Homework for Grade 5 Consortium – 22nd January, 2019

Homework for Grade 5 Consortium – 22nd January, 2019

Homework

  • Reader

Directions: Read each sentence given below. The definition of each bold word has been provided for you. Write two to four antonyms of the bold word.

  1. “Reader, you may ask this question; in fact, you must ask this question: Is it ridiculous for a very small, sickly, big-eared mouse to fall in love with a beautiful human princess named Pea?” (Chapter 5, page. 32)

ridiculous: absurd, bizarre

antonyms: ____________________________________________________________

  1. “He pushed past her and dug furiously through a pile of paper scraps, until he uncovered a thimble with a piece of leather stretched across its open end.” (Chapter 6, page. 35)

furiously: fiercely, savagely

antonyms: ____________________________________________________________

  1. “’I honor you’ was what the knight said to the fair maiden in the story that Despereaux read every day in the book in the library.” (Chapter 7, page. 40)

honor: celebrate, glorify

antonyms: ____________________________________________________________

  • Math – Math homework is assigned on Google Classroom.

 

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