Tuesday, May 19, 2015

Week 35

Homework

1. Sight Words: Review
Refer to the link on the left under "Homework" to find different activities to do with the sight words.

2. Word Families: Review
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:
No more math homework for the rest of the school year!!  Have fun on IXL.
- Your child can complete the assignments anytime between today and Saturday night.
- See "Homework Clarifications" for more info on IXL assignments



Announcements

* Dance Festival is Friday, May 22nd @ 9:45am & 12:45pm. Please have your child wear a bright color shirt.

* No School on Monday, May 25th!! Memorial Day!

* Field day is Wednesday, May 27th.

* Keep reading, writing, and doing math with your child! Thank you for ALL the support you render!

Tuesday, May 12, 2015

Week 34

Homework

1. Sight Words: Review
Refer to the link on the left under "Homework" to find different activities to do with the sight words.

2. Word Families: Prefixes: pre-, un-, re-, dis-
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.5 Adding 4 & E.6 Subtracting 5
- Your child can complete the assignments anytime between today and Saturday night.
- See "Homework Clarifications" for more info on IXL assignments



Announcements

* Last day of take-home reading is May, 13th.

* Dance Festival is Friday, May 22nd @ 9:45am & 12:45pm.

* No School on Monday, May 25th!! Memorial Day!

* Field day is Wednesday, May 27th.

* Keep reading, writing, and doing math with your child! Thank you for ALL the support you render!

Monday, May 4, 2015

Week 33

Homework

1. Sight Words: isn't, love, before, thank
Refer to the link on the left under "Homework" to find different activities to do with the sight words.

2. Word Families: -ear (hear & bear) & -are (hare)
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:
F.6 Addition and subtraction word problems & F.3 Fact families
- Your child can complete the assignments anytime between today and Saturday night.
- See "Homework Clarifications" for more info on IXL assignments



Announcements

* Last day of take-home reading is May, 13th.

* Dance Festival is Friday, May 22nd @ 9:45am & 12:45pm.

* No School on Monday, May 25th!! Memorial Day!

* Field day is Wednesday, May 27th.

* Keep reading, writing, and doing math with your child! Thank you for ALL the support you render!

Monday, April 27, 2015

Week 32

Homework

1. Sight Words: these, which, aren't, x-ray
Refer to the link on the left under "Homework" to find different activities to do with the sight words.

2. Word Families: soft c (cent) & soft g (gem)
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:
B.18 Word problems- adding three numbers & D.13 Subtraction facts- 
numbers up to 18
- Your child can complete the assignments anytime between today and Saturday night.
- See "Homework Clarifications" for more info on IXL assignments



Announcements

* Pledge/donation form is due to the office by Wednesday, April 27th.

* Walk-a-thon is Friday, May 1st.

* Last day of take-home reading is May, 13th.

* Dance Festival is Friday, May 22nd. 

* Field day is Wednesday, May 27th.

* Keep reading, writing, and doing math with your child! Thank you for ALL the support you render!