ChristySamiraLeonKareenaPhiliciaAyannaLilahRemyDonovanMichaelYamileeJessicaLeslieCarlosBryanRicardoAlexisDavidJordanAlejandraKathyDianaIxzaEmilyJaileenJeffreyWednesdayMay 29, 2013May is National Hamburger Month. What is your favoritefood? Which month would you like to designate tohonor this food? Explain.EdwardAdrianette
DO NOW:Write the x11Times Table tentimes.Morning Work
ReadingAim: BalloonFlight (p. 710)Talk About ItNowadayspeople cantravel quicklyby plane toalmost any part of the world. Why do youthink people still like to go up in hotairballoons?
Something that is launched is started inmotion or sent off.Particles are small bits or pieces of anelement.Things that are dense are thick or packedclosely together.Inflate means to cause to swell by fillingwith air or gas.
Anchored means held firmly in place.Hydrogen is a light gas that burns easily.Scientific means having to do with or usedin science.A companion is a person or animal whokeeps somebody company.
ReadingAim: The Science of HotAir Balloons (p. 712)Word PartsGreek Roots help youunderstand entire wordfamilies. The hydrogenhas the Greek root hydr.This root means "water."Most words beginning with hydr havesomething to do with water.
ReadingMonitor ComprehensionMake GeneralizationsA Generalizations Chart helpsyou make broad statementsthat describe ideas or events.This will help you monitor yourcomprehension orunderstanding of what you read. To makegeneralizations, combine key facts from thetext and your prior knowledge.Informationfrom TextPrior KnowledgeGeneralization
ReadingAim: Up in the Air:The Story ofBalloon Flight(p. 714)Nonfiction givesinformation andfacts about realpeople, places, events, and situations.Make GeneralizationsAs you read, combine information from thetext with prior knowledge. Use yourGeneralizations Chart.
altitude: the measurements of the distanceabove Earths surface.chemist: an expert in chemistry, the sciencethat deals with the characteristics ofelements.helium: a very light, colorless, odorless gasthat does not burn.
ReadingAim: HotAir BalloonHaiku (p. 732)Haiku is an unrhymedform of Japanese poetrythat is three lines long. Thefirst line has five syllables; the second line,seven syllables; the third line, five syllables.A Simile is a comparison of two essentially unlikethings that uses the words like or as.A Metaphor is a comparison of two essentially unlikethings that does NOT use the words like or as.
SpellingAim: Words with able, ibleLesson:• Pages 188189Homework:• Spelling words ABC orderten times each
Language ArtsAim: Prepositions/Prepositional PhrasesA prepositional phraseis a group of words thatbegins with a preposition and ends with a nounor pronoun.A prepositional phrase makes a connectionbetween two nouns or pronouns in a sentence.The object of a preposition of the noun orpronoun that follows the preposition.
Language ArtsClass work• Grammar Practice Book, page 180
ReligionAim: We are called topray daily (p. 146)Lesson:• Complete "WeGather"• Read pp. 146147• Define KEY WORDS• Write TEN (10) facts about the chapterHomework:• How many holy days of obligation does the Churchcelebrate in the United States?• When are some good times during the day toengage in prayer?
Social StudiesAim: ExpandingBorders (p. 364)Lesson:• Define Vocabularywords• Read pages 364369• Write TEN (10) facts about the lesson
Homework Summary for Wednesday May 29, 2013ReadingPractice Book page 211Math"My Homework" pages 667668Math test this weekSpellingABC order ten times each