Get parents and teachers working together to increase student achievement by strengthening the connection between school and home through the cohesive, dynamic activities included in this kit. The dynamic resources in this kit offer guidance across the board through a Management Book, Teacher's Guide, Parent Guide, and digital resources. With these complementary guides, teachers can provide ideas and supporting materials to continually get parents involved in reinforcing what students are learning in class. Everyone will be involved in increasing student achievement, thus giving children the best environment to learn and thrive both at home and at school. This kit is also compatible with additional Spanish Parent Guides, making it supportive of linguistically diverse populations. Team up and get your kids learning!
Building School and Home Connections for Every Child's Success: Grade 8 Complete Kit includes:
Provides engaging and easy-to-implement activities teachers can use to connect with parents, the resources to do so, and the motivation to try something new. Each grade-level Teacher's Guide includes:
Each full-color Parent Guide is provided in both English and Spanish and is designed for each student to receive a personal copy of the appropriate level and includes:
The Management Book is intended for the person who coordinates school wide efforts with parents.
The Digital resources make it easy to implement this resource. Reproducibles for teachers, students, and families include:
The Family Involvement Videos were created to provide useful and motivational tips for both parents and teachers. Danny Brassell, Ph.D., an expert in increasing student achievement, provides teacher-tested activities and techniques that have been used to bring parents into the classroom. These suggestions aim to incorporate parents alongside the teacher and empower parents to be active participants in their children's education.