5th Grade ELA

5th Grade ELA HW Sheet January 27-31, 2020

5th Grade ELA HW January 21-24, 2020

INDEPENDENT READING:

Read your independent reading book for a suggested 45 minutes per night.

READING COMPREHENSION:

Tuesday: Read “A Voice for Women” (Workbook page 142) Underline three phrases that describe the legal status of American women in the 1800’s. Circle three actions that Elizabeth Cady Stanton took to change the status of women. Put a star next to one topic related to women’s rights that you would like to know more about.

Wednesday: Reread “A Voice for Women.”… Continue reading

5th Grade ELA HW January 13-17, 2020

Monday

Read pages 99-102 of Angel Island

Circle the word “guardian” on page 100 and jot the definition in the margin.

Underline 3 details about the immigration station.

 

Tuesday

Read pages 103-105 of Angel Island

Circle the word “discrimination” on page 104 and jot the definition in the margin.

Underline 3 reasons why Chinese immigrants came to the United States in the 1840’s.

 

Wednesday

Read pages 106-107 of Angel Island

Circle the words “quotas” and “persecution” on page… Continue reading

5th Grade HW Sheet Week of January 6-10, 2020

5th Grade HW Sheet

Week of January 6-10, 2020

  • Read and log your independent, leveled reading book for a suggested 45 minutes each night.
  • Complete the “Making Inferences Worksheet” by Friday.

Vocabulary:

  1. Informal
  2. Network
  3. Invested
  4. Advertise
  5. Fugitives

Vocabulary HW (to be done on ONE piece of loose-leaf, front and back, and handed in on Friday):

Monday: Write each word 3 times.

Tuesday: Write the definition of each word.

Wednesday: Use each word in a sentence.

Thursday: Write a paragraph… Continue reading

5th Grade ELA Homework Sheet December 16-20, 2019

5th Grade ELA Homework Sheet

December 16-20, 2019

Vocabulary Words of the Week

  1. Convince
  2. Ironic
  3. Heritage

MONDAY: Read “Cesar Chavez: Champion of Workers.” Pp. 80-85 and complete the following stop & jots:

  • What were the most important events in Cesar’s childhood?
  • What lessons did Cesar learn from his parents?

TUESDAY: Read “Cesar Chavez: Champion of Workers.” Pp. 86-98 and complete the following stop & jots:

5th Grade ELA HW Sheet for Dec. 9-13, 2019

Homework Sheet for Dec. 9-13, 2019

Weekly Vocabulary Words:

  1. Economic
  2. Abandon
  3. Invaded
  4. Innovation
  5. Protest
  6. Integrating
  7. Justice
  8. Promote
  9. Guarantee
  10. Nomination

Monday

Independent Reading: Log (45 min)

Vocabulary: Page 94 Lesson 9

Close Reading: Read On Loyalty to Country (page 102)

Tuesday

Independent Reading: Log (45 min)

Vocabulary: Page 94 Lesson 10

Close Reading: Reread On Loyalty to Country (page 102) and underline three Loyalist arguments against independence.

Wednesday

Independent Reading: Log (45 min)

Vocabulary: Page 104 Lesson 11

Close Reading: Reread… Continue reading

5th Grade ELA HW Sheet December 2-6, 2019

Reminders:

  • Students should be reading their leveled, independent reading book each night and logging in their reading logs.
  • Each student must come prepared to class with several pencils every day.

 

5th Grade HW Sheet Week of Nov. 25-27, 2019

5th Grade HW Sheet 11/18-22/2019

5th Grade ELA Weekly HW Sheet

Week of November 18-22. 2019

This week’s words are related to some of the concepts we will be studying in our next ELA unit.

Vocabulary Words:

  1. Perspective
  2. Narrator
  3. Metaphor
  4. Simile

Reading Log (45 minutes per night in your independent reading book)

  1. Complete 2 Stop & Jots on the Making Connections bookmark.
  2. Complete the Making Connections Graphic Organizer.
  3. Write a response on Loose Leaf paper using one of the “Making Connections Sentence Starters” … Continue reading

5th Grade HW Sheet November 12-15

Weekly Vocabulary Words:

  1. Predators
  2. Prey
  3. Scavenger
  4. Dense
  5. Practical
  6. Native
  7. Sustainable
  8. Ecology

Vocabulary HW: Workbook page age 64 Lessons 11,12 &13 (Cross out Lessons 14 & 15). You will hand in this worksheet on Friday. Your vocabulary quiz will be on Friday and you will write the definition of each vocabulary word.

ELA HW: Read “The Tree of Heaven” on Workbook page 62 and complete the questions on page 63. You will hand in these worksheets on Friday.

Reading Log: Read… Continue reading

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