Lesson 5

Lesson 5

Reading:
 
Roberto Clemente, Pride of the Pittsburgh Pirates       BIOGRAPHY
by Jonah Winter --- illustrated by Raul Colon
*Access Student Book start on pg. 146
 
Target Vocabulary: stands, score, fans, league, slammed, pronounced, style, polish
 
Vocabulary Strategy: Prefix mis-
 
Phonics Skills: Words with long i spelled i, ie, igh
 
Comprehnsion Skills: Cause and effect -- tell how one event makes another happen and why
 
Comprehension Strategy: Visualize -- as you read, use selection details to picture what is happening
 
 
 
 
Written Language:
 
Plural Nouns with -s and -es:
  -A noun that names only one person, place, or thing is a singular noun. A noun that names more than one person, place, or thing is a plural noun.
  -Add -s to most singular nouns to form the plural.
       ex. The Egyptians played a ball game.
             The Egyptians played ball games.
             They ran from place to place.
             They ran to different places.
 
  -Add -es to singular nouns that end with -ch, -sh, -x, -ss
       ex. The dish was dirty.
             The dishes were dirty.
             Her dress was blue.
             She has many dresses.

 
 
 
Spelling:
 
Long i
 
Tic-Tac-Toe Menu -- see attachment at bottom of page
 

1. slight

2. mild

3. sight

4. pie

5. mind

6. tie

7. pilot

8. might

9. lie

10. tight

11. blind

12. fight

13. die

14. midnight

15. find

16. night

17. silent

18. frightening

 
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