• Homework Overview

     
    The following are school-wide expectations for homework in grades K-2:
    • Nightly reading for minimum 20 minutes with reading log
    • Balance of assignments from literacy and math
    • Consistency with assignments and due dates to help parents
    • Homework reinforces what is being taught in class
    • Homework is not graded, but completion and effort factors into work habits score
     
    The following are school-wide expectations for homework in grades 3-5:
    • Checked for completion and effort
    • Gone over in class or reviewed by teacher,
    • Not taken for a grade but completion is a work habit standard,
    • Due the next day unless stated otherwise by the teacher,
    • Reinforces concepts that are taught in school.
     
    The following are grade/subject specific expectations for the completion and grading of homework:
    • Kindergarten - 10 min + 20 min reading
    • First Grade – 20 min + 20 min reading
    • Second Grade - 20 min + 20 min reading
    • Third - Fifth Grades - up to 50 minutes per day in addition to assigned reading time.
     
    The school’s Homework Plan can be found at http://cedarfork.weebly.com/ - Parent Resources