March 23, 2020
~all times are estimates~
Overview: Reading and responding to text
Estimated Time: 45 minutes
Explanation of Assignment: You will read independently, and also read a passage and respond to the questions provided.
- Read your independent reading book for 20 minutes- write a 6 sentence summary in your homework book. You may also email OR write your summary in Word and share the summary if you prefer (electronically).
If you write a summary in your notebook- PLEASE PUT THE DATE!!
- Read the article, “Bird Brains at Work”.
Answer the questions. You may write your answers in your notebook, on a piece of paper, or you can work right on the Word document. If you work on the document, SAVE THE DOCUMENT TO YOUR COMPUTER, then email it to me.
**THIS DOCUMENT IS BEING SENT TO YOUR (student) SCHOOL EMAIL ADDRESS.
NOTE: PLEASE DO NOT WORK LONGER THAN 45 MINUTES. IF YOU DON'T FINISH ALL THE WORK IN 45 MINUTES- THAT'S OKAY!!!!!!! JUST DO YOUR BEST!
Overview: Reading Non-fiction text and taking notes
Estimated Time: 25 minutes
Explanation of Assignment: You will learn about the Statue of Liberty and take notes on the information in the text. This material is in your GOLD envelope that was sent home last week.
- Continue to read the World Book STUDENT article: Statue of Liberty
Read- starting on page 6 at the sub-heading “Construction and Dedication”
STOP when you get to “Growth as a Symbol”.
Continue taking notes on your YELLOW cards, any time information answers a particular bit of information for a TOPIC.
Keep up the good work, I know this is hard. I am so proud of you!!! DO NOT WORK ANY LONGER THAN 25 MINUTES!!!!
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