Wednesday 10 August, 2022

Partnering With Parents

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Partnering With Parents

31 Easy Programs to Involve Parents in the Early Learning Process

Author(s): Robert Rockwell, Janet Rockwell Kniepkamp (click on the author's name for more titles)

ISBN: 9780876592311

Binding: Paperback

Size: 215mm x 278mm

Published by: Gryphon House

RRP $67.95

At last! A book has finally arrived that takes the worry out of parent-teacher communication. This innovative and original guide makes it easy for preschool teachers to connect with parents and involve them in the learning process using family meetings. Offering a complete plan for every meeting, Partnering With Parents is bursting with helpful tips, strategies, and creative ways to build a connection between home and school.

Each meeting begins with an icebreaker, allowing families to mix and mingle, and then continues with multiple activities that give parents the opportunity to experience first-hand what their child is learning. The suggested meetings address a variety of topics, with enticing titles such as "Are You Hungry for Fun?" and "Magical Art Mixtures." Teachers, parents, and children alike will treasure each meeting as they build relationships and form a community of learners.

Each of the 27 family meetings includes:

  • Invitations*
  • Reminders*
  • Nametags
  • Mixers
  • Family Meeting Activities
  • Meeting Evaluations*