Focus Wall
Essential Question: What do farmers need to grow food?


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Phonics
Vowel pairs ai, ay
Contractions 'll, 'd
Phonograms -ay, -ain

Phonemic Awareness
Substitute Phonemes: Medial
Substitute Phonemes: Final

Spelling Words
play, grain, sail, mail, may, rain, way, day, stay, pain




High Frequency Words
first, food, ground, right, sometimes, these, under, your




Vocabulary


Selection Vocab
chocolate, favorite, paddies, vegetables

Oral Vocab

disappointed, eagerly, fancy, scampered, slippery, spotted

Domain-Specific Vocab

crop, livestock, orchard

Vocabulary Strategy

Multiple-Meaning Words



Comprehension Skill/Anchor Text
Anchor Text: Where Does Food Come From?


Target Skill: Author's Purpose

Target Strategy: Summarize




Grammar: Names of Months, Days, and Holidays
Comas in Dates




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