Archive for May, 2010

Homework for the week of May 24th

Monday, May 24th, 2010

1.  Family Collage due this Friday May 28th

2.  Word Study (last week for spelling homework!)

Word Study Homework

Ethnic Heritage Words

*Complete these activities in your word study notebook

Monday – Written Sort

Tuesday – Choose 10 words and write them 5 times each in cursive

Wednesday – Sentence Sort

(choose 6 tricky words and write each in a sentence.  Remember each sentence should have at least 7 words with correct capitalization and punctuation)

Thursday – Pre-test

Homework for the week of May 17th

Monday, May 17th, 2010

Social Studies:  Interview due Wednesday

Math:  Division packet due Monday

Reading:  National Geographic due Friday

Word Study:  Homophone sorts due Friday

Spanish:  Family portrait due Monday

Crayfish Corner

Thursday, May 13th, 2010

Please visit the crayfish corner website.  The link is on the bottom right under the science category.  As you are reading this website, please post some detailed and thoughtful comments about some interesting facts you learned.

http://www.mackers.com/crayfish/

Interactive Ellis Island Tour

Monday, May 10th, 2010

We have been learning a lot about immigration and Ellis Island.  Please click the link below to take a tour of Ellis Island.  Make sure to read the headings, captions, pictures, and text.  Then, post a comment about what you found interesting on this tour.

http://teacher.scholastic.com/ACTIVITIES/IMMIGRATION/tour/

*When you are done, you can click on other immigration links on the right, in the social studies category.