Week of November 26

Objectives for the week:
To analyze the organizational structure of text. 
To understand subject and object pronouns. 
To read and understand nonfiction; to compare nonfiction texts. 

Core Content:
RL.5.4
RI.5.2
RI.5.4
RF.5.3
RF.5.3a

Monday: 
Listen for enjoyment and concentrate on the speaker.
Discuss main idea and details.
Adjust reading rate to increase involvement with the text.
Discuss vocabulary words.  Students will write sentences with each vocabulary word.
Assignment: Pages 296-297
MODIFICATIONS: Reading selections will be read aloud, and answers will be discussed as a group.
EXTENSIONS: Students will incorporate main idea and details into their discussions.

Tuesday:
Continue discussing main idea and details.
Read “Oceans”.
Answer review questions.
Assignment: Pages 310
MODIFICATIONS: Reading selections will be read aloud, and answers will be discussed as a group.
EXTENSIONS: Advanced/Challenge Activities – Page 56.

Wednesday:
Continue discussing main idea and details.
Review correct answers for review questions.
Discuss antonyms.
Assignment: Practice Book Pages 56-57
MODIFICATIONS: Reading selections will be read aloud, and answers will be discussed as a group.
EXTENSIONS: Advanced/Challenge Activities – Page 57.

Thursday:
Continue discussing main idea and details.
Discuss reference sources.
Assignment: Practice Book Page 58
MODIFICATIONS: Reading selections will be read aloud, and answers will be discussed.
EXTENSIONS: Discussion main idea and inferences will be elaborated upon by researching various aspects of Oceans on the internet.

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