## Home Learning

**Unit of Inquiry:**

We have our Secret Friend Week #3 this short week. You will have a secret friend in 1ai. Make a list of two things you can do each day on Wednesday, Thursday and Friday. Wednesday will be tricky without lunch and snack.

**You may want to make some small notes in advance that get delivered to 1ai. You can put Dear __________ and fill it in tomorrow and sign it from your SF.

Reading and Word Work:1. Read our Star Student Stories from iren. star_student_stories_2018-19_-_google_docs.pdf 2. Find names or words to study closely. Follow the "Let's Study a Name!" poster in the left column. 2. Word Work - ABCya First Grade Games (Try the ABC letters button) 3. Visit these websites to read a book or two or three. Reading: TumbleBooks (Animated books and read alongs) (user name: hkpa/password: books) and Pebble Go (user: hkacademy/password: dragonfly) |

1. Try these problem-of-the-day challenges.

PROBLEM 1: Leah’s mother gave her 6 pencils. Her father gave her 8 pencils. her sister gave her enough pencils so that she now has a total of 16.

How many pencils did her sister give her?

(Show your thinking with a drawing, a number sentence and a third way if you can.)

PROBLEM 2:

John, Emma, and Alice each had 10 raisins.

John ate 6 raisins, Emma ate 3 raisins, and Alice ate 5 raisins.

How many raisins do they each have now?

(Write a

2. Find some small objects that are in your house. Can you make an ABC pattern? Can you make another kind of pattern (AABC, AABB, or any other)?

3. If you still have time, try these sites:

1. Write a story about the BEST day you ever spent in your house.

2. Make a book with your own idea.

3. Write a letter to your teachers letting them know what you did at home today.

Still looking for more? Try Brain Pop Jr. https://jr.brainpop.com/

user name: hkabrainpop /password: dragonfly14

**Math:**1. Try these problem-of-the-day challenges.

PROBLEM 1: Leah’s mother gave her 6 pencils. Her father gave her 8 pencils. her sister gave her enough pencils so that she now has a total of 16.

How many pencils did her sister give her?

(Show your thinking with a drawing, a number sentence and a third way if you can.)

PROBLEM 2:

John, Emma, and Alice each had 10 raisins.

John ate 6 raisins, Emma ate 3 raisins, and Alice ate 5 raisins.

How many raisins do they each have now?

(Write a

__number bond__and a__number sentence__for each student.2. Find some small objects that are in your house. Can you make an ABC pattern? Can you make another kind of pattern (AABC, AABB, or any other)?

3. If you still have time, try these sites:

**Writing/Book Making:**1. Write a story about the BEST day you ever spent in your house.

2. Make a book with your own idea.

3. Write a letter to your teachers letting them know what you did at home today.

**Brain Pop Jr.**Still looking for more? Try Brain Pop Jr. https://jr.brainpop.com/

user name: hkabrainpop /password: dragonfly14