Focus: Growing Expertise
Bend 3: Readers Can Think About What's the Same and Different In (and Across) Books
Readers become experts about a topic from a nonfiction book by writing about what they learned to show their understanding of the topic.
"10 Things I can Do to Help My World"
High Frequency Words
RF.K.3c Read common high-frequency words by sight.
Sound Spelling Pattern
Phonics and Phonemic Awareness
Bend 3: Vowels in Bigger Words
Word Scientists learn that not only does every word have at least one vowel, but every syllable does, too!
Word Scientists use syllables to help them write bigger words, by clapping out the syllables and making sure that each syllable has a vowel.
Word Scientists know that vowles can make more than one sound.