E.L.A.

Welcome to Reading/Language Arts!  I am looking forward to an amazing learning experience this year!  We will read, write, listen and speak various assignments and projects.

HW 5/13/19-5/20/19

posted May 13, 2019, 7:17 AM by Denise Adamo   [ updated May 16, 2019, 6:30 AM ]

SPELLING:
The following spelling words will be on a quiz on Monday, 5/20:

smear, germ, return, peer, stir, squirm, nerve, early, worth, pier, thirst, burnt, rear, term, steer, pearl, squirt, perch, hurl, worse.  Bonus word ?

MAE JEMISON VOCABULARY:
The following vocabulary words will be on the Mae Jemison test on Tuesday, 5/21:

astronaut, launches, mission, orbit, reusable, satellite, space shuttle, specialist, weightlessness

5/13: Spelling: 3x each and PWB 151.  Sports Essay due on Google Classroom on or before 5/23.  Google Slides Book Report due 5/29.

5/14:  Spelling quiz on Mon. 5/20.  Mae Jemison test on Tues. 5/21.  Sports Essay due on Google Classroom on or before 5/23.  Google Slides Book Report 
due 5/29.

5/15: Spelling: PWB 152-153.

5/16-5/17: Study for Spelling Quiz on Mon. 5/20.  Study for Mae Jemison test on Tues. 5/21.  Sports Essay due on Google Classroom on or before 5/23.  Google Slides Book Report due 5/29.

HW 5/6/19-5/10/19

posted May 6, 2019, 4:43 AM by Denise Adamo   [ updated May 9, 2019, 5:48 AM ]

5/6:  L.A. WB sheet 34-A.  Study for chapter 10 quiz on Thursday, 5/9.  Read your book for Google Slides Book Report due on Wednesday, 5/29.

5/7: L.A. WB sheet 34-B.  Study for chapter 10 quiz on Thursday, 5/9.  Read your book for Google Slides Book Report due on Wednesday, 5/29.

5/8: Study for chapter 10 quiz tomorrow, Thursday, 5/9.  Read your book for Google Slides Book Report due on Wednesday, 5/29.

5/9: Read your book for Google Slides Book Report due on Wednesday, 5/29.

HW 4/29/19-5/3/19

posted Apr 29, 2019, 12:12 PM by Denise Adamo   [ updated May 3, 2019, 4:53 AM ]

4/29:  L.A. WB sheet p. 31.  Bring in a book for approval: Student Choice!

4/30: L.A. WB sheet p. 32.  Read your book.  Details for the Google Slides Report coming soon...

5/1: L.A. WB sheet 33.  Read your book.  Google Slides Book Report has been assigned in my Google Classroom.  Please check for it.

5/2: Continue to read your book.

5/3: Continue to read your book.

HW 4/15/19-4/17/19

posted Apr 15, 2019, 6:59 AM by Denise Adamo   [ updated Apr 15, 2019, 7:11 AM ]

I wish you and your family a very Happy Easter & all the blessings of this joyous season.

HW 4/8/19-4/12/19

posted Apr 7, 2019, 7:27 PM by Denise Adamo   [ updated Apr 12, 2019, 11:32 AM ]

*Sport Book Report due Mon. 4/15.  5th Grade DARE trip letters and payment due Mon. 4/15.

*Homework only assigned if lessons were given:

4/8: L.A. WB Packet 26 (Chapter 8 quiz Mon. 4/15)
4/9: L.A. WB Packet 27
4/10: -- (trip today)
4/11: L.A. WB Packet 28
4/12: L.A. WB Packet 29 & study for chapter 8 quiz: singular and plural possessive nouns and apostrophe use.

HW 4/1/19-4/5/19

posted Apr 1, 2019, 4:51 AM by Denise Adamo   [ updated Apr 5, 2019, 4:49 AM ]

4/1: Study for La Bamba test tomorrow.  Sport Book Report due Mon. 4/15.
4/2: -Sport Book Report due Mon. 4/15.
4/3: -Sport Book Report due Mon. 4/15.
4/4: -Sport Book Report due Mon. 4/15.
4/5: Sport Book Report due Mon. 4/15.

Vocabulary 3/25/19-4/1/19

posted Mar 27, 2019, 1:09 PM by Denise Adamo

The following words are for the story La Bamba and will be included on the test:

applause, audience, debut, duo, embarrassed, forty-five record, limelight, pantomime, rehearsal, talent

Spelling Words 3/25/19-4/1/19

posted Mar 27, 2019, 1:06 PM by Denise Adamo

The following spelling words will be on a quiz on Monday, April 1st.:

hawk, claw, bald, tower, halt, prowl, loyal, pause, moist, ounce, launch, royal, scowl, haunt, noisy, coward, fawn, thousand, drown, fault.  Remember, dictation now counts as a point and there will be one bonus word worth 1 point.

HW 3/25/19-3/29/19

posted Mar 24, 2019, 1:35 PM by Denise Adamo   [ updated Mar 29, 2019, 8:26 AM ]

3/25: No homework tonight.  Spelling homework will be posted on Tuesday.  Current Event due Fri. 3/29.  Sport Book Report due Mon. 4/15.  You can email Mrs. Adamo the title and author for book approval.

3/26: Hopefully you copied your spelling words from your Practice WB today.  If so, complete 3x each.  We'll catch up when I return.

3/27: Current Event and a Sport book is due by this Friday, 3/29.  Sport Book Report due Monday, 4/15.  Spelling: PWB 121-123 may have been completed in class (we will check them tomorrow) and there will be a spelling quiz on Monday, April 1st.

3/28: Current Event due tomorrow. Spelling quiz Mon. 4/1.  Sport Book Report due Monday, 4/15.

3/29: Spelling quiz Mon. 4/1.  La Bamba open book test and vocabulary (not open book, spelling counts) on Tues. 4/2.  Sport book report due Mon. 4/15.

Vocabulary 3/18/19-3/22/19

posted Mar 18, 2019, 5:46 AM by Denise Adamo   [ updated Mar 18, 2019, 9:12 AM ]

The following vocabulary words will be included on the Michelle Kwan test on Monday, 3/25:

1.amateur**: someone who engages in an athletic activity for fun rather than for money.
2.artistic**: showing skill and good taste
3.compete: to take part in a contest
4.judges**: people who decide who wins a contest
5.presentation**: performance
6.pressure**: urgent or forceful demand
7.required: necessary; essential
8.technical**: having to do with technique
**Words with stars: Spelling counts as a half-point

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