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Weekly News 


  

 

**February 11 - February 15**

 

  

                                                              

 

  

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**Due to the short week, there will be no homework packet this week.

 **Progress Reports....Tuesday, Feb. 12

 

 

  

 

 

 

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Monday...none

Tuesday...Explanatory Writing

Wednesday...none

Thursday...none

Friday...none 

 

 


 

This week, we are studying…

 

Reading... 

 

 

Read Alouds:

Various nonfiction articles (Pros and Cons)

 

 

Comprehension Focus:

*Unit 7-Analyzing Text Structure

(expository nonfiction texts)

*analyze how information is organized

*explore articles for Pros and Cons

*Identify text structures (sequence, cause/effect, compare/contrast)

*Independent Daily Reading (IDR)

 

Social Development Focus: 

*work responsibly during group work

*include everyone in and contribute to the group work


 

(Materials Needed: Making Meaning Workbook, Response Folders)

 


 

Writing... 

Writing Focus:

Explanatory Writing

Social Development Focus:

*Building a writing community 

 

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


 


 Vocabulary....

 

 

 


 Grammar... 

 

 

  *Mountain Language (Week 19)

 

 


 

 

 

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