• Homework/Test Policy

    Homework

    Homework will be given every night.  It should be written in your Child's Assignment Book.  Homework must be returned the following day, unless otherwise noted.  Homework should be found in your child's Home Folder.

    Your child should bring home each evening their Assignment Book and their Home Folder.

    Tests

    All tests will be announced and written in your child's Assignment Book.  The children will be given plenty of time to prepare for all tests.  They should write the date of a test in their Assignment Book as well.

    All Reading Tests on a fresh read will be given every Friday and returned to the children on Tuesday in their Tuesday Folder with a percentage grade at the top.  All Reading Tests assessing vocabulary and comprehension will be given every Thursday and will be returned to the children on Tuesday in their Tueadsy Folder with a percentage grade at the top.  

    A practice Spelling Test will be given every Wednesday.  The practice test will be returned to your child at the end of the day on Wednesday and should come home in your child's Home Folder.  If your child earns a 100% on that Spelling Test they will be exempt from taking the test on Friday.  A new list of Spelling words will be given to the children on Monday to study for the practice test on Wednesday.  A Spelling test taken on Friday will be returned on Tuesday in their Tuesday Folder with a percentage grade at the top.

    All assignments completed for practice, all tests and assignments that have been assessed and given a percentage grade at the top will be returned on Tuesday in their Tuesday Folder that must be signed by a parent and returned on or before Thursday.

     

    Your child will be tested orally on Four Prayers in Third Grade (one prayer each quarter):

    The Our Father

    The Hail Mary

    Grace Before Meals

    The Act of Contrition