|Subject Area||ELA/Social Studies|
|Unit of Instruction||Module 2|
|Learning Targets and Learning Criteria|
Students will read, text mark, and answer comprehension questions about a nonfiction article. They will be focusing on identifying and explaining the purpose of informational text features.
Students will revise a ThinkCERCA comprehension/writing assignment on the computers.
Students will read and text mark a sample informational essay.
Students will identify the task, purpose, and audience of an informational writing prompt.
Students will perform a drama play, using proper fluency, tone, and expression.
Students need to be reading 20 minutes each night (Monday through Thursday). They should be reading a chapter book that can be used to complete their next book report.
Students need to read the article “Elections” and use the text marking strategy we have been practicing. Students also need to answer the comprehension questions attached to the article. This article will be due on Friday, November 3rd. We will be having a whole class discussion on the article in class on Friday.