Tuesday, May 31, 2011

5/31 Homework

Gr. 5
ELA: Get Prepositional Phrase tests signed and make corrections for TOMORROW!

Friday, May 27, 2011

Homework 5/27

Gr. 5
Reading: Quotations rewrite due on Tuesday!
ELA: Prepositional Phrase Test on Tuesday!

Thursday, May 26, 2011

Homework 5/26

Gr. 5
SS: Finish Oregon Trail write ups

Gr. 4
ELA: Linking vs Action Verb Test TOMORROW!
Reading: Read p 263-271 (1st half of story)

Wednesday, May 25, 2011

Homework 5/25

Gr. 4
p 251 A #1-10
Test on Linking/Action Verbs on Friday 5/27
SS: Re-do compare/contrast

Tuesday, May 24, 2011

Homework 5/24

Gr. 4
ELA: Get helping verb test signed and make corrections
Spelling: Get test signed and make corrections
SS: Compare and contrast your life in Brooklyn to any person living in upstate NY

ELA: Get preposition tests signed and make corrections. Due tomorrow 5/25!
ELA: p 431 A and B. Write entire sentences!

Monday, May 23, 2011

Homework 5/23

 Gr 4
Complete Snowshoe Hare p 258-258
Define 'Conclusion'
Answer "Talk About It" #1, 2, 3 in notebook.

Gr. 5
Complete Practice Book page 292-293

Saturday, May 21, 2011

Homework 5/19

Gr. 4
Helping verbs: write 2 sentences for EACH word (6 sentences total). Underline the helping verb.

Wednesday, May 18, 2011

5/18 Homework

Gr. 4
p184 #1-5
p 185 A and B
Test on Helping verbs on Monday 5/23

PB 103 #1-4
Finish comic Strips

Preposition test on Monday 5/23

Tuesday, May 17, 2011

Homework 5/17

Gr 4
Finish 'John Henry' pg 245-255.
      - On pg 249, what did JH do that was superhuman?
      - In the entire story, what events were exaggerated?
      - In your own words, describe what exaggerate means. Give 1 example.
      -On pg 242, what happens when JH is born?
      - How do you know that this event was fantasy and not real?

Monday, May 16, 2011

homework 5/13

Gr.4 Due today!
Use 5 words from Unit 35 in a short story or paragraph

Gr. 5
Spelling tests signed and corrections due Wednesday 5/18

Thursday, May 12, 2011

Homework 5/12

Gr 4 and 5:
Get spelling test signed and do corrections for tomorrow.
Write Unit 35 words 3 times each and study for a test on Monday 5/16

Gr. 5 Reading
Finish "Path to Freedom" pg 478-484
Practice Book p213
Answer:     What happened at the Hunns'?
                    What is a 'conductor'?
                   Who/what was the "bale of cotton"?

Wednesday, May 11, 2011


5th Grade:
Complete short story using correct quotations and punctuation. Remember: When the speaker or subject changes, make a new line and indent!

Tuesday, May 10, 2011

5/10 Homework

Gr 4
Spelling: Get tests signed and do corrections
             Use 5 words from Unit 34 in a paragraph OR story
Reading: Define words on pg 240
               Read "John Henry" pg 240-244
               Answer: What bet did Freddy make?

Spelling: Get tests signed and do corrections

Thursday, May 5, 2011

Homework Due Week of 5/9

4th Grade: Continue reading 25 books
                  Study for spelling test on Monday 5/9 on Unit 34
5th Grade: Continue Reading 25 books.
                  Scholastic Book orders due on Wednesday 5/11
                  Study for spelling test on Monday 5/9 on Unit 34

Monday, May 2, 2011

Gr. 4 ELA Homework 5/2

Gr. 4: Complete ELA Book 1 of the New York State Test Practice. It was due today, Monday, but I will be collecting it as a Homework grade tomorrow, Tuesday May 2.