There is NIGHTLY HOMEWORK for all ELA Classes:
*READ for 20-30 minutes every night Monday through Thursday night--Students will have reading books to read and AR/ Library book. (Parents will soon have a log---please sign the Weekly Reading Log on the back of the Newsletter each night. Students are to return their signed Newsletter/ Reading Log every Friday to Mrs. Lisa.
*Study the Vocabulary Words on the back of the weekly newsletter for the reading story each week. There is a Reading TEST EVERY Friday that will cover the Vocabulary words in the test.
*SPELLING- Study the 25 spelling words every night Monday-Thursday. There is a spelling TEST EVERY Friday!!! BE SURE AND STUDY LOTS! My own child and I learn 8-9 words by letter similarity each night and review the ones we learned the nights before. That way Thursday night we have review and pre-test at home.
*READING 1-Minute fluency sheet---time every night Monday through Thursday to see how much they can grow in reading fluency. This passage will also contain a sheet of QUESTIONS. This passage and questions is due by FRIDAY and is a READING grading. As well, the packet may include spelling, other reading, and language arts worksheets for the week that are DUE FRIDAY.
*Any unfinished or RE-DO work in the folder, books, or bookbag is HOMEWORK and due completed by the next school day. The worksheets and work we do are necessary for GRADES.
*Sight Word Lists---Some students have sight word lists to learn and study each night to help IMPROVE reading.
*MobyMax Reading and Math contests are coming soon----be sure and be working on these sites!