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WORK HARD AND BE KIND!

WORK HARD AND BE NICE!

YES, WE CAN!

 

 

 

YES, WE CAN!

YES, WE CAN LEARN!

YES, WE CAN WRITE BETTER RESPONSES!

YES, WE CAN BE ORGANIZED!

THE CHOICE IS UP TO EACH OF YOU!

SET YOUR GOALS IN YOUR PLANNER EACH WEEK!

TEMPLATE FOR CONTEST:

copy and paste this into your google docs:

 

 

Name of Stamp Entry:

 

Description of Entry:

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

  1.  In the top box, print your famous lady’s full name with years.

 

Name    (                                               )

 

 

 

  1. In the second box, copy and paste your paragraph.  3 sentences.

 

 

 

_________________________________(                                           ) was a __________________. She showed public and community service by___________________________________________

 

_________________________________should be honored and remembered for her ____________________(character traits.)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

YOUR SPELLING QUIZ ~~LESSON 14 IS THURSDAY SINCE WE HAVE FRIDAY OFF!

STUDY EARLY!

 

actual

cruel

patriot

diet

museum

casual

ruin

pioneer

trial

visual

realize

create

riot

genuine

area

annual

audio

dial

theater

influence

diagnose

media

appreciate

society

prior

 

 

Hey,

 

 

 

 

 

 

HERE IS OUR VOCABULARY...TRY THE GAME FOR LESSON 14!

 

 

http://www.ccusd93.org/education/components/scrapbook/default.php?sectiondetailid=29691&

 

apprentice

someone who works with a master craftsman to learn a trade

aspects

different views that show the parts of a whole

authorities

people, such as government officials, who have the power to enforce laws or command obedience

bondage

bound to work against your will; in slavery

contributions

improvements or aids toward bringing something about

dexterity

flexibility and skillful movement

influential

having the power to make other people do things

persuade

to convince someone to do something

provisions

food and supplies that help you survive

tentative

uncertain 

 

 

 

5W~~here is that article about the anole/lizard found in the salad of a girl from New Jersey...read on ....amazing!

 

http://www.tweentribune.com/article/tween56/student-finds-lizard-lunch/

 

 

WONDERFUL NEWS 5W--WAY TO GO!  100% STUDY GUIDES AND CONTRACTION PAPERS WERE IN TODAY. KEEP YOUR BINDERS IN ORDER AND YOU WILL SOAR! I AM SO PROUD OF ALL OF YOU! YOU ARE ALL BECOMING ORGANIZED! HURRAH FOR 5W! YOU ARE AWESOME!

 

HURRAH FOR THOSE 5W STUDENTS TODAY WHO DID FANTASTIC IN OUR READER'S AND WRITER'S WORKSHOP.  YOU ARE AMAZING WORKERS! YES, YOU CAN BE INDEPENDENT, YET COOPERATIVE GROUP WORKERS. I AM SO PROUD OF YOUR SENSIBLE AND SERIOUS WORK AND EFFORT!  KEEP UP THE GREAT WORK!

 

YES, YOU CAN! YES, YOU CAN!

SET YOUR GOALS HIGH, AND YOU WILL GO FAR!

 

 

 

 

 

he will

he’ll

I will

I’ll

it will

it’ll

did not

didn’t

you have

you’ve

we would

we’d

I have

I’ve

should not

shouldn’t

that is or that has

that’s

here is or here has

here’s

had not

hadn’t

they are

they’re

I would or I had

I’d

let us

let’s

you are

you’re

there will

there’ll

does not

doesn’t

he is or he has

he’s

they have

they’ve

he would or he had

he’d

we are

we’re

must not

mustn’t

they will

they’ll

you would

you’d

she would

she’d

 

 

HEY SOME NEAT MATH GAMES ARE HERE:

GREAT FOR REVIEW!  HAVE FUN!

http://www.math-play.com/5th-grade-math-games.html

 

 

http://www.math-play.com/multiplying-decimals-game.html

 

lesson 13 SPELLING:

 

LESSON 13 SPELLING—MOLLY PITCHER

 

conflict

orphan

instant

complex

simply

burglar

laundry

laughter

employ

anchor

merchant

improve

arctic

mischief

childhood

purchase

dolphin

partner

complain

tremble

anthem

illustrate

function

conscience

apostrophe

 

 

LESSON 13:  VOCABULARY  MOLLY PITCHER:

 

TRY THESE GAMES OUT ON QUIZLET TO STUDY YOUR VOCABULARY WORDS:

 

 

https://quizlet.com/107398718/lesson-13-journeys-grade-5-flash-cards/

 

https://quizlet.com/47242490/journeys-az-5th-lesson-13-molly-pitcher-flash-cards/

