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This week we will be starting Unit 2, Smart Solutions.

The concept question is:

What are smart ways that problems are solved?


We will be reading

Penguin Chick

by Betty Tatham.

This expository nonfiction selection gives information on the emperor penguin's life cycle and how animals adapt to solve the problems of their environment.

Comprehensions skill

Main Idea

Cross Curricular connections

Science concepts:

adaptations, life cycles, ecosystems.

Grammar focus

common and proper nouns

Spelling pattern

Syllable patterns V/CV, VC/V