To encourage family involvement and develop school-to-home literacy connections, teachers must be able to provide families with tools and opportunities to become involved in their children's literacy development.
For this assignment, utilize the topic Resources and your own research to create a brochure to be used by families within the educational community. This resource should provide them with strategies and resources to enable them to become involved in their child’s literacy development at the elementary level.
Your brochure should include:
- Rationale regarding the significance of establishing school-to-home literacy connections.
- At least two research-based strategies that encourage or improve reading in the home.
- At least two research-based strategies that encourage or improve writing in the home.
- At least two resources enabling families to assist students with their reading or writing homework.
Support your brochure with 3-5 scholarly resources.
While APA format is not required for the body of this assignment, solid academic writing is expected, and in-text citations and references should be presented using APA documentation guidelines, which can be found in the APA Style Guide, located in the Student Success Center.
This assignment uses a rubric. Review the rubric prior to beginning the assignment to become familiar with the expectations for successful completion.
You are required to submit this assignment to LopesWrite. A link to the LopesWrite Technical Support Articles is located in Class Resources if you need assistance.