LEARNING WEBSITES / APPS / ELEARNING
PARENTS AS TEACHERS
Parents are the first teacher and know their child better than anyone. It is important and effective for parents to teach their child at home to help reinforce the learning that is occurring at school. Working with your child can help them reach the grade level standard and exceed expectations. While this is important, it is difficult to teach your own child. Here are some links to help parents become the teacher at home.
There is technology every where you look from cell phones, tablets, laptops, and computers. Many of us do not have the opportunity to utilize these resources to their full potential. Here you can find helpful links and information on how to utilize technology to support your child’s learning.
While websites are helpful, sometimes with our busy go, go, go lifestyles apps are even better. Here you can find helpful apps and information on how to utilize technology and support your child’s learning. Go into your APP STORE and search for these apps.
LANGUAGE LEARNER SUPPORT
While some scholars are learning more than one language, we are all trying to learn English. Each scholar benefits greatly from learning and using strategies that support language development.
* “A picture is worth a thousand words” is a well-known phrase that holds great truth and value. Any time a picture can be associated with a single word, or complex concept it allows our brain to make stronger connections and therefore learn more. When working with your child at home, encourage them to draw a picture of what they are learning or reading about. While explaining a concept to your child, draw a picture for them. While we are not all artists, even the most basic stick-figures can help a scholar understand.
The following are websites that helps support the learning of English for adults and children:
Here is a link to the Adelanto Branch Library. You may check out books, free of cost.