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Essential Question: What can you learn from someone who is from another country?


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Phonics
Vowel combinations ou, ow
Vowel combinations oi, oy, au, aw


Spelling Words
how, now, cow, owl, ouch, house, found, out, gown, town


High Frequency Words
buy, city, family, myself, party, please, school, seven




Vocabulary
Teacher read aloud and Anchor Text vocabulary word Keynote


Selection Vocab: brushes, crates, crew, pails, rejoined, repaid, seventh, soccer, unloaded, unpack

Oral Vocab:
blossom, ledge, lugging, shady, shallow, cavern

Vocab Strategy:
Synonyms with introduction to thesaurus



Comprehension Skill/Anchor Text
Anchor Text:The New Friend
Target Skill: Understanding Characters
Target Strategy: Summarize






Grammar: Contractions






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