Idioms and Hyperboles
Anagrams and Palindromes
Concept of Analogy
List of 18 words
(breathe, breeze, crease, delight, donkey, eager, hockey, kidney, lease, plead, queen, recent, respond, screech, sleeve, squeak, steam, zebra)
The Girl Who Loved Wild Horses by Paul Goble
Discuss the story being read
Place Value & Addition
Research on Flatworms and Roundworms and where they live.
How earthworms benefit gardeners.
Create a mealworm habitat and add mealworms to it to observe.
Glossary Terms & Definitions
Read about the Jamestown Colony
What were some of the hardships of early settlers? How did they dress? Where did they live? What did they eat? (We went to Jamestown over the summer, so this was a great topic for a refresher course)
Virginia Company of London
Read: The Serpent Never Sleeps by Scott O’Dell