February Testing Schedule

February 7 – Jamestown Colony Quiz (SS)

February 14- Science Test ( Energy Pyramids, Food Webs, Abiotic and Biotic Factors)

February 21 – Economic Motivations for Colonization  Quiz (SS)

February 28 – Biomes Quiz (Biomes notes, foldable, crossword puzzle, and matching)

*All dates subject to change*

February 4 – February 8

 

Science

We will be starting lessons on biomes and touching briefly on photosynthesis.

Social Studies

We will be finishing lessons on Jamestown colony and Roanoke Colony. We will be starting Economic Motivations for Colonization.

Reminders

Jamestown Colony Quiz February 7!

Nearpod Homework due to Google Classroom February 16!

 

Social Studies Notes

Unit Three: Jamestown Colony

Chapter 3 Lesson 2 in SS Textbook

Chapter 3 Lesson 1 in SS Textbook

Unit Three: Settlement Patterns of Early Colonists

Moctezuma and Cortes Passages

Clash of Cultures 1

The Columbian Exchange

European Explorers

European Explorer Chart

Chapter 2 Lesson  3 in SS Textbook

Chapter 2 Lesson  2 in SS Textbook

Chapter 2 Lesson  1 in SS Textbook

Chapter 1 Lesson 3 in SS textbook

Chapter 1 Lesson 2 in SS textbook

Chain of Operations in the Aztec Empire

Aztec Empire

Mapping Tenochtitlan

Chapter 1 Lesson 1 in SS Textbook

Characteristics of Civilization

January 21-25

Science

We will be continuing on Abiotic and Biotic factors.

Social Studies

We will be continuing the early colonies in America. Where and why did colonist settle where they did?

Reminders

No School Monday!

Settlement Patterns of Early Colonists Quiz on Thursday 1/24! *Subject to change*

Nearpod Homework due to Google Classroom on Feb 1

January 14-18

Science

We will be starting on Abiotic and Biotic factors.

Social Studies

We will be continuing the early colonies in America. Where and why did colonist settle where they did?

Reminders

D.A.R.E. Graduation Wednesday at 11 am

Study for Food Webs Science Quiz this Thursday!

Nearpod Homework due to Google Classroom on Jan 18

January/February Vocabulary

Science

compost

decomposer

ecosystem

energy

estuary

food chain

food web

limiting Factor

predator

prey

producer

soil

species

topsoil

Social Studies

monarch

encomienda

class structure

missionary

drought

investor

cash crop

House of Burgesses

representative

pilgrim

Mayflower Compact

indentured servant

puritan

Northwest Passage

commerce

January 8-11

No Tuesday folders this week!

Science

We will be finishing up food webs and presenting Science Fair projects all week.

Social Studies

We will be moving onto the early colonies in America. Where and why did colonist settle where they did?

Reminders

Science Fair is Friday!

Study for Science Quiz next Tuesday!

Nearpod Homework due to Google Classroom on Jan 18