Assessessment 7 Parent Resource Web Site and Reading Group Leader
Description: For this project you will select chapter from one of the books and complete two tasks.
- You will lead a book club style conversation about the chapter you selected. This means coming to class having carefully read the chapter and prepared to lead a discussion on the important details and general messages in the chapter. I will cofacilitate the conversation with you.
2. Develop a Parent Resource Page for the topic/chapter you selected. You can use Google Docs to create the page. The purpose of the Page is to develop a way for parents to understand the topic of the chapter you select. This will require you to utilize some outside resources you can use to add to your developing understandings.
For folks reading The Teenage Brain book, which takes on a wide range of topics, you should can search for resources and information to further develop your understanding of the chapter topic. Each chapter gives specific references in addition to current understandings you can find resources for.
For folks reading The Importance of Being Little, you can build a deeper understanding of the central ideas and topics by conducting your own searches. In addition, two sights may help you develop.
The Importance of Being Little: What Preschoolers Really Need From Grownups
The Teenage Brain: A Neuroscientists Survival Guide to Raising Adolescents and Young Adults.