Dear Family Member:
This week our class will be discussing the benefits of teamwork. We will focus on how scientists work in teams that include people of all ages and backgrounds as they develop new products.
Here are some activities that you can do with your child to help reinforce the skills we’ll be practicing.
After reading two passages together, help your child identify the main idea and organize the supporting details.
Genre: Informational Text: Expository Text, CCSS RI.5.10, RI.4.7
Introducing the Concept: CCSS SL.5.1c
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: consonant + le Syllables, CCSS RF.5.3a, RF.5.4b
Fluency: Rate, CCSS RF.5.3a, RF.5.4b
Writing Traits: Organization, CCSS, W.5.2e, W.5.10
Grammar: Linking Verbs, CCSS L.5.2d, L.3.1a
Spelling: Consonant + le Syllables, CCSS L.5.2e
Vocabulary Strategy: Greek Roots, CCSS L.5.6, L.5.4b, L.5.4a
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