Language Arts

 First Quarter

In L.Arts- Reading-

Focus skill -characters and setting, locating information

Focus strategy- using different graphic organizers, using prior knowledge

Grammar: different kinds of sentences, simple and compound subjects and predicate, simple and compound sentences.

Phonics: short and long vowels, verbs- present and past, plurals and compund words

Writing: Finding evidences to support opinions

Second Quarter

Focus Skill: Fact and opinion, Cause and effect, Main Idea

Focus Strategy: visualization, Questioning, drawing conclusion and making inferences

Writing- We will be working on a narrative piece of writing.