Benchmark Weeks 1-3
Continents and Oceans Quiz
|Subject Area||ELA & Social Studies|
|Unit of Instruction||Review and Routines|
Standards Addressed in Lesson:
• SS.5.G.1.1 – Interpret current and historical information using a variety of geographic tools.
• SS.5.G.1.2 – Use latitude and longitude to locate places.
• SS.5.G.1.3 – Identify major United States physical features on a map of North America.
• ELA.5.C.3.1 – Follow the rules of standard English grammar, punctuation, capitalization, and spelling appropriate to grade level.
• ELA.5.R.1.1 – Analyze how setting, events, conflict, and characterization contribute to the plot in a literary text.
• ELA.5.R.1.3 – Describe how an author develops a characters perspective in a literary text.
|Learning Targets and Learning Criteria|
• Students will explain geographic features on a physical map
• Students will describe information found on a political map
• Students will identify the lines of latitude and longitude
• Students will locate absolute locations using latitude and longitude
• Students will explain the purpose of latitude and longitude lines
• Students will explain geographic features on a physical map of North America
• Students will describe the key geographic features of North America
• Students will analyze characters of a story using details to support their analysis.
• Continents and oceans
• Regions and Climates of the US
• Read The Wild Robot
• Classroom discussion of chapters read each day
• Grammar morning work
• Centers – writing, spelling/vocab, research, reading fluency, specific skill practice
• Vocab/spelling test – 9/2 – Formative
• Grammar quiz – 9/2 – Formative
• The Wild Robot comprehension of chapters read 8/31 – Formative
• Regions and climates of the US
• Continents and Oceans
Cred – believe
De- dis- opposite, against
1. Credential – a quality, skill, or experience that makes a person suited to do a job.
2. Credible – able to be believed; reasonable to trust or believe.
3. Creditor – a person, bank, or company that lends money to someone.
4. Creed – a statement of the basic beliefs of a religion; an idea or set of beliefs that guides the actions of a person or group.
5. Incredulous – not able or willing to believe something; feeling or showing a lack of belief.
6. Displace – to take the job or position of someone or something; to force people or animals to leave the area where the live; to move something so that it is no longer in its original or regular location.
7. Disgrace – to cause someone to feel ashamed; to cause someone or something to lose or become unworthy of respect or approval.
8. Decode – to find or understand the true or hidden meaning of something; to change (secret messages, documents) from a set of letter, numbers, and/or symbols you cannot understand into words you can understand.
9. Deprive – to take something away from someone or something; to not allow to have or keep something.
10. Decline – to become lower in amount or less in number; to become worse in condition or quality; to say that you will not or cannot do something.
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