Dear Family Member:
This week our class will be talking about making a plan to achieve a goal. We’ll also be learning about the steps involved in making plans and how taking these steps help us accomplish various tasks.
Here are some activities you can do with your child to help reinforce the skills we’ll be practicing.
Your child will look at the title and cover of a book and then read from the table of contents. From this information, your child will determine a theme of the book and write a brief description of the theme.
Genre: Folk Tale, CCSS RL.5.1, RL.5.10
Introduce the Concept: Build Background, CCSS SL.5.1b
Listening: Interactive Read Aloud, CCSS SL.5.2, RI.5.1
Strategy: Make Predictions, CCSS RL.5.1
Skill: Theme CCSS RL.5.2
Phonics: Contractions, CCSS RF.5.3a, RF.5.4b
Fluency: Contractions , CCSS RF.5.3a, RF.5.4b
Writing Traits: Organizations, CCSS W.5.4, W.5.10
Grammar: Possesive Nouns, CCSS L.3.2d
Spelling: Contractions, L.5.2e
Vocabulary Strategy: Words in Context CCSS L.5.6, L.5.5a, L.5.4a