Many people say that parents
are their children’s first and best teacher, and I certainly
agree! Please take a few minutes to look over the questions
below. Then provide any information that you think would help me
figure out how to best support your child in the classroom and
how to connect our classroom learning with your child's learning
Thanks for helping me learn about your child. I look forward to working with you and your family this year.
Child's Name __________________________
Parent/Guardian name(s) _____________________________________________
How do you think your child feels about going to school?
What are your goals for your child this year?
What are your child's interests?
How does s/he spend free time at home?
What types of activities does your family do together?
Do you have time to read with your child? If so, when and how often?
What types of books does your
child enjoy? Does s/he have any favorites?
What types of writing does your child do at home?
Does your child do things at home that involve math, science or social studies? If so, what are some examples?
What can you tell me about how your child learns?
What are some other things you would like me to know about your child?
What kinds of information would
be helpful for you to support your child's learning at home?
Would you like me to call you or meet with you to talk more about these ideas? If so, when is a good time?