Would you like to be a famous athlete or a movie star?Explain. Wednesday November 7, 2012 Jordan Bryan Christy Ayanna Donovan Jaileen Edward Ixza Philicia Leslie Ricardo Alexis Emily Adrianette Samira Michael Jessica Remy Alejandra Kathy David Kareena Lilah Carlos Diana Jose Leon Yamilee Jeffrey
Morning WorkDO NOW:Write the x4Times Table tentimes.
Reading The American Revolution (p. 260)Talk About ItWhy is theAmericanRevolutionimportant? Whydid the colonistsdecide to fight Picture Prompt Look at the picturethe British? and respond in writing.
A swagger is a way of walkingthat shows selfconfidence orboldness.After winning first place, Jenna walked offthe stage with a swagger.
Navigation is the science or skillof guiding the course of a ship orairplane. The navigation of a ship requires being able to read charts or maps.
Patriots love and enthusiasticallyserve their country. Paul Revere is a famous patriot of the American Revolution.
A tyrant is a ruler who uses forcein a cruel or an unjust way. The king was a tyrant and gave no one a fair trial.
A governor is the leader or headof government of a colony orstate. Each state in the United States elects its own governor.
Someone who has spunk is saidto have spirit or guts.Jeanne showed spunk by standing up to abully
Something that is stark is harshand grim.The bare trees and overcast sky created astark landscape.
To instruct is to command. The general will instruct his soldiers to march.
Reading Letters from the Revolution (p. 262)Word FamiliesKnowing about WordFamilies can increase yourvocabulary. A prefix or suffixadded to a base word canchange its meaning. Forexample, unpatriotic andpatriotism have patriot as abase word but each wordmeans something different.
Text Clues Conclusion It is before the American The date is 1772. Revolution. Thomas, the cousin in England,One cousin is in England and is worried about Richard in the other is in Rhode Island. America. The cousins are discussingrebellion against the King of Richard views the rebels as England. Richard calls the courageous. governor "our leader." Richard views the rebel Richard will join the American governor with admiration. Revolution. It takes over 2 months for a Life moved at a slower pace in letter to get overseas. the 18th Century.
Reading Sleds on Boston Common (p. 264)GenreHistorical Fiction tells a storyin which fictional characterstake part in actual historicalevents with real people fromthe past.Read to Find OutWhat was it like to be a childin Boston at the time of theRevolutionary War?
common: a plot of land or apark that owned or used by thepublic.
ruts: grooves made in theground by wheels or muchwear.
barracks: buildings or sets ofbuildings for housing militarypersonnel.
bayonets: large knives that canbe attached to the muzzles ofrifles for use in handtohandcombat.
Text Clues ConclulsionsThe British closed Boston Food and other necessitiesharbor; times are hard for the couldnt come into Boston.people of Boston. People lost their jobs.Henrys father told his children The children would be moreto "look sharp but dont look alert as they walk among thelike youre looking" when they barracks; they want to help thewent to the Common. patriots.General Gage knows his own The fact that General Gagechildren would like to go has children of his own willsledding. influence his decision.
Reading HomeworkUse your Conclusions Chart tohelp you summarize Sleds onBoston Common in your ownwords.
Math Power PracticeDO NOW:Complete theMultiplicationRecord Sheet.
Math Divide by a OneDigit Divisor (p. 149) ESSENTIAL QUESTION What strategies can be used to divide whole numbers?fact family: a group of relatedfacts that use the same numbers.
unknown: a missing value in anequation.variable: a letter to represent theunknown number.
Math Hands On Division Models (p. 163) ESSENTIAL QUESTION What strategies can be used to divide whole numbers?
Spelling HomeworkSpelling words, ten times each.
Social Studies The New England Colonies (p. 178)Class Work• Read pages 178184• Define Vocabulary words• Write five facts about the chapter Homework • Pretend that you are a settler in Massachusetts. Write a letter to a friend in England describing your community and daily life.
industry: a business that make one kind ofproduct or offer one kind of service.export: goods sent out of the country.import: goods brought into country.
Science Properties of Matter (p. 434)Class Work• Read pages 438445• Define Vocabulary words• Write five facts about the chapter• Complete questions 16 on page 445 Homework 1. How are elements arranged in the periodic table? 2. How are particles arranged in solids, liquids, and gases?
Matter is everything that takes upspace.what is the volume?
What are twoproperties of allmatter?l. all matter has mass.2. all matter takes up space.
ELA Comparing with Good and Bad (p. 274)Class Work• Copy RULES• Complete page 275 exercise 620• Writing Activity Log Entry Homework • Extra Practice, page 335 exercise 125 • Quiz tomorrow (rescheduled)
Homework Summary for Wednesday November 7, 2012MathLesson 1 Relate Division to Multiplication HandoutSpellingSpelling words ten times eachLanguage ArtsExtra Practice, page 335, exercise 125Quiz tomorrow (rescheduled)Social StudiesPretend that you are a settler in Massachusetts. Write a letter to afriend in England describing your community and daily life.Science1. How are elements arranged in the periodic table?2. How are particles arranged in solids, liquids, and gases?
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Today is first day of school. Imagine that you have justanonymously received the perfect gift. Write about whatit is and how you will figure out who gave it to you. Wednesday September 5, 2012 Emily Ayanna Bryan Jaileen Christy Leslie Jose Edward Philicia Samira Ixza Ricardo Leon Jessica Alexis Michael David Donovan Jordan Kareena Lilah Yamilee Remy Kathy Alejandra Diana Carlos Jeffrey Adrianette