March 2020

Why Is This River Green?

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Academic Standards

 

Reading Objective:

Children will sequence the steps it takes for workers to turn the Chicago River green for St. Patrick’s Day.

 

Social Studies Focus:

holidays, St. Patrick’s Day

 

ELA Skills:

key details, vocabulary

 

Page 4 Skill:

read a chart

 

Vocabulary:

dye, disperses, environment

 

CCSS:

RI.2.1, RI.2.4, RI.2.10; SL.2.3