Author Peter Brown
Use the following link: Fact Monster to answer the trivia questions on your sheet. Answer all eight correctly to earn a prize!!
Answer nine questions correct to earn a prize!
Follow this link to go to Fact Monster: https://www.factmonster.com/cool-stuff/holidays/thanksgiving Answer all nine questions correctly to get a prize!!
MLK Webquest Poster
You will work in groups of two or three to follow a MLK webquest and create a poster. Here is the link to the webquest: http://www.compassioninjudaism.com/mlk-challenge.html
One or two of the links do not work, please use the following sites:
Pictures of MLK: http://time.com/4157473/martin-luther-king-jr-photos/
Page One Timeline: http://www.softschools.com/timelines/martin_luther_king_jr_timeline/58/
Follow this link to Fact Monster: http://www.factmonster.com/search?query=easter
Answer at least seven questions correctly to get a prize!
Digital Storytelling with Storybird
Click on the link to log-in to your account: https://storybird.com/accounts/login/
1.) Change your password to your first name and room number.
2.) Begin browsing the artwork to brainstorm ideas for your story
News ELA Instructions:
Go to: www.newsela.com
Click on “Sign In”.
Click on “I’m a Student”.
Sign-up code is “UKKKGZ”. They enter their first and last names. For user name have them put their first name followed by “ae”. No spaces, please. For password have them all use “apples”.
Spelling Bee Practice
Use the following websites to practice for the upcoming Spelling Bee:
AT THE BOTTOM OF THE THIS PAGE IS THE LINK TO THE SPELLING BEE PRETEST DOCUMENT!!
New York State Explorers Project
Use the following resources to research the explorer of your choice:
http://www.biography.com/ Find biographies for da Verrazano, Cartier, Hudson and de Champlain.
Remember, you can also use the online encyclopedias World Book and Grolier.
My Librarian is a Camel Research:
Use the following website to research your country:
Math Website: http://www.sheppardsoftware.com/
American Revolution Project:
Use the following websites to research your American Revolution Heroes and to complete your poster person.
Go to www.wordle.net and click on "Create." Put in your twenty words, the more times you put a word in the larger it will be. When you are done, click the word "Go." Now you can customize your Wordle with different colors and fonts. When you are ready to print raise your hand, DO NOT PRINT on your own.
Use World Book Student to search "Gettysburg Address."
Read the article and then click on the link below and take the quiz.
When you are finished, you may work on your typing skills.
After using World Book Online, go to one of the following sites to find information about your animal. When you leave today, you should have two full articles printed and stapled about your animal.
More sites from Mrs. Slade:
Erie Canal Sites:
Browse these sites to get ready for your field trip!
Watch a video of how they built The Erie Canal: http://www.history.com/shows/america-the-story-of-us/videos/building-the-erie-canal#building-the-erie-canal
Start by writing your Haiku. Click on the link to get to the Read Write Think website: http://www.readwritethink.org/classroom-resources/student-interactives/haiku-poem-interactive-31074.html
Write your poem, check it over for mistakes and print it to LMC 2055.
Go to: http://www.animoto.com
Click on "Log In"
Select a style and start putting in your text and pictures.
Find pictures using the following websites
http://schools.clipart.com/index username: wscsd-ae password: wscsd
https://search.creativecommons.org/ - you will need to download each photo and save them to your school file
Save the pictures to your school file and then upload them to Animoto.
Make sure you:
1.) Name your video
2.) Save your video each time you work on it.
Use the following websites to fill out your graphic organizer.
All about the Iroquois: http://bookunitsteacher.com/indians/reports1/iroquois.htm#homes
Who Were the Iroquois: http://nativeamericans.mrdonn.org/northeast/iroquois/index.html
Gary Paulsen Research:
Read through two of the websites listed and write down at least five facts about Gary Paulsen using Microsoft Word. Use full sentences and check your spelling.
New York State Research Project:
Introduction to the symbols of NY: http://www.dos.ny.gov/kids_room/kids_symbols.html
http://www.50states.com/ - click on "State Facts"
http://www.albany.org/about/ - facts about Albany, NY
Start with Lesson 1: F and J Keys
Your goal is 15 words per minute.