Week 1

Our Anchor Text is an excerpt from Because of Winn-Dixie by Kate DiCamillo.  Our target skills are story structure, point of view, and flashback.  We will be discussing narrative writing and our focus trait is word choice.  We will be working on  syllable decoding using the vowel-consonant-vowel pattern.  During our second week, we will be reading Because of BookEnds, an informational text.  Our vocabulary words are: comfort, mention, mood, properly, intends, consisted, positive, advanced, peculiar, and talent.