January 2019

A Chick Grows Up

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Listen and Read Together

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Help the Chicks Cuddle!

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Academic Standards


Reading Objective:

Children will sequence the penguin life cycle and articulate what happens at each stage.


Science Focus:

animal life cycles


ELA Skills:

key details, cause and effect, compare and contrast, vocabulary, sequencing, writing


Page 4 Skill:

read a life cycle



independent, Antarctica, krill, regurgitates, down, waterproof



RI.2.1, RI.2.3, RI.2.4, RI.2.10, RF.2.4.B, W.2.8, SL.2.2