Reading Target for Week of February 25:
Distinguish important ideas from unimportant information in order to identify key ideas or themes as I read (Does the detail matter? Does it impact the story?); Sift and sort information to answer questions and focus on bigger ideas, issues and concepts; Produce a main idea from a narrative selection that will focus on either a single paragraph or a series of paragraphs; Explain the difference between a stated and in implied purpose for an expository text.
Read Aloud: Maniac Magee by Jerry Spinelli _____________________________________________________________________________________
Book Club: There's a Boy in the Girls' Bathroom
AR Points - DUE Monday, March 25. Read AR book for 30 minutes each evening. Read books within the range of the results of your STAR reading test. Individual goals are set soon and must be a minimum of 10 points. Only appropriate level books count toward the points for the AR Party. The STAR has been administered to determine current and appropriate reading levels for each student. You should have received this report. Parents - Don't forget to use your password to monitor your child's progress.
Writing - Expository Unit