Reading Support

Virtue for April:  Care of Creation

Dear God, We thank You for Your many gifts: For the beauty of Creation, for clean water and fresh air, for food and shelter, for animals and plants.

Teach us to respect your creation and let our actions be a sign to others that You are working through us.   Amen

Kindness...
Pass it on....

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LEARNING TARGETS:  I Can...

First
Grade

segment and blend CVC words, CCVC words, and CVCC words
read and spell words with short and long vowels, glued sounds, consonant blends, consonant digraphs 
read and spell Level 1 trick words

Second 
Grade 

read and spell words with short and long vowels, consonant blends, consonant digraphs, r-controlled vowels, compound words 
add endings to base words, and form contractions
read and spell Level 1 and Level 2 trick words
tell how two things are alike or not
tell why an author writes a book 
tell how one event leads to another
write a descriptive paragraph

Third
Grade

read and spell words with short and long vowels, consonant blends, homophones, compound words
add prefixes and suffixes to base words, form contractions
read and spell Level 1, Level 2, and Level 3 tricky words
tell why characters act the way they do
tell how one event leads to another
identify the problem and tell how it is solved

Fourth
Grade

use knowledge of phonics to decode unfamiliar words
read and spell tricky words
learn the meaning of new vocabulary words 
read grade level texts fluently
use text details to draw inferences 
flip the question to write short responses 
cite two details to support a claim

Fifth
Grade

use knowledge of phonics to decode unfamiliar words
read and spell tricky words
learn the meaning of new vocabulary words
read grade level texts fluently
identify genre based on key words and text structure
use text details to draw inferences 
flip the question to write short responses 

Sixth
Grade

read grade level texts fluently
identify genre based on key words and text structure
use text details to draw inferences

Seventh
Grade

read grade level texts fluently
identify genre based on key words and text structure
use text details to draw inferences and answer questions 


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Parents,

Please encourage your child to practice their reading and language skills at home.  Mobymax.com. is a useful web-based tool we use in Reading Support. School log in is ny1176.

If your son or daughter does not remember their username and password, please contact me. Email is probably the best. 

Please do not hesitate to contact me with any questions or concerns. 

Best wishes!

Kathleen M. Ryan 

kryan5546@stagnes-school.org