One of the most effective ways to foster a good relationship with parents is through open and positive communication. Creating a good teacher-parent relationship early on in the year is very important. The home-school connection is one of the most powerful tools in helping a child reach their full potential academically, socially and emotionally. After all, we all have the same goal: doing what is best for children.
What is Phonics (the Sounds of Language)
Learning to master phonics is part of your child's development. Phonics is the connection between letters and sounds in our language. Phonemes are the small units of sound that make up a word and graphemes are the way we write the sounds.