Week of Oct 15, 2012

Objectives for the week:
To summarize the main points of a story and to restate the important information in the story in your own words. 
To understand common and proper nouns; abbreviations
To read and understand a personal narrative; to compare a personal narrative with nonfiction.

Core Content:
RL.5.6
RL.5.9
RI.5.6

Monday:
Listen for enjoyment and concentrate on the speaker.
Discuss summarizing and paraphrasing.
Use reread to clarify to increase involvement with the text.
Discuss vocabulary words.
Assignment: Pages 202-203
MODIFICATIONS: Reading selections will be read aloud, and answers will be discussed in a small group setting.
EXTENSIONS: Students will incorporate summarizing and paraphrasing into their discussions.

Tuesday:
Continue discussing summarizing and paraphrasing.  Common abbreviations
Read “Woodsong”.
Answer review questions.
Assignment: Pages 204-214.
MODIFICATIONS: Reading selections will be read aloud, and answers will be discussed.
EXTENSIONS: Advanced/Challenge Activities – Page 37.

Wednesday:
Continue discussing summarizing and paraphrasing as well as common and proper nouns.
Review correct answers for review questions.
Discuss analogies.
Assignment: Practice Book Page 37
MODIFICATIONS: Reading selections will be read aloud, and answers will be discussed.
EXTENSIONS: Advanced/Challenge Activities – Page 37.

Thursday:
Continue discussing summarizing and paraphrasing.  Common abbreviations.
Discuss analogies.
Assignment: Practice Book Pages 38
MODIFICATIONS: Reading selections will be read aloud, and answers will be discussed.
EXTENSIONS: Advanced/Challenge Activities – Page 38.

Friday:
Continue discussing summarizing and paraphrasing.
Administer reading test.
MODIFICATIONS: Accommodations will be made for students with readers and/or scribes.
EXTENSIONS: None
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