Teaching With Books
Honeybees live in colonies. They collect nectar from flowers and make honey. The honeybee is just one kind of bee. There are about 20,000 different kinds of bees.
We use our fingernails as tools. We use them to scratch itches, peel fruit, undo knots, and much more. Fingernails are made of a protein called keratin. Skin and hair are also made of keratin.
Straight and strait are homophones. Finish the sentences with straight or strait.
When you are driving your boat through the ____, be sure not to turn left or right. Keep going ____ to avoid the rocks.
Write definitions for straight and strait. Use one of the homophones in a sentence of your own.
1. Is 1/6 + 1/8 >1/2 or <1/2?
2. Is 6/10 + 1/9 >1/2 or <1/2?
3. Is 1/5 + 2/3 >1/2 or <1/2?
Remember: > means greater than and < means less than.
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Eyewitness interviews, lesson plans, and other resources help students discover the history and lasting impact of World War II.