ERIC Number: EJ619546
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2001
Reference Count: 0
Linking Home and School through Family Visits.
McIntyre, Ellen; Kyle, Diane; Moore, Gayle; Sweazy, Ruth Ann; Greer, Stacy
Language Arts, v78 n3 p264-72 Jan 2001
Describes a research study in which three primary-grade teachers and two researchers visited, interviewed, and planned with the families of their students over three years in order to better support children's literacy development by creating instruction that builds on what they know. Discusses what they learned about families as resources, and about reciprocal relationships. Discusses issues in doing family visits. (SR)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Theme: Texts, Technology, and Thinking.