This Week

Week of 3/8/2021

 

Reading - The Man Who Invented Basketball- Biography

Essential Question: How do talents make one unique?

Spelling- Irregular Plurals

Comprehension: Generalize/Summarize

 

This week's Knowledge Goal:  

We are learning that:

  • people have many kinds of talents
  • people practice to develop their talents
  • people should be allowed to develop their talents

 

Grammar: Verb Tenses- Irregular Verbs

 

Math- Topic 16 - Perimeter- 3.MD.8

  • We will learn to find the perimeter of polygons when given the lengths of all the sides.
  • We will learn to find the perimeter of polygons when one side length is missing.
  • We will learn to solve real-world problems involving perimeter.
  • We will be able to show that rectangles with the same perimeter can have different areas.
  • We will be able to show that rectangles with the same area can have different perimeters. 

 

Vocabulary

basketball- a game played on a court where two teams try to throw a ball through a raised hoop

disease- a problem in the body; sickness

freeze- turn into ice

guard- a person who watches over or protects something

popular- liked by many people

sports- games in which people use their bodies

study- to spend time learning; usually by reading

terrible- really bad

 

Spelling

1. wolves      11. geese

2. knives.      12. wives

3. feet            13. elves

4. men           14. banjos

5. children    15. halves

6. women     16. loaves

7. sheep        17. beliefs

8. heroes       18. tomatoes

9. scarves     19. potatoes

10. mice         20. tornadoes