Monday, October 27, 2014

Week 9

Homework

1. Sight Words:  any, came, favorite, for
Refer to the link on the left under "Homework" to find different activities to do with the sight words.

2. Word Families: -ate, -ame, -ake
Refer to the link on the left under "Homework" to find out how to practice the word families.

3. Reading: at least 20 minutes 
- On your child's reading calendar, log the number of minutes your child read and/or the number of minutes you read to your child. Return this calendar to school each day.
- At least 10 minutes in a book, and no more than 10 minutes on Raz Reading.

4. Writing Journal: 
- Have your child write at least 2 complete sentences in their take home writing journal. Return this writing journal to school each day.
- Writing instructions are on the inside front cover of the journal. Please review and practice these.
- Refer to the link on the left under "Homework" for journal topic ideas.

5. IXL:  
C.2 Adding 1 and E.2 Subtracting 1
- Your child can complete the assignments anytime between today and Saturday night.
- See "Homework Clarifications" for more info on IXL assignments


Announcements 

* Red Ribbon Week is this week! The PTA has planned great activities all week long!
- Tuesday: Crazy sock, crazy hair, or crazy hat day (Class picture)
- Wednesday: Wear red attire (school-wide picture)
- Thursday: Pajama day (wear regular tennis shoes)
- Friday: Halloween costume (see below information)

Halloween is this Friday, October 31st.
-Your child is welcome to wear their costume to school (Your child MAY NOT wear a mask that covers their face (paint is fine) or bring any weapons (real or toy).
-A school-wide costume parade for parents and students will be held at 9:45 a.m.  

Wednesday, October 22, 2014

Week 8

Homework

1. Sight Words:  come, here, teacher, his
Refer to the link on the left under "Homework" to find different activities to do with the sight words.

2. Word Families: -ack, -eck, -ick, -ock, -uck
Refer to the link on the left under "Homework" to find out how to practice the word families.

3. Reading: at least 20 minutes 
- On your child's reading calendar, log the number of minutes your child read and/or the number of minutes you read to your child. Return this calendar to school each day.
- At least 10 minutes in a book, and no more than 10 minutes on Raz Reading.

4. Writing Journal: 
- Have your child write at least 2 complete sentences in their take home writing journal. Return this writing journal to school each day.
- Writing instructions are on the inside front cover of the journal. Please review and practice these.
- Refer to the link on the left under "Homework" for journal topic ideas.

5. IXL:  
E.1 Subtracting 0 and S.12 Months of the year
- Your child can complete the assignments anytime between today and Saturday night.
- See "Homework Clarifications" for more info on IXL assignments



Announcements 

* Continue reading, writing, and practicing math facts with your child. Your help at home is vital to their success!

* Next week is Red Ribbon Week, an awareness about being healthy and drug/substance free. The PTA has planned great activities for each day. Please see the flyer that was sent home with your child.

* Red Ribbon activities will be posted next week in the homework post. As a heads up, Monday is Team Spirit Day- have your child wear their favorite team shirt to sport spirit.

* Halloween is next Friday, October 31st. Your child is welcome to wear their costume to school. A school-wide costume parade for parents and students will be held at 9:45 a.m. Your child MAY NOT wear a mask that covers their face (paint is fine) or bring any weapons (real or toy). Thank you!

Monday, October 13, 2014

Week 7

Homework

1. Sight Words: look, yes, no, as
Refer to the link on the left under "Homework" to find different activities to do with the sight words.

2. Word Families: -ell, -est
Refer to the link on the left under "Homework" to find out how to practice the word families.

3. Reading: at least 20 minutes 
- On your child's reading calendar, log the number of minutes your child read and/or the number of minutes you read to your child. Return this calendar to school each day.
- At least 10 minutes in a book, and no more than 10 minutes on Raz Reading.

4. Writing Journal: 
- Have your child write at least 2 complete sentences in their take home writing journal. Return this writing journal to school each day.
- Writing instructions are on the inside front cover of the journal. Please review and practice these.
- Refer to the link on the left under "Homework" for journal topic ideas.

5. IXL:  
C.1 Adding 0
- Your child can complete the assignments anytime between today and Saturday night.
- See "Homework Clarifications" for more info on IXL assignments


Announcements 


* Fall Break: Thursday, October 16 - Monday, October 20 NO SCHOOL

Tuesday, October 7, 2014

Week 6

Homework

1. Sight Words: family, what, her, one
Refer to the link on the left under "Homework" to find different activities to do with the sight words.

2. Word Families: -ed, -en, -et
Refer to the link on the left under "Homework" to find out how to practice the word families.

3. Reading: at least 20 minutes 
- On your child's reading calendar, log the number of minutes your child read and/or the number of minutes you read to your child. Return this calendar to school each day.
- At least 10 minutes in a book, and no more than 10 minutes on Raz Reading.

4. Writing Journal: 
- Have your child write at least 2 complete sentences in their take home writing journal. Return this writing journal to school each day.
- Writing instructions are on the inside front cover of the journal. Please review and practice these.
- Refer to the link on the left under "Homework" for journal topic ideas.

5. IXL:  A4: Counting up to 40 & A11: Number Sense

- Your child can complete the assignments anytime between today and Saturday night.
- See "Homework Clarifications" for more info on IXL assignments


Announcements 

* Thank you for attending parent conferences!

* Please continue reading with your child!

* Fall Break: Thursday, October 16 - Monday, October 20 NO SCHOOL