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Week At A Glance   5th grade

April 6-9, 2021

Unit 6 Week 1

Vocabulary Words


Reading Essential Question: How do different groups contribute to a cause? Talk with your child about some possible answers to this question.

Genre: Historical fiction features events that really happened or could have happened and places that really existed or could have existed at a particular time in history.


Comprehension Skill: Theme - the theme of a story is the important message about life that the author wants to share with readers.


Vocabulary: Homophones - homophones are words that sound the same but are spelled differently and have different meanings.

Comprehension Strategy: summarize - to restate a story’s important events, ideas, and details in their own words


Writing Trait:Sequence - sequence makes writing easier to understand.

Social Studies: Wk 17 and Wk 18

Grammar: Adverbs - An adverb can tell how, when, where, or how often an action happens. 

Science: Ch. 4 Lesson 3 and 4

Math: Ch. 7 and 8

Important Reminders: ACAP testing TUESDAY, WEDNESDAY, and THURSDAY. Do your best! We are so proud of you!