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 languageHomework Activities That Engage Children and Families Ann C. Barbour ... I think thata#39;s the appropriate place to post the article because if you make homework packets, thata#39;s where you will be spending a lot of time! ... aFirst-grade teacher ... Whether we are teachers, parents, or students, our views of homework are shaped by our conceptions of what homework is, can, or should be, as well as by ouranbsp;...
|Title||:||Learning at Home, PreK–3|
|Author||:||Ann C. Barbour|
|Publisher||:||Corwin Press - 2009-10-13|