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Help your child make the most of school

an award-winning teacher reveals how much you can matter in your child"s education

by Terri Fields

  • 183 Want to read
  • 8 Currently reading

Published by Villard Books in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Home and school -- United States.,
    • Education -- Parent participation -- United States.,
    • Academic achievement -- United States.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes index.

      StatementTerri Fields.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsLC225.3 .F54 1987
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxvi, 222 p. ;
      Number of Pages222
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2406931M
      ISBN 100394555457
      LC Control Number87040181
      OCLC/WorldCa15628886

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Middle School Makeover is a guide for parents and educators to help the tweens in their lives navigate the socially fraught hallways, gyms, and cafeterias of middle school. The book helps parents, teachers, and other adults in middle school settings to understand the social dilemmas and /5().

If your child knows the word day, guide him to define new words like yesterday or daily. Similarly, if he knows what pre-means, it’s easy to learn new words like prepare or preschool.

Use the story to help your child learn. Ask your child what word or idea would make sense in the plot of the story when she gets stuck on an unfamiliar word. Clearly, the hours and days that a child is not in school are important for learning, too. Here are some things that you can do to help your child to make the most of that time: Encourage Your Child to Read.

Helping your child become a reader is the single most important thing that you can do to help the child to succeed in school—and in life.

Make a Model: First, ask your child's teacher what topic your child is currently learning about. Then, make a model of a related object. Then, make a model of a related object. For example, if your child is learning about human cells, use craft objects, clay, or even different foods to make a model of a cell and its parts.

ß Help your child learn about books and print. ß Encourage your child’s early writing efforts. ß Help your child learn to read if his first language is not English. ß Prepare your child for success in school. The major portion of the booklet contains activities that you can use with your child to.

Reading to your child is one of the most important things you can do to help your child be prepared for school, say teachers Linda DeSousa and Cathy Chomistek, who teach 2nd grade at Daffron Elementary. Reading to a child instills a love of reading—the basis for all learning—and opens a child’s imagination.

Tomasek is on the same page. Have your child ask a friend, or make it a mother-child endeavor. Pick a deadline and a meeting place, and bring a few discussion questions to get things going (best part, favorite character Author: Erin Zammett Ruddy. If your school has an online grading system that you can access, make sure you log on frequently to see how your child is doing.

Create a college-going culture at home. Emphasize that you expect your child will go to college. Model good reading habits. If your child sees you reading, then he will be more likely to become a reader, : Marian Wilde.

Acceleration: If your gifted child is in 4th grade but capable of 9th grade math, the district may arrange for him to take math at the middle or high school. Curriculum compacting: Before beginning a new unit, a teacher offers a pre-test, allowing students to demonstrate their knowledge of the subject.

You may also want to remind your child that he or she should think about a story arc. In other words, the story should have a beginning, middle and an end. Not only will that help the story make more sense, but it is also good practice for improving your child’s storytelling technique in general.

#3: Write and Illustrate the Story (30 Minutes). If your child seems uncomfortable with your presence at the school or with your involvement in an extracurricular activity, consider taking a more behind-the-scenes approach. Make it clear that you aren't there to spy — you're just trying to help out the school community.

Parents MUST help their children become interested in reading if they are to succeed in school. These 5 tips will make reading with your child more effective. Younger kids (6 to 11) are the most likely to get great picks from school book clubs and fairs, and older kids (15 to 17) are the most likely to find book suggestions on social media.

Whether it's your child's first time attending school or they've gone through several grades already, help your kids enjoy school with tips from two parenting experts: Ann Pleshette Murphy, a psychologist, parenting educator and author of "The Secret of Play," and Brenda Nixon, M.A., a parenting expert and author of "The Birth to Five Book.".

Encourage your child to ask for help when it's needed. Most teachers are available for extra help before or after school, and also might be able to recommend other resources. Send Your Child to School Ready to Learn. A nutritious breakfast fuels up middle schoolers and gets them ready for the day.

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reading aloud to your child, talking about the words and pictures, and sharing ideas about the book; reading yourself – children who see adults reading, and enjoying it, are much more likely to want to read themselves; surrounding your child with books – you don't need hundreds of books at home, but go to the library or bookshop regularly to borrow books, spend time together, browse and.

Understanding your child’s changing and emerging growth and development is an important part of parenting. As infants and children progress through a series of growth stages, they may encounter physical and emotional challenges, and some relatively common problems during these years.

In school, children need to get on well with classmates and teachers, work in groups, deal with bullies, and know how to ask for help when they need it.

Here are five steps to teach your child how to stop interrupting Step 1: Model Respectful Communication & Attentive Listening. It’s a great idea to introduce turn taking and respectful communication, from babyhood and beyond.

One of the easiest ways to do this is to model what we wish to see and use the language we wish to hear.Helping your child become a reader is the single most important thing that you can do to help the child to succeed in school-and in life.

The importance of reading simply can't be overstated. Reading helps children in all school : Colorín Colorado.