Book Title: An Educator's Guide to Family Involvement in Early Literacy (Classroom Resources)
Publisher: Shell Education
Author: Jennifer Prior
Provide students with fun, effective strategies and activities to use with their families to support classroom learning and boost academic achievement at home. With parents and caregivers as essential partners An Educator's Guide to Family Involvement in Early Literacy offers 30 ready-to-use reproducible family letters in both English and Spanish, ideas and materials for take-home backpack activities, and family literacy workshops in a variety of content areas and topics. Helping to build early-literacy skills in children and a strong family-school partnerships, this resources provides support with how to help parents use these strategies, tools, and resources at home. Digital resources are provided in order to customize the provided materials to better suit the needs of your students and families.About Shell Education
Rachelle Cracchiolo started the company with a friend and fellow teacher. Both were eager to share their ideas and passion for education with other classroom leaders. What began as a hobby, selling lesson plans to local stores, became a part-time job after a full day of teaching, and eventually blossomed into Teacher Created Materials. The story continued in 2004 with the launch of Shell Education and the introduction of professional resources and classroom application books designed to support Teacher Created Materials curriculum resources. Today, Teacher Created Materials and Shell Education are two of the most recognized names in educational publishing around the world.