• Life on Mars: The Real Story

    Posted by Colleen Rossi on 5/28/2015
     What are your conclusions about life on Mars?
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  • Danger! The World is Getting Hot!

    Posted by Colleen Rossi on 5/22/2015
      Reading Comprehension: Main Idea and Supporting Details. What is the Main Idea of the story? What are TWO supporting details?
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  • Two Women Astronauts

    Posted by Colleen Rossi on 5/18/2015
      We are learning about SEQUENCE. List 4 sequential events from the story. Ex: Sally applied to become an astronaut after seeing a NASA advertisement.
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  • Meet the Maya

    Posted by Colleen Rossi on 5/11/2015
      Write a PARAGRAPH about the Mayans. Use as many vocabulary words from the story as possible. 
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  • The Incredible Journey of the Heyerdahl and the Kin-Tiki Raft

    Posted by Colleen Rossi on 5/3/2015
     

     What do you think is the AUTHOR'S PURPOSE for writing this passage?

    What could be the Author's SECOND Purpose for writing this passage?

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  • Professor Science and the Salamander Stumper

    Posted by Colleen Rossi on 4/20/2015
      We are learning about PLOT this week in reading. List some events in the story, Professor Science and the Salamander Stumper. What CONFLICT happened in the story? Explain the CLIMAX of the story.
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  • The Code Talkers

    Posted by Colleen Rossi on 4/13/2015
    What did you learn after reading The Code Talkers? List three things.
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  • Bessie Coleman: Queen of the Sky

    Posted by Colleen Rossi on 3/30/2015
    We have been studying character and character traits. Describe Bessie Coleman. List 10 character traits of Bessie.  
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  • Alexander Graham Bell

    Posted by Colleen Rossi on 3/23/2015

     Describe the character of the narrator.

     

    How does the setting of the story influence what Alexander Graham Bell does in his life? 
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  • Echolocation: Animals Making Sound Waves

    Posted by Colleen Rossi on 3/11/2015

    What are similarities between the way bats and dolphins hear?

     Contrast how bats and dolphins produce sounds.

     Compare and contrast bats and dolphins ears.  
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