Archive for February, 2012

February 8- Skeletons

Wednesday, February 8th, 2012

Answer the questions below.  Make sure to use complete sentences and sign with your username.

 

Imagine one of the ligaments in your elbow was torn.  What would be 2 effects of that?  Tell the two effects and explain how you know.

February 8- The Story of the White House

Wednesday, February 8th, 2012

Answer the question below.  Make sure to use complete sentences and to sign with your username.

 

Why did Dolley Madison choose to save the portrait of George Washington?  Explain and also tell if you think this was a good decision.

February 7- Fire!

Tuesday, February 7th, 2012

You will begin reading your new nonfiction book, Fire!, tomorrow.  What are some things you are hoping to learn about fire in this book?  Write at least three things you are hoping to learn.  Remember to use complete sentences and sign with your username.

February 7- The Kids’ Invention Book

Tuesday, February 7th, 2012

You will begin reading your new nonfiction book, The Kids Invention Book, tomorrow.  This book is about kids who have come up with inventions.  It talks about how they make the inventions and why they made them.  What are some things you are hoping to learn from this book?  Write at least three things that you are hoping to learn from the book.  Make sure you use a complete sentence in your response and sign with your username.

Whole Class- Visualization

Wednesday, February 1st, 2012

First, you need to listen to the song about visualization.  This is under the reading section of the links, and it is called “Visualization Song.”  You may listen to it more than once.

Second, you need to answer this question:

The song talks about bringing to life all the words that you read.  When have you made a movie in your mind to understand a book better?  Write at least 3 sentences about one time you had a movie in your mind and how it helped you understand the book you were reading better.

 

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