Reporting Period Concepts

Spelling: Vowel Diphthongs, prefixes: pre-, re-, post-, co-, Suffixes: -er, -est, -ed, -ing, Consonant Sounds /k/, /s/, Consonant Changes

* (Omit Units 6, 12, 18, 24, 30, & 36)

Grammar: Week 1: Sentences, Week 2: Subjects/Predicates, Week 3: Sentence Combining, Week 4: Sentence Combining/Complex Sentences, Week 5: Run-on-Sentences, Week 6: Common/Proper Nouns

Reading: Elements of Poetry

Composition: Journal Writing

*(Prompts will be written on the board. Students must write 10 or more sentences.
At midyear, they will need to make sure they are writing more than 15 sentences.)

Handwriting: Through writing assignments 

Math: Fractions

Social Studies: Industrial Revolution, Expansion, Lewis and Clark - Manifest Destiny, War of 1812, Free Enterprise System, Immigration, Railroad Expansion

Science: Properties of Matter: mass, magnetism, relative density, volume, physical states, solubility in water, ability to conduct or insulate thermal or electrical energy, and float and sink.