Parents: All Homework Must Be Signed
should cover their Reading texts with a book cover; please
do not use glue, paste or tape on your book cover
ASSIGNMENT SHEET for
PUT CORRECT HEADING ON YOUR
ALWAYS WRITE IN COMPLETE
Write Vocab. Words on front of index cards
with the def. and a picture
to represent the word on the back. Please follow directions for Vocab. Cards.
2. Vocab. Strategies/Phonics
Spelling & Vocab. words.
Rdg. Log due Nov. 26. Students must have correct genres; points will be
deducted for incorrect genres.
Strategies/Grammar sheet 123-124
Reading sheet 119-120
5 Vocab. words. Write a sentence with each & underline the Vocab. word.
Test/Spelling Test Today
on Nov. Rdg. Log!!!
IMPORTANT NOTES FOR
This is your child’s yellow homework assignment sheet for Rdg./Lang.
Arts/Writing- Lesson 9. Be sure your
child has this sheet in his/her Rdg. folder every day. Ea. Mon., students will
receive this yellow assignment sheet outlining all of the hw assignments for
the week as well as important notes for parents. Please be sure your child
completes the correct hw ea. day, that you check all papers, & sign ea. assignment
so that I will know that you have checked your child’s work.
Also, try to listen to your child read ea. night, for at
least 20 min. Ask questions about what was read to reinforce comprehension
November Reading logs are due Nov. 26 with 10 books.
The Home Letter is also sent home ea. Mon. to keep you
abreast of what skills are being covered in Rdg. & what you should be
working on at home as well as suggestions for books to pick up at the library
for that week.
This week we will be studying Spelling words that have the
vowel diphthongs: ow & ou.
Our Comprehension skill this week is cause & effect. The cause is why
something happens & the effect is what happens as a result.
Our Comprehension strategy that we will be using to
develop the above skill is MONITOR/CLARIFY.
As we read, we will look for ways to clear up any words, phrases, or concepts
that are confusing.
In Grammar, we will be working on distinguishing
between abstract & concrete nouns. A noun that names a person, place, or
thing is a concrete noun. An abstract noun names an idea, a feeling, or a
In Writing, we will be continue to practice “opinion”
writing or stating our opinion in a piece of writing.
Ten points are deducted from all LATE assignments. Words that are capitalized
on Spelling tests & Spelling assignments that are NOT proper nouns are