Projects, Reports, and Spelling/Vocab List

 Week of May 21st:

Chapters 8 & 9

1. provisions- supplies

2. ambush- a trick or trap

3. expedition- a trip or journey

4. severely- harshly or seriously

5. are anxious- nervous

6. melancholy- gloomy

7. earnest- heartfelt or sincere

8. anecdote- a short, amusing true story

9. oblige-to do as someone asks

10.                  immerse- to put into a liquid

11. sprawl- to spread out

12. vigorous- full of energy

13.  prospect- a possibility

14.  modest-not conceited, humble

15.  triumphant-successful

16.  inhabit- to live in something

17.  your- belonging to you

18.  you’re- a contraction for you


 ANIMAL LINKS
find your animal, then print or write out the information you found and bring it into class.  You can also have Mom or Dad email it to me and I will print it for you.

 
 https://kids.nationalgeographic.com/animals/

 https://animalfactguide.com/links/

http://www.kidsites.com/sites-edu/animals.htm

http://bestkidswebsites.com/category/animals/

http://kids.sandiegozoo.org/animals

http://www.skyenimals.com/

http://www.scholastic.com/parents/blogs/scholastic-parents-learning-toolkit/8-top-websites-where-kids-can-learn-about-animals
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Title: _______________________________________________________________
 
Author: ______________________________________________________________
Topic:  Who or what the book is about.
 
____________________________
 
Write 4-5 facts you already know about the topic.
 
1. ____________________________________________________________________ _____________________________________________________________________ 2. ____________________________________________________________________ _____________________________________________________________________ 3. ____________________________________________________________________ _____________________________________________________________________ 4. ____________________________________________________________________ _____________________________________________________________________ 5. ____________________________________________________________________ _____________________________________________________________________
Write 6 new words that you learned from this book.
 
1.____________________   4. ______________________ 2. ___________________     5. ______________________ 3. ___________________   6. ______________________
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
What was the most interesting thing you learned about the topic? _________________________________________________________ _________________________________________________________ _________________________________________________________ _________________________________________________________ ____________________________________________________
Did you think the book did a good job of teaching you about the topic? Fill in the stars:
 
 
 
The book did a good job.  The book did an okay job.  The book did a bad job