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Essential Question: What happens on the train?


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Phonics
Short u
Consonants: qu, z

Spelling Words
up, nut, bug, hug, mud, tub


High Frequency Words
friend, full, good, hold, many, pull



Vocabulary

Teacher read aloud and Anchor Text vocabulary word Keynote

Selection Vocab

takes, conductor, train, window

Oral Vocab

alleys, dash, ferry, space, subways, sealed

Domain-Specific Vocab

habitat, diet, conservation

Vocabulary Strategy

Synonyms

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Comprehension Skill/Anchor Text
Anchor Text: Gus Takes the Train

Target Skill: Story Structure

Target Strategy: Analyze/Evaluate

Vocabulary Reader-Text only for fluency practice





Grammar: Adjectives-Color and Number

Adjectives




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