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Weekly News 


  

 

*February 19-February 23

 

 


  

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   **ELA Homework ...  Green folders coming home today.  Assignment is to be completed and signed by Thursday.  Thanks!!

 

Isazi/Sonadore Team Meeting...February 20

Amizade/Vanguard Team Meeting...February 22

Dress For Success Day...February 27

Science Case 21...February 28

ELA Case 21...March 5

Math Case 21...March 7

Spring Break...March 12-16

 

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Monday...no school

Tuesday...none

Wednesday...none

Thursday...Main Idea Quiz

Friday...none

 

 


 

This week, we are studying…

 

Reading... 

 

 

Read Alouds:

A River Ran Wild

 

Comprehension Focus:

*Unit 8-Summarizing

*make inferences to understand a narrative nonfiction story

*think about important ideas and supporting details in a narrative nonfiction story

 

Social Development Focus: 

*work responsibly during group work

*develop the skill of giving reasons for their opinions

*include everyone in and contribute to the group work

 

(Materials Needed: Reading Journals, Response Folders, Question Cards)

 


 

Writing... 

Writing Focus:

*Opinion Writing

*Author's Point of View

Social Development Focus:

*Building a writing community 

 

(Materials needed:  Journal, thesaurus, dictionary, graphic organizers)


 


 Vocabulary....

 

trading post, pelts, sawmills, gristmills, industrial revolution, pulp, decomposed, petitions greenway

 

 

 


 Grammar... 

 

 

  *Mountain Language (spiral review)

Week 15

 


 

 

 

***All objectives and test dates are subject to change.