Tuesday, May 9, 2017

Homework Number 4-39 (05/09/2017)

Please return your signed permission slip for the zoo trip on 5/25/2017.  There is no money due for this trip. 

Math
Blue Handbook
p. 300, numbers 6-8
p. 304, numbers 4-19

Please finish both sides of the worksheet.

Science
Reread pages 519-523 in your textbook and answer questions 1, 4, and 5 on page 523.

Classwork:
Use your iPad to complete the following activities.

Part One:
1. Write a definition for the word amphibian.
2. Describe the adaptations that allow amphibians to breathe in wet environments.
3. Describe amphibian metamorphosis.
4. Find a YouTube video that shows an amphibian in motion.  Try to describe the connection between the animal’s movement and its backbone/spine.

Part Two:
1. Write a definition for the word reptile.
2. Define internal fertilization and explain how this adaptation is beneficial to reptiles.
3. Describe amniotic eggs and explain how this adaptation is beneficial to reptiles.
4.Find a YouTube video that shows an amphibian in motion.  Try to describe the connection between the animal’s movement and its backbone/spine.



ELA
Use each of your new word generation words in a sentence.  Each sentence should reflect your understanding of the word's meaning.

Social Studies
Think about the question we have asked ourselves this year: “Is the United States the land of liberty?”  Do you think that the United States is the land of liberty today?  Answer in two paragraphs with a claim, counterclaim, and rebuttal.  Use evidence from your own life and current events.

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