## Monday, April 28, 2008

### Week 35: April 28 - May 2

Bible/Religion

MaTh
Subtraction story problems

Chris found 4 dimes. He lost zero of them. How many dimes does Chris have now?
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Eight children came to the picnic. Only two of them brought their baseball gloves. How many did not bring baseball gloves?
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Laura and her friend played a game. Laura made 7 points and her friend made 5 points. What was the difference between their scores?
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History/Geography

Mapping the Celtic world

The Celtic Tribes

*home life

*Crafts

*Feasts

*Forts and fighting

*Religion

Roman Conquerors

Science:  Water plants and flowerless plants

Reading: English, Irish, and Welsh fairy tales: Traditional Irish Fairy Tales, One Hundred and One Celtic Read-Aloud Myths & Legends

Writing

Art/Music - Rembrandt

Language (Spelling and Grammar)

## Monday, April 21, 2008

### Week 34: April 21 - 25

Bible/Religion

MaTh

There are 9 players on a baseball team. We have 8 players. How many more players do we need to make one team?
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Jared read 9 books last week and 8 books this week. How many books did he read in all?
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Alexa has 6 dollars. She needs 8 dollars to buy a game she wants. How many more dollars does she need?
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The kids brought 6 red balloons and 5 yellow balloons to Bronwen's party. How many balloons were brought to the party?
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I saw 4 bluebirds and 3 cardinals at my bird feeder. How many birds was that?
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History/Geography Central America c1200BC - 400BC

The Olmecs

Mapping the Olmec land

gods and games

Mapping Central America

Cities in the jungle

Words and numbers

Science: Flowering Plants / Seeds and Fruit / New Plants from Old

Writing

Art/Music- Verdi

Language (Spelling and Grammar)

## Monday, April 14, 2008

### Week 33: April 14 - 18

Bible/Religion

MaTh
Introduction to story problems with addition:

David ate 6 pieces of candy. His dad said, "No more!" How much candy did David eat?
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Marissa bought 3 red pencils and 2 green pencils. How many pencils did she buy?
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There are 5 girls and 1 boy in Jenna's family. How many children are there altogether?
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Noah has 3 model cars. He wants to have cars. How many more cars does he want?
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History/Geography South America c200BC - AD500
The People of Ancient Peru
Mapping Peru
Foods - making a Peruvian dinner
gods and gold
art

Science  Plant Food/ plant sensitivity

Writing

Art/Music  Renoir

Language (Spelling and Grammar)

## Monday, April 7, 2008

### Week 32: April 7 - 11

Bible/Religion

MaTh
Review counting by 2s, 5s, and 10s

History/Geography North America c10,000BC - AD500

Mapping North America

The first North Americans

*Hunters of the Plains and the Arctic

*Desert and Woodland Tribes

Science Leaves/leaf structure/movement of fluids