Q2W4

WEEKLY CHECKLIST

Monday

Ready Reading: Introduction (160-161)

iReady

Spelling Practice

Text Features

Tuesday

Ready Reading: Brrr… Polar Bears in the Arctic (162-163)

iReady

IXL: K.1, LL.3

Text Features

Wednesday

Ready Reading: How Plants Live in a Desert (164-165)

iReady

Writing – Introduction to Opinion Writing

Social Studies – Regions

Thursday

Ready Reading: Oddball All-Stars (168-172) *GRADED ASSIGNMENT

Vocabulary Practice

iReady

IXL: K.1, LL.3

Friday

Spelling Summative – **GRADED ASSIGNMENT

Vocabulary Summative – **GRADED ASSIGNMENT

Complete any unfinished work from this week. 

WEEKLY STANDARDS/ SPELLING AND VOCABULARY

Social Studies: Geography

SS.3.G.1.1 – Use thematic maps, tables, charts, graphs, and photos to analyze geographical information

ELA Activities: Students will participate in small group learning in addition to whole group instruction.  

ELA Learning Targets:

3.RI.2.5

  • Understand that text features help to organize text and make it easier to locate information
  • Use text features to locate information in a text

Writing Targets:

3.W.3.8 – Gather information from sources; take brief notes and sort evidence into categories.

  • Students will be able to demonstrate Informative writing skills through a series of writing prompts.

Students will take summative spelling and vocabulary assessments for Unit 2. Please review the following words from Unit 2 for the assessments.

Spelling

seal

speaks

green

freeze

field

teacher

lunch

cheek

cheese

watching

truth

shock

what

month

weather

screams

scratch

screens

spray

throw

knots

wrote

sign

knock

wrong

Vocabulary

*Solar System – the sun and all the planets, comets, and satellites that circle it

*Main – most important

*Telescope – a tool that makes faraway objects look closer

*Objects – things that you can touch or see; is against

*Entertainment – something that interests or amuses people

*Predictions – attempts at guessing beforehand

*Computers – electronic machines that store and organize information

*Passion – a very strong feeling or liking

*Admire – respect or think well of

*Concentrate – pay attention or think carefully about something

*Splendid – very good or beautiful

*Decorated – made to look better by adding pretty things

*Symbol – a picture or shape that stands for something else

*Darkened – made or became darker or blacker, so there is less light

*Securing – attaching or tying something so it doesn’t move

*Proper – correct

*Excitement – a feeling of being happy because something good has happened or will happen

*Useful- helpful