1-7

Non-Academic Fulfilled Parent Expectations
  [nacdex3m]                                                                          0.86                   0.77
                                                                                                    0.73
  School Conduct *item not in w4*                   m28725      1-7                   0.82          0.65     0.69
  Making friends                                    m28723      1-7                   0.86          0.73     0.67
  Adjusting to school                               m28724      1-7                   0.73          0.54     0.59

How Well Child Fulfilled Expectations this year
  NOT IN W3

Future education: ideal
  How much schooling would you like child to have m28365        1-7               single item

Future education: real
  How much schooling do you think child will get    m28367      1-7               single item


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                                                                         Loading    Scale W3   deleted

Least amount of schooling you would be satisfied with
  NOT IN W3

Academic Parent Upset
   [acupst3m]                                                                         0.92       0.94
                                                                                                          0.93
   Math                                              m28681      1-7
   Reading                                           m28682      1-7

Academic Parent Importance and Upset (unrotated)
                                                                                      0.81                0.81
   [acimp3m]                                                                                      0.8
   How important it is to parent that child does     m28673      1-7                  0.79       0.78     0.79
   How upset would you be if this child didn't do
                                                     m28681      1-7                  0.76                0.74
   as well as you thought in Math?                                                               0.74
   How important is it to parent that child does     m28674      1-7                  0.81       0.79     0.80
   How upset would you be if this child didn't do
                                                     m28682      1-7                  0.77                0.75
   as well as you thought in reading?                                                            0.74
   How important is it to parent that child does     m28679      1-7                  0.81       0.81     0.81
   How upset would you be if this child didn't do
                                                     m28685      1-7                  0.76                0.75
   as well as you thought in science?                                                            0.74

Academic Satisfaction (Parent perception)
   [acsat3m]                                                                          0.77
                                                                                                 0.74
   Science                                           m28699      1-7                  0.71       0.65     0.67
   Math                                              m28694      1-7                  0.63       0.65     0.64
   Reading                                           m28695      1-7                  0.73       0.67     0.69

Academic Satisfaction II (Parent perception)
   [acsat23m]                                                                         0.63
                                                                                                 0.59
   Reading                                           m28722      1-7                  0.47       0.41     0.80
   Math                                              m28721      1-7                  0.61        0.5     0.81


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                                                                           Factor    Alpha of   Alpha if
                                                     Variable #   Scale
                                                                          Loading    Scale W3   deleted
  How satisfied are you with this child's level of
  performance in each of the following areas?
  Science                                             m28699      1-7                  0.50       0.45     0.81
  Math                                                m28694      1-7                  0.76       0.77     0.78
  Reading                                             m28695      1-7                  0.41       0.42     0.75

Non-Academic Satisfaction
  NOT IN W3

Parent Confidence to Help: Homework
  [help3m]                                                                             0.64                0.62
                                                                                                  0.61
  Science                                             m28712      1-7                  0.50       0.45     0.45
  Math                                                m28709      1-7                  0.57       0.49     0.50
  Reading                                             m28710      1-7                  0.61       0.59     0.62
  Computer Activities                                 m28711      1-7                  0.64       0.59     0.59

Parent Confidence to Help: All
  [ptall3m]                                                                            0.58       0.61
  Math                                                m28701       1-7                 0.54       0.61
  Reading                                             m28702       1-7                 0.54       0.60
  Computer Activities                                 m28703       1-7                 0.58       0.59
  Making Friends                                      m28704       1-7                 0.51       0.56
  Being Popular                                       m28705       1-7                 0.51       0.55
  Sports                                              m28706       1-7                 0.58       0.56
  Science                                             m28707       1-7                 0.53       0.55

Academic Parent Influence
  [acdinf3m]                                                                           0.79                0.79
                                                                                                  0.79
  Math                                                m28713      1-7                  0.68       0.68     0.66
  Reading                                             m28714      1-7                  0.71       0.68     0.69
  Science                                             m28719      1-7                  0.75       0.76     0.75

Academic Confidence to help


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                                                                           Factor    Alpha of   Alpha if
                                                     Variable #   Scale
                                                                          Loading    Scale W3   deleted
   [confdt3m]                                                                          0.76                0.71
                                                                                                  0.69
   How confident do you feel about your ability to
   help your child with his/her homework in each
   Math                                               m28709      1-7                  0.75       0.68     0.70
   Reading                                            m28710      1-7                  0.75       0.69     0.71
   Science                                            m28712      1-7                  0.73       0.66     0.68
   How much influence do you have over this
   child's performance in each of these areas?
   Math                                               m28713      1-7                  0.71       0.59     0.62
   Reading                                            m28714      1-7                  0.72       0.65     0.67
   Science                                            m28719      1-7                  0.68       0.61     0.63

Math & Science Parent Influence and Confidence
   [math3m]                                                                            0.72                0.68
                                                                                                  0.65
   Math                                               m28709      1-7                  0.70       0.61     0.64
   Science                                            m28712      1-7                  0.68       0.59     0.62
   How much influence do you have over this
   child's performance in each of these areas?
   Math                                               m28713      1-7                  0.65       0.55     0.60
   Science                                            m28719      1-7                  0.58       0.57     0.58

Influence parent tries to have with child across domains
   NOT IN W3

Influence parent has over child's behaviors and interests
   NOT IN W3

Change in parents' ability to influence child's behaviors and interests
  NOT IN W3

Influence parent will have over child's behaviors and interests
   NOT IN W3


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                                                                               Factor     Alpha of   Alpha if
                                                         Variable #   Scale
                                                                              Loading     Scale W3   deleted

   Influence parent has over child's school experience
      NOT IN W3

   Confidence in child's future plans
     NOT IN W3

   Worry about child in adolescence
     NOT IN W3

   Looking forward to in adolescence
     NOT IN W3

   What child will do/be like in next 2 years
    NOT IN W3

Parent time use last week
      Use the following scale to estimate the amount
      of time spent last week on each of the following
      activities (1=0hours: 3=1-3 hours: 6= 10-15
      Math and Science-related activities                m28083        1-8
      Organized competitive sports                       m28084        1-8
                                                         m28085 -
          -list up to 5                                                list
                                                         m28089
      Playing sports with friends                        m28090        1-8
                                                         m28091 -
          -list up to 5                                                list
                                                         m28095
      Doing athletic activities alone (like running)     m28096        1-8
      Socializing with friends (outside of organized     m28097        1-8
      Participating in organized social activities or
                                                          m28098       1-8
      clubs
      Playing musical instruments                        m28099        1-8
                                                         m28100 -
          -list up to 4                                                list
                                                          28103
      Doing art/craft/hobby projects                     m28104        1-8

                                                                        Wave 3: Parents
                                                                              36
                                                                          Factor    Alpha of     Alpha if
                                                    Variable #   Scale
                                                                         Loading    Scale W3     deleted
   Watching educational or cultural television       m28105       1-8
   Watching sports on TV                             m28106       1-8
   Watching other TV programs                        m28107       1-8
   Listening to the radio or stereo                  m28108       1-8
   Playing action video games                        m28109       1-8
   Using microcomputer for activities other than     m28110       1-8
   Reading books, magazines, or newspapers for       m28111       1-8
   Working with tools, building things               m28112       1-8
   Doing work related to your employment at
                                                     m28113       1-8
   home
   Family outings or other family social events      m28114      1-8
   Any other activities you do regularly, but did    m28115      Y/N
                                                     m28116,
      -list activities up to 4                       m28118,
                                                     m28120,
                                                     m28122
                                                     m28117,
   Time, approximate hours per week (for above       m28119,
   listed activities)                                m28121,
                                                     m28123



School Volunteer (unrotated)
  [volunt3m]                                                                          0.59         0.62     0.65
  General volunteer work at school (e.g., room
                                                     m28138      Y/N                  0.44                  0.52
  parent)                                                                                          0.51
  Volunteering specific skills at school (e.g.,      m28139      Y/N                  0.51         0.62     0.65
  Participate in PTO/PTA or other school-related
                                                     m28144      Y/N                  0.53                  0.53
  parent organizations                                                                             0.49
  Organizational leader in PTA/PTO or other
                                                     m28145      Y/N                  0.56                  0.59
  school organization or board                                                                     0.55


