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Connect With Low-Literate Families: A Three-Tiered Approach

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Grades K – 2
Lesson Plan Type Standard Lesson
Estimated Time Four or five 30-minute sessions
Lesson Author

Jennifer Soalt

Concord, Massachusetts

Donna Elder

Louisville, Kentucky

Cindy Nelson

Louisville, Kentucky


International Literacy Association


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January 22, 2017

I am very happy that I found this lesson. I even looked up one of the articles referenced. I've been wanting to do a take home book program but I had some concerns about making it work. This info has renewed my interest. Thank you.



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