**Homework Assignments**

Homework for the Week of September 24th

Monday:

Reading - Read a book for 30 minutes.

What is the theme (central message)? Use 2 supporting details.

Math -

Round 346,735 to the nearest thousand.

Write the number in expanded and word form.

Reminder: All signed forms due Thursday

Tuesday:

Reading - Read a book for 30 minutes.

What point of view is the story being told? (1st person in the story, 3rd person narrator)

use 2 supporting details.

Math-

In Alaska, Mt. Bear is 14,831 feet tall and Mt. Bona is 16,421 feet tall.

How much taller is Mt. Bona than Mt. Bear?

Reminder: All signed forms due Thursday and Book Order due Friday

Wednesday:

HAPPY BIRTHDAY NADIRA!!

Read a book for 30 minutes.

What genre is the book?

How can you tell? use 2 supporting details.

Math-

1. On the first day of the hot air balloon festival, 17,350 people attended.

On the second day, the attendance was 18,925.

How many more people attended the hot air balloon festival on the second day?

Reminder: All signed forms due tomorrow!

Book Order due Friday

Thursday:

Reading - Read a book for 30 minutes.

Did a character show courage or loyalty?

Explain with two supporting details.

Math - 1. Jen wrote a number with a 5 in the thousands place, a 3 in the ones place and an 8 in the hundreds place.

What was the number?

2. Correct quiz on looseleaf

Friday:

Reading - Read a book for 30 minutes.

What do you think the theme was from the book, A Bad Case of Stripes?

Use two supporting details.

Math - Complete Chapter 1 review

Chapter 1 test on Tuesday

Homework for the Week of September 17th

Monday:

Reading- Read a book for 30 minutes.

Describe the main character using 2 supporting details.

Math- Write the number 12 hundreds in standard, expanded and another way in word form.

Reminder: Review the name and locations of the world’s 7 continents and 4 oceans.

Parent Orientation today from 4pm to 7pm.

Parents please come to the class on the half hour (4:00, 4:30, 5:00, 5:30, 6:00, 6:30).

Tuesday:

Reading- Read a book for 30 minutes.

What are two new vocabulary words that you learned?

Define the words and use each word in a sentence.

Math - Leah's car has 156,261 miles on the odometer. Casey's car has 165,002 miles on the odometer. Mike's car has 145,384 miles on the odometer. Whose car has the most miles? Explain how you know.

Reminder: Quiz on the world map Friday.

Peace Day Friday

Wednesday: No School for Yom Kipper

Thursday:

HAPPY BIRTHDAY LAUREN!!

Reading- Read a book for 30 minutes.

Write a summary of what you read.

(The most important parts of the beginning, middle and end)

Math - Alaska's land area is 570,374 square miles. Its water surface is 86,501 square miles.

Find the total area of Alaska.

Reminder: Peace Day tomorrow

World Map quiz tomorrow

Friday:

Reading - Read a book for 30 minutes,

Describe the main character with one word. Use two supporting details. What did the character say or do?

Math -

Round to the nearest ten thousand:

1) 237,487 2) 562,018 3) 748,,278

Homework for the Week of September 10th

Monday and Tuesday: Schools closed for Rosh Hashanah

Wednesday:

Reading- Read a book for 30 minutes.

What is the main idea? Use two supporting details.

Math - During one season, a total of 453,193 people attended a baseball team's games.

Write the number in words.

What is the value of the digit 5?

Reminder- Gym tomorrow-wear sneakers

Thursday:

Reading- Read a book for 30 minutes.

Explain how this book reminds you of another book you have read using 2 supporting details.

Math - Grand Canyon National Park had 651,028 visitors in July 2008.

It had 665, 188 visitors in July 2009.

In which year did the park have more visitors during the month of July?

Friday:

Reading- Read a book for 30 minutes.

Describe the setting of the story (time and place). Use two details to explain why it is important to the story.

Math -1. Read and write the number six hundred ninety-two thousand four in number form and in expanded form.

2. During May 2008, the Mount rushmore National Monument had 138,202 visitors. A websote reported that about 1 hundred thousand people visited that month. Was the estimate reasonable? Explain your answer.

Reminder: Parent Orientation Monday 4pm-7pm

Wednesday, September 5th

Welcome Back to School!

Return all forms signed

Return completed Summer Jumpstart book

Bring in school supplies

Gym tomorrow- Wear sneakers

Thursday, September 6th

Return all forms signed

Design and color a cover for your writer's notebook

Return completed Summer Jumpstart book

All school supplies are due Wednesday

Friday, September 7th

Math-

Math- Make the largest number possible with the following digits:

3,9,5,8,7,1,4

Explain how you know it is the largest number possible with those digits.

Return all forms signed

Design and color a cover for your writer's notebook

All school supplies are due Wednesday

No School Monday and Tuesday for Rosh Hashanah