Community volunteer
  Volunteer work in hospitals or community           m28130      Y/N               single item


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                                                                        37
                                                                                  Factor     Alpha of   Alpha if
                                                            Variable #   Scale
                                                                                 Loading     Scale W3   deleted

      Participate in planned activities
        Highly competitive games (e.g., bridge               m28125      Y/N
        Organized informal social and game clubs or
                                                             m28126      Y/N
        groups
        Service organizations (e.g., Kiwanis, Women's        m28127      Y/N
        Concerts, theater, plays art openings, ect.          m28128      Y/N
        Business organizations, professional groups
                                                             m28129      Y/N
        (e.g., Chamber of Commerce, AMA)
        Social clubs (e.g., dance clubs, fraternities,
                                                             m28131      Y/N
        Parents without Partners, etc.)
        Peace or ecology groups                              m28132      Y/N
        Political groups (liberal)                           m28133      Y/N
        Political groups (conservative)                      m28134      Y/N
        Religious education groups                           m28135      Y/N
        Other religious activities                           m28136      Y/N
         Debating, toastmaster, investing groups, ect.       m28137      Y/N
                                                            m28140 -
            list up to 4                                                  list
                                                            m28143
         Participant in other parent/child groups like
                                                             m28146      Y/N
         scouts or Indian guides
         Leader in other parent/child groups or
                                                             m28147      Y/N
         participant on related boards
         Coach of one of your children's sports teams        m28148      Y/N
                                                            m28149 -
         list up to 4                                                     list
                                                            m28152
         Participating in dance or drama activities         m28153       Y/N
         Art/craft/hobby classes or groups                  m28154       Y/N
         Academic classes                                   m28155       Y/N
         Study groups                                       m28156       Y/N
         Self-help activities (therapy, physical fitness,   m28157       Y/N
         Mechanical, auto, electronic, construction         m28158       Y/N

B. Standard Demographics (Occupation, Education)


                                                                           Wave 3: Parents
                                                                                 38
                                                                                   Factor    Alpha of   Alpha if
                                                          Variable #     Scale
                                                                                  Loading    Scale W3   deleted
1. General Information
   Household demographics
   People in house hold; list all adults and children including those in study (up to 10)
                                                           relation to
      Person (1-10)                                        child in the birth date             sex       grade
                                                              study
                                                            m29037, m29038                   m29041,    m29042,
                                                            m29043,        ,39,              m29047,    m29048,
                                                            m29049, m29044                   m29053,    m29054,
                                                            m29055,        ,45,              m29059,    m29060,
                                                            m29061, m29050                   m29065,    m29066,
                                                            m29067,        ,51,              m29071,    m29072,
                                                            m29073, m29056                   m29077,    m29078,
                                                            m29079,        ,57,              m29083,    m29084,
                                                            m29085, m29062                   m29089,    m29090,
                                                            m29091         ,63,              m29095     m29096




    Parents' other children not in home
      NOT IN W3

    Respondent Demographics: Self
      Which of the following best describes your
                                                           m29097
      ethnic group?
      Highest level of education that you have
                                                           m29102
      received?
      Advanced degree (Master's, Ph.D.,)-please
                                                           m29103
      specify


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                                                                                 39
                                                                            Factor      Alpha of   Alpha if
                                                     Variable #   Scale
                                                                           Loading      Scale W3   deleted
   Religious preference (self)                        m29099
   What is your occupation (major duties)             m29106
   Check average number of hours you work each        m29108


Respondent demograhics: Spouse
  Ethnic group of spouse? (Other= please
                                                      m29098
  specify)
  Highest level of education that your                m29104
  Advanced degree (Master's, Ph.D.,)-please
                                                      m29105
  specify
  Religious preference (spouse)                       m29100
   What is your spouse's occupation (major duties)    m29107
   Check average number of hours your
                                                      m29109
   spouse/partner works each week.


Religious orientation of children
   Religious preference (children)                    m29101              single item



Employment status change: self
  temporary lay off (self)                            m29114      Y/N
  permanent lay off (self)                            m29116      Y/N
  was let go from a job (self)                        m29110      Y/N
  started a new line of work (self)                   m29124      Y/N
  changed jobs - same line of work (self)             m29122      Y/N
  took job requiring less skill or with less          m29118      Y/N
  promoted (self)                                     m29120      Y/N
  took a voluntary leave of absence (self)            m29112      Y/N


Employment status change: spouse
  temporary lay off                                   m29115      Y/N

                                                                   Wave 3: Parents
                                                                         40
                                                                     Factor    Alpha of   Alpha if
                                               Variable #   Scale
                                                                    Loading    Scale W3   deleted
  permanent lay off                             m29117      Y/N
  was let go from a job                         m29111      Y/N
  started a new line of work                    m29125      Y/N
  changed jobs - same line of work              m29123      Y/N
  took job requiring less skill or with less
                                                m29119      Y/N
  status/pay
  promoted                                      m29121      Y/N
  took a voluntary leave of absence             m29113      Y/N

Income from outside sources
   Unemployment Compensation                    m29128
   Chid Support                                 m29131
   Supplementary Unemployment Benefits          m29129
   AFDC                                         m29130
   Social Security                              m29132
   Disability                                   m29133

Worked outside of the home
  Full time:
     -0-23 months                               m29136
     -2-5 years                                 m29137
     -5.1-10 years                              m29138

Worked outside of the home: part time
    -0-23 months                                m29139
    -2-5 years                                  m29140
    -5.1-10 years                               m29141




                                                             Wave 3: Parents
                                                                   41
                                                                            Factor      Alpha of   Alpha if
                                                     Variable #   Scale
                                                                           Loading      Scale W3   deleted
Unemployed
    -0-23 months                                      m29142
    -2-5 years                                        m29143
    -5.1-10 years                                     m29144

Years worked outside of home
  How many years have you worked for pay
                                                      m29145              single item
  outside the home at least 20 hrs/wk since



Continuing education: self
  Are you currently in any educational programs
                                                      m29146      Y/N
  for job-related concerns?
                                                     m29147 -
   Please specify:                                                 list
                                                     m29148



Continuing education: spouse
  Is your spouse currently in any educational
                                                      m29149      Y/N
  programs for job-related concerns?
                                                     m29150 -
   Please specify:                                                 list
                                                     m29151


family income
   What is your average family income (self)?         m29126
   What is your average family income (spouse)?       m29127


Financial hardship
   [hard3m]                                                                               0.65       0.64
   How hard is it for you to live on present
                                                      m29134
   income?
   Comparing your present financial situation with    m29135


                                                                    Wave 3: Parents
                                                                          42
                                                                             Factor    Alpha of   Alpha if
                                                       Variable #   Scale
                                                                            Loading    Scale W3   deleted

Current marital status
  NOT IN W3

Past marital status
  NOT IN W3

Children born or adopted during marriages
  NOT IN W3

Visitation with parents: first child
   (If it's the target child) Does this child have a
                                                        m28351      Y/N
   parent living outside of the home whom s/he
   If yes, how often ?                                 m28352-55
   How satisfied are you with this visiting
                                                        m28356
   arrangement?
   How satisfied are you with current financial         m28357

Visitation with parents: second child
   (If it's the second target child) Does this child
                                                        m28358      Y/N
   have a parent living outside of the home whom
   Do both children spend time with the same
                                                        m28359
   parent?
   If yes, how often ?                                 m29360-62
   How satisfied are you with this visiting
                                                        m28363
   arrangement?
   How satisfied are you with current financial         m28364

Servant
   Use the scale to indicate how often you feel like
   each of the following (1=Almost never:
   [srvant3m]                                                                            0.62       0.61     0.64
   Chauffeur                                            m28257       1-7                 0.45       0.47     0.47
   Chief cook and bottle washer                         m28255       1-7                 0.63       0.59     0.60
   Social director                                      m28258       1-7                 0.51       0.54     0.54
   Answering machine                                    m28260       1-7                 0.62       0.57     0.66

