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Weekly Focus

Grade Level: 5th

 

 

Unit 4: Westward Expansion & Civil War

Grade Level: 5th Grade              Duration of Lesson:  February 27-April 11

Week of MARCH 17, 2014

Weekly Focus

Latin/Greek Roots/Affixes

 

ced, ceed, cede, cess

move, yield, go, surrender

procedure, proceed, cede, concede, recede, precede, accede, success

civ

citizen

civic, civil, civilian, civilization

 

             

Vocabulary Words

Bondage

shackles

agriculture

manufactur

Anchor Text

Excerpts from Narrative of Frederick Douglas

 

Soldier’s Heart by Gary Paulsen

 

Social  branches of Studies

Reading

Writing

Math

Science

Explain the relationships or interactions between two or more individuals, events, ideas, or concepts in an historical text.

Distinguish  informative, narrative, and  opinion writing and practice these types.

Analyze multiple accounts of the same event or topic, noting important similarities and differences in the point of view they represent

Measurement

Volume

Benchmark prep

FRACTIONS division

 

  Our planet Earth can be compared to other bodies in space.  Our sun can be compared with other suns. The energy from the sun impacts our entire solar system.