Here are two articles from the Choice Literacy Archives to help build the home/school connection.
Heather Rader and Jennifer Taft share tips for better communication with families in Good News: Your Teacher Is Calling:
Ruth Shagoury explains how dichos (words of wisdom passed down in families) can bring home cultures and values into classrooms:
Ashley Rice has created a Pinterest Board with 60 different Family Literacy Night suggestions:
Wendy Lawrence's blog, The Family That Reads Together, is a wonderful source of warm, funny, and wise book reviews from a parent's perspective: