The orthopedagogue and educational technologist Lucie Rivest, the one who wrote the text for the PGL dictation for 18 years, recently published her new book entitled “Le grand guide de la petite école” for parents.
In the pages of this guide, 200 essential subjects are discussed. Each is explained on one page and they are presented in alphabetical order, with a handy cross-reference to related topics. They affect the progress of the students, the start of the school year, the daycare service, the intervention plan, the new spelling, skills and more. The book aims to demystify the landmarks essential to fully understand the school system, particularly in preschool and elementary school, as well as to create a link between school and home.
There are even concepts related to ICT, such as cards on the flipped classroom, the "techno class", the class blog, social media, the interactive whiteboard, tablets, etc.
For some subjects, additional online information is suggested. You have to go download PDF document presented on the site of the publisher Marcel-Didier.
The book is available in hard copy at 19.95 $ or digital at 14.99 $.