Learning Never Stops!
Here are some ideas of activities to do at home to help you expand your thinking skills and grow dendrites!
Practice our weekly robust vocabulary words for Language Arts and Math
Increase your automaticity with math facts by practicing online or with flash cards Write a story using your weekly spelling words
Alphabetize your spelling words
Play "Top It" with a deck of cards using addition, subtraction, or multiplication facts
Connect Math to "smart shopping" and being an informed consumer. Check out ads to plan the cost of purchases. Can you find the best deals?
Write a letter to a friend, relative, or other special person in cursive
Write a poem - free verse, haiku, diamante, acrostic...your choice!
Review key terms for Science and Social Studies
Visit the "Links" pages for each academic area and select a link that appeals to you
Research an area of interest and create a PowerPoint, report, or other project of interest to share with the class
Ask me for ideas of extension projects and activities at home
...and always remember to read, read, read! Try reading all kinds of materials: books, magazines, newspapers, recipes, jokes, game directions, plays, online websites, movie captions...the list goes on and on!