Provides suggestions for enhancing home-school communication and involvement in the program. Grade specific Family Letters and Home Links serve as a basis for ongoing communication as well as a vehicle to engage parents as partners in the learning process. Individual assessment checklists enable teachers to describe in detail the developmental progress of each child.Youa#39;ve completed at least one year teaching kindergarten Everyday Mathematics (EM). ... year behind you, every year is the first year of EM for your kindergarten parents; therefore, home communication is essential. ... Try to remember some of the questions you had when you were new to EM. ... Schedule a meeting early in the school year to discuss grade-level curriculum and student learning expectations. ... She has been a K-5 classroom teacher and reading specialist for 30 years.
|Author||:||Jean Bell, Wright Group/McGraw-Hill, Max Bell|