Monday, February 8, 2016

Week 24

Homework
Week 24

1. Sight Words: put, each, very, by
Refer to the link on the left under "Homework" to find different activities to do with the sight words.

2. Word Families: -ang, -ing, -ong, -ung
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
** Bonus words: love, valentine, heart, friendship, candy
* Please send your children with their coats! They will be going outside for recess!! 
* Thank you for coming to Parent-Teacher Conferences!
* Field Trip: Wednesday, February 10th! We will be leaving promptly at 9:20am, please make sure your child is on time to school!
* Children do not need to wear house shirts on Friday, February 12th.
* Valentine's Day parties will be on Friday, February 12th.  
* Please continue reading with your child!

Tuesday, February 2, 2016

Week 23

Homework
Week 23

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

2. Word Families: oo words: look & boot
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
** Bonus words: February, hundred, fifty, data, survey
* Please send your children with their coats! They will be going outside for recess!! 
* Parent-Teacher Conferences: February 3rd and 4th
* Please continue reading with your child!

Monday, January 25, 2016

Week 22

Homework
Week 22

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

2. Word Families: R controlled: -ar, -er, -ir, -or, -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.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
** Bonus words: snowball, forty, weather, graph, chart
* Please send your children with their coats! They will be going outside for recess!! 
* Parent-Teacher Conferences: February 3rd and 4th
* Please continue reading with your child!

Tuesday, January 19, 2016

Week 21

Homework
Week 21

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

2. Word Families: S Blends: br-, cr-, dr-, fr-, gr-, tr-
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.3 Subtracting 2 & D.11 Subtraction facts- up to 10

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


Announcements
** Bonus words: thirty, half, quarter, freeze, gloves
* Please send your children with their coats! They will be going outside for recess!!
* Please continue reading with your child!