David Hamelin
Education in a culture of excellence
Daily 5
​DAILY FIVE

​WORD WORK

It is your job to work on increasing your written and spoken vocabulary, as well as work  your punctuation, grammar and spelling errors.  

  1. complete word work activities weekly

  2. Use links below

 

Listen to Reading

Choose a variety of selections-articles, fiction and non fiction to best suit your interests and learning goals

1.​Enriched Vocabulary site
2. thesaurus​ or dictionary
extras:
Learn to type-typing club
 https://www.etymonline.com/-learn the origin or where words came from

Search favourite stories on youtube or use the following sites:

storylineonline(youtube)

epic books (student log in code-zjb8237)

http://www.storynory.com/

https://stories.audible.com/start-listen

youtube childrens stories

youtube audio books

story bee-various ages


                                ​WRITING

Everyone needs to practice their writing daily.  You must work on our daily ELA assignments during this time.  However, if there are no tasks assigned, you have the option to do one of the writing activities below as a  journal entry.

FINISH THE STORY OF YOUR CHOICE BELOW:


PARAGRAPH IDEAS



Main article: Travel Service 

The plane was ready to take off.  We were leaving the city on our way to…..

  • Where are you going?

  • What are you going to do?

  • What is the weather like?

  • Who is going?


kickass tornado. Newer Older 

Fear gripped their hearts as they saw the white funnel approach them. The roar was becoming deafening, sounding like a freight train.  They hid together ….

(Complete the story)


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Paragraphs
POINT OF VIEW
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​PERSUASIVE

Persuade in a letter

Write a persuasive letter that would persuade someone in our school division to let Grade 5 students end school a month earlier.


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