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                                                                           43
                                                                          Factor    Alpha of   Alpha if
                                                    Variable #   Scale
                                                                         Loading    Scale W3   deleted

Referee/Police
  [police3m]                                                                          0.60       0.64     0.61
  Referee                                            m28252       1-7
  Police person                                      m28253       1-7

Confidant
  [confdt3m]                                                                          0.66        0.6     0.63
  Counselor/Advisor                                  m28259       1-7                 0.47       0.33     0.39
  Teacher/coach                                      m28254       1-7                 0.58       0.63     0.62
  Friend                                             m28256       1-7                 0.65        0.5     0.56

Division of household labor
   Division of tasks in household by "You"
   "Spouse/Significant Other" "Other Adult"
   Preparing meals                                  m28276-78
   Washing dishes                                   m28279-81
   Transporting children                            m28282-84
   Helping children with schoolwork                 m28285-87
   Doing laundry                                    m28288-90
   Grocery shopping                                 m28291-93
   Yard maintenance                                 m28294-96
   Taking out the garbage                           m28297-99
   Fixing things                                    m28300-02
   Handling family finances                         m28303-05
   Cleaning the house                               m28306-08
   General child care                               m28309-11
   Disciplining children                            m28312-14

Confident/Extrovert
  How would you describe yourself with respect
  to the qualities listed below. Self-description
  (1=Not at all true of me: 7=Very true of me)
  [extrov3m]                                                                          0.83        0.8     0.81
  Leader at work                                     m28049       1-7                 0.80       0.76     0.77


                                                                  Wave 3: Parents
                                                                        44
                                                                         Factor    Alpha of     Alpha if
                                                   Variable #   Scale
                                                                        Loading    Scale W3     deleted
  Assertive                                         m28066       1-7                 0.80         0.77     0.78
  Leader in social activities                       m28050       1-7                 0.82         0.77     0.78
  Confident that I will be able to carry out the    m28074       1-7                 0.82         0.79     0.79
  Likes self (like myself)                          m28047       1-7                 0.81         0.79     0.80
  Like to try out new things                        m28067       1-7                 0.82         0.79     0.79
  Competitive                                       m28063       1-7                 0.82          0.8     0.81
  Outgoing/Friendly                                 m28046       1-7                 0.81         0.79     0.80
  Able to do well under pressure                    m28041       1-7                 0.82          0.8     0.80

Loving/Caring
  [caring3m]                                                                         0.73          0.7     0.74
  Loving/Affectionate                               m28045       1-7                 0.54         0.58     0.59
  Sensitive/Caring                                  m28048       1-7                 0.52          0.5     0.54
  Cooperative/Helpful                               m28042       1-7                 0.77         0.72     0.78

Artistic
  [artstc3m]                                                                         0.60         0.76     0.71
  Artistic                                          m28053       1-7
  Creative                                          m28043       1-7

Musical
  Musical                                           m28052       1-7              single item

Intellectual
   [intell3m]                                                                        0.71         0.71     0.70
   Good reader                                      m28056       1-7                 0.53         0.58     0.55
   Good at writing                                  m28057       1-7                 0.52         0.56     0.51
   Smart                                            m28062       1-7                 0.73          0.7     0.72
   with m28051 alpha=.49

Athletic
  Athletic                                          m28051       1-7              single item

Number Cruncher
  [numbrs3m]                                                                         0.59         0.50     0.57


                                                                 Wave 3: Parents
                                                                       45
                                                                           Factor    Alpha of     Alpha if
                                                     Variable #   Scale
                                                                          Loading    Scale W3     deleted
   Good at math                                       m28054       1-7                               -
   Good with computers                                m28055       1-7                               -

Strict parent
   Strict parent                                      m28065       1-7              single item


Flexible Parent
   [flex3m]                                                                            0.58         0.55     0.57
   Flexible                                           m28044       1-7                                -
   Patient                                            m28064       1-7                                -

Learning tools in home
  [tools3m]
  Indicate if you have any of the following in you
  Art and drawing supplies                            m28159
  Dictionary                                          m28160
  Books designed to help children acquire             m28161
  Sports books or magazines                           m28162
  Art books or magazines                              m28163
  Children's story books                              m28164
  Natural history books or magazines                  m28165
  Computer books or magazines                         m28166
  Newspapers                                          m28167
  Musical Instruments                                 m28168

Musical tools in home
  Musical instruments                                 m29380                        single item

Musical supplies in home
  Music or dance books, supplies, clothing            m28385                        single item

Sports equipment in home
  Sports equipment                                    m28374                        single item


                                                                   Wave 3: Parents
                                                                         46
                                                                        Factor    Alpha of     Alpha if
                                                  Variable #   Scale
                                                                       Loading    Scale W3     deleted

Sports literature in home
  Sports books or magazines                        m28379                        single item

Literature in home: books
   General interest books                          m28396                        single item

Literature in home: magazines
   General interest magazines                      m28397                        single item

Computer
  [comptr3m]                                                                        0.63         0.67     0.65
  Computer                                         m28387       1-7                 0.50         0.55     0.53
  Computer games or software                       m28392       1-7                 0.50         0.54     0.52
  Computer books or magazines                      m28393       1-7                 0.58         0.61     0.60

Art literature
  Art books, magazines, or supplies                m28386                        single item

Math literature
  Math-related books, games, toys, or magazines    m28394                        single item

Science literature
   Science-related books, games, toys, or          m28395                        single item
   magazines
Toys, books, etc., used to promote new interest
   NOT IN W3

Toys books, etc., child got on last birthday
  NOT IN W3

Time spent with child: homework



                                                                Wave 3: Parents
                                                                      47
                                                                           Factor    Alpha of     Alpha if
                                                     Variable #   Scale
                                                                          Loading    Scale W3     deleted
   Please indicate how often you do each of these
   things to get involved with this child's daily
   activities. (1=Nver: 7=Almost Every Day)
                                                                                       0.81                  0.82
   [helphw3m]                                                                                       0.82
   Do math or science related activities with this
                                                      m28729       1-7                 0.81                  0.83
   child                                                                                            0.83
   Help this child do his/her homework                m28730       1-7                 0.69         0.71     0.71
   Check child's homework after it's completed        m28744       1-7                 0.75         0.76     0.76
   Help child prepare for tests (e.g., practice       m28755       1-7                 0.76         0.77     0.77

Time spent with child: sports
  [sports3m]                                                                           0.75         0.75     0.76
  Play sports with this child                         m28731       1-7
  Do active, outdoor activities with this child       m28747       1-7

Time spent with child: indoor games
  Play indoor games with this child                   m28746                        single item

Time spent with child: Read
  [read3m]                                                                             0.74         0.74     0.76
  Read to this child                                  m28737       1-7
  Have this child read to you                         m28748       1-7

Tiem spent with child: art
   Do art projects with this child                    m28738                        single item

Time spent with child: computer games
  [docomp3m]                                                                           0.81         0.87     0.85
  Work with this child on a computer                  m28726       1-7
   Play computer games with child on a computer       m28727       1-7


Time spent with child: Intellectual games
  Play intellectual games                             m28728                        single item


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                                                                         48
                                                                           Factor    Alpha of     Alpha if
                                                     Variable #   Scale
                                                                          Loading    Scale W3     deleted

Time spent with child: musical
  Play a musical instrument with this child           m28739                        single item

Time spent with child: monitor practice
  Monitor child's practice time in music or sports    m28745                        single item

Time spent with child: talking
  [talk3m]                                                                             0.73         0.67     0.72
  Discuss this child's experiences at school          m28749       1-7                 0.79         0.75     0.52
  Discuss current events/important news with this     m28756       1-7                 0.58          0.4     0.50
  Teach child general knowledge, information,         m28757       1-7                 0.50         0.39     0.77

Time spent with child: cultural activities
                                                                  1-7                  0.47                  0.51
   [cultr3m]                                                                                        0.53
   Take child to museum                               m28750                           0.34          0.4     0.38
   Take child to plays                                m28751                           0.29         0.39     0.36
   Take child to classical musical concerts           m28753                           0.45          0.5     0.48

