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 Unit 2: 

                                

 

 

Story #6:  Animals Building Homes

Grammar:  More Plural Nouns

Phonics: Common Final Blends nd, ng, nk, ft, st, mp

Target Skill:  Text and Graphic Features

Target Strategy:  Question  

Vocabulary Strategies: Base Words and Prefixes un-, re-

 

Story #7:  The Ugly Vegetables

Grammar:  Proper Nouns

Phonics: Double Consonants and ck, Double Consonants (CVC)

Target Skill:  Conclusions

Target Strategy:  Analyze/Evaluate

Vocabulary Strategies:  Homophones

Problem/Solution ow, ou, oi, oy plural nouns compound words
Problem/Solution ow, ou, oi, oy plural nouns compound words
Problem/Solution ow, ou, oi, oy plural nouns compound words
Problem/Solution ow, ou, oi, oy plural nouns compound words
Problem/Solution ow, ou, oi, oy plural nouns compound words
 

double consonants ff & ss

 

   
 

word blender

   homophones
 

 

irregular plurals  
    more plural nouns

 

 

 

 

Story #8:  Super Storms

Grammar:  What is a Verb?

Phonics:  Consonant Digraphs th, sh, wh, ch, tch, ph

           Base Words and Endings -s, -ed, -ing

Target Skill:  Main Ideas and Details

Target Strategy:  Visualize

Vocabulary Strategies:  Compound Words

Make Inferences are, or, ore, ear proper nouns prefixes
Make Inferences are, or, ore, ear proper nouns prefixes
Make Inferences are, or, ore, ear proper nouns prefixes
Make Inferences    proper nouns prefixes
Make Inferences   proper nouns prefixes
Make Inferences   proper nouns prefixes
Make Inferences     prefixes
Make Inferences     prefixes
Make Inferences      
       
       

 

 

Story #9:  How Chipmunk Got His Stripes

 

Grammar:  Verbs in the Present

Phonics:  Base Words and Endings -ed, -ing

            CV Syllable Pattern

Target Skill:  Understanding Characters

Target Strategy: Summarize

Vocabulary Strategies:  Synonyms

Grammar

problem/solution

Phonics

ar, er, ir, ur

Comprehension

Skill & Strategy

Vocabulary Strategies

problem/solution

ar, er, ir, ur

 possessive nouns www.e-learningforkids.org/Courses/EN/L0701/index.html
problem/solution ar, er, ir, ur possessive nouns  www.internet4classrooms.com/skill_builders/opposites_language_second_2nd_grade.htm
problem/solution ar, er, ir, ur possessive nouns  www.arcademicskillbuilders.com/games/frog/frog.html
problem/solution ar, er, ir, ur possessive nouns  compound words
  ar, er, ir, ur  possessive nouns

compound words

 

 

 

Story #10:  Jellies

Grammar:  Verbs Present, Past, and Future

Phonics:  Contractions

Target Skill:  Fact and Opinion

Target Strategy:  Monitor/Clarify

Vocabulary Strategies:  Base Words and Suffixes -er, -est

Make Inferences oo, ue, ew  plurals and possessives prefixes
Make Inferences oi, oy, ou, ow  plurals and possessives  compound words
Make Inferences are, or, ore, ear  plurals and possessives  prefixes
Make Inferences ar, er, ir, ur  plurals and possessives  compound words
Make Inferences