Friday, April 17, 2015

homework 4/20

Monday -
6th Language - write a thank you and address the envelope - will be graded
Bible - 1 John 4:13-14 tomorrow and Lesson 30 quiz Friday
Reading - Quiz Thursday**
    1) compelled - forced
    2) contempt - disgrace; scorn
    3) imminent - could happen at any time
    4) obligations - duties
    5) retribution - punishment
    6) skittish - uneasy
    7) solemn - serious


Tuesday -
6th Language - Tom Swifties p. 221
5th/6th Spelling - test tomorrow - homework due


Wednesday -
no written homework


Thursday -
5th Language - choose a book for a book report - report due 5/15
History - CCU 15D #8, E #7-8, F #3-4; Test tomorrow


Friday - No Homework --


SWAP DAY is Friday

Monday, April 13, 2015

Homework 4/13/15

5th Language --
2nd rough draft due Wednesday
Bibliography page and title page due Friday
Final essay with all required parts due next Monday


Spelling -- List 28 test Wednesday. Begin List 29 on Thursday


History -
Monday - Read pages 271-274 CCU 15 B #1-8
Tuesday - CCU 15 D #1-5 and F #1-2; Quiz tomorrow
Friday - Read pages 281 - 283; CCU 15 D #6-7 and G all; Quiz Monday


Reading --
Vocab Quiz Friday
   1) balmy - gentle and pleasant
   2) buckwheat - a type of wheat used to make flour
   3) curlew - a bird with long legs and a curved bill
   4) lamentation - an expression of grief
   5) pewter - a silver-colored metal used to make tableware
   6) whiff - a smell passing through the air
   7) zephyrs - soft, gentle breezes


6th Language =
Monday - Complete the essay planning worksheet
Thursday - page 87 What Will I Be?


Health -
Monday - WS 3 for a grade; Quiz Tuesday


UPCOMING DATES --


Progress Reports - April 17
Move Up Morning - April 24
Field Trip - April 28
Book Fair - April 30 - May 1
Field day - May 15

Monday, April 6, 2015

April 6

5th Language -
Monday - Total of 12 notecards due Tuesday
Tuesday - Total of 20 notecards due Wednesday
Wednesday - Total of 30 notecards due Thursday
Thursday - Final outline due Friday
Friday - 1st rough draft due Monday


5th/6th Spelling
List 27 Test / homework due Wednesday.


6th Language -
Tuesday - Think B #16-25 p. 211
Friday - Test next Monday


Bible -
Memorize 1 John 4:9-10
Lesson 28 for Bible quiz Friday
Homework -- for bonus points bring the lyrics to your favorite praise / worship song


History -
Monday - Current Event Due next Monday; CCU 14 D #8-12 and E #5-8
Tuesday - CCU 14 C all and I #7-10 and #16-20
Wednesday - CCU 14 H all ; Test tomorrow on Chapter 14
Friday - CCU 15 C all


Reading -
Vocab Quiz Friday
    1) ambush - a sudden attack made from a place of hiding
    2) dignity - manner and appearance worthy of respect
    3) encumber - add a burden to
    4) hunch - an instinctive feeling or idea
    5) kerchief - a handkerchief, often tied around the neck
    6) mirth - happiness characterized by laughter
    7) uncowed - not frightened by threats


Science -
Monday - Study for quiz tomorrow
Tuesday - Study for test tomorrow
Thursday - Create a sample menu for Breakfast, lunch, dinner, and 2 snacks - use chart pages 22-23 to make a bal

Monday, March 30, 2015

March 30

5th Language
     Notecards -- 12 due on 7
                          total of 20 due April 8 for a grade*
                          total of 30 due April 9 for a grade*


5th/6th Spelling
      List 26 homework and test due April 1
      List 27 homework and test due April 8


Bible -- Job - Lesson 27 Quiz Thursday; 1 John 4:7-8 Quiz Thursday


History --
   Monday - CCU 14 section F #6-9; J all
   Thursday - CCU 14 G #11-15; I #11-15


Reading --
   Vocab for Thursday
    1) emitted: spoke, uttered
    2) harrowing; extremely distressing
    3) incorporate: to combine with
    4) inculcate: to teach; instill
    5) languor: stillness
    6) travail: anguish; extreme hardship
    7) unverifiable: not able to be proven


