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February 26 - March 2, 2018
Due Date: 3/3/2018
Subject: Language Arts

Donna Childress  Feb. 26- March 2, 2018    

School website address : http://rems.buc.k12.va.us

 

Reading - We are reading "Tales of a Fourth Grade Nothing"

by Judy Blume. We are reading the book in class

and taking a quiz after every two - three chapters.

Attendance is very important.

 

 

Skills- main idea, formulate questions,

identify the problem/solution, double

negatives, draw conclusions, and possessives

 

 

Reading definitions -lesson 5 test Thursday, Feb 28

 1. announce - to make known

2. advertise - makes publicity for- tries to sell

3. commercial - T V - connected with or engaged

in the exchange of goods

4. combination - the act of bringing things together

to form a new whole

5. complain - express discontent, displeasure,

or unhappiness

6. pastime- a diversion that occupies one's

time and thoughts

7. racket - a loud disturbing noise

8. advantage - favorable positions; benefit

9. rumbling - a low, indistinct sound

10. reptiles - cold-blooded, egg-laying vertebrates

 

Spelling  Unit 4 Lesson 5 - test- Friday, March 2

Please write 12 sentences in your spelling notebook.

1. risky                            11. public

2. track                            12. attack

3. topic                            13. struck

4. blank                           14. earthquake

5. question                      15. picnic

6. pocket                         16. banker

 7. monkey                      17. electric

 8. junk                            18. blanket

 9. equal                          19. mistake

10. ache                          20. stomach

 

 

Upcoming Events and Projects

February 26- March 2 - Read Across America Week

March 2 - Science Fair

 March 5 - Spring Pictures

 March 9 - 4-H Presentations - The presentations are similar

                    to "Show and Tell" on a 4th grade level. Please do 

                    not bring anything that will break or valuables.

 

Dress Up Days: Read Across America Week 

 Monday-Feb. 26  : Cozy up to a good Book! Wear your favorite Pajamas!

 Tuesday-Feb. 27:  Fox in Socks Day Wear Crazy Socks/Mismatched Socks

 Wednesday-Feb. 28: Green Eggs & Ham Wear Green

 Thursday-March 1: Friday-March 2: Oh the Places You’ll Go Wear Favorite College Attire 

 Friday-March 2: Dr. Seuss Birthday/Cat in the Hat Day Wear Red/White Stripes

 

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February 19-23, 2018
Due Date: 2/23/2018
Subject: Language Arts

 

Donna Childress  Feb. 19-23, 2018            http://rems.buc.k12.va.us

 Reading - We will read two chapters in "Bunnicula"

 each week and take a test on the chapters we have read

and discussed. Attendance is very important because

we discuss the story in class. 

 

Skills- We are working on identifying problem/solution,

including details to support the main idea, recognizing adjectives

and adverbs and drawing  conclusions/inferences.

 

Reading definitions  lesson 4- test Thursday, Feb.22

1. grimace - a facial expression that shows disapproval or pain

2. pendant - a piece of jewelry that hangs on a chain worn around your neck

3. immobile - not able to move

4. stake - a pointed stick or post

5. pathetic - causing feelings of sadness and sympathy

 

Spelling - Unit 4 Lesson 4 - Test and 12 sentences - Feb. 23

1. million                            11. canyon

2. collect                            12. traffic

3. lumber                           13. fortune

4. pepper                           14. danger

5. plastic                            15. soccer

6. borrow                           16. engine

7. support                          17. picture

8. thirty                              18. survive

9. perfect                            19. seldom

10. attend                           20. effort

 

 

Quiz on Suffixes - (ed) , (ing) , (ly) and ,(er)

 

Quiz on homophones - your, you're, there,

their, they're, pail, pale, sees, seas, seized

 

 

 Upcoming Events and Projects

February 19 - Open House 3:30 - 6:00 - Full School Day

February 26 - March 2 - Read Across America Day

March 2 - Science Fair

March 5 - Spring Pictures

March 9 - 4-H Presentations - The presentations are similar

                    to "Show and Tell" on a 4th grade level. Please do 

                    not bring anything that will break or valuables.

Dress Up Days: Read Across America Week 

 

Monday-Feb. 26  : Cozy up to a good Book! Wear your favorite Pajamas!

 

Tuesday-Feb. 27:  Fox in Socks Day Wear Crazy Socks/Mismatched Socks

 

Wednesday-Feb. 28: Green Eggs & Ham Wear Green

 

Thursday-March 1: Friday-March 2: Oh the Places You’ll Go Wear Favorite College Attire

 

Friday-March 2: Dr. Seuss Birthday/Cat in the Hat Day Wear Red/White Stripes

 

 

 

 

                          

                           

 



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