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FAMILY LEARNING VIDEOS FOR
PARENTS  & FAMILIES

Academic Content & Related Resources

Scripts written by and also starring Ekuwah Moses

 

100 WAYS TO RAISE A READER (PART 1)

Children develop a life-long love of reading when they have access to a variety of reading materials and consistently experience creative ways to read. Reading is a family affair! This video answers common parental questions about reading.

100 WAYS TO RAISE A READER (PART 2)

Part 2: High-Frequency Words – This second video introduces families to multiple interactive activities that are personalized to practice reading and writing high-frequency words. These words need to be recognized and produced quickly as they represent some of the most common words students encounter in literacy.

100 WAYS TO RAISE A READER (PART 3)

Part 3: More Reading Possibilities – The 100 Ways to Raise a Reader video series closes by challenging you to keep your mind open to possibilities you may have never included in your life to increase access, choice, volume, and opportunities to talk in your family’s daily reading routines!

MATHEMATICS MATTERS FOR FAMILIES (PART 1)

Mathematics is everywhere, and all students can achieve success with support! This video series shares brain-friendly learning strategies, conversation questions, practice websites, math literature, and fun games for elementary families. 

  • Part 1: Brain-friendly Strategies

MATHEMATICS MATTERS FOR FAMILIES (PART 2)

Mathematics is everywhere, and all students can achieve success with support! This video series shares brain-friendly learning strategies, conversation questions, practice websites, math literature, and fun games for elementary families.

MATHEMATICS MATTERS FOR FAMILIES (PART 3)

Mathematics is everywhere, and all students can achieve success with support! This video series shares brain-friendly learning strategies, conversation questions, practice websites, math literature, and fun games for elementary families. 

  • Part 3: Family Activities, Games, Books, and Websites

MULTIPLYING FAMILY FUN (PART 1)

The Multiplying Family Fun video series shares interactive strategies, resources, and tools to help children learn basic multiplication facts. Watch and learn different ways children explain their thinking using objects, numbers, words, and pictures!


  • Part 1: Strategies for Repeated Addition, Skip Counting, Arrays, Equal Groups, and Related Facts

MULTIPLYING FAMILY FUN (PART 2)

The Multiplying Family Fun video series shares interactive strategies, resources, and tools to help children learn basic multiplication facts. Watch and learn different ways children explain their thinking using objects, numbers, words, and pictures!

WINTER MATH FOR PREK FAMILIES

Winter is a “cool” season for indoor and outdoor math activities. This video shares websites, literature, and games families can use with their preschool-aged children during the winter months and beyond.

Writing by the Water

Dr. Steve Constantino

"Efficacy provides a parent the belief that her involvement makes a difference to her child and the ultimate learning outcomes of that child. Traditional avenues of parent involvement do not take into consideration building the efficacy of parents to transfer knowledge from school to their children. Incorporate this idea into your thinking, planning and communicating."