February, 2014

Weekly Spelling/Vocabulary List- Week of March 3, 2014

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Spelling and Vocabulary words – Week of March 3, 2014 pass -to bear or suffer gen– to produce grac, grat– thankful 1. genius- a person with high intelligence 2. graceful- showing grace in movement 3. genteel- well mannered 4. agreeable- …Continue reading →

Weekly Newsletter- Week of Feb. 24, 2014

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Language Arts *Reading Mystery novel: Mixed up Files (our nickname for it) *Filling in a brochure based on different concepts such as theme, character development, setting, etc. *Grammar lessons- subject/predicate (simple and complete) *Daily Edit packet *Pronoun memorization challenge: Students …Continue reading →

Spelling and Vocabulary List- Week of Feb. 24, 2014

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Spelling and Vocabulary list Week of Feb. 24, 2014 Par means “to appear”. Vid and vis mean “to see”. 1. appearance- the act of coming into view 2. transparent- easy to see through 3. apparent- easily seen 4. visual- having …Continue reading →

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Spelling and Vocabulary Words- Week of Feb. 10, 2014

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Spelling and Vocabulary List- Week of February 10, 2014 Dis    means away   disagree-  have a different opinion dispute- an argument dismiss- to send away distort- pull or twist out of shape dispose- to get rid of by throwing away …Continue reading →

Weekly Newsletter- Week of Feb. 3, 2014

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Language Arts We’re beginning to read a new book called From the Mixed up Files of Mrs. Basil E. Frankweiler. ( A story about two children who run away from home and live in a museum.) Read about the book on goodreads. …Continue reading →

Spelling and Vocabulary List- Port words – Week of Feb. 10, 2014

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Weekly spelling and vocabulary test- February 3, 2014 “port” means carry   transport- to carry, to move deportation- transporting someone FROM this country heliport- a landing place for helicopters opportunity- a good change or prospect portable- easily carried by hand …Continue reading →