February 4, 2013

This week for homework, read The Emperor’s Silent Army by Jane O’Connor.  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.


Did you like this story?  Write five sentences explaining why you like this story or not.

Write a letter to Miss Wejman about this informational text.  Your letter must have at least five sentences. 

Answer the Express Yourself activity on page 441 in five or more sentences.

Read the Stop and Think on page 432.  Identify five questions that you think will be answered in the next section.   

Use all ten vocabulary words found on pages 424-425 in a sentence.  Each sentence must have at least eight words.  


Copy and complete the Graphic Organizer on page 427.  Identify a fact and opinion from the text. 
Answer the Stop and Think found on page 439. Identify a fact and an opinion.   Illustrate your favorite part of the story.  Write a caption underneath the illustration.    Answer the Essential Question on page 429 in five or more sentences.