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#Monday, March 13th, 2017

A.     Reading Comprehension

Read the following passages.

Answer all questions in complete sentences.

Underline your support/evidence.

(a)   Blue Bloods of the Sea

(b)   Boys Choir of Harlem Singing for America

(c)   Birth of a Mighty River

(d)   Bread Baking Now and Then

(e)   Bringing Books to Life

B.    Independent Reader

Read as much as you can.

Log in.

Parent must sign.

C.   Mathematics

Show all working:


(a)   (3 x 6) x 2

(b)   (2 x 3) + ( 3 x 2)

(c)   What is the value of the 3 in the number 352?

(A)  3

(B)  30

(C)  300

(D)  350

(d)   This year, members of the school band sold 354 tickets for the spring concert.  Last year, they sold 338 tickets.  How

many more tickets did the band members sell this year than last year?

Show your work

(e)    A bus has 14 rows with 5 passenger seats in each row.   What is the total number of passenger seats on the bus?

Show your work

(D)      Word Study

Words are circled with a green crayon/colored pencil.

Learn to read and spell words:

source,   dense,     classic,   choir,   grief,   typical,   diseases,   population,    bait,

bacteria,   habitat

Spelling quiz on Friday, March 17th, 2017


#Friday, March 10th, 2017

A.     Reading Comprehension

Complete the following:-

“Are you a Fit Kid?”


Be a Safe Sport.

Read carefully.

Underline your evidence

B.     Word Study

See Comprehension sheets, learn to spell the words that are circled in green.

Spelling Quiz on Monday

List of Words:- injured,     prevented,     tissues,     injury,     equipment,     nutrients,     especially,     important

#Thursday, March 9th, 2017

A.    Parent Notice

Give your parent the complete Newsletter.

B.     Mathematics Textbook

Complete pages 497 and 498.

Complete pages 499 Nos 4 thru 19.

To be completed on loose leaf sheets.

#Wednesday, March 8th, 2017

A.   Reading Comprehension

Complete “Attack of the Leftovers”

Complete “Back Off!”

#Tuesday, March 7th, 2017

A.  Reading Comprehension

Read packet – Assessment 1 – Book 1

Pages 1 thru 17.

Read carefully.

Provide support/evidence.

Monday, March 6th, 2017

A.   Book Report – Nonfiction

Read your book for ten (10) minutes.

In your Writing Notebook, complete the following:-




Pages read:

Two facts:

B.   Mathematics

a.   Lesson 8.1 – Equal Parts of the Whole – Review and complete

b.   Worksheet dated 02/14/2017 – Test on 1 and 3 (green *)

Review for test.

c.   Lesson – Read and Write whole numbers – Review packet for test (green *).

On attached loose leaf, do the following in Standard Form, Word Form, Extended Form.






d.   Lesson 8.2 – Equal Shares – Read page 449

On loose leaf, complete the example.

Complete # 4 and 5, on page 451

Thursday, March 2nd, 2017

A.    Reading Comprehension

Reading Packet – Complete pages 21, 22, 23, 24, 25, 26, 27, 28, 29, 30,

31, 32, 33, 34, 35, 36, 37, 38, 39, 40,

41, 42, 43, 44, 45, 46, 47, 48, 49, 50, 51.

Title: Art an Artists Shapes

Title: Back from the Brink.

Title: Are Roller Coasters Safe?

Read carefully.   Underline the evidence.

Due on Monday, March 6th, 2017

Wednesday, March 1st, 2017

A.    Black History Concert

Review: Lift Every Voice

The Opening Song

The Closing Song


#Monday, February 27th, 2017

Parent Notice

A.   E.L.A. State Examination:

19 school days left.

27 days including weekends left.

Examinations dates are:

Part 1: Tuesday, March 28th, 2017.

Part 2: Wednesday, March 29th, 2017

Part 3: Thursday, March 30th, 2017.

B.    Black History Concert:

Date:  Thursday, March 2nd, 2017.

Time:  5:00 pm.

Venue:   PS 233  Langston Hughes School

9301 Avenue B, Brooklyn

Girls attire:  Black tops, black tights, black shoes, Afrocentric skirt.

The Afrocentric skirts can be obtained at the school.  Cost $15.

Boys attire:  Black shirt, black pants, black shoes, cummerbund and tie.

The cummerbund and tie can be rented at the school for $5.

C.   Reading Comprehension

Session 5 – Caught in a Lie.  Complete pages 21, 22, and 23.

#FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 17th, 2017

A.   Parent Notice

  1. The E.L.A. Classes will NOT be held because of the poor response.
  2. No classes next week.

B.   Science Fair

All completed projects are to be set up by Monday, February 27th, 2017 by 4:00 pm.

C.   Reading Comprehension

Read carefully.  Answer the questions in completed sentences.

Work sheet # 1.  President of the United States.#

Work sheet # 2.  Apple the Cat Calls a Meeting to Order.

Work sheet #3.  Art and Artists: Leonardo Da Vinci

D.   Mathematics

Complete Worksheets.

Show your work.


Home Assignment

  1.   Parent Notice

E.L.A Classes will be held during the Winter Recess:

Tuesday, February 21st.

Wednesday, February 22nd.

Thursday, February 23rd.

From 8:00 am thru 1:00 pm

2.   Word Study

Write word list in Alphabetical Order.

Write word list in syllables.

Write the dictionary meaning of each word

Wednesday, February 15th, 2017


Read for 45 minutes.

Log in.

Parent must sign.

2.    WORD STUDY List A1

clenched,     infinitely,     misty,     shivery,     hedged,     privet,     awaited,

excerpt,     tawny,     hazy

  •  Learn to read and spell each word.
  •  Write each word six (6) times.


Write the Word Name for these numbers.

(a) 3,241

(b) 9,604

(c) 7,770

(d) 3,216

(e) 1,235

Write the Expanded Form for the above numbers

To be written on binder sheet.


Trip to Great Wolf Lodge.

Final payment on Friday.

Tuesday, February 14th, 2017


a)  Positive Black Icons

  • Thursday, February 16th, 2017
  • Say at least five (5) things about your Black Icon
  •  Dress up like your Black Icon

b) Special Lunch

Roti for special lunch on Thursday.

Place orders on Wednesday.


Read passage : Big Bird Found.

Read carefully.  Answer in complete sentences.


Complete Worksheet.

Work and read carefully.

Show all work.

Monday, February 13th, 2017


a) On your loose leaf sheet complete all four (4) examples.

b) Equal Parts of a Whole Packet

Complete pages 445, 446, 447, and 448.

February 10th 2017 Homework:
1) Reread – Ants-on-a-log
-Review answers
-Read sample answers

2) Writing
-My snow day
-Write at least two paragraphs
-Loose leaf sheet

3) Mathematics

February 9th 2017 Homework:
School Closed

February 8th 2017 Homework:
Math – Read Carefully

          Complete pgs 132, 133, 134 & 135
                         pgs 226 & 227
Reading Comprehension
          Read carefully “Animals of the Rainforest”
           Answer questions using complete sentences
Writing – Write one paragraph to answer “What does Recess
              Mean to Me?”

February 6th 2017 Homework:

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