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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 much wearpersonnel.
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.
Spelling 1. minus 11. vacantClass Work 2. loser 12. punish 3. humor 13. cavern• Complete Practice 4. closet 14. shiver Book, page 69 5. recent 15. decent• Writing Activing in 6. student 7. equal 16. linen 17. legal your writing book 8. profile 18. panic 9. local 19. smoky 10. comet 20. tyrant Homework • Spelling words in ABC order, ten times each.
ELA Comparative and Superlative Adjectives (p. 270)Class Work• Copy RULES• Complete GUIDED PRACTICE• Complete page 271 exercise 620• Writing Activity A Report Homework • Extra Practice, page 333 exercise 125
Homework Summary for Monday November 5, 2012ReadingPractice Book, page 76Math"My Homework" pages 161162SpellingSpelling words in ABC order ten times eachLanguage ArtsExtra Practice, page 333, exercise 125