Grade 5: Week of October 23, 2017
Monday - review for Tuesday's chapter 1 Social Studies test
Tuesday - unfinished class work
Wednesday - unfinished class Work
Thursday - review for Spelling test
Social Studies - Ice Ages, civilization, slavery, glaciers, irrigation, specialize, empire
How did the first people survive? Who were the Maya, Olmec, Anasazi, Inca, Mound Builders? Where were their civilizations located? When did they flourish? What was special about them and their economy? What happened to them? What is a time line? How does a time line help us? Vocabulary is on Quizlet.
Spelling Unit 8 - smear, germ, blur, peer, stir, squirm, nerve, early, worth, pier, thirst, burnt, rear, term, steer, pearl, squirt, stern, hurl, worse, learn, curve, world, firm, year, interpret, yearn, emerge, dreary, career
GRADE 4 SOCIAL STUDIES: Chapter 1 vocabulary is on Quizlet.
Chapter 1 Environments of the Southwest
Lesson 1 From Coast to Canyons p. 50-55: Rio Grande, Gulf of Mexico, Colorado Plateau, canyons, Grand Canyon, mesa, buttes, Colorado River, erosion, rapids
Lesson 2 Deserts and Oil p. 56-61: Painted Desert, deserts, Sonoran Desert, adapt, saguaro, drought, Dust Bowl,Black Gold, petroleum
Geography Skill - Working with Latitude and Longitude p. 62-65: latitude, parallel, degrees, longitude, prime meridian, meridian, global grid