About This Daily Classroom Special
Each week Homework
Hotline will suggest homework assignments aimed at grades K-1 and
2-3. Homework Hotline was written by Buzz Eyler, Director of Educational Technology at the Orcutt School District ( CA) and a former Teachers Network web mentor.
the Homework Hotline Directory
This week the homework will center on helping activities. The activities are appropriate for K-3, except as noted. Feel free to copy, cut, and paste the assignments into your own word processor for sending home (or print this page).
Make a list of as many people as you can who help you. K-2 dictate, 3rd write their own. Bring the list to school in the morning.
Read the story The Little Red Hen where no one helps the hen make bread. Find and bring to school another story where someone helps or does not help in the story.
Make a list of all the things you can do to help at home. K-2 dictate and 3rd write their own. Bring the list to school in the morning.
Make a list of 10 things you need help to do now. It may be at home, school or anywhere else. Bring the list in for sharing tomorrow.