Monday, January 26, 2015

Week 20

Homework

1. Sight Words: about, or, how, some
Refer to the link on the left under "Homework" to find different activities to do with the sight words.

2. Word Families: Bossy R (-ar, -or, -ir, -er, -ur)
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.17 Subtraction sentences: true or false? & E.4 Subtracting 3
- Your child can complete the assignments anytime between today and Saturday night.
- See "Homework Clarifications" for more info on IXL assignments



Announcements 

* Watch for a note coming home for our field trip on February 10th.

* Parent-Teacher Conferences: February 11th and 12th

* With cold and flu season upon us, please use your best judgement when contemplating whether to keep your child home or send them to school.

* Dress for the weather!  Students will be going outside except for extreme cases, so please dress them appropriately. (Hat, gloves, coats, boots, etc.)

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

Tuesday, January 20, 2015

Week 19

Homework

1. Sight Words: when, away, from, good
Refer to the link on the left under "Homework" to find different activities to do with the sight words.

2. Word Families: R blends (br-, dr-, cr-, fr-, tr-, gr-)
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.23 Addition sentences: true or false? & J.2 Equal parts
- Your child can complete the assignments anytime between today and Saturday night.
- See "Homework Clarifications" for more info on IXL assignments



Announcements 

* We hope you all had a wonderful 3 day weekend.

*Parent-Teacher Conferences: February 11th and 12th

* With cold and flu season upon us, please use your best judgement when contemplating whether to keep your child home or send them to school.

* Dress for the weather!  Students will be going outside except for extreme cases, so please dress them appropriately. (Hat, gloves, coats, boots, etc.)

* Please remind your child that snow stays on the ground at school.  No snowballs!

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

Monday, January 12, 2015

Week 18

Homework

1. Sight Words: who, behind, went, many
Refer to the link on the left under "Homework" to find different activities to do with the sight words.

2. Word Families: S blends (sk-, sm-, sn-, sp-, st-, sw-)
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.4 Subtraction word problems-one-digit numbers & D.10 Subtracting doubles
- Your child can complete the assignments anytime between today and Saturday night.
- See "Homework Clarifications" for more info on IXL assignments



Announcements 
* No school Monday, January 19th, 2015!

* With cold and flu season upon us, please use your best judgement when contemplating whether to keep your child home or send them to school.

* Dress for the weather!  Students will be going outside except for extreme cases, so please dress them appropriately. (Hat, gloves, coats, boots, etc.)

* Please remind your child that snow stays on the ground at school.  No snowballs!

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

Monday, January 5, 2015

Week 17

Homework

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

2. Word Families: bl-, cl-, fl-, gl-, pl-, sl-
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.9 Adding doubles & B.11 Adding facts
- Your child can complete the assignments anytime between today and Saturday night.
- See "Homework Clarifications" for more info on IXL assignments



Announcements 

* With cold and flu season upon us, please use your best judgement when contemplating whether to keep your child home or send them to school.

* Dress for the weather!  Students will be going outside except for extreme cases, so please dress them appropriately. (Hat, gloves, coats, boots, etc.)

* Please remind your child that snow stays on the ground at school.  No snowballs!

* No school Monday, January 19th, 2015!

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