To think about your relationship with others, especially the students you will work with, it is important to get to know about them, their families, backgrounds and communities. All children and young people you teach, or will teach, possess unique “funds of knowledge” (Moll et al., 1992) that many education professionals and teachers do not know anything about. To get to know anybody well, you need to invest some time and energy in the process. This Assignment requires you to explore a unique approach to connecting homes and classrooms.
Write a 1000-word paper and submit it by the end of Module 3.
Drawing on ‘Funds of Knowledge for Teaching: Using a Qualitative Approach to Connect Homes and Classrooms’ by Moll et al. (1992) and at least two other sources (include quotations and a reference list), address the following questions in your paper:
Submit this 1000-word Assignment at the end of Module 3.