WEEK of Dec. 9- Dec. 13
This week’s primary studies will be based on the following:The Family Under the Bridge Realistic-fiction reading, North Carolina Native Americans, Multiplication and Division problems (including word problems), and Earth/Rocks/matter
LANGUAGE ARTS: Genre: Realistic Fiction- The Family Under the Bridge By: Natalie Savage Carlson
Fiction: The Miraculous Journey of Edward Tulane
**** Several practice reading selections on Homelessness/ Earth/Matter
UNDERSTANDING: Summarizing main ideas in paragraphs/Figurative Language/ Vocabulary Building/Inferences
SCIENCE: Earth and Rocks and Matter
UNDERSTANDING: Layers of the Earth/Properties of Matter
SOCIAL STUDIES: Native Americans - Westward Expansion The Trail of Tears
UNDERSTANDING: After studying the Cherokee Native Americans, students will learn of their hardships and their journey outside of NC.
MATH: Multiplication and Division MIX ED REVIEW (Don't Forget Stuff!) Topics 2 and 6
UNDERSTANDING: How to look for patterns and solve word problems. Standard algorithms
SPELLING: (See chart below for your words)
DICTATION:(None this week--- Dec. 9-13)
ELA: VOCABULARY: tantalizing fastidiously gaudy dilapidated
GRAMMAR STUDY: Plurals. and Possessive Plurals---- Quiz this week!
Sentences or Fragments- Minute Grammar Lesson!
(Students need to complete ONE. Due Thursday!)
Be “SHORE” to do your BEST work so you can bring it in and share with others!