February 2021

Misty's Dream
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Academic Standards


Reading Objective:

Children will follow Misty Copeland’s journey from aspiring young dancer to inspiring Black ballet star.


Social Studies Focus:

Black History Month


Social-emotional Focus:

following dreams


ELA Skills:

key details, writing, writing, vocabulary


Page 4 Skill:

read a chart



leotards, potential, en pointe, audience



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


Guided Reading Level:



Lexile Level: 530L