Homework Policy

F.I.S.H Books

Family Involvement Starts Here !!! FISH books are an organizational tool for communication.  There is a place for everything including homework, reading logs, snack calendar, newsletters, and behavior logs. There is a place for you to write notes to me about anything you need.  Notes from the school will be placed in the front pocket.  Please make sure that your child does not dismantle their FISH Book.  Children will need to bring these books in a backpack every day as they will be collected and checked daily.  

Homework Policy

Homework is an important part of your child’s school experience. Transitional kindergartner will require skills to master for reading and math.  Your child will benefit greatly from your support and encouragement at home.

Homework packages will be sent home each week.  All homework is due on Friday. Please make sure that your child has a place to do homework that is free from distractions and with materials needed to complete their assignments.

 Homework Assignments

  • Word Study-Sight word your child need to know from memory and a phonics worksheet related to skill being taught in class.
  • Math- Math worksheets that relate to lessons taught in class.
  • Reading- Reading log, assigned reading-Each night your child is to read or be read to for 30 minutes.  A reading log will be given to keep record. After each book is read, please fill out the reading log. When it is full, please send it to school with your child. 
  • Writing- handwriting and/or writing prompts will be given so that students can practice using writing skills taught in class.

 

Homework Expectations

  • Work done in pencil unless the assignment states otherwise.
  • Put first and last name on all assignments
  • Keep assignments neat (clean, not torn, unfolded and unwrinkled)
  • Check over your child’s work
  • Return stapled packet to the FISH books