5th Grade HW March 20-24, 2017

Ms. Raddock & Mrs. Ragusano

5th Grade Homework Sheet

Week of March 20th – 24th

 

Vocabulary Words: This week’s words are review words found in our read aloud “A Black Hole is Not A Hole.”

 

  1. inescapable
  2. intense
  3. boundary
  4. frenzy
  5. colossal
  6. imploded
  7. relatively
  8. intermediate
  9. probe
  10. symmetric
  Vocabulary Literacy Math
Monday Write each vocabulary word 3 times each. Read your independent book for 45 minutes.

Lesson 14 Choose a chapter from each text. Then use information from the texts to write an informative paragraph to compare and contrast the structures of each chapter.

Math Ready – page 48 – 49
Tuesday Write the definition of each vocabulary word Read your independent book for 45 minutes.

Lesson 15 Which examples of imagery best describe black holes?

Math Ready – page 58 – 59
Wednesday Use each vocabulary word in a sentence. Read your independent book for 45 minutes.

 

Lesson 16 Choose one of the vocabulary words you identified, and write a paragraph summarizing how the author uses it to explain a concept. Be sure to include your chosen vocabulary word in your summary.

 

Math Ready – page 68 – 69
Thursday Write an original paragraph or poem using at least 7 of the

words.

Read your independent book for 45 minutes.

 

Lesson 17 Which tone is most effective when explaining scientific concepts in an informational text? Why?

Math Ready – page 80 – 81
Friday Vocabulary Quiz Read your independent book for 45 minutes.

 

Read the Scholastic magazine and write a response based on one of the articles you read.

Math Ready – page 102 – 103