Read to your child each night. When Guided Reading begins your child will come home with a book bag that will contain books that we went over in class that is on their Instructional Reading Level. Read and return these books the following day.
Weekly Homework Assignments will be posted in my newsletter starting in September. I will highlight what skills we are working on in class for your child to reinforce these skills. Here is the websites that I use: IXL and Raz Kids (you will be given access to these accounts by September).
Snap Words Your child will be assessed biweekly on the words we are learning in class. Here are some suggestions on how you can work with your child learn them:
*Make flash cards *Write the words in shaving cream *Build the words using play dough.
Unit Home Projects
*Parent Letters will be sent out for each unit of study containing information for Exhibit Night and will also be on my weekly newsletter.
*Each Unit of study an Expedition Permission Form will go home for you to sign and return. *Sign Up Genus will be sent out for chaperones for each Unit Expedition.