Week of October 8, 2012

Objectives for the week:
To read and understand informational text.
To read and understand newspaper, internet or magazine articles.

Core Content:
RI.5.1
RI.5.3
RI.5.4
RI.5.8

Monday:
Class will read and discuss Iditarod Dream.  This was carried over from last week due to testing. 
MODIFICATIONS: Reading selections will be read aloud, and answers will be recorded on overhead or Promethean as necessary.

Tuesday:
Students will take the Test over Iditarod Dream. 
EXTENSIONS: Compare the Conventions, Reading a News Story
 
Students will complete a comprehension worksheet regarding articles.
MODIFICATIONS: Reading selections will be read aloud, and answers will be recorded on overhead or Promethean as deemed necessary.

Wednesday:
Students will read and discuss article on rain and the water cycle. 
Students will complete a comprehension worksheet regarding articles.
MODIFICATIONS: Reading selections will be read aloud, and answers will be recorded on overhead (as deemed necessary).
EXTENSIONS: Race to the North Pole, Polar Exploration

Thursday:
Students will read and discuss weather related article. 
Students will complete a comprehension worksheet regarding articles.
MODIFICATIONS: Reading selections will be read aloud, and answers will be recorded on overhead (as deemed necessary).
EXTENSIONS: A Mars Rover, The Eight Planets

Friday:
No School
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