Dear Family Member:
This week our class will discuss the useful things we can learn from nature. We will focus on how living things, including human beings, depend on other living things.
Here are some activities that you can do with your child to help reinforce the skills we’ll be practicing.
You will work together to think of a story. Then help your child write some sentences about its theme and other details.
Genre: Literature, Realistic Fiction, CCSS RL.5.1, RL.5.10
Introducing the Concept: CCSS SL.5.1b, SL.5.1d
Listening: Interactive Read Aloud, CCSS SL5.2
Strategy: Reread, CCSS SL.5.1
Skill: Theme, CCSS RL.5.2
Phonics: Open Syllables, CCSS RF.5.3a, RF.5.4b
Fluency: Expression and Phrasing, CCSS RF.5.3a, RF.5.4b
Writing Traits: Word Choice, CCSS, L.5.5, W.5.10
Grammar: Verb Tenses, CCSS L.5.1c, L.5.1d
Spelling: Open Syllables, CCSS L.5.2e
Vocabulary Strategy: Context Clues, CCSS L.5.4a, L.5.5a
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