Reading Logs: Each week, a reading log will be sent home in the Homework Folder. Books are to be logged daily. At the beginning of the year, both the kindergartners and the parents can log books You can read to the kindergartners, read together with your child, or have your child sit independently and spend time in a book. Please keep the Reading Log in the Homework Folder.
Fundations homework will be sent daily. Please work with your child on the skills included on this worksheet. This will strengthen your child's Literacy Skills and help them in both Reading and Writing. Mastery of these skills will arm your child with all they need to be successful in Reading and Writing this year! Fundations Tests sight word tests will be given weekly. There will also be a cumulative test given at the end of each Unit.
Trick Words (Sight Words):
A baggie with the sight words will be sent home at the beginning of the year. The words need to be cut apart, kept at home, and practiced daily. Check the newsletter for the words highlighted weekly. First Graders are responsible for practicing all sight words daily, until they can be read and spelled automatically.