Activity frequency (to be used as single items)
  Please indicate how often you have done each
  of the following activities in the past year?
  (1=Never: 5=Regularly/As often as possible)
  Take child to museum                                m28750       1-5
  Take child to plays                                 m28751       1-5
  Take child to classical music concerts              m28753       1-5
  Take child to rock music concerts                   m28752       1-5
  Take child to paid sporting events                  m28754       1-5
  Take child on other organized family activities
                                                      m28758       1-5
  (e.g., movies, visits to relatives)
  Take child on extended family vacation              m28759       1-5




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Reasons for time spent with child: Why 1
  [why3m]                                                                                 0.52         0.59     0.57
  Someone else (teacher or coach) has requested
                                                         m28763       1-7                 0.39                  0.45
  that I spend time on the activity                                                                    0.46
  This child asks me to do a particular activity         m28770       1-7                 0.53         0.63     0.60
  This child is having a particular difficulty with      m28771       1-7                 0.29         0.27     0.29

Reasons for time spent with child: Why 2
  [why23m]                                                                                0.74         0.72     0.72
  I have a skill or expertise in an activity             m28760       1-7                 0.67         0.68     0.68
  I feel it is an important activity for this child      m28762       1-7                 0.70         0.65     0.63
  I have an interest in an activity                      m28761       1-7                 0.66         0.61     0.67
  I feel the child has talent in a particular area       m28764       1-7                 0.71          0.7     0.70
  I feel a skill/activity will be useful to the child    m28766       1-7                 0.73         0.69     0.70

Reasons for time spent with child: Why 3
  [why33m]                                                                                0.65         0.57     0.60
  I see myself as a teacher                              m28768       1-7                                       0.44
  I want to provide a rile model for this child          m28769       1-7                                       0.24

Reasons for time spent with child: Why 4
  I feel that it is important for a child of this sex
                                                         m28765                        single item
  to do the activity, even if his/her innate ability


Reasons for time spent with child: Why 5
  I want my time with this child to be fun and not
                                                         m28767                        single item
  school/work related


Parent encourages child: Intellectual activities
  Please indicate the extent to which you
  encourage the following activities for this child
  (1=strongly discourage: 7=strongly encourage)
  [intact3m]                                                                              0.68         0.68     0.68


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   Doing math or science related activities at home    m28775       1-7                 0.57                  0.62
                                                                                                     0.57
   Working on, or playing with, a computer             m28776       1-7                 0.55         0.57     0.64
   Watching educational TV                             m28777       1-7                 0.68         0.62     0.69
   Reading                                             m28779       1-7                 0.67         0.68     0.72

Parent encourages child: Building things
  Building, making, or fixing things                   m28772                        single item

Parent encourages child: Dance
  [dance3m]                                                                             0.85         0.83     0.84
  Taking dance lessons                                 m28782       1-7                                -
  Dancing for fun                                      m28783       1-7                                -

Parent encourages child: Music
  [music3m]                                                                             0.97         0.96     0.96
  Taking music lessons                                 m28780       1-7                                -
  Playing a musical instrument                         m28781       1-7                                -

Parent encourages child: community activities
  [commun3m]                                                                            0.60         0.59     0.59
  Going camping or fishing                             m28789       1-7                 0.58         0.55     0.56
  Doing things on a regular basis with children of     m28790       1-7                 0.56         0.57     0.56
  Participate in religious activities or groups        m28791       1-7                 0.56         0.52     0.53
  Participate in clubs or other organized social
                                                       m28792       1-7                 0.42                  0.40
  groups                                                                                             0.4

Parent encourages child: etiquette class
  Take social or etiquette classes                     m28793                        single item

Parent encourages child: dating
  Dating                                               m28794                        single item

Parent encourages child: sports


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   [sports3m]                                                                           0.75         0.74     0.74
   Playing competitive sports                          m28773       1-7                                -
   Playing non-competitive sports for fun              m28774       1-7                                -

Parent encourages child: socialize
  [social3m]                                                                            0.72         0.69     0.70
  Having friends over to the house                     m28784       1-7                 0.69         0.62     0.64
  Giving parties for one's friends                     m28785       1-7                 0.68         0.67     0.68
  Taking on leadership roles                           m28786       1-7                 0.67         0.62     0.65
  Learning cooking and other homemaking                m28787       1-7                 0.66         0.62     0.63
  Learning to make oneself attractive                  m28788       1-7                 0.67         0.65     0.65

Parents encourage child: TV sports
  Watching sports on TV                                m28778                        single item

Most likely to encourage: three items
   Which three of the activities listed above would    m28795,
                                                       m28796,                       three items
   you be most likely to encourage?
                                                       m28797


Most likely to discourage: three items
   Which three of the activities listed above would    m28798,
                                                       m28799,                       three items
   you be least likely to encourage?
                                                       m28800

Specific area of difficulty: academics
  NOT IN W3

Use of motivational/helping strategies: academics
  NOT IN W3

Specific area of difficulty
  NOT IN W3



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                                                                           Factor    Alpha of     Alpha if
                                                     Variable #   Scale
                                                                          Loading    Scale W3     deleted
Use of motivational/helping strategies
  NOT IN W3

Parent encourages this activity the most
  Indicate which extracurricular activity is most
                                                      m28461                        three items
  important to help the child with (sports, music,




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                                                                       Factor    Alpha of     Alpha if
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                                                                      Loading    Scale W3     deleted
How does parent encourage child: encouragement (unrotated)
  [encour3m]                                                                       0.68         0.56     0.63
  Enroll child in extra-curricular lessons, teams,
                                                     m28463    1-7                 0.75                  0.57
  workshops, or tutoring programs                                                               0.72
  Tell the child you think s/he is talented in this
                                                     m28464    1-7                 0.58                  0.49
  activity                                                                                      0.41
  Praise the child for working hard in this activity m28467    1-7                 0.59         0.42     0.50
  Tell the child how proud you are when s/he
                                                     m28473    1-7                 0.57                  0.52
  does well in this activity                                                                    0.48


How does parent encourage child: buy helpful materials
  Buy special supplies (such as games to make
                                                 m28462                         single item
  the activity more interesting)


How does parent encourage child: controlling strategies
  [cntrl3m]                                                                        0.70         0.67     0.69
  Reward or praise the child for practicing       m28477       1-7                 0.71         0.71     0.72
  Give or offer rewards for good performance      m28466       1-7                 0.69         0.62     0.65
  Take away privileges if the child doesn't put
                                                  m28469       1-7                 0.62                  0.61
  time into this activity after school                                                          0.59
  Tell the child how disappointed you are when
                                                  m28474       1-7                 0.62                  0.59
  child doesn't practice the activity                                                           0.55
  Discuss the consequences of poor performance    m28470       1-7                 0.54         0.61     0.61

How does parent encourage child: model the activity
  [model3m]                                                                        0.84         0.78     0.81
  Do the activity with the child                   m28465      1-7                                -
  Do the activity yourself (e.g., play sports or
                                                   m28478      1-7                               -
  music) in the child's presence so the child sees


How does parent encourage child: others




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                                                                              Factor    Alpha of     Alpha if
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   [good3m]                                                                               0.71         0.69     0.7
   Encourage child to work with friends who are          m28471       1-7                                -
   Encourage child to work with sibling(s) who
                                                         m28472       1-7                               -
   are good at this activity


How does parent encourage child: show
  [show3m]                                                                                0.64         0.58      0.6
  Take the child to related events (e.g., sporting       m28480       1-7                 0.49          0.5     0.50
  Point out that parents enjoy this activity             m28481       1-7                 0.54         0.32     0.41
  Point out that you wished you had done this
                                                         m28482       1-7                 0.61                  0.60
  activity                                                                                             0.6

How does parent encourage child: make child practice
  Make sure the child spends time on this activity
                                                   m28468                              single item
  at home (e.g., practicing)


How does parent encourage child: discuss
  Discuss with the child why s/he thinks s/he            m28475                        single item

How does parent encourage child: encorage hard work
  Tell the child that hard work is important in this m28476                            single item
  activity
How does parent encourage child: future implications
  Tell the child how important being good in this
                                                     m28479                            single item
  activity will be for their future

