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FES Parent Liaison
Margie Cannella         cannella.margie@mail.fcboe.org     770-460-3560
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Maeve Irvin          irvin.maeve@mail.fcboe.org          770-460-3560

FREE RESOURCES FOR PARENTS!


Parent Resource Center
"The Den"

Hours:
Monday - Friday 7:15-10:00 a.m.
Appointments Available

What is the Parent Resource Center?


It is a room in Fayetteville Elementary School that is stocked with educational games and activities for parents to use at home with their children. There are also materials available for successful and effective parenting. The Resource Center is operated by Margie Cannella, Parent Liaison, who is a former teacher and ready to assist you in finding materials that are appropriate for your child’s needs. Computer access is also available.

What are the hours?

The center is open from 7:15-10:00 a.m. Monday through Friday in Room 101. It is open other times by appointment or for special activities.

How are items checked out?

Parents can come to the center and choose items for their use. Simply sign the check-out log and keep the items for up to two weeks. If you are not able to come to the school during school hours, e-mail Margie Cannella and let her know what items you need. She will send them home with your child. The items may also be returned by your child.

What are examples of materials available for check-out?

There are reading/language arts and math games and activities for grades pre-k through five. Sunken Treasure Phonics Game, Sound-It-Out Puzzles, Let’s Go Shopping Money Game, and Auntie Pasta’s Fraction Game are just a few of the engaging and interactive resources available. 
For parents there are brochures, books, and DVDs available. Parenting with Love and Logic, How to Handle a Hard-To-Handle Kid, Surviving Sibling Rivalry, The Parent/Child 
Manual on Divorce along with many others are available for check-out.


What are the benefits of using these materials?

When you and your child spend time together in meaningful activities, you become an active partner in his/her education. This leads to improvement in student academic achievement. Parent involvement in home learning activities positively influences a child’s behavior and school success!