Unit 3 Week 2 Centers

Writing Center (Minor Grade)
Create an accordion foldable. 4 columns and a title, your name,
homebase and writing center written on the back.
Column 1:Natural disasters: List 4 types of disasters that
affect people’s lives.
Column 2: Leadership Roles: List 4 things that a leader
can do to help people affected by disasters.
Column 3: Concerns for others: Write what concerns you
have for people affected by disasters.
Column 4: Conclusions: Summarize your previous
columns
Reminder: This is a quiz grade.
Social Studies/ Science Center (Minor Grade)
Create a foldable with 4 flaps. On the back put your name, date,
homebase, and writing center.
Flap 1 Hurricane Irene- 4 facts about Hurricane Irene from
www.timeforkids.com/news/wake-irene/12231
Flap 2- Haitian Earthquake -4 facts about the earthquake in
Haiti from www.timeforkids.com/news/haiti-one-yearlater/11531
Flap 3- Wildfires in Western US- 4 facts about the wildfires
in the western US from www.timeforkids.com/news/wildfiresblaze-across-west/99576
Flap 4- Oklahoma Tornadoes- 4 facts about the tornadoes in
Oklahoma from www.timeforkids.com/news/tornadodevastates-oklahoma-town/93961

Due: Tuesday, November 18, 2014
Reading Center (Classwork Grade)
Read Facing the Storm. Copy the theme chart below.
Using the story, complete details from the story that
supports the theme.
Detail 1:
Detail 2:
Detail 3:
Theme:

Word Study Center (Classwork Grade)
Using the YOUR TURN practice workbook,
complete workbook page 117. Tear it out and
turn it in. If you do not have your workbook,
please use a regular sheet of paper for this
assignment.

Unit 3 Week 2 Centers
Writing Center (Minor Grade)
Create an accordion foldable. 4 columns and a title, your name,
homebase and writing center written on the back.
Column 1:Natural disasters: List 4 types of disasters that
affect people’s lives.
Column 2: Leadership Roles: List 4 things that a leader
can do to help people affected by disasters.
Column 3: Concerns for others: Write what concerns you
have for people affected by disasters.
Column 4: Conclusions: Summarize your previous
columns
Reminder: This is a quiz grade.
Social Studies/ Science Center (Minor Grade)
Create a foldable with 4 flaps. On the back put your name, date,
homebase, and writing center.
Flap 1 Hurricane Irene- 4 facts about Hurricane Irene from
www.timeforkids.com/news/wake-irene/12231
Flap 2- Haitian Earthquake -4 facts about the earthquake in
Haiti from www.timeforkids.com/news/haiti-one-yearlater/11531
Flap 3- Wildfires in Western US- 4 facts about the wildfires
in the western US from www.timeforkids.com/news/wildfiresblaze-across-west/99576
Flap 4- Oklahoma Tornadoes- 4 facts about the tornadoes in
Oklahoma from www.timeforkids.com/news/tornadodevastates-oklahoma-town/93961

Due: Tuesday, November 18, 2014
Reading Center (Classwork Grade)
Read Facing the Storm. Copy the theme chart below.
Using the story, complete details from the story that
supports the theme.
Detail 1:
Detail 2:
Detail 3:
Theme:

Word Study Center (Classwork Grade)
Using the YOUR TURN practice workbook,
complete workbook page 117. Tear it out and
turn it in. If you do not have your workbook,
please use a regular sheet of paper for this
assignment.