Create a strong home-school connection through family activities that extend learning! Packed with hundreds of engaging activities, this unique resource helps teachers plan developmentally appropriate, creative homework assignments that encourage positive learning experiences and reinforce home-school connections. Focusing on social interactions within the family, these fun, playful activities: Relate directly to childrenas own experiences Employ concrete, easily accessible materials Include shared reading experiences, family projects, and games Integrate developmental and content areas, including language and literacy, mathematics, science, and the creative arts Promote literacy learning in homes where English is not the primary languageI learned about the power of informal and interactive activities to involve parents in childrena#39;s learning while teaching a course in family and community resourcesat ... They donated these activities to stock AEMP backpacks for first and second graders. ... Second-grade teacher, Helen Hsu, made the aRetelling Stage.
|Title||:||Learning at Home, PreK–3|
|Author||:||Ann C. Barbour|
|Publisher||:||Corwin Press - 2009-10-13|