6th Language --
Monday - Write B p. 200 and Write B p. 201
Tuesday - Finish book report -- due Tuesday
Thursday - write C p. 205 and diagram #3-12 on Think p. 206


Science --
Tuesday -- Reread pages 7-13; QCU p. 10 on paper

Friday, March 20, 2015

March 23

5th Grade Language -- We will continue to work on learning how to read & gather, take notes, and make Bibliography cards for research papers in class.
      **** 4 Bibliography Cards are due March 30. Sources must include one encyclopedia article, one biography, and two additional books (either reference books or biographical books). I am providing the encyclopedia articles in class, and they are reading the biography for an oral book report. This leaves only 2 additional sources for them to locate. They need all sources in class on Friday.****


Monday -
Bible - Memorize Psalm 119:9-16 by Friday (this combines the last several weeks' verses); lesson 26 quiz Friday
History - Skill Sheet 27 and CCU 14 F #1-5
Science - CCU 9 section A #14-15, E all, WS 22
Spelling - List 25 test Wednesday - homework due Wed.
Reading - Vocab Quiz Friday
  1) amiable - pleasant, good natured
  2) aquatic - taking place in water
  3) detriment - damage
  4) effervescence - high spirits
  5) indolent - lazy
  6) jovial - fun-filled
  7) protégé - one who is trained by another


Tuesday -
History - CCu 14 G #1-10; Quiz tomorrow
6th Language - Look It Up p. 192
Science - Quiz tomorrow


Wednesday -
no written homework


Thursday -
5th language - all 4 sources must be brought to class on Friday
6th Language - Write B p. 194


Friday -
5th language - all Bibliography cards are due Monday FOR A GRADE
History - CCU 14D #4-7 and I #1-6


**We are beginning Health on Friday. We will no longer use the Science book. A new book for Health will be issued on Friday.


Book Report Reminders -


5th -- biography on the person you are completing your research paper on....oral reports will be given April 2


6th -- fiction book must be read and reports turned in on April 2...use your tic tac toe grid to complete the report.



Monday, March 16, 2015

March 16-20

Greetings Parents! Hopefully we have all recovered from the snow and ice days. What a crazy February we had!! Here is our agenda for this week.


Tuesday -
5th Language - Write B p. 202; choose research paper topic and biography book by Wednesday
History -- Skill sheet 26; Quiz tomorrow
Reading -- vocab quiz Friday
     1) drafted - required to join the military
     2) momentum - the force that keeps an object moving
     3) outset - the beginning
     4) prone - lying face down
     5) silhouette - an outline of something, usually filled in with black
     6) staunch - firm and steadfast
     7) ungainly - awkward and clumsy
6th Language - Think C p. 183; quiz tomorrow
Science- Quiz tomorrow


Wednesday -
no written homework


Spelling - begin list 25; test next Wednesday (3/25)


Thursday --
5th Language -- read pages 208-221 in your text book
6th Language -- Using Verbs p. 187; test tomorrow


Friday -
Bible - quiz over Psalm 119:15-16, and lesson 25
Reading - vocab quiz
6th Language - test
History - Read pages 236-237 CCU 14 D #1-3 and E #1-4
Science - CCU 9 section A #7-13


****5th grade has begun their research papers. They must keep track of deadlines and assignments as this may change from time to time.****

Monday, February 23, 2015

February 23, 2015

These homework assignments may have to be changed due to weather-related school closings. Please note that we are all doing the best we can in the circumstances.

Monday --
Science - read pages 255-258; WS 21
6th Language -- p. 183 Think C
History -- Quiz tomorrow
Reading --
    1. appropriated - set aside for a particular use
    2. charity - good will; love
    3. elated - full of joy
    4. kiln - an oven for hardening or drying substances like bricks and ceramics
    5. malice - ill will; hatred
    6. pawned - borrowed money in exchange for personal property
    7. solicit - to ask for
Spelling -- Test List 24 Friday. We will only do the Spelling words and not the Spelling Vocabulary this week.
Bible -- Lesson 24 and Psalm 119:13-14

**Essay due Thursday on Wonder. Guidelines sent home today.**

Tuesday --
History - CCU 13D #12-21 and 13 C #9-14 (tentative)
6th Language -- quiz tomorrow (tentative)
5th Language -- quiz tomorrow (tentative)

BLOG will update on Tuesday.