Promotes literacy language skills and lifelong learning for children and their parents/ caregivers. Family Literacy makes ...
Interactive literacy activities between parents and their children
Training for  parents on how to be the primary teacher for their children Suffolk   Police Department Sisters United in  H...
Parent literacy training that leads to increased self –esteem and  confidence to interact in society
Age – appropriate education to prepare children for success in school and life experiences
Civic education empowers students to communicate well with others on important  issues such as community decision making a...
 
Learning  English a Family Affair  morning class Spanish  evening class
iPod  Touch Program Father’s Day  Program National   Family Literacy Day LEFA Summer  Program
 
Early Immersion English for Toddlers School age participants Parents homework  help class Parents and children doing  home...
<ul><li>Bronfenbrenner, Urie (1979).  The Ecology of Human Development- Experiments  by Nature and Design . Cambridge, MA ...
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MMSCL LEFA PowerPoint 2011

  1. 2. Promotes literacy language skills and lifelong learning for children and their parents/ caregivers. Family Literacy makes sustainable changes by integrating the following: <ul><li>Interactive literacy activities between parents and their children </li></ul><ul><li>Parent literacy training that leads to increased self- esteem and confidence to interact in society </li></ul><ul><li>Age – appropriate education to prepare children for success in school and life experiences </li></ul><ul><li>Training for parents on how to be the primary teacher for their children and full partners in their children’s education </li></ul>
  2. 3. Interactive literacy activities between parents and their children
  3. 4. Training for parents on how to be the primary teacher for their children Suffolk Police Department Sisters United in Health/ Breast Cancer Workshop Suffolk Health Department SCDHS /Minority Health Cornell Cooperative Extension/ Nutrition Workshop U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services
  4. 5. Parent literacy training that leads to increased self –esteem and confidence to interact in society
  5. 6. Age – appropriate education to prepare children for success in school and life experiences
  6. 7. Civic education empowers students to communicate well with others on important issues such as community decision making and voting. A program designed to help adults acquire the skills they need to meet their personal, vocational, academic, community and employment goals. Citizenship Tutoring
  7. 9. Learning English a Family Affair morning class Spanish evening class
  8. 10. iPod Touch Program Father’s Day Program National Family Literacy Day LEFA Summer Program
  9. 12. Early Immersion English for Toddlers School age participants Parents homework help class Parents and children doing homework together
  10. 13. <ul><li>Bronfenbrenner, Urie (1979). The Ecology of Human Development- Experiments by Nature and Design . Cambridge, MA : Harvard University Press. </li></ul><ul><li>Wasik, Barbara A. (Ed.) (2004). Handbook of Family Literacy . Lawrence Erlbaum </li></ul><ul><li>Associates, NJ. </li></ul><ul><li>Center for Applied Linguistics. Practitioner Toolkit :Working With Adult English </li></ul><ul><li>Language Learners </li></ul><ul><li>Queens Borough Public Library. </li></ul>

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