Our homework is designed to review material practiced in class and practice skills at home. Homework
is due on Fridays. Kits are due on Fridays.
The components of homework in our first grade are described below:
Spelling - We have 3 different spelling lists in order to meet the needs of different levels. The high
frequency and bonus words can be studied for further practice and challenge. Spelling quizzes are on
Math - Math will be sent that reviews skills learned in class.
Literacy Bags and Kits - Once a month your child may receive a "kit" or literacy bag. The instructions are
in the bags. Please send them back on Friday.
Home Writing Journal - A journal will be sent home on Mondays. Please have your child write at least
two times. Instructions are in the front of the journal.
Nightly Reading - Please read with your child for 15-20 minutes a night. A log is included.