We have completed a quick study of Seymour Simon's WILDFIRE! Today we began Heat Wave, by Helen Ketteman. This will be a very brief unit as we look toward our final novels of the year: Skylark by Patricia MacLachlan andThe Get Rich Quick Club by Dan Gutman. Vocabulary for Heat Wave: clump crinkled snagged harvest sprouted pasture churned singe whiff trough resist frisky miscalculated Quiz will be on Wednesday, April 16.
We've begun using CRCT practice materials in class to firm up our English Grammar skills. Moby Max can help reinforce skills in the Test Prep section! Spelling list for test on Thursday, April 17: Words ending in -y heavy greasy many soapy lady gloomy very family busy melody plenty daily entry eighty mystery celery machinery injury grouchy quickly