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Mrs.  Melissa  Whitt
Language Arts grade 3-5, Reading 3,5
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Vocabulary Test and Skills
Due Date: 12/1/2017
Subject: Reading 3

This week our story is "Madam C. J. Walker"  Our test will be on Friday, December 1, 2017.  The skills we will be practicing are:

oi- sound spellings

Biography

Articles a and an

Irregular Comparative and Superlative Adjectives

Graphs

ABC Order

Synonyms and Antonyms

Types of Sentences

 

Vocabulary Words:

1.  factory:  a building or group of buildings where things are manufactured; plant

2.  hired:  to give a job to; to employ

3.  managed:  to direct or control

4.  secretary:  a person whose job is to write letters and keep records for another person or a business

5.  millionaire:  a person who has money or property worth a million or more dollars

6.  charged:  to ask a price

7.  sued:  to start a case against in a court of law

8.  wealth:  riches

Please read and practice with your child daily!!!

 



Vocabulary Words and Skills
Due Date: 12/1/2017
Subject: Reading 5

This week our story is "James Forten". Our tests will be on Friday, December 1, 2017.  Will be be reviewing the following skills this week:

Thesaurus

Conclusions and Generalizations

Regular and Irregular Verbs

Coordination Conjunctions

Singular and Plural Nouns

 

Vocabulary Words:

1. aspects:  angles

2. persuade:  convince

3. tentative:  not fully worked out

4. apprentice:  one who learns by watching an experienced worker

5. provisions:  supplies

6. transport:  to carry from one place to another

7. thermometer:  an instrument used to measure temperature

8. project:  a plan or scheme to do something

9. photograph:  a picture made by photography

10. centimeter:  a unit of length equal to 1/100 meters

 



Spelling and Vocabulary Test
Due Date: 12/1/2017
Subject: Language Arts 4

Our next Spelling and Vocabulary Test will be on Friday, December 1, 2017

Spelling Words:

1.   turkey

2.   lonely

3.   colony

4.   steady

5.   hungry

6.   valley

7.   hockey

8.   starry

9.   melody

10. movie

11. duty

12. drowsy

13. chimney

14. plenty

15. daily

16. alley

17. fifty

18. empty

19. injury

20. prairie

 

 Vocabulary Words:

1. distraction:  the act of distracting; complete confusion of the mind

2. zoologists:  a specialist in zoology; animals

3. complicated:  to make or become more complex or difficult

4. intelligence:  the ability to learn and understand

5. translated:  to change from one state or form to another

6. contradicts:  to deny the truth of a statement; to be opposed to

7. psychological:  of or relating to psychology or the mind

8. conversation:  talking or a talk between two or more people

9. partnership:  a group of people in business together

10. observation:  an act or the power of seeing or of fixing the mind upon something

 

Skills this week:

cause and effect

kinds of verbs

capitalization

reference materials

prefixes

suffixes

root words

fact or opinion

synonyms/antonyms

 



Spelling
Due Date: 12/1/2017
Subject: Language Arts 3

This week our spelling test will be on Friday, December 1, 2017.

1.   better

2.   royal

3.   less

4.   spoil

5.   most

6.   moist

7.   voice

8.   oyster

9.   coin

10. best

11. joy

12. more

13. point

14. cowboy

15. least

16. employer

17. worst

 



Spelling Test
Due Date: 12/1/2017
Subject: Language Arts 5

This week our Spelling Test will be on Friday, December 1, 2017.  Please practice with your child daily.

1.   actual

2.   cruel

3.   influence

4.   diet

5.   museum

6.   casual

7.   ruin

8.   pioneer

9.   trial

10. visual

11. realize

12. create

13. riot

14. genuine

15. area

16. annual

17. audio

18. dial

19. theater

20. patriot

 



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