This is a
collection of ideas that can be used as homework activities
or as individual skill practice in the classroom.
There are ideas for helping you set up a Homework Plan that
can be used for each week throughout the school year.
like to start the school year off with a cute, home
project. This is an extra project that is included in
the package. For this project, each child receives a puzzle person to
decorate. When they return their "body," they all
fit together---see below! The decorated puzzle people make a
great beginning of the year bulletin board, too. The banner and two different puzzle
patterns are provided in PDFs to copy and use for this
project. A letter to the parents with directions is also provided if
you would like to use it to complete the
project. Everything is included to complete this
also four weeks of homework activities with at least five
projects for each week.
A cover sheet
(sample shown at left) for parents is provided with helpful
hints and more detailed directions with each week's homework
package. These cover sheets are formatted for you to be able to edit
and change to fit the needs of your students. You can
add or delete what you would like for each week. In
addition to the four weekly homework packages, there is
the above home project. This can be included as one
of the week's homework activities or done in place of one
Some of the
activities for September homework include: phonics,
handwriting practice, story writing, building literacy
skills, and other fun things for parents to do with their
child. Also included are math skills such as
patterning, sorting, writing numbers, and counting.
Below are samples of some of the activities that are
included in the September Homework Ideas package.
"Investigating My Name?" This is a fun activity
using the book "Chrysanthemum" by Kevin Henkes. The
worksheet asks your child to find out why his/her parents
chose their name. It's always fun to learn a bit more
about your students!
also a flannel board set to go along with
are low resolution samples of some of the projects for
September. The PDFs you will receive are full resolution and will print
A Homework letter to
parents to explain and stress the importance of homework
with lots of helpful hints to start the year off!
Literacy Sample Pages
story starter paper for students to write what they think
is the best part of school.)
September Homework Package includes four weeks of homework
and a home project for a total of 39 printable pages.
These pages can also be used in the classroom, too.
The package is available for purchase for $15. I hope that
this package will provide fun, educational ideas for you to
use with your students. After payment is received, an
access link will be given for you to be able to instantly
access the materials. If you would like to pay by
check, please contact me at lcritchell @kinderteacher.com
(no space.) Please let me know if you have any
note I will email the access link
within 24 hours after payment. Please check your
"junk" box. If you have not received an email within
this time, please contact me!
Discount for Two Homework Packages
There is a
10% discount given if you would like to purchase the
September and October Homework Packages. Click below
to purchase the two months. Please indicate in the
message area that you would like September and October
Homework Packages. I will be working completing
homework packages for each month of the school year!