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					          Name:_____________________Date:_________
                                        Storytown Contract
                                                 Focus Skills                                   = Tested Skill
                                               Theme 6: Feats of Daring
                  Reading                                  Spelling              Robust Vocabulary
                  Lesson 28
                                                    Words with Latin Word
The Top of the World: Climbing
                                                           Parts
        Mount Everest                                                       1. summit – A mountain’s
         p. 724 - 739                               1. tractor
                                                                               summit is its very top.
 Genre: Expository Nonfiction
                                                    2. distract             2. accustomed – If you are
        On Top of the World                         3. traction                accustomed to something,
                  p. 742 - 743                      4. contract
 Genre: Poetry                                                                you are used to it because
                                                    5. attract                 it has been a regular part of
            Comprehension                           6. subtract                your life.
                                                    7. erupt
 Focus Skill: Fact & Opinion                       8. bankrupt             3. streamlined – A
                                                    9. interrupt               streamlined design is
 Focus Strategy: Summarize
                                                    10. abrupt                 efficient and has no
                  Fluency                           11. rupture                unneeded parts.
                                                    12. audio
 Focus on Phrasing                                                         4. essential – Something that
                                                    13. audible
                                                                               is essential is absolutely
                  Writing                           14. audience
                                                                               necessary.
                                                    15. auditorium
 Form: How-to Paragraph
 Trait: Convention
                                                    16. audition            5. secure – Something that is
                                                    17. verdict                secure is safe and not
                 Grammar                            18. diction                likely to give way.
                                                    19. dictate
 Adverbs - A word that describes, or
  modifies, a verb, an adjective, or another        20. predict             6. acclimate – If you
  adverb.                                                                      acclimate to something,
Sandra’s cat, which is very large, sleeps
                                                     Challenge Words           you adjust to a new
soundly.                                             21.   dictator            condition or environment.
                                                     22.   auditor
The climbers moved carefully up the                  23.   tractable
mountain.                                            24.   dictionary
                                                     25.   corruption
                  Home – School Connection & Contract Agreement
We have read this week’s Storytown Contract & School-Home Connection together and agree to complete it.
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                                             Storytown Contract
                                                Assignments
              Reading                                      Spelling                                     Fluency
               Lesson 28
The Top of the World: Climbing                  3x each                                    Passage      _______________
        Mount Everest                           ABC Order in planner                       Page #       ____________
         p. 724 - 739                           Practice Book – PB 168 (cursive)
 Listen to the story                            Spelling Binder p. 112 - 114               Cold read __________WPM
 Read story in class                                                                       Practice      __________WPM
 Read story at home                                                                        Final Read __________WPM
                                                         Grammar                           *Goal for next week ______WPM
 Think Critically p. 740

       On Top of the World
                                                Practice Book – PB 169                                     SME
                                                Grammar Binder p. 99 - 101
               p. 742 - 743                                                                Date         Subject       Score
 Read in class                                                                             ______      Reading        _____%
                                                           Writing                         _____       Reading        _____%
        Comprehension
                                                   Journal Writing                         _____       Reading        _____%
   Practice Book – PB 165 (Reader’s Guide)         Write a Paragraph (Fact & Opinion)      ______      Reading         _____%
   Practice Book – PB 166 – 167 (Skill)                                                    _____       Reading        _____%
   Daily Practice Book p. 140 - 144
                                                     Assessments                                   AR Score
       Robust Vocabulary                         Spelling Test                              Date    Book    Score
                                                 Grammar Test                              _____ __________ _____%
   Practice Book – PB 164                        Weekly Test
   Vocabulary Sentences
                                                                                           _____ __________ _____%
                                                 Fluency Assessment

                                                    Centers
  1. Word Study – vocabulary sentences                                                               Rotations
                                                      Group # ______                    Check off each center as you complete it.
  2. Reading – leveled readers
                                                      1.                                      A __________________
  3. Writing – writing card #138
                                                                                              B __________________
  4. Technology - SME                                 2.
                                                                                              C __________________
  5. Fluency – DIBELS books                           3.                                      D __________________
  6. Skills – spelling                                4.                                      E __________________
  7. Spelling/ Grammar – black binder                                                         F __________________
  8. Daily Practice - small workbook                                                          G __________________
                                                                                              H __________________