Homework updated Daily at 6:00PM
Areas of Homework:
- Unfinished Work — Having provided ample time in class for a particular task, those students who do not complete the task may be given the work as additional homework.
- Reinforcement — Upon completion of a lesson taught in class, homework is assigned which provides reinforcement for the subject area or practice of a particular skill.
- Projects — Projects are a good educational opportunity for students to learn organizational and research skills while at the same time providing enrichment of a particular subject area.
Grade 1 Homework
Back to Classes
Monday to Thursday night: listen to your child read their Read Well story to mastery (confidently, smoothly and fluently). Read to and with them for an additional 15 minutes every day of the week. Record the reading by initialing the reading log inside the blue Read Well folder. Review summary page 4 of decoding sheet which comes home Friday.
Spelling lists for the upcoming unit go home on Thursdays (beginning October 12th). Practice reading and spelling the words for the upcoming unit and spelling test each Thursday.The purpose of this is to preload your child for success with the new words for the next unit.
Help your child complete their mass journal starting Thanksgiving Sunday October 8th. The directions are labeled inside the cover of the mass journal. If your child returns it Monday (or the first day back after a holiday) and puts it in the mass journal tub, I will read it out in class during the lunch hour Monday.
Optional Home Learning: IXL, Math Problem Solving Booklet