Monday, September 15, 2014

Week 4

Homework

1. Sight Words: we, do, I'm, have
Refer to the link on the left under "Homework" to find different activities to do with the sight words.

2. Word Families: -op, -ot, -og
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: A.2 Counting review - 0 to 20
- Your child can complete the assignments anytime between today and Saturday night.
- See "Homework Clarifications" for more info on IXL assignments


Announcements 

* We are in need of 2 parents to work in the book room on Tuesdays from 10:30 - 11:00. Please let your teacher know if you can volunteer! The book room will begin as soon as our parent schedule is filled.


Monday, September 8, 2014

Week 4

Homework

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

2. Word Families: -ill, -ip, -in, -it
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: A.1 Counting review - 0 to 10
- Your child can complete the assignments anytime between today and Saturday night.
- See "Homework Clarifications" for more info on IXL assignments

Announcements 

* Picture Day is this Wednesday, September 10th.

* If you would like to volunteer in the Book Room, Monday - Friday from 10:30-11:00 and switch out the first grade take home reading books, please contact your teacher. This program will begin as soon as we have 2 parents for each day!

Wednesday, September 3, 2014

Week 3
(of school)

Homework

1. Sight Words: this, my, am, friend
Refer to the link on the left under "Homework" to find different activities to do with the sight words.

2. Word Families: -ad, -ap, -ash
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.

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 assignment this week!


Announcements 

* Thank you for a great first two weeks of school!

* Homework journals and reading logs will be sent home today with your child.

* Raz reading and IXL usernames/passwords will be sent home next Monday with your child.

* Reading assessments will begin this week. Please continue to read to and with your child at home.

* LOOK AHEAD: Picture Day is next Wednesday, September 10th.


Monday, August 20, 2012

Welcome to Back-to-School Night at Meadow Elementary!

Come meet your teacher on Monday, August 18th from 5 p.m. - 7 p.m in your child's classroom.

Class supply lists are posted on Meadow Elementary's web page. Click the link in the left column to be re-directed to the site!

Class lists will be posted outside the front office doors Monday, August 18th.

Find your teacher on the right of this blog to locate their contact information.

Happy first day!
This is going to be a fabulous year in first grade!

Early Birds 8:00 a.m. - 2:15 p.m.
Later Gators 9:15 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.