-Weekly Update

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For the week of February 12th

Math- We will continue Topic 10: Fraction Comparison and Equivalence.  A Topic 10 Review will be sent home on Tuesday, February 20th, with a test scheduled for Tuesday, February 21st.

 
*Vocabulary: Nonfiction List 4

cooperation

 

 

the act of working together

diary

 

daily record of personal thoughts or experiences

irritable

 

easily bothered or angered

surrender

 

turn over power or control to another party or to something

summarize

 

give a brief statement of the main points of a book or topic

 

entertain

 

provide someone with amusement or enjoyment

explore

 

travel to an unfamiliar area to learn about it or familiarize oneself with it


ELA-


*Continue to practice writing responses to what they are reading in their reading journal.  They will make connections to the text.
Skills: fact and opinion, cause and effect, making generalizations, 
character, setting, plot, graphic sources, drawing conclusions, 
main idea and details, literary elements, sequence, compare and 
contrast, author's purpose, and summarize.

Social Studies- Begin Unit 3: Many Cultures, One Country.
 
Science- Begin Chapter 15: Force and Motion.