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Language Arts grade 3-5, Reading 3,5
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Vocabulary Test and Skills
Due Date: 4/13/2018
Subject: Reading 3

 Skills:   This week we will be practicing the following skills:

Main Idea and Details

Author’s Point of View

Affixes

Fact or Opinion

Cause and Effect

Summarizing

Drawing Conclusions

Author’s Purpose

Synonyms and Antonyms

ABC Order

Types of Sentences

 

Vocabulary:     Our story “What Ever Happened to the Baxter Place” will include the following vocabulary words this week:

 

1.    Seasonal: ripe at a certain time

2.       Produce: farm products, such as fresh fruits and vegetables

3.       Particular: special

4.       Necessities: something that is needed

5.       Installed: to put in place for use or service

6.       Featuring: having as the main attraction

7.       Discount: with lowered prices

8.       Expire: to come to an end

 

 

 

The vocabulary test for these set of words will be on Friday, April 13, 2018.

 

 

 



Vocabulary Words and Skills
Due Date: 4/13/2018
Subject: Reading 5

Skills:   This week we will be practicing the following skills:

Comparative and Superlative Adjectives

Pronouns

Main Ideas and Details

Unstressed Syllables

Adverbs

Verbs

Adjectives

Infer/Predict

Theme

Reference Materials

 

 

Vocabulary:     Our story, “Lewis and Clark” will include the following vocabulary words this week:

 

1.          Barrier: something that won’t let other things pass or enter

2.           Despite: regardless of, in spite of

3.           Fulfilled: to have met or satisfied one’s desire

4.           Trek: long, slow journey often taken on foot

5.           Techniques: methods or skills needed to bring about a certain result

6.           Edible: able to be safely eaten

7.           Expedition: journey made for a special reason

8.           Tributaries: rivers or streams that flow from larger rivers

9.           Range: a set or chain of mountains

10.                       Resumed: began again after stopping

  

The vocabulary test for these set of words will be on Friday, April 13, 2018.



Spelling and Vocabulary Test
Due Date: 4/13/2018
Subject: Language Arts 4

 

Spelling:   We will be having our weekly spelling test on Friday, April 13th. We will go over our words in class and do assignments and skills with our words, however, please practice with your child daily. Please check the assignment sheet weekly to find correct dates.

 

1.           idea

2.           lion

3.           usual

4.           radio

5.           liar

6.           poem

7.           India

8.           piano

9.           January

10.                       quiet

11.                       poet

12.                       science

13.                       diary

14.                       violin

15.                       period

16.                       February

17.                       cereal

18.                       video

19.                       meteor

20.                       rodeo

 

Language Arts Skills:   For our story this week, “How to Eat Fried Worms” we will be practicing the following skills:

Nouns

Prepositions

Compare and Contrast

Correct Sentences

Kinds of Verbs

Capitalization

Reference Materials

Prefixes

Suffixes

Root Words

Fact or Opinion

Synonyms/Antonyms

 

Vocabulary:  

1.      Serious: thoughtful or quiet in in appearance or manner

2.      Casserole: a deep dish in which food can be baked and served

3.      Duel: a contests between two opponents

4.      Blubber: weep noisily

5.      Devious: showing a skillful use of underhanded tactics to achieve goals

 

The vocabulary test for these set of words will be on Friday, April 13, 2018.



Spelling
Due Date: 4/13/2018
Subject: Language Arts 3

Spelling:   We will be having our weekly spelling test on Friday, April 13, 2018. We will go over our words in class and do assignments and skills with our words, however, please practice with your child daily. Please check the assignment sheet weekly to find correct dates.

 

1.            mismatch

2.             preview

3.             movement

4.             bicycle

5.             doubtful

6.             restless

7.             restful

8.             direct

9.             direction

10.                       director

11.                       indirect

12.                       autopilot

13.                       distrust

14.                       unfair

15.                       midsummer

16.                       misspell

17.                       knowledge



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