Miss Niedringhaus February 8, 2016
- Identify the main purpose of a text, including what the author wants to answer, explain, or describe.
- Know and use various test features to locate key facts or information in a text efficiently.
- Compare and contrast the most important points presented by two texts on the same topic.
- Identify the main topic of a multi-paragraph text as well as the focus of specific paragraphs within the text.
- With guidance and support from adults and peers, focus on a topic and strengthen writing as needed by revising and editing.
- Write Informative/Explanatory texts in which they introduce a topic, use facts and definitions to develop points, and provide a concluding statement or section.
- Recall information from experiences or gather information from provided sources to answer a question.
Spelling/Phonics: Vowel –r: wor
word, wordy, work, workmanship, workshop, world, worm, worry, worse,
worship, worst, worth, worthy, fireworks, network, silkworm
Vocabulary: abbreviation, article, exhale/inhale, summary
Text: A Drop of Blood and Breathe In, Breathe Out: Learning About Your Lungs
Math: Topic 10: Place Value to 1,000
Lessons Include: Comparing Numbers
Problem Solving: Look for a Pattern