|Unit of Instruction||Context Clues/Veterans Day|
ELA.3.V.1 Use grade level academic vocabulary appropriately.
|Learning Targets and Learning Criteria|
LA learning target: Reading- Using anchor charts and visual instruction, students will identify the meaning of unknown words using 1 of 5 types of context clues.
Writing: Students will plan out their writing on what makes a hero, edit it, and publish their final draft.
Social Studies Target: Students will learn about Veterans Day and the importance of recognizing those who have served our country.
*Students will view a powerpoint with sample vocabulary words to practice identifying unknown words using context clues.
*Veterans day quiz: Wednesday 11/10 (open notes)