Week 6 (11/20 & 11/21)

"A Turkey Tale: Ben Franklin Saw It, Not the Eagle, As the Nation's Symbol"
 
Reading Focus: Finding Relevant Textual Evidence (main idea & details)
Writing Focus: Persuasive Paragraph
Language Focus: Modals & Connotative Meaning (tone)
 
Monday: Group Read with Annotations, Short Constructed Response, Comprehension Quiz, Vocabulary Game
Tuesday: Persuasive Paragraph (suggesting a more modern national symbol)
Wednesday-Friday: Happy Thanksgiving Holiday! (no school)