lunes, 11 de mayo de 2009

GUIAS DE TRABAJO DE INGLES


NOTE: THE FOLLOWING EXERCISE IS NOT IN YOUR GUIDE, BUT IT WILL GIVE YOU SOME EXTRA POINTS. FROM THE GUIDE NUMBER 1 IN HISTORY AND ON, YOU WILL FIND THEM IN YOUR PAPERS.

Read the following statements, and afterwards fill in the blanks. You will find your answers in your history notebook.
Mexico had a conflict with France because a man wanted us to pay him the damage in his bakery, and we know this battle as the_______________.
He was the President who sold part of the Mexican Territoy, he was Antonio Lopez De _________________.
This was a territory in Mexico that declared its Independence in 1845, but later decided to be part of the U.S.A.
These persons fought to defend the Mexican Flag in the Castle of Chapultepec. They were__________
Texas border was in “The Nueces River” but they wanted to have more territory, so they said their territory ended in the ____________________.
When the United States took Mexico City, they had an important battle in this place, because they wanted to have their flag in the Castle of __________________.
It is the name of the document Mexico signed to give The U.S.A. part of its territory, including California and New Mexico.
HISTORY

GUIDE NUMBER 1
Investigate about Porfiriro Diaz, and the “Porfiriato”, then explain in a timeline what happened during that time. You must write a small paragraph explaining each date. Your timeline needs to have 10 different paragraphs.
Remember that you can use books, websites, or encyclopedias for your investigations, you must copy it in your history notebook,and make the timeline on a white sheet of paper.
Guide number 3
Using the timeline and the investigation you did in the guide number one. Now draw a cartoon explaining how was Mexico During the Porfiriato, do not forget to include something about the latifundios.

SCIENCE

GUIDE NUMBER 1
Read in your Science book pages C88 to C91 (What are clouds?), and answer the following questions in your Science Notebook.
1. How does a cloud form?
2. Describe the four kinds of clouds and the weather each may bring.
3. If you see large, dark gray clouds in the sky, What kind of weather is probably coming your way?


GUIDE NUMBER 2

Read in your Science book pages C94 to C97 (What happens to water in clouds?), and answer the following questions in your Science Notebook.
1. How do rain and snow form?
2. Where are four places on the earth water can be found?
3. What are the steps in the water cycle?
4. Make a drawing of the water cycle.

GUIDE NUMBER 3
Read in your Science book pages C100 to C105 (What causes storms?), and answer the following questions in your Science Notebook.
1. How does a thunderstorm form?
2. How and where do hurricanes form?
3. What is a tornado?
4. How is an ice storm different from a blizzard?
5. Pick one type of storm and describe how you can stay safe during it.
6. What causes most storms?

READING
GUIDE NUMBER 1
1. Read the story “Brave Irene” in your Reading book pages 200 to 218.
2. Find in the dictionary the meaning of the vocabulary words from the story write the definition in your reading notebook, and write one sentence with each word.
3. Write the story map. Remember to use complete sentences.
4. Answer your practice book pages 72, 73, 75, and 76.


GUIDE NUMBER 2
1. Read the story “More than anything else” in your Reading book pages 227 to 241.
2. Find in the dictionary the meaning of the vocabulary words from the story write the definition in your reading notebook.
3. Find 10 complete sentences in the story. Do not forget to underline the subject with red, the predicate with blue and to circle the verb with green.
4. Answer your practice book pages 82, 85, 86 , and 87.



GUIDE NUMBER 3
1. Read the story “Leah´s pony” in your Reading book pages 248 to 264.
2. Work with the vocabulary from the story in the way you already know; first give your prediction and write it with a pencil, then find in the dictionary the meaning of the words and write them in your reading notebook.
3. Write the plot mountain of the story. Remember to use complete sentences.
4. Answer your practice book pages 91,92 , 93, 95 and 96.
5. Write an anecdote about you and your pet. If you don´t have a pet write a letter to your parents explaining them why you want to have a pet. Remember to use complete sentences and to write at least half of a page.