• Homework Ideas

     

    • Math (15-20 minutes/per night)
      • This year the goal for your child to build his/her math fluency.  This means that your child will become more automatic in knowing his/her addition and subtraction facts 1-20.
        • Math Game Ideas for Home:
          • Top-It using a deck of cards (this game was taught in math)
          • Make-A-Ten with a deck of card (this game was taught in class)
          • Flashcards
          • Have your child practice counting change up to $2.00
          • Have your child practice looking at an analog clock to tell the time to the hour, half-hour, and minute
        • Math Websites:
        • Math Apps For Home:
          • Mathtopia for iphone/ipad (lite version: free; full version: $3.99
          • Mystery Math Museum for iphone/ipad ($3.99)
          • Mystery Math Town  for iphone/ipad ($3.99)
          • Math Doodles ($2.99)
          • Let’s Do the Math for Android (free)
          • Thinking Blocks Multiplication for iphone/ipad (free)
          • Math Bingo for iphone/ipad ($0.99)

     

    • Reading (20 minutes/per night)
      • This year the goal for your child is to build his/her reading fluency and comprehension.
        • Take Home Book Bags (watch for these to start coming home in October)
        • Reading Websites:
        • Reading Apps:
          • K12 Timed Reading and Comprehension (first five stories are free)
          • RAZ Kids (see your child's classroom teacher for login information)