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!

Monday, April 20, 2015

Week 31

Homework

1. Sight Words: children, question, people, caught
Refer to the link on the left under "Homework" to find different activities to do with the sight words.

2. Word Families: -ou & -ow (cow/snow)
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:
I.4 Convert between tens and ones & F.5 Addition and 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

* Field Trip on Wednesday, April 22nd.

* Walk-a-thon is Friday, May 1st. 

* Healthy Habbits pink form is due Monday, April 27th.

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

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

Monday, April 13, 2015

Week 30

Homework

1. Sight Words: Mr., Mrs., brother, sister
Refer to the link on the left under "Homework" to find different activities to do with the sight words.

2. Word Families: -aw, -ew
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:
D.19 Subtract tens II & I.2 Writes numbers as tens and ones up to 20
- Your child can complete the assignments anytime between today and Saturday night.
- See "Homework Clarifications" for more info on IXL assignments



Announcements

* Welcome back from Spring Break!

* If you choose to participate, there is a pizza reading pledge through Papa Murphy's which begins March 23 and continues through April 17. Take the pledge by going to ReadToday.com.

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

Monday, March 30, 2015

Week 29

Homework

1. Sight Words: over, kept, been, don't
Refer to the link on the left under "Homework" to find different activities to do with the sight words.

2. Word Families: Inflectional endings(suffixes): -s & -es
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.8 Skip counting with pictures & G.3 Comparing numbers up to 100
- Your child can complete the assignments anytime between today and Saturday night.
- See "Homework Clarifications" for more info on IXL assignments



Announcements

* Spring Break is April 6th - 10th! No School!!

* If you choose to participate, there is a pizza reading pledge through Papa Murphy's which begins March 23 and continues through April 17. Take the pledge by going to ReadToday.com.

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