Monday, December 17th

This week for homework, read The Life and Times of the Ant by Charles Micucci.  By Friday, you should complete three tic-tac-toe activities in your homework notebook.  At the top of each page, you should write the date and title of the story.

Use each vocabulary word on pages 348 and 349 in a sentence.  Each sentence should have at least eight words in it. Using a Venn Diagram, complete the Text to Text activity on page 369.   Ask five questions about anything that you do not understand on this page.  
Pages 358 and 359 identifies many different types of ants.  Pick one type of ant. Illustrate a picture of the ant and write a caption about it.   Complete the graphic organizer found on page 351. Complete the Text to Self activity on page 369.   
Find an example of imagery on page 360.  Explain how the imagery helps you to create a mental picture of the text.   Write a letter to Miss Wejman about this text. Your letter must be written in correct format in five or more sentences. Answer the essential question in five or more sentences.