How does parent encourage child: praise
  [praise3m]                                                                              0.75          0.7     0.73
  Tell the child you think s/he is talented in this      m28464       1-7                 0.71         0.66     0.68
   Praise the child for working hard in this activity    m28467       1-7                 0.66                  0.60
                                                                                                       0.55
   Tell the child how proud you are when s/he
                                                         m28473       1-7                 0.67                  0.64
   does well in this activity                                                                          0.61
   Reward or praise the child for practicing             m28477       1-7                 0.75         0.73     0.75


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Variable #   Scale
                     Loading    Scale W3   deleted




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                                                                         Factor    Alpha of     Alpha if
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                                                                        Loading    Scale W3     deleted
How does parent encourage child: all methods (unrotated)
  [hlpall3m]                                                                         0.69         0.64     0.66
  Point out that parents enjoy this activity         m28481      1-7                 0.64         0.57     0.60
  Point out that you wished you had done this
                                                     m28482      1-7                 0.66                  0.61
  activity                                                                                        0.59
  Tell the child you think s/he is talented in this
                                                     m28464      1-7                 0.66                  0.63
  activity                                                                                        0.61
  Praise the child for working hard in this activity m28467      1-7                 0.66         0.62     0.63
  Tell the child how proud you are when s/he
                                                     m28473      1-7                 0.66                  0.63
  does well in this activity                                                                      0.57
  Tell the child how important being good in this
                                                     m28479      1-7                 0.63                  0.59
  activity will be for their future                                                               0.65
  Discuss with the child why s/he thinks s/he        m28475      1-7                 0.68                  0.66

Three most effective helping strategies
                                                    m28483,
   List the three most effective                    m28484,                       three items
                                                    m28485

Parental encouragement/discouragement of interests
  NOT IN W3

How often do you use this method to help child: extra help
   [extra3m]                                                                         0.53         0.56
                                                                                                           0.54
   Buy special supplies (such as games to make
                                                    m28440       1-7
   the activity more interesting.)
   Enroll child in lessons, teams, workshops, or
                                                    m28441       1-7
   tutoring outside of school.


How often do you use this method to help child: rewards
  Give rewards for good performance.              m28444         1-7              single item

How often do you use this method to help child: reinforcement


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                                                                         Factor    Alpha of     Alpha if
                                                   Variable #   Scale
                                                                        Loading    Scale W3     deleted
  [reinfc3m]                                                                         0.67                  0.66
                                                                                                  0.63
  Give child help yourself.                         m28443       1-7                 0.61          0.6     0.61
  Praise child for working hard at schoolwork.      m28445       1-7                 0.55         0.53     0.55
  Make sure child spends time on the schoolwork     m28446       1-7                 0.65         0.59     0.63
  Tell child how proud you are of him/her when
                                                    m28451       1-7                 0.61                  0.60
  child does well in school.                                                                      0.56


How often do you use this method to help child: punish
  [usepun3m]                                                                         0.73                  0.76
                                                                                                  0.78
  Take away privileges if child doesn't put time
                                                    m28447       1-7                 0.71                  0.72
  into the schoolwork after school.                                                               0.73
  Discuss the consequences of poor performance.     m28448       1-7                 0.55                  0.63
                                                                                                  0.67
  Tell child how disappointed you are when child
                                                    m28452       1-7                 0.66                  0.70
  does not do their school work.                                                                  0.72


How often do you use this method to help child: be with others
  [others3m]                                                                         0.84         0.81     0.82
  Use scale to tell how often you use each method
  with this child (1=Never: 7=Often)
  Encourage child to work with friends or
                                                   m28449      1-7
  siblings who are good at this subject.
  Encourage child to work with sister(s) or
                                                   m28450      1-7
  brother(s)

Three most effective methods used
                                                    m28458,
  List the three most effective.                    m28459,                       three items
                                                    m28460



How parent helps shild with math: tell child the answer

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                                                                          Factor    Alpha of     Alpha if
                                                    Variable #   Scale
                                                                         Loading    Scale W3     deleted
   I solve the problem for them and tell them the
                                                     m28419                        single item
  answer. (math)

How parent helps shild with math: do problem with child
  I do the problem with them to show them how   m28420                             single item

How parent helps shild with math: first step most often
  Which do you do most often as first step.
                                                     m28423       1-7              single item
  (math)


How parent helps shild with math: first step least often
  Which do you do least often as first step. (math) m28424        1-7              single item


How parent helps shild with math: hint at answer
  I explain or give hints about how to solve the
                                                 m28421           1-7              single item
  problem without actually solving it. (math)


How parent helps shild with reading: hint at answer
  I give hints as to how to sound out the word or
                                                     m28427       1-7              single item
  how to figure out the meaning. (reading)


How parent helps shild with reading: hint at answer
  I get the dictionary and we look up the word   m28426           1-7              single item

How parent helps shild with reading: pronounce word for child
  I pronounce the word or tell him/her its      m28425        1-7                  single item

How parent helps shild with reading: help to sound out the word
  I give hints as to how to sound out the word or
                                                     m28427       1-7              single item
  how to figure out the meaning. (reading)


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                                                                            Factor    Alpha of     Alpha if
                                                      Variable #   Scale
                                                                           Loading    Scale W3     deleted


How parent helps shild with reading: tell to use dictionary
   I tell him/her to sound out the word or look up
                                                       m28428       1-7              single item
   the word in the dictionary. (reading)


How parent helps shild with reading: first step most often
  Which do you do most often as first step.         m28429          1-7              single item
  (reading)
How parent helps shild with reading: first step least often
  Which do you do least often as first step.           m28430       1-7              single item
  (reading)
Special projects
  NOT IN W3

What do to encourage child's special talent
 NOT IN W3

What do to help child in specific area of weakness
 NOT IN W3

Conflicts with child
  [cnflct3m]                                                                            0.64         0.76     0.72
  Indicate the extent to which each statement is
  true for you and your child. (1=Not at all true:
  I am easy going and relaxed with this child.         R28406       1-7                 0.69         0.76     0.67
  There is a good deal of conflict between this        m28409       1-7                 0.41         0.54     0.53
  Even though being a parent is rewarding, I am
                                                       m28415       1-7                 0.51                  0.59
  frustrated while this child is at his/her present                                                  0.71


Physical activities with child
  I enjoy playing or doing physical activities with    m28408                        single item


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                                                                            Factor    Alpha of   Alpha if
                                                      Variable #   Scale
                                                                           Loading    Scale W3   deleted
Close relationship with child
   [affect3m]                                                                           0.76       0.7      0.74
   Indicate the extent to which each statement is
   true for you and your child. (1=Not at all true:
   I encourage this child to be curious, to explore
                                                       m28404       1-7                 0.76                0.74
   and question things.                                                                            0.7
   I find it interesting and educational to be with
                                                       m28407       1-7                 0.74                0.72
   this child for long periods                                                                     0.67
   I am physically affectionate with this child.       m28413       1-7                 0.66       0.61     0.64
   I am emotionally very close to this child.          m28414       1-7                 0.63       0.54     0.59

How child acted toward parent in past month
  NOT IN W3

How parent acted toward child in past month
  NOT IN W3

Topic of discussion in past 2 weeks with child
  NOT IN W3




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                                                                           Factor    Alpha of     Alpha if
                                                     Variable #   Scale
                                                                          Loading    Scale W3     deleted
Enjoy working with child
  [enjoy3m]                                                                                                  0.72
  How enjoyable do you find working with this        Rm28439       1-7                                       0.64
  How frustrating is it to work with child on math   m28431        1-7                                       0.67
  How frustrating is it to work with child on        m28435        1-7                                       0.70
  I find it frustrating to work on school
                                                      m28405       1-7                                       0.65
  projects/homework with this child.


