Standards Addressed in Lesson:
• LAFS.5.RL.2.5 – Compare and contrast the overall structure of events, ideas, concepts, or information in two or more texts
5.w.3.9a – Draw evidence from literary texts to support analysis and reflection
5.L.3.6 – Acquire and use academic and domain-specific words and phrases
LAFS.5.RL.2.5 – Recognize words that signal particular structures
• LAFS.5.L.3.4 – Use Greek and Latin affixes and roots as clues to the meaning of a word.
• LAFS.5.L.3.6 – Acquire and use academic and domain-specific words and phrases.
• SS.5.A.5.1 – Identify and explain significant events leading up to the American Revolution.
• SS.5.A.5.2 – Identify significant individuals and groups who played a role in the American Revolution.
• SS.5.A.5.3 – Explain the significance of historical documents including key political concepts, origins of these concepts, and their role in American independence.
• SS.5.A.5.4 – Examine and explain the changing roles and impact of significant women during the American Revolution.
• SS.5.A.5.5 – Examine and compare major battles and military campaigns of the American Revolution.
• SS.5.A.5.6 – Identify the contributions of foreign alliances and individuals to the outcome of the Revolution.
• SS.5.A.5.7 – Explain economic, military, and political factors which led to the end of the Revolutionary War.
• SS.5.A.5.8 – Evaluate the personal and political hardships resulting from the American Revolution.
• SS.5.A.5.9 – Discuss the impact and significance of land policies developed under the Confederation Congress (Northwest Ordinance of 1787).
• SS.5.A.5.10 – Examine the significance of the Constitution including its key political concepts, origins of those concepts, and their role in American democracy.
Vocabulary – Lesson 20
Roots –Geo – earth, ground
1. Geographic – of or relating to the natural features, population, industries, etc. of a region
2. Geography – the natural features, population, industries, etc. of a region
3. Geologist – a person that studies rocks and soil in order to learn about the history of the earth.
4. Geology – the science dealing with the earth’s history as recorded in rocks and layers of soil; the rocks, land, and processes of land formation of a particular area.
5. Geoponics – the art of science of agriculture.
Affixes –Ab – away from Dys – bad, abnormal
1. Abstain – to choose not to do or have something.
2. Abdicate – to leave the position of being a king or queen; to fail to do what is required by a duty or responsibility.
3. Abnormal – different from what is normal or average; unusual especially in a way that causes problems.
4. Dysfunctional – the condition of having poor and unhealthy behaviors and attitudes withing a group of people; the state of being unable to function in a normal way.
5. Dyslexia – a condition in the brain that makes it hard for a person to read, write, and spell.