Homework

 
READING
Students should read at home for a minimum of 10 minutes, 5 times per week. Students should then fill in their weekly reading logs and turn them in at the end of each week. Students should also complete five books reports per marking period. These may be turned in as completed.
 
SPELLING/WORD WORK
Spelling tests are given each Friday. Students should practice their words at home each week. A practice test is given each Monday. A master list was also sent home at the beginning of the year. Please let me know if additional lists are needed. 
 
GRAMMAR/WRITING
Homework is not given out, although any unfinished writing assignments, etc. should be completed at home. Extra writing at home is encouraged. Please work on writing neatly, writing complete sentences, indenting, and correct use of punctuation.

MATH
Math homework is given out as part of the weekly homework packet. This is given out on Friday, and is due on or before the next Friday. 
Any unfinished work should also be completed at home. Students should also practice their and multiplication and division facts through 12. Third grade students should know all of them
by the end of the year. Extra addition and subtraction fact practice would also be beneficial.
Please practice these at home by using flash cards, playing games, etc.
 
 
SOCIAL STUDIES/SCIENCE
 Social Studies homework is given out as part of the weekly homework packet. This is given out on Friday and is due on or before the next Friday. Specific Science homework is not given out. Any unfinished class assignments should be taken home for homework. Students may take Social Studies or Science packets home to assist with homework assignments.


Please work on measurement skills at home with your child. Any additional help will be extremely beneficial.