Homework

Week of 9/10-9/14
 Spelling Tests:

*There is a new card on the Spelling Word Ring in the zipper pouch of your child's binder (List #2)


Study the 2 lists that are not crossed off, there is a sheet in the binder with fun ways to study the words. 


Please keep the card on the ring and keep the card in the zipper pouch. 

There will be a test TBA.

Reminders about Homework:

Your child will receive 5 tallies on Friday for turning in the homework sheet if it is completed with...

1. their name at the top
2. four activities completed and crossed off the chart
3. reading each night for 20 minutes completed and
   crossed off the chart
4. a sentence about something they have learned. 
             (Remember capital letter and punctuation!) 
  5. parent signature.

The tallies will be spent in our class store.

*Reading/singing the songs from school that are in the binder can count towards reading homework minutes. 

*If your child loves a certain chapter book at home they are welcome to bring the book to school and read it during their "Read to Self" time each day.

Same as Last Week: 

Homework Menu Explained

 

The homework sheet is in the binder. YOU ONLY NEED TO SEND IN THE COMPLETED SIGNED SHEET ON FRIDAY. YOU DO NOT NEED TO SEND IN ANY OTHER WRITTEN WORK.

#1 Try to read 20 minutes out loud with your child each night especially if they are a reluctant reader and struggle with sounding out words and comprehension. 

Ways to read at home

If your child loves to read at home and comprehends what they have read please just keep encouraging independent reading. 

1st grade Chapter book series list

2nd grade chapter book series list 

3rd grade chapter book series list

#2 Select  4 other squares out of the grid to complete during the week. (Spelling activities and Math Grid activities are in the binder.) Each week you will get a spelling list. The words listed below are extra words to practice that will help with reading and writing.

         
*We will have a spelling test on Friday. If possible please study each night if your child has difficulty with spelling.    
                              

These words are not on the spelling test. They are just some extra words that will help your child with reading and writing. 
   Extra  High Frequency Spelling Words to Practice


#3 Write 1 or 2 sentences with correct capitalization and punctuation about something they have learned this week. Be neat please!

#4 Parent signs the signature line and students return the sheet on Friday. The sheet has to be completed and signed by an adult in order for your child to receive 5 tallies on our tally chart. (Tallies are used to purchase items in the classroom store on Friday's)

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