Friday, January 18, 2019

Language Arts January 21-24, 2019

Spelling List 20

1. Mexico
2. delight
3. burglar
4. museum
5. leopard
6. consequently
7. cloudiness
8. considerable
9. suggested
10. perishable
11. corresponding
12. regrettable
13. pronouncing
14. beginning
15. committing
16. powerful
17. concentration
18. adaptation
19. generation
20. webbed






 Writing
We will be writing a personal narrative essay about 3 hobbies that each student enjoys or is interested in trying.


Narratives will have the following:
  • introduction paragraph
  • 3 body paragraphs
  • conclusion

Writing will also include using transition words throughout the sentence structure.

Students will be given transition word lists to use in class.

Grammar
Vocabulary: : ignis, ignite, igneous rocks, metamorphosis, metamorphic rock, sediment, sedimentary rocks, caldera, magma

We will be focusing on our sentence fluency. Lessons 25 -27 are about correcting run on sentences and sentence fragments and using the dictionary.

Social Studies January 21-24, 2019

Early Colonization of the Americas

Vocabulary

Lesson 1: colony, plantation, slavery, borderlands, presidio, mission, hacienda
Lesson 2:raw material, stock, cash crop, profit, indentured slave, legislature, represent, royal colony
Lesson 3: pilgrim, compact, self-government, majority rule
Lesson 4: demand, supply, ally, proprietary colony

Unit 2: Chapter 4
Lessons 1: pages 148-153
Lesson 2: pages 154-159
Lesson 3: pages 160-167
Lesson 4: pages 168-177



Students will be designing a informational brochure about one of the following early settlements.
 Brochures about one of the following:
·         New Spain
·         Borderlands
·         Virginia Colony/The Lost Colony
·         Jamestown
·         Plymouth Colony
·         New France
·         New Netherlands
·         Louisiana
Students will research an early colony for the following:
Name of Colony     
·          Dates
·          Colonies owned by Spain/Government
·          Economy
·          Important People/Native American Groups
·          Environment/Location 
           Interesting Facts