Here’s what you can expect for homework in a typical week for your son or daughter. These expectations are based upon the ZPS Homework Policy.
If you have questions about what specific assignments are given, please check your son or daughter's Homework Log.
Assignment from current unit of study -- About 30 minutes a night (Monday-Friday); if homework is taking longer than 30 minutes a night on a regular basis, please contact me to discuss an alternative plan
Basic facts practice (using an online tool or flash cards)
Book should be at a “Just Right” level (not too hard, not too easy); a “5 finger test” should show 2-3 unknown words per page
Read 20 minutes a night, 7 days per week (but only one reading response on the weekend)
Write a brief response sharing thinking from reading on Homework Log