Why parent enjoys working with child: 1-3
                                                      m28432,
   Why?                                               m28433,                       three items
                                                      v38434



Why parent enjoys working with child: 4-6
                                                      m28436,
   Why?                                               m28437,                       three items
                                                      m28438


Personality charcateristics of child: Leader
  [lead3m]                                                                             0.71         0.76     0.74
  Assertive/stands up for his or her rights           m28486       1-7                 0.69         0.71     0.70
  Initiates activities with peers                     m28491       1-7                 0.64         0.71     0.68
  A leader                                            m28494       1-7                 0.51         0.59     0.56


Personality charcateristics of child: Outgoing
   Outgoing                                           m28528                        single item




Personality charcateristics of child: Argues with peers


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                                                                          Factor    Alpha of     Alpha if
                                                    Variable #   Scale
                                                                         Loading    Scale W3     deleted
   Argues with peers                                 m28489                        single item




Personality charcateristics of child: Helps peers
   Is asked for assistance by peers                  m28492                        single item




Personality charcateristics of child: Unaware
  [unawar3m]                                                                          0.57         0.52     0.55
  Is unaware of what's going on                      m28502       1-7
  Apathetic or underactive                           m28504       1-7


Personality charcateristics of child: Likes to be alone
  Likes to be alone                                   m28497                       single item


Personality charcateristics of child: Independent
  [indep3m]                                                                           0.70         0.67     0.68
  Competitive                                        m28514       1-7                 0.62         0.64     0.63
  Likes to take risks                                m28515       1-7                 0.65         0.59     0.61
  Curious                                            m28512       1-7                 0.66         0.64     0.65
  Eager to try new things                            m28508       1-7                 0.64          0.6     0.61
  Independent                                        m28511       1-7                 0.67         0.64     0.65


Personality charcateristics of child: likes challenges
   Likes challenges                                  m28516                        single item

Personality charcateristics of child: athletic



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                                                                            Factor    Alpha of     Alpha if
                                                      Variable #   Scale
                                                                           Loading    Scale W3     deleted
   Athletic                                            m28519                        single item

Personality charcateristics of child: creative
  [creatv3m]                                                                            0.79         0.80     0.8
  Imaginative                                          m28513       1-7
  Creative                                             m28520       1-7

Personality charcateristics of child: humorous
   Humorous/tells jokes or funny stories to peers      m28509                        single item




Personality charcateristics of child: sensitive
  [senstv3m]                                                                            0.64         0.61     0.63
  Overly sensitive, feeling easily hurt                m28505       1-7                 0.51          0.5     0.51
  Is uncomfortable about changes in routine            m28506       1-7                 0.57         0.48     0.52
  Moody                                                m28530       1-7                 0.56         0.55     0.56


Personality charcateristics of child: nervous
   Nervous, high strung, or tense                      m28493                        single item




Personality charcateristics of child: flexible
   Flexible                                            m28524                        single item




Personality charcateristics of child: perfectionist
  [perfct3m]                                                                            0.59         0.57     0.81
  Perfectionist                                        m28496       1-7                 0.50         0.46     0.79


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                                                                            Factor    Alpha of     Alpha if
                                                      Variable #   Scale
                                                                           Loading    Scale W3     deleted
   Impulsive/rushes through his/her work and
                                                        m28503      1-7                 0.79                  0.79
   makes unnecessary mistakes                                                                        0.79
   Stays with things for extended periods of time       m28510      1-7                 0.52         0.47     0.78
   Well-organized                                       m28518      1-7                 0.45         0.44     0.76
   Doesn't give up on a problem when it gets            m28521      1-7                 0.46         0.44     0.77
   Likes to work on difficult intellectual problems     m28522      1-7                 0.47                  0.79
                                                                                                     0.46
   Responsible                                          m28525      1-7                 0.49         0.48     0.78

Personality charcateristics of child: self-conflident
   Self-confident                                       m28526                       single item

Personality charcateristics of child: disruptive
  [disrpt3m]                                                                            0.61         0.64     0.65
  Annoys or interferes with other children's            m28498      1-7                 0.48         0.48     0.51
  activities and unable to sit still for very long
  Is restless                                           m28501      1-7                 0.53         0.59     0.58
  Is physically aggressive with peers                   m28490      1-7                 0.54         0.58     0.58

Personality charcateristics of child: noisy
  Noisy                                                 m28499                       single item

Personality charcateristics of child: follows rules well
  Follows rules well                                 m28500                          single item

Personality charcateristics of child: prosocial child




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                                                                              Factor    Alpha of     Alpha if
                                                        Variable #   Scale
                                                                             Loading    Scale W3     deleted
   [prosoc3m]                                                                             0.73         0.76     0.75
   Cooperates with peers                                 m28487       1-7                 0.68         0.71     0.46
   Cares for other people; concerned with others         m28488       1-7                 0.67         0.71     0.48
   Obedient                                              m28517       1-7                 0.68         0.72     0.46
   Laid back/easy going                                  m28523       1-7                 0.75         0.75     0.50
   Warm                                                  m28527       1-7                 0.68         0.72     0.51
   Hot tempered                                          R28531       1-7                 0.71         0.72     0.44

Personality charcateristics of child: affectionate
  Affectionate                                           m28529                        single item

Personality charcateristics of child: mature
  Acts appropriately for his or her age                  m28495                        single item

Personality charcateristics of child: mature
  Shy                                                    m28507                        single item

Personality charcateristics of child: descrobe child
   List three characteristics that remind you of this    m28416,
                                                         m28417,                       three items
   child
                                                         m28418



Parent report of pubertal maturation: girls
  Have you noticed any of these changes in this
  child? (1=No, not at all: 2=Yes, just started:
   [pbrtyf3m]                                                                             0.72         0.75
   Growth spurt                                          m28894                           0.71         0.77
   Hair becoming more oily                               m28895                           0.63         0.70
   Appearance of pimples                                 m28896                           0.67         0.69
   Appearance of underarm hair                           m28897                           0.68         0.69
   Appearance of pubic hair                              m28898                           0.68         0.67
   Breast development                                    m28901                           0.64         0.67
   Has your daughter begun having menstrual              m28902                           0.77         0.80


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                                                                          Factor     Alpha of    Alpha if
                                                   Variable #    Scale
                                                                         Loading     Scale W3    deleted

Parent report of pubertal maturation: boys
  [pbrtym3m]                                                                           0.74        0.62
  Growth spurt                                      m28894                             0.71        0.60
  Hair becoming more oily                           m28895                             0.69        0.56
  Appearance of pimples                             m28896                             0.71        0.57
  Appearance of underarm hair                       m28897                             0.73        0.61
  Appearance of pubic hair                          m28898                             0.74        0.62
  Increase in muscle strength                       m28899                             0.67        0.54
  Genital development                               m28900                             0.68        0.58

Menstruation as a pubertal maturation variable
  Has your daughter begun having menstrual      m28902
  If yes, when did she begin?                  m28903-04

Growth as a pubertal maturation variable
  [grow3m]                                                                             0.13        0.16
  How many inches would you say this child has
                                                    m28905
  grown in the past six month
  How much has this child's shoe size changed in
                                                    m28906
  the past six months?


