March 2013
Reading Improvement;Mar2013, Vol. 50 Issue 1, p30
Academic Journal
The article focuses on the development of a family literacy project which centers on university preservice teachers to create literacy backpacks. It mentions that the literacy backpacks are intended to encourage family participation in reading in the home environment. It notes that the backpacks have children's books, directions for literacy activities, and materials to compete such activities. It also emphasizes the positive reaction of the parents to the project.


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