Reading~ Unit 1 Week 1
We will be working from the McGraw-Hill Wonders program in reading which focuses on students ability to go back through a text and find "evidence" to answer questions and respond to writing prompts. Students will have 8 vocabulary words to study each week and will have a weekly vocabulary test. Students will also have a weekly Spelling test and Grammar quiz.
Weekly Concept: Good Ideas
Weekly Selection Vocabulary
Essential Question: Where do good ideas come from?
Genre: Fairy Tale
Skill Focus: Story Sequence/Plot
Vocabulary Strategy: Context Clues: Synonyms
6 Traits Writing: Ideas
Spelling/Phonics: Short Vowels
flattened original stale frantically
brainstorm official muttered gracious