Child's activities
                                                                   How
                                                                   many
   List 20 activities                                              Number of Three per week
                                             formal, informal, or both       hours most intense activities
                                                                  weeks
                                                                 per year
                                                                                                 Whose idea
                        m28912                      m28913      m28914    m28915     m28992      m28993

                        m28916                                  m28918 m28919        m28994      m28995
                                                    m28917
                        m28920                                  m28922 m28923        m28994      m28995
                                                    m28921



                                                                   Wave 3: Parents
                                                                         67
                                                                        Factor     Alpha of   Alpha if
                                                  Variable #   Scale
                                                                       Loading     Scale W3   deleted
                     m28924                                    m28926 m28927       m28996     m28997
                                                   m28925
                     m28928                                    m28930 m28931       m28998     m28999
                                                   m28929
                   etc. up to 20                                …        …            …         …
                                                      …




Child spends time on: Homework
  Children use time outside of school and day
  care in many ways. How much time spent last
  the following activities (1=0hrs., 4=2-3hrs.,
  [hwork3m]                                                                          0.85       0.86
  Math homework                                    m28804       1-12                 0.77       0.78
  Reading homework                                 m28805       1-12                 0.78       0.80
  Other homework                                   m28806       1-12                 0.81       0.84



Child spends time on: Academic/ Intellectual activities




                                                                 Wave 3: Parents
                                                                       68
                                                                          Factor    Alpha of     Alpha if
                                                    Variable #   Scale
                                                                         Loading    Scale W3     deleted
   [acdact3m]                                                                         0.61         0.61
   Doing math or science activities for pleasure     m28807      1-12                 0.48         0.52
   Reading for pleasure                              m28808      1-12                 0.57         0.59
   Playing intellectual board games                  m28809      1-12                 0.54         0.48
   Watching educational or cultural TV               m28846      1-12                 0.59         0.57



Child spends time on: Athletic activities (unrotated)
  [athltc3m]
  Organized team sports (List up to five)           m28810(-     1-12
  Playing sports games with friends (List up to     m28828(-     1-12
  Practicing athletic skills alone                   m28836      1-12
  Watching sports on TV                              m28847      1-12


Child spends time on: Playing
  [play3m]                                                                            0.63         0.55
  Make believe pretending                            m28849      1-12                 0.14         0.03
  Playing with dolls, playing house/school           m28850      1-12                 0.60         0.49
  Playing cars, soldiers, building blocks, legos,    m28851      1-12                 0.71         0.68


Child spends time on: Computing
  Using a microcomputer for activities other than    m28853                        single item


Child spends time on: organized sports
  Organized competitive individual sports (List     m28820(-     1-12              single item


Child spends time on: playing instruments
  Playing a musical instrument (list up to five)    m28840-44    1-12              single item


Child spends time on: activities and clubs

                                                                  Wave 3: Parents
                                                                        69
                                                                          Factor    Alpha of     Alpha if
                                                    Variable #   Scale
                                                                         Loading    Scale W3     deleted
  Participating in organized social activities or
                                                     m28838      1-12              single item
  clubs


Child spends time on: socializing with friends
  Socializing with friends                           m28839      1-12              single item


Child spends time on: working on art
  Doing art projects                                 m28845      1-12              single item


Child spends time in daycare
  # hours of daycare                                 m28855                        single item


Child spends time on: watching TV
  Watching other TV programs                         m28848      1-12              single item


Child spends time on: playing video games
  Playing action video games                         m28852      1-12              single item


Child spends time on: working with tools
  Working with tools; building things                m28854      1-12              single item


Child spends time on: working with tools
  Active outdoor playing, such as running,
                                                     m28837      1-12              single item
  climbing trees, playground

Camp experiences
  Did this child attend camp last summer?
  Yes, overnight camp.                               m28856       y/n
  Number of weeks?                                   m28857


                                                                  Wave 3: Parents
                                                                        70
                                                                     Factor    Alpha of   Alpha if
                                               Variable #   Scale
                                                                    Loading    Scale W3   deleted
  Yes, day camp.                                m28858
  Number of weeks?                              m28859
  No, (go to question 43)                       m28860
  Did this camp have a specific focus (e.g.,
                                                m28861
  computers, losing weight)? (yes/no)
                                                m28862,
  Specific focus
                                                m28863

How often does the child do: Chores
  [helper3m]                                                                     0.72                0.68
                                                                                            0.64
  Make his/her own bed                          m28532       1-6                 0.69       0.59     0.63
  Help wash the dishes/load dishwasher          m28533       1-6                 0.67       0.59     0.63
  Help with cleaning the house                  m28539       1-6                 0.66       0.59     0.62
  Clean own room                                m28547       1-6                 0.66       0.57     0.61
  Set the table                                 m28548       1-6                 0.67        0.6     0.63
  Take out the trash                            m28535       1-6                 0.72       0.65     0.68

How often does the child do: Chores II




                                                             Wave 3: Parents
                                                                   71
                                                                      Factor    Alpha of     Alpha if
                                                Variable #   Scale
                                                                     Loading    Scale W3     deleted
  [hlpout3m]                                                                      0.69                  0.66
                                                                                               0.63
  Help with yardwork in season                   m28536       1-6                 0.59          0.5     0.54
  Shovel snow in season                          m28538       1-6                 0.60         0.46     0.53
  Wash car in season                             m28541       1-6                 0.65         0.61     0.63
  Do minor household repairs                     m28542       1-6                 0.66         0.62     0.64

How often does the child do: Chores III
  [duties3m]                                                                      0.72                  0.63
                                                                                               0.54
  Iron                                           m28543       1-6                 0.76         0.45     0.64
  Repair clothing                                m28544       1-6                 0.56         0.34     0.45
  Make clothing (sew, knit)                      m28545       1-6                 0.57         0.51     0.53

How often does the child do: Chores IV
  [meals3m]                                                                       0.61         0.51
                                                                                                        0.71
  Help with cooking meals                        m28534       1-6
  Help with grocery shopping                     m28546       1-6

How oftenh doe the child babysit for siblings
  Look after brother/sister(s)                   m28549                        single item



Other help 1
  Other (Please specify:)                        m28550                        single item



Other help 2
  Other (Please specify:)                        m28551                        single item



Laundry help

                                                              Wave 3: Parents
                                                                    72
                                                                           Factor    Alpha of     Alpha if
                                                     Variable #   Scale
                                                                          Loading    Scale W3     deleted
   Help with the laundry                              m28537                        single item



Laundry help
  Take care of pets                                   m28540                        single item

Before and after school programs
  NOT IN W3

Child's activities/hobbies
  NOT IN W3

Activities child did not get to participate in this year
  NOT IN W3

Parent Perception of child's liking domain
  NOT IN W3

Domains child asks for parents' help
  NOT IN W3

Why child participates in academics: skills
 [acskll3m]                                                                            0.80         0.73     0.76
 To improve their skills (academics)                  m28871       1-7                 0.75         0.66     0.69
 For the challenge (academics)                        m28883       1-7                 0.74         0.63     0.67
 To learn new things (academics)                      m28889       1-7                 0.77         0.65     0.70
 To compete or prove one is the best
                                                      m28877       1-7                 0.80                  0.80
 (academics)                                                                                        0.8
 Because they think the skills are useful
                                                      m28891       1-7                 0.76                  0.70
 (academics)                                                                                        0.67

Why child participates in academics: To please others
 [acpo3m]                                                                              0.62         0.65     0.64
 To please the teacher or coach (academics)       m28865           1-7                                -


                                                                   Wave 3: Parents
                                                                         73
                                                                             Factor    Alpha of     Alpha if
                                                       Variable #   Scale
                                                                            Loading    Scale W3     deleted
   To please parents (academics)                        m28875       1-7                               -

Why child participates in academics: To be social
 [acso3m]                                                                                0.75         0.76     0.76
 To have fun (academics)                                m28873       1-7                 0.66         0.66     0.66
 To be with their friends or to make new friends        m28879       1-7                 0.74         0.78     0.77
 For excitement (academics)                             m28881       1-7                 0.66         0.65     0.66
 Because they like it (academics)                       m28887       1-7                 0.69         0.71     0.70

Why child participates in academics: To be like others
 [acblo3m]                                                                               0.63         0.54     0.58
 To be like brother or sister (academics)          m28867            1-7                                -
 To be like someone else they admire
                                                   m28869            1-7                               -
 (academics)

Why child participates in academics: They have to
 Because they have to (academics)                 m28893             1-7              single item

Why child participates in sports: skills
 [spskll3m]                                                                              0.81         0.78     0.79
 To improve their skills (sports)                       m28870       1-7                 0.75         0.72     0.73
 To learn new things (sports)                           m28888       1-7                 0.75         0.69     0.71
   Because they think the skills are useful (sports)    m28890       1-7                 0.72                  0.70
                                                                                                      0.68

Why child participates in sports: To be social
 [spso3m]                                                                                0.87         0.83     0.85
 To be with their friends or to make new friends        m28878       1-7                 0.87         0.82     0.84
 For excitement (sports)                                m28880       1-7                 0.82         0.77     0.79
 For the challenge (sports)                             m28882       1-7                 0.84         0.81     0.83
 Because they like it (sports)                          m28886       1-7                 0.83         0.79     0.81
 To have fun (sports)                                   m28872       1-7                 0.84          0.8     0.82

