• Assignments

    Monday (April 20)

    ELA assignments

    1) Vocabulary Intro: Follow the link to read or listen to an introduction to this week's key vocabulary words HERE beginning on Page 88. This week's words are pollen, store, clumps, passages, absorb, throughout, coverings, spine, tropical and dissolve. 

    2) Story Read-Aloud: Follow the link to read or listen to this week's anchor story A Tree is Growing HERE beginning on Page 92. 

    3) Activity #1: Complete the activities for the vocabulary words POLLEN  and STORE. Make sure you click on both words and finish both activites and submit.

    4) Activity #2: Write down three interesting things you learned from the read aloud of A Tree is Growing and why you think they are interesting. You can write your answers on this form HERE and hit submit.

    Math assignments

    This week we will be continuing to learn about and work with fractions. 

    1) Sign into your Moby Max account through Clever HERE. Complete the next fraction math lesson in your assignments. For most, this will be in the Fractions of a Whole section. If you have completed this, please complete the Position of a Fraction on a Number Line lesson (see learning visuals page for help). 

    2) Once you finish the lesson, practice your daily math fact fluency on Moby Max that is assigned. 

    3.) Once you finish fluency, complete the review game "Identify Models that Represent a Unit Fraction" on Moby Max.


    Tuesday (April 21)

    ELA assignments

    1) Follow the link to again read or listen to A Tree is Growing HERE beginning on Page 92.

    2) Activity #1: Answer the following multiple choice comprehension questions listed HERE. You may go back into the story to help you answer the questions.

    3) Activity #2: Complete the activities for the vocabulary words CLUMPS and PASSAGES. Make sure you click on both words and finish both activites and submit.

    Math assignments

    1) Sign into your Moby Max account through Clever HERE. Complete the next math lesson in your assignments. For most, this will be to compare fractions with equal denominators (see learning visuals page).

    2) Once you finish the lesson, practice your daily math fact fluency on Moby Max that is assigned. 

    3) Once you finish the fluency practice, complete the review game "Identify Unit Fractions that Represent a Model" on Moby Max.

     


    Wednesday (April 22)

    ELA assignments

    1) Follow the link to re-read or listen to this week's key vocabulary words HERE  beginning on Page 88.

    2) Activity #1: Write what you think the main idea is of A Tree is Growing. Use at least two facts from the story to support your answer. You can write your answer and submit it HERE

    3) Activity #2: Complete the activities for the vocabulary words ABSORB  and THROUGHOUT. Make sure you click on both words and finish both activites and submit.

    4) Activity #3: Today is Earth Day! It is celebrated every April 22 around thr world to show our support for protecting the environment. On a sheet of paper, write three ways you can help celebrate Earth Day and help protect the enviornment. Use complete sentences.

    Math assignments

    1) Sign into your ZEARN account HERE. Complete the next two fraction lesson activities assigned to you.

    2) Once you finish the lessons, sign into your Moby Max account through Clever HERE and practice your daily multiplication fluency that is assigned. 

    3) Once you finish your fluency practice, complete the review game "Identify Models that Represent a Fraction" on Moby Max.


    Thursday (April 23)

    ELA assignments

    1) Follow the link to again read or listen to A Tree is Growing HERE beginning on Page 92.

    2) Activity #1: After reading A Tree is Growing," in what way do you think you are the same as trees? In what ways do you think you are different than trees? Your answers can be typed on the form HERE and then submitted.

    3) Activity #2: Answer this week's Essential Question: What are some differences among types of trees? You can type in your answer and submit it HERE. For a reminder of how to use the RACE strategy, look on this site's Learning Visuals Page HERE.

    4) Activity #3: Complete the activities for the vocabulary words COVERING and SPINE. Make sure you click on both words and finish both activites and submit.

    Math assignments

    1) Sign into your ZEARN account HERE. Complete the next two fraction lesson activities assigned to you.

    2) Once you finish the lessons, sign into your Moby Max account through Clever HERE and practice your daily multiplication fluency that is assigned.  

    3) Once you finish your fluency practice, complete the review game "Identify Fractions that Represent a Model" on Moby Max. 


    Friday (April 24)

    ELA assignments

    1) Activity #1: Complete the activities for the vocabulary words TROPICAL and DISSOLVE. Make sure you click on both words and finish both activites and submit.

    2) Activity #2: Writer's Workshop: This week, we read A Tree is Growing. Choose one of the two questions below to write about. Your written response must restate the question, be at least five sentences long and include a lot of details and reasons to support your ideas. The questions to choose from are: A) Describe the plants and tress that you see around your home and school or B) Write a letter to convince a neighbor not to cut down an old tree and why.

    Math assignments

    1) Sign into your ZEARN account HERE. Complete the next two fraction lesson activities assigned to you. 

    2) Free time on Prodigy for 30 minutes! Sign into Prodigy HERE.


    Other subject assignments to do throughout the week

    Science

    1) This week, we will continue our learning about how to classify animals. Read the lesson HERE and then complete the related questions HERE. Make sure to use the reading to help you answer the questions.

    2) If you did not complete your science assignments for the week of April 13 to 17, you can still complete them by accessing Moby Max by signing into your Clever account HERE. Your Clever sign in and password are your student numbers. If you do not remember your student number, please email Mr. Forgione or send a message through REMIND.

    Once you sign onto Clever you will find the Moby Max icon.

    When you sign in to Moby Max, the following science assignments are waiting for you to complete this week:

    • Living and Nonliving Things
    • Lesson Test: Living and Nonliving Things - do this after the lesson

    Social Studies

    The next country we are studying will be Mexico. Your assignment for this week is to watch the Intro to Mexico video and complete the related quiz and game on your Brain Pop account, you will need to go to your Dashboard to find the assignment.

    If you watched the video last week, rewatch it and write down three facts you learned about Mexico and three things you want to learn about Mexico on a sheet of paper.

    To access Brain Pop, you will have to sign into Clever HERE.


    Art

    Click HERE for art lessons and assignments.

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    Keep up the great work!

    Welcome to this week's assignment page! All of the assignments on this page are designed to be worked on and completed from Monday, April 20 to Friday, April 24. To make it easier, assignments for ELA and math are broken down into daily assignments and activites.

    At the end of the week's list, you will also find assignments and activites for science, social studies and art. These assignments can be done at your own pace throughout the week and are not assigned to any specific day. Also, if there are assignments from the week of April 13-17 you were unable to complete, you can find them HERE.

    Any assignments that require you to write out your answers or fill out a worksheet can be sent directly to Mr. Forgione through email or through the REMIND app. You can also take a picture of the completed work and send it. Please contact me with specific questions.

    Assignments completed through online learning sites such as ZEARN, MobyMax and Raz-Kids will be automatically saved on the site and checked by Mr. Forgione and Ms. Palmer on a weekly basis.

    Below are directions to assist with finding and working on the daily assignments for ELA and Math. 

     

    Lesson 18

    ELA Directions

    All of your ELA assignments for the week are posted here. This week's Journey's assignment is Lesson 18 and the anchor story is A Tree is Growing. The lesson and assignments included this week go along with "Earth Day," which is Wednesday, April 22.

     

     

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    Math Directions

    Most of your assignments this week will be done on your ZEARN and Moby Max accounts. To sign into Moby Max, you must first sign into your Clever account and then choose Moby Max from the available applications. The first time you sign into Moby Max, please make sure to read the announcement in the upper tab for special directions from Ms. Palmer on how to access your assigned lessons and fluency practice. If you do not remember your sign in and password for either Clever or ZEARN send Mr. Forgione an email or a mesage on REMIND.