Dear Family Member:
This week our class will focus on the patterns found in nature. We will also talk about the patterns of change in physical objects, such as the changes that happen to water at different temperatures.
Here are some activities that you can do with your child to help reinforce the skills we’ll be practicing.
Help your child play the game of picking one main idea, then using the picture to find details to support it.
Genre: Informational Text: Expository Text, CCSS RI.5.10, RI.4.7
Introducing the Concept: CCSS SL.5.1b,
Listening: Interactive Read Aloud, CCSS SL5.2
Strategy: Ask and Answer Questions CCSS SL.5.3
Skill: Main Idea and Key Details, CCSS RL.5.2
Phonics: Vowel Team Syllables, CCSS RF.5.3a, RF.5.4c
Fluency: Rate and Accuracy, CCSS RF.5.3a, RF.5.4c
Writing Traits: Ideas, CCSS, W.5.2b, W.5.10
Grammar: Main and Helping Verbs, CCSS L.5.1c, L.5.1b
Spelling: Vowel Team Syllables, CCSS L.5.2e
Vocabulary Strategy: Greek Roots, CCSS L.5.4b, L.5.4c
For a List of all CCSS Covered This Week Click Here