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Homework

Homework Policy

As parents, we understand busy schedules and value your time.  Current research shows that at the elementary level homework is not proven to be effective. This year the only homework students will have will be nightly reading homework.

Reading Homework

Students are expected to read for 30 minutes every school night. 

Spelling Homework

Spelling homework is optional as we will work on spelling in class. Your student may do activities on Spelling City. Weekly spelling test are on Fridays. 

https://www.spellingcity.com/santella44/

Math Homework

Math homework is optional. Your student may do activities online in Khan Academy.

Links to articles about homework in the elementary grades

Scholastic

The Daily Telegraph
NEA Today

The Washington Post