September 29th Spelling list

Colorado History
4th grade

1)  Manitou
2)  Cheyenne
3)  Arapahoe
4)  Comanche
5)  Kiowa
6)  Apache
7)  pemmican
8)  village
9)  buffalo
10) teepee
11) bonnets
12) yucca

Immigration Unit
5th Grade

1)    starvation
2)    famine
3)    aristocrats
4)    corruption
5)    carpenters
6)    mason
7)    heritage
8)    disease
9)    political
10)    economic
11)    Norway
12)    Sweden
13)    France
14)    Germans
15)    Denmark
16)     England

Posted on September 28, 2008 | No comments so far
Spelling Sept 22nd

5th
1) immigration
2) emigration
3) American
4) native
5) colonists
6) communist
7) descendants
8) refugees
9) independence
10) hardships
11) industrial
12) factories

4th
1) reservations
2) Mesa Verde
3) territory
4) military
5) explorers
6) settlers
7) Colorado
8) native
9) American
10 Chief Ouray
11 Kit Carson
12) Coloradans

Posted on September 21, 2008 | No comments so far
Sept 15-19 / Sept 8-12 2008

As expected, many of the students had difficulty with the spelling last  week. I am going to use the same spelling list for the upcoming week. We are still using these words in our lessons this week so the students will be exposed. We are still learning the meanings of the words so that will help as well.

1) descriptive
2) writing
3) elaborate
4) sensory
5) language
6) vivid
7) detail
8) simile
9) hyperbole
10)metaphor,
11) figurative
12)symbolism
13)personification
14) modifiers
15) introduction
16) conclusion

Posted on September 12, 2008 | No comments so far
Spelling Sept 2-5th (Test on Monday Sept 8th )

1) noun  2) plural  3) regular  4) proper  5) improper  6) irregular  7) pronoun  8) subject

9) object 10) agreement  11) tense  12) past  13) present 14) verbs  15) action

16) linking  17) helping   18) adjectives  19) adverbs  20) prepositions

Posted on September 2, 2008 | No comments so far
Spelling Test will be on Tuesday September 2nd

The last 2 weeks have been rather difficult as far as spelling is concerned. Hopefully, things will begin to slow down and we will all be able to develop a routine. We will have a spelling test on Tuesday (Sept 2) and the next week we will have a short spelling test on Monday Sept 8th . After that, we will have spelling test on Fridays

Posted on August 31, 2008 | No comments so far
Spelling August 25th-29

Our Class  Looks Like and Sounds Like

1) learning
2) helpful
3) respectful
4) patient
5) safe
6) caring
7) good listeners
8) quiet
9) good workers
10) quality work
11) organized
12) polite
13) eager
14) engaged
15) motivated
16) friendly
17) responsible
18) prompt
19) healthy
20) knowledgeable

Posted on August 25, 2008 | No comments so far
Spelling August 18th-22nd

1) plot  2) setting  3) character  4) event  5)  purpose  6) author 7) importance  8) significance  9) vocabulary 10) connection 11) inference 12) schema 13) synthesizing 14 ) questioning  15) visualizing

Posted on August 18, 2008 | No comments so far
Spelling April 14- 18th

4th

1) reassure 2) motto 3) discrimination 4) Down’s syndrome 5) deviates 6) tremendous 7) challenges 8) aspire 9) fazed 10) integrity

5th 1) tectonics 2) phenomenon, 3) indication 4) caution 5) geologists 6) considerable 7) benefits 8) eruption 9) discharged 10)civilization

Posted on April 14, 2008 | No comments so far
4/5 th Grade Spelling April 7th-11th

4th grade students are studying Colorado History and 5th graders are preparing for a trip to the state capital. Five fifth graders will be selected depending on the outcome of a runoff we will be having at school.

1) constitution 2) amendment 3) impartial 4) inhabitant 5) executive 6 judicial 7) legislative

8) dictatorship 9) philosophies 10) transgressions 11) articles

12) Governor Bill Ritter 13) Senator Wayne Allard 14) Senator Ken Salazar 15)Representative Diana DeGette, 16) Representative Marilyn Musgrave, 17) Representative John Salazar, 18) Representative Mark Udall,19) Representative Bob Beauprez,

20) Representative Joel Hefley , 21) Representative Tom Tancredo

Posted on April 6, 2008 | Just one comment so far
March 17th-21st

From Poetry Unit : Spelling Words for 4th and 5th

1)  limerick
2)  autobiographical
3)  acrostic
4)  cinquain
5)  diamante
6)  epitaph
7)  haiku
8)  ballad
9)  narrative
10)  couplet
11)  sonnet
12)  verse
13)  romanticism
14)  tanka
16)  shape
17)  lyric

Posted on March 16, 2008 | Just one comment so far
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