Journey to Literacy argues that teachers need to engage children in their own learning and give them opportunities to pursue their own interests and investigations. Through individual and small-group gatherings, conferences, and personal interactions, this resource offers teachers simple and effective ways to engage young learners and provide positive feedback and support. Teachers will find a wealth of resources for creating meaningful learning experiences, including answers to often-asked questions; mileposts to inform teaching instruction; suggestions for games, writing folders and reading logs; and activities for individual students and small groups. Journey to Literacy is a valuable support to teachers as they move beyond worksheets and nurture kindergarten children on their journey toward life-long literacy.More advanced literacy learners could later label their pictures, turning their work into a diagram. Oral discussion ... Collect plastic models of various sea creatures, including a whale, fish, turtle, snake, jellyfish, octopus, stingray, and shark. ... Specifically, non-fiction books about the life cycle of a frog can be very informative.
|Title||:||Journey to Literacy|
|Author||:||Krista Flemington, Linda Hart-Hewins, Una Villiers|
|Publisher||:||Pembroke Publishers Limited - 2011|