Weekly News

"In teaching others we teach ourselves"  - Proverb

This week we are reading, "The Earth Dragon Awakes" and our focus is on sequence of events...looking specifically at details in the text for summarizing and determining author's purpose.

Essenntial Question:  How do natural disasters affect people?

Vocabulary skill/strategy:  synonyms

Spelling: words ending in -ed or -ing, including dropping y and doubling the final consonant