Monday, September 25, 2017

Homework September 25, 2017

Students were asked to write a Limerick.
 - 5 line humorous poem
 - the subject matter is Pumpkins
 - Lines 1,2, and 5 rhyme
  - Lines 3 and 4 rhyme
Spelling pre-quiz on Island of the Blue Dolphins tomorrow:
                                                                                                                                    coast
       feast
      speech
      wheat
      Spain
      paint
      arrow
    needle
     charcoal
  praise
  faint
  maintain
  crease
 grain
  breeze
  willow
  appeal
  bowling
  complain
 sneeze
  dungarees
  bungalow
 campaign
  speedometer

  referee

Friday, September 22, 2017

Thursday, September 21, 2017

Homework September 21, 2017

Quiz on Thunder Rose
Students were encouraged to bring the textbook home today.
Complete questions 2 and 3 on page 74 in your notebooks.
The Quiz will include:
Vocabulary from the story
Similes and Metaphors
Cause and Effect
Homonyms

All materials are in students' folders and textbook.
Here is a study guide which may help. Click on the link below:
Thunder Rose

Wednesday, September 20, 2017

Homework September 20, 2017

Quiz on Thunder Rose Friday
Students were permitted to take textbooks home today and tomorrow if they would like to read the story on their own.
We will review in class tomorrow.

Tuesday, September 19, 2017

Homework September 19, 2017

Complete the Cause and Effect worksheet for this evening.

There will be a quiz on  Thunder Rose Friday.
Tomorrow we will begin to review and read the story.
Thursday we will listen to the story and finalize the review.
The quiz will be on comprehension, similes, metaphors, and hyperboles
Story Vocabulary
Homonyms
Cause and Effect

Monday, September 18, 2017

Homework September 18, 2017

There will be a quiz on Thunder Rose this Friday. We will read and review in class. Students are welcome to take texts home if they would like to reread the story on Thursday.
Complete your Tall Tale brainstorm this evening.

Friday, September 15, 2017

Homework September 15, 2017

No written homework this weekend.
Make some time to read!