 

all STORIES HERE:  

http://www.ccusd93.org/education/components/scrapbook/default.php?sectiondetailid=29691&

 

 

 

 

Vocabulary—lesson 13:

Revolution—a sudden change in the way things are done

 

Strategy—plan, way of doing something

 

Foes—rivals, enemies, adversaries

 

Legendary –something from a legend/well known

 

Formal—something that follows set tradition/very proper

 

Gushed –poured out in a fast and forceful way

 

Plunged –dove in suddenly

 

Magnificent—amazing, stunning, impressive, in awe

 

 Retreat –withdrawal/fleeing from attack

 

Shimmering—glistening, sparkling, glimmering

 

 

 

REMEMBER YOUR 6B T& W ARE DUE ON FRIDAY, 2/19!  Page B.91  

IF YOU HAVE YOUR BOOK FOR T&W, HERE ARE YOUR PAGE NUMBERS TO FIND THE EVIDENCE:

 

1.B 80-81  

2. B 83-84  

3. B 88  

4. B 82-83 

5. B80  B90 

 

REMEMBER--BE NEAT AND DETAILED. USE PEN! TRIM EDGES OF YOUR WORK.IT COUNTS AS A TAKE HOME TEST GRADE AND HOMEWORK. 

 

 

 

 

GET MOVING!

http://www.choosemyplate.gov/sites/default/files/tentips/DGTipsheet29BeAnActiveFamily.pdf

 

http://www.choosemyplate.gov/kids-move-more

 

TRAIN LIKE AN ASTRONAUT:

 

http://www.nasa.gov/audience/foreducators/trainlikeanastronaut/home/index.html#.VppYwiorKUl

 

CHECK OUT BAM!

 

http://www.cdc.gov/bam/diseases/index.html

 

ARE YOU READY FOR THE CHALLENGE--TRY THIS!

https://www.presidentschallenge.org/challenge/active/index.shtml

 

 

 

 

 

5W HOMEROOM SPELLING BEE WILL BE ON TUESDAY! PLEASE STUDY!  3 WILL REPRESENT OUR CLASS!  BE POSITIVE AND PLEASE STUDY!

 

 

 

5W--check out today's google drawing and watch this video clip...

 

https://forums.oneplus.net/threads/what-is-the-mountain-of-butterflies-interesting-news.422428/

 

My, there is so much to learn about the Monarch Butterfly!

 

 

 

5W SPELLING HOMEROOM BEE IS ON FRIDAY, 1/15!

 

STUDY YOUR WORDS!

 

JOURNEYS--LESSON 12 SPELLLING QUIZ ON 1/15:

 

human

exact

award

behave

credit

basic

vivid

evil

modern

nation

robot

panic

Select

cousin

item

police

prefer

menu

novel

deserve

autumn

nuisance

logic

column

laser

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Homework solutions ideas:

 

https://studyskills.com/students/new-year-new-semester-new-homework-solutions/?inf_contact_key=ba15a0ff7b10029fce78e96003d2f00d455a6f5a22e23df425c6732e8d0de3b5

 

 

 

WORKING AHEAD!  HERE ARE THE LESSON 11 SPELLING WORDS.  QUIZ WILL BE ON FRIDAY, JANUARY 8TH, 2016:

CVVC PATTERN WORDS--LESSON 11

 

bargain

journey

pattern

arrive

object

suppose

shoulder

permit

sorrow

tunnel

subject

custom

suggest

perhaps

lawyer

timber

common

publish

burden

scissors

narrate

mentor

attempt

collide

ignore

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

1. embark—to begin a journey

 

2. surveyed—looked around and noticed all the parts of something

 

3. conduct--behavior

 

4. cramped—very small and tightly packed

 

5. bracing—positioning yourself against a support

 

6. pressing--urgent

 

7. distracted—off task/ attention wanders

 

8.  representatives—elected officials

 

9.  viewpoint—your unique opinion and thoughts

10.shattered—broken into many pieces

 

SET YOUR GOALS FOR 2016!  

https://kids.usa.gov/exercise-and-eating-healthy/new-years-resolution/index.shtml

 

 

START OFF THE NEW YEAR WITH HEALTHY IDEAS FOR YOUR FAMILY...IT IS FREE....ONCE YOU SUBSCRIBE, YOU GET A DAILY E-MAIL...GREAT TIPS ONL HEALHTY EATING AND EXERCISE AND RECIPES GALORE....

