Focus Wall
Essential Question: Why is it important to learn about people from the past?


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Phonics
Vowel pairs oa, ow
Contractions 've, 're
Phonograms -ow, -oat

Phonemic Awareness

Substitute Phonemes: Medial
Distinguish Vowel Sounds

Combine, segment syllables


Spelling Words
show, row, grow, low, blow, snow, boat, coat, road, toad




High Frequency Words
done, great, laugh, paper, soon, talk, were, work




Vocabulary


Selection Vocab
Tomas Rivera, Texas, born, library, people, stories, family, teacher

Oral Vocab

author, exactly, incomplete, permission, signature, welcomed

Domain-Specific Vocab

invention, artifact, country

Vocabulary Strategy

Synonyms



Comprehension Skill/Anchor Text
Anchor Text: Tomas Rivera


Target Skill: Sequence of Events

Target Strategy: Monitor/Clarify




Grammar: Future Tense
*Future tense using will
*Future tense using going to




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