Big Idea:Today's lesson has a great science connection. Not only are we working on reading comprehension but students will also learn about the water cycle and understand why clean water is essential to living things.
Big Idea:Today's lesson has another great science connection. We are still working on reading comprehension strategies but students will also begin to understand why trees are so important to the environment and how they help get rid of green house gases.
Big Idea:Today we will read a text and combine those with the ideas we've already learned in our unit to write an opinion piece about what they think are the three most important ways to take care of the Earth.