The Liberian at my one school and I do lots of units together. Maybe you
could work with her. I have used Hoban's wordless books to have students use
as a model for their own books. We often use the Digital camera to make
pictures from our school world (label with words in their individual books).
Linda W. in OK
. The feeling is that their literacy skills are so low
> > (many haven't ever been read to at home, don't know which way to hold a
> > book!) the extra library time may help. Arrgghh!
> > Liz in rural NY
> this is really too bad. if they were in art they could MAKE books, draw
> paint in them, and learn more from that experience in a day or two than in
> weeks of sitting still and listening to the librarian read. i just
> a 3 day conference on prevention of early learning failure...preschool and
> kinders need the experience of DOING!