Grade 1 and 2 

MATH

Workbook Completion:

There are usually pages in the math workbooks that are not completed. These are excellent practices. Many are cumulative review pages and can be used to review and master skills that were taught during the year. The level of problem solving in our math curriculum is high, so doing these is the best practice for the math they will be working on in the next school year. This is a great paper and pencil review and can be done 10-15 minutes at a time over the summer.

Freckle  

Adaptive math practice on the skills your child needs at the right level as well as facts practice and mastery.

  • First Grade: Students did use this in school. The students will log in with their google account and the class password is admir8
  • Second Grade: Students already have a log-in and have used this site. Class code is: CYGYMS
  • You may want to use the attached calendar to help motivate your child to practice skills using Freckle.
    You can set goals with your child and provide simple incentives at home for reaching those goals.

Xtramath: Basic math facts practice only.

Website for student login

Email address for login: xtra.math@annarborchristian.org

First grade students will need to have their families sign up for a free account to use Xtramath.

Second grade students should know their pin numbers – please call the office if you have lost or forgotten yours.

Link to summer printable summer practice booklet for grade 1

Link to summer printable summer practice booklet for grade 2 

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READING

Raz Kids reading at home
First grade: your teacher’s username: madmiraal
– click on your student’s name
– click on the lizard icon for the password

Second grade: your teacher’s username: mamayoros
– click on your student’s name
– click on the sailboat icon for the password

Scholastic News for Grade 1 (Non-fiction reading practice)

Log in: I am a student

Starfall for Grade 1 (Math, Reading, and Language Arts)

Enter the email address: first.grade@annarborchristian.org

Password: aacsaacs1

Freckle also has ELA activities that students may access

Readworks has an assortment of articles and stories at a variety of grade levels with comprehension questions to talk about. Second grade students should log in with their  google accounts. If the class code is needed it is N37KCT

Parents can create a free account.

Phonics and Reading: Games and practice.

EPIC
Subscription – special pricing for summer ebook reading

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WRITING

Handwriting and Early Learning Resources through Learning Without Tears

Use this link to review letter and number formation the same way it has been taught in class as well as find  other engaging activities using early literacy and writing skills. 

Simple grade level packets are available to print. You can use the April, May or June packet.

Handwriting Interactive Teaching Tool – Parents are able to sign up for the handwriting teaching tool which provides fun videos to review correct letter formation. (Forming letters correctly is SO important to writing fluency and ease!)  Parents do need to create an account to do this. (Note: it looks like a teacher account, but the company has opened this up to parents for free for 90 days!)

Library of Writing Activities 

You can filter by grade or content.

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ENRICHMENT

A variety of activities and information on many different topics can be found at Wide Open School.

Grades 1 and 2 Keyboarding:

Students may set up a free account with Dance Mat Typing

This is a good way for students using the computer to develop good keyboarding habits!

SPELLING

Kindergarten TRICKy words link

Grade 1 TRICKy words link