September 2018

Weekends in My Community

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Weekends in Three Communities

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Academic Standards


Reading Objective:

Children will compare and contrast the three main kinds of communities and will describe their own community in a writing activity.


Social Studies Focus:

three kinds of communities


ELA Skills:

compare/contrast, main idea/details, key details, vocabulary, writing, automaticity


Page 4 Skill:

key details



community, orchard, rural, suburban, urban



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