March 2021

¡Despega con Mae!

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Academic Standards


Reading Objective:

Children will analyze how Mae Jemison, a Black woman, realized her dream of becoming an astronaut.


Social Studies Focus:

Women's History Month


ELA Skills:

key details, writing, writing, vocabulary, opinion writing, using visuals


Page 4 Skill:

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RI.2.1, RI.2.4, RI.2.7, RI.2.10, L.2.1, W.2.1, SL.2.3


Guided Reading Level:



Lexile Level: 500L