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English Foundations II, Quarter 2

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Day 46*

*Handwriting
1. Print and complete today’s copywork.

*Proofreading
1. Print the worksheet and correct the punctuation.

Grammar
1. Watch the video about beginning sentences with conjunctions.

Vocabulary
1. Match the words to their definitions.

Day 47*

*Handwriting
1. Print and complete today’s copywork.

Reading
1. Read chapter 14 of “The Hobbit.”
2.OPTIONAL: Listen to someone read the chapter.

Writing
1. Open your document and add at least two sentences about the chapter. Where did Smaug go? Who stood up to him, and how did he know what to do? What was everyone talking about at the end of the chapter?

Vocabulary
1. Take a look at your new vocabulary words. Be sure to read the definitions at least twice!
2. Match the words to their definitions.

Day 48*

*Handwriting
1. Print and complete today’s copywork.

*Proofreading
1. Print page 1 of the PDF and complete the worksheet on homophones and homographs.

Grammar
1. Watch the video about the three ways to end a sentence.
2. Practice!

Vocabulary
1. Match the words to their definitions.

Day 49*

*Handwriting
1. Print and complete today’s copywork.

Reading
1. Read chapter 15 of “The Hobbit.”
2. OPTIONAL: Listen to someone read the chapter.

Writing
1. Open your document and write at least two sentences about the chapter. Who brought the dwarves news of Smaug’s death? Who came to the front gate, and what did the dwarves tell them?

Vocabulary
1. Take a look at your new vocabulary words. Be sure to read their definitions at least twice.
2. Match the words to their definitions.

Day 50*

*Handwriting
1. Print and complete today’s copywork.

*Proofreading
1. Print the PDF and circle the errors in the worksheet.

Grammar
1. Watch the video about commas.
2. Practice.

Vocabulary
1. Match the words to their definitions.

Day 51*

*Handwriting
1. Print and complete today’s copywork.

Reading
1. Read chapter 16 of “The Hobbit.”
2. OPTIONAL: Listen to the chapter.

Writing
1. Open your document and add at least two sentences about this chapter. What secret plan did Bilbo form? Why did he do it? Who did he meet near the end of the chapter?

Vocabulary
1. Take a look at your new vocabulary words. Be sure to read the definitions at least twice.
2. Match the words to their definitions.

Day 52*

*Handwriting
1. Print and complete today’s copywork.

Proofreading
1. Play extreme sentence surgeon!

Grammar
1. Watch the video about punctuating lists.
2. Practice!

Vocabulary
1. Match the words to their definitions.

Day 53*

*Handwriting
1. Print and complete today’s copywork.

Reading
1. Read chapter 17 of “The Hobbit.”
2. OPTIONAL: Listen to someone read the chapter.

Writing
1. Open your document and write at least two sentences about the chapter. How did Thorin react when he found out what Bilbo had done? Who came to attack them unexpectedly? Who came at the end to help?

Vocabulary
1. Try spelling the vocabulary words.

Day 54*

*Handwriting
1. Print and complete today’s copywork.

Proofreading
1. Practice your punctuation by playing Punctuation Speed Check.

Grammar
1. Watch the video about commas in correspondence.
2. Watch the video about commas in space and time.
3. Practice!

*Vocabulary
1. Print page 1 of the PDF and complete the crossword puzzle.