 

http://www.choosemyplate.gov/MyPlate

 

http://www.choosemyplate.gov/

 

http://www.choosemyplate.gov/sites/default/files/tentips/DGTipsheet1ChooseMyPlate.pdf

 

GREAT RECIPES AND INFO ABOUT FOODS   http://whatscooking.fns.usda.gov/

 

EXERCISE DAILY!  http://www.letsmove.gov/

 

http://www.choosemyplate.gov/kids-become-myplate-champion

 

http://www.choosemyplate.gov/kids-parents-educators

 

 

 

 

 

 

KEEP SHARP WITH YOUR MULTIPLICATION FACTS...TRY THESE GAMES:  TRY THE ONES TOWARD THE BOTTOM OF THE GAMES PAGE....

 

http://www.surfnetkids.com/games/math-games/multiplication/

 

 

REMEMBER---20 READING STEPS ON THE SPECIAL READING LOG IS DUE ON 1/4...COACHES/PARENTS SIGN ONLY ONCE!

 

THESE ARE SOME POSSIBLE ARC STEPS TO READ:

 

Read this on-line science text about ecosystems:

UNIT 5:

 

https://www-k6.thinkcentral.com/content/hsp/science/fusion/na/gr05/ese_9780547692142_/index.html?page=247

 

UNIT 6:

https://www-k6.thinkcentral.com/content/hsp/science/fusion/na/gr05/ese_9780547692142_/index.html?page=289

 

UNIT 7:  

 

https://www-k6.thinkcentral.com/content/hsp/science/fusion/na/gr05/ese_9780547692142_/index.html?page=327

 

 

 

https://www-k6.thinkcentral.com/content/hsp/science/fusion/na/gr05/student_gateway_9780547778846_/launch.html

Read units 5,6 or 7...check out the leveled books, too.

 

Is this biodegradeable?  https://www-k6.thinkcentral.com/content/hsp/science/hspscience/na/gr5/science_readers_9780153723841_/9780153624773.pdf

 

wind energy:

https://www-k6.thinkcentral.com/content/hsp/science/hspscience/na/gr5/science_readers_9780153723841_/9780153624834.pdf

 

Change in ecosystems:

https://www-k6.thinkcentral.com/content/hsp/science/hspscience/na/gr5/science_readers_9780153723841_/9780153622441.pdf

 

Ever Changing Earth:

https://www-k6.thinkcentral.com/content/hsp/science/hspscience/na/gr5/science_readers_9780153723841_/9780153622472.pdf

 

https://www-k6.thinkcentral.com/content/hsp/science/hspscience/na/gr5/science_readers_9780153723841_/9780153620614.pdf

 

 The Flow of Energy:

 

https://www-k6.thinkcentral.com/content/hsp/science/hspscience/na/gr5/science_readers_9780153723841_/9780153622434.pdf

 

 It Takes Energy:

 

https://www-k6.thinkcentral.com/content/hsp/science/hspscience/na/gr5/science_readers_9780153723841_/9780153622557.pdf

 

 Biosphere II:

https://www-k6.thinkcentral.com/content/hsp/science/hspscience/na/gr5/science_readers_9780153723841_/9780153624711.pdf

 

 

 

study jams by Scholastic in math and science:

http://studyjams.scholastic.com/studyjams/index.htm

 

 

 

BE AN ACTIVE FAMILY....

http://www.choosemyplate.gov/sites/default/files/tentips/DGTipsheet29BeAnActiveFamily.pdf

 

http://www.choosemyplate.gov/sites/default/files/tentips/DGTipsheet20MakeCelebrations.pdf

 

 

STAR WARS CONNECTED AND CAREERS:

 

https://kids.usa.gov/

 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MQ4M1y7kgmQ&index=1&list=PL5SUN-qc7GC48eHovOEwkl1Fm7qnS9cUO

 

SS--Know your American History

 

http://www.americaslibrary.gov/jb/colonial/jb_colonial_subj.html

 

The Water Cycle:

http://water.usgs.gov/edu/watercycle-kids-adv.html

 

STUDY YOUR 6X'S TABLES THIS WEEK! YOU NEED TO DO BETTER!

 

YOU NEED TO KNOW ALL 0-12X TABLES--THIS IS A 3RD GRADE SKILL! YOU NEED TO KNOW YOUR FACTS, ESPECIALLY FOR THE NEXT CHAPTER ON MULTIPLICATION OF DECIMALS!  YOU NEED TO STUDY THESE!

 

 

CONGRATS TO OUR NED CHAMPIONS OF THE WEEK  12/7:

 

GREENLEE--EFFORT IN MATH

 

ZACHARY--GREAT ATTITUDE!

 

AVA--HARD WORKER! LEADERSHIP!

 

VICTORIA-- KINDNESS AND ORGANIZED STUDENT

 

week of 12/14:

 

Zachary--perseverance and good attitude

 

Michael L.--improved work habits/ getting work done!

 

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