CLASS 5-406

HOMEWORK FOR WEEK OF 06/06/2016 - 06/10/2016

Monday

Read 30+ minutes and fill out log

Museum Trip

NO HOMEWORK

Tuesday

Read 30+ minutes and fill out log

Project: complete “space exploration” page at home if you did not finish in school

READYGEN: IN YOUR NOTEBOOK:

Text-Based Vocabulary

• solar system, p. 5

• asteroids, p. 5

• orbit, p. 7

• visible, p. 11

Vocabulary Routine:

1. Read the sentence containing the word.

2. Identify context clues about its meaning within the passage.

3. Look up the word in a dictionary and read the definition.

4. Use the word in your own sentence.

Wednesday

Read 30+ minutes and fill out log

READYgen:  IN YOUR NOTEBOOK

1. How did the planet Mercury get its name?

2. Read the following sentence from page 12: “Mercury revolves quickly around the sun but rotates very slowly on its axis . . .” Using context clues, what is the difference between revolves and rotates?

Thursday

NO SCHOOL! BE SURE TO READ A BOOK OR READ ON MYON!

Friday

Read 30+ minutes and fill out log

READYgen: IN YOUR NOTEBOOK

  1. What other names is Venus called?

  2. Why does Venus shine so brightly even when far away?