Why child participates in sports: To please others
 [sppo3m]                                                                                0.73         0.66     0.69


                                                                     Wave 3: Parents
                                                                           74
                                                                       Factor    Alpha of     Alpha if
                                                 Variable #   Scale
                                                                      Loading    Scale W3     deleted
  To please the teacher or coach (sports)          m28864      1-7                 0.66         0.58     0.62
  To be like brother or sister (sports)            m28866      1-7                 0.70         0.64     0.67
  To be like someone else they admire (sports)     m28868      1-7                 0.67                  0.63
                                                                                                0.61
  To please parents (sports)                       m28874      1-7                 0.65         0.54     0.59

Why child participates in sports: They have to
 Because they have to (sports)                     m28892      1-7              single item

Why child participates, all domains: Competition
 [cmpete3m]                                                                        0.78         0.81     0.8
 To compete or prove one is the best
                                                 m28877        1-7
 (academics)
  To compete or prove one is the best (sports)     m28876      1-7


Why child participates, all domains: Nothing else to do
 [notodo3m]                                                                        0.73         0.74     0.74
 Because of nothing else to do (academics)         m28885      1-7
 Because of nothing else to do (sports)            m28884      1-7

Why child participates, all domains: To please others




                                                               Wave 3: Parents
                                                                     75
                                                                          Factor    Alpha of     Alpha if
                                                    Variable #   Scale
                                                                         Loading    Scale W3     deleted
   [po3m]                                                                             0.69         0.73     0.71
   To please the teacher or coach (academics)        m28865       1-7                 0.64         0.68     0.66
   To please parents (academics)                     m28875       1-7                 0.63         0.68     0.66
   To please the teacher or coach (sports)           m28864       1-7                 0.60         0.67     0.65
   To please parents (sports)                        m28874       1-7                 0.60         0.65     0.63

Why child participates, all domains: To be like others
 [blo3m]                                                                              0.78         0.74     0.76
 To be like brother or sister (academics)          m28867         1-7                 0.72         0.68     0.70
 To be like someone else they admire
                                                   m28869         1-7                 0.72                  0.69
 (academics)                                                                                       0.66
 To be like brother or sister (sports)             m28866         1-7                 0.71         0.67     0.69
   To be like someone else they admire (sports)      m28868       1-7                 0.75                  0.72
                                                                                                   0.69

Musical instruments
  NOT IN W3

Child's interest in: activities
  [acintr3m]                                                                          0.60         0.59     0.60
  Math                                               m28623       1-7                 0.52         0.53     0.52
  Reading                                            m28624       1-7                 0.57         0.55     0.56
  Computer Activities                                m28625       1-7                 0.53          0.5     0.51
  Science                                            m28628       1-7                 0.51         0.52     0.52

Child's interest in: social activities
  Social Activities                                  m28626                        single item

Child's interest in: sports
  Sports                                             m28627                        single item

Child's interest in: playing a musical instrument
  Playing a Musical Instrument                       m28629                        single item



                                                                  Wave 3: Parents
                                                                        76
                                                             Factor    Alpha of   Alpha if
                                       Variable #   Scale
                                                            Loading    Scale W3   deleted

Activity child talks to parent about
  NOT IN W3




                                                     Wave 3: Parents
                                                           77
                                                                           Factor     Alpha of    Alpha if
                                                     Variable #   Scale
                                                                          Loading     Scale W3    deleted
Toys child would like for birthday
   Which kind of things would this child like most    m28398,
                                                      m28399,      list             three items
   for his/her birthday
                                                      m28400


Birthday list of child
   What other kinds of presents (e.g., a specific     m28401,
   toy) do you think this child would like for        m28402,      list             three items
   his/her birthday?                                  m28403


Requests from child's teacher to : help with educational skills
  [teskll3m]                                                                            0.88        0.88     0.88
  Listen to child read                              m28998         1-7                  0.87        0.87     0.87
  Listen to or discuss a story that child writes    m28999         1-7                  0.87        0.87     0.87
  Practice spelling or other skills before a test   m29000         1-7                  0.87        0.86     0.86
  Check to see that homework is complete            m29001         1-7                  0.86        0.86     0.86
  Check to see that homework is done correctly      m29002         1-7                  0.86        0.85     0.85
  Sign that you have seen test results              m29003         1-7                  0.89        0.89     0.89
  Do arithmetic problems or drills with child       m29004         1-7                  0.87        0.86     0.87
  Help child with other specific skills             m29008         1-7                  0.87        0.87     0.87

Requests from child's teacher to : engage in educational activities with child
  [teask3m]                                                                             0.83        0.82     0.83
  Work on science projects with child               m29005        1-7                   0.80        0.78     0.79
  Work on social studies project with child         m29006        1-7                   0.78        0.77     0.77
  Help child with computer skills                   m29007        1-7                   0.82        0.81     0.82
  Take child to special exhibits                    m29009        1-7                   0.79        0.78     0.78
  Watch specific educational television shows       m29010        1-7                   0.79        0.79     0.79




                                                                    Wave 3: Parents
                                                                          78
                                                                           Factor    Alpha of     Alpha if
                                                     Variable #   Scale
                                                                          Loading    Scale W3     deleted
Teacher gives parents: Educational feedback
  [teinfo3m]                                                                           0.76         0.77     0.77
  Reports of child's performance on standardized
                                                      m29012       1-7                 0.76                  0.76
  tests given in school                                                                             0.76
  Explanations about how report card grades are       m29021       1-7                 0.75         0.75     0.75
  Explanations about how to interpret                 m29022       1-7                 0.72         0.71     0.72
  Explanations about how ability group
                                                      m29023       1-7                 0.70                  0.70
  placements in math or reading are made                                                            0.69
  Information regarding your child's ability group    m29024       1-7                 0.71          0.7     0.70
  Information about how to help your child with       m29025       1-7                 0.76         0.77     0.77

Teacher gives parents: Educational feedback (negative)
  [teneg3m]                                                                            0.75         0.73     0.74
  Notes or phone calls regarding poor work       m29015            1-7                 0.71         0.69     0.70
   Notes or phone calls regarding poor conduct        m29016       1-7                 0.68                  0.68
                                                                                                    0.67
   Special parent conferences to discuss poor work    m29018       1-7                 0.67         0.65     0.68
   Special parent conferences to discuss poor         m29019       1-7                 0.69         0.68     0.66

Teacher gives parents: Educational feedback (positive)
  [tepos3m]                                                                            0.71         0.69     0.70
  Notes or phone calls praising good work         m29013           1-7                 0.45         0.44     0.45
  Notes or phone calls praising good conduct      m29014           1-7                 0.52         0.46     0.48
  Special parent conferences to discuss good      m29017           1-7                 0.82         0.83     0.83

Teacher gives parents: Feedback on report cards
  Report cards                                  m29011                              single item

Teacher gives parents: Feedback between report cards
  Interim performance reports (between report    m29020                             single item
  cards)




                                                                   Wave 3: Parents
                                                                         79
                                                                             Factor    Alpha of   Alpha if
                                                       Variable #   Scale
                                                                            Loading    Scale W3   deleted
Teachers feedback influenced parent
  Have any of these types of feedback influenced
                                                        m29026      Y/N
  your teaching practices with this child?
  If yes, please list the letter of the TWO types of    m29027,
  feedback that have had the most influence on          m29028


Parent requests more information from school
  Have you contacted the school this year for any
                                                        m29029      Y/N
  additional information regarding this child's
  If yes, what kind of information did you              m29030,
  request?                                              m29031


How responsive is the school to parent requests
  How responsive was the school or teacher to
                                                        m29032       1-7
  your request? (1=Not at all responsive: 7=Very


Has parent requested help from school about helping child
  Have you contacted the school this year
                                                 m29033             Y/N
  regarding how you might give this child extra
                                                 m29034,
  If yes, in what subject areas?
                                                 m29035


How responsive was the school to parents request of help
  How responsive was the school or teacher to
                                                  m29032             1-7
  your request? (1=Not at all responsive: 7=Very




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