Mrs. Burk


 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Important dates/Reminders:

 
 
Friday, May 12~6th Grade Dance @ 7pm
 




 

                   

 

 


 

 

 

 

BOX TOPS!!

Please send in any Box Tops you come across.  The school collects these to earn money to benefit the students.  There will be a contest each quarter to see which class can collect the most!

1st quarter winner-Mrs. Cox's class 

2nd quarter winner-Mrs. Clemmon's class

3rd quarter winner-Mrs. Remington's class

 

POP TABS!!  

We are also collecting pop tabs for the Ronald McDonald House Charities!  Classes can win a school competition!

 

4/24~4/28

Reading:  Logs due on Monday for 5 points!  This week we will finish The Lightning Thief and present bag reports.    

 

Language Arts:  Spelling test 29 and Fix IT 29 will be FRIDAY.

1.pedal

foot operated lever used to control a mechanism

Noun

I pressed my foot down on the gas pedal.

     

2.dentures

artificial teeth

Noun

Dentures will replace her real teeth.

     

3.podium

lectern from which to deliver a talk

Noun

An orator delivered a speech from a podium.

     

4.peddler

one who travels and sells items to people

Noun

A peddler sold watches on the street corner.

     

5.vocalize

to make a sound or speak

Verb

To vocalize is to speak or make a sound.

     

6.memorable

something important that won't be forgotten

Adjective

I will never forget that memorable day.

     

7.pedestrian

a person who travels on foot

Noun

The pedestrian walked across the street.

     

8.vocalist

a singer

Noun

Their lead vocalist sang like an angel.

     

9.manager

one who directs others or controls things

Noun

The store manager tells employees what to do.

     

10.pedestal

support or base, often for display

Noun

The statue stands on a stone pedestal.

     

11.vocation

career or job

Noun

A teacher's vocation is teaching.

     

12.manifest

show or display

Verb

He will manifest his joy by showing a smile.

     

13.centipede

long segmented insect with many tiny legs

Noun

A wormlike centipede has many tiny legs.

     

14.memoir

a story of personal experience

Noun

The singer wrote about his life in his memoir.

     

15.mortal

being able to die, deadly

Adjective

He lived in mortal fear of the dog next door.

     

16.dental

relating to the teeth

Adjective

Flossing is important for good dental health.

     

17.memorial

a monument or event that honors someone

Noun

The big memorial reminds us of the soldiers.

     

18.mortified

humiliated, degraded, or shamed

Verb

He mortified me with his terrible behavior.

     

19.dentist

a doctor trained to take care of teeth

Noun

The dentist showed me how to care for my teeth.

     

20.tripod

three-legged stand or base, often for a camera

Noun

The standing tripod keeps the camera steady.

     

21.impede

to stop the progress of; slow down

Verb

A road block will impede the flow of traffic.

     

22.pediatrician

a specialist or doctor for children

Noun

The pediatrician gave her small patient a shot.

     

23.pedometer

device to measure how far one walks or runs

Noun

My pedometer shows that I walked one mile.

     

24.mannequin

a dummy used to display clothes

Noun

The dress is displayed on a store mannequin.

     

25.memorabilia

objects collected due to historical interest

Noun

He collects historical war memorabilia.

     

 

 

 

Social Studies:  We will continue our unit on Ancient Rome.