Journeys Weekly Lesson

  • Lesson 10 Focus Wall

    Essential Question:  What is special about animals that live in the ocean?

    Anchor Text: Jellies: The Life of a Jellyfish (Informational Text)

    Splash Photography (Informational Text)


    Foundational Skills

    High Frequency Words: because, better, go, me, old, really, right, they, was, you

    Phonics:  contractions

    Fluency: stress



    Target Vocab:  millions, choices, drift, simple, weaker, wrapped, disgusting, decide

    Grammar:  verbs:  past, present, future

    Vocabulary Strategies:  base words and suffixes- er and -est

    Spelling:  I’m, don’t, isn’t, can’t, we’ll, it’s, I’ve, didn’t, you’re. that’s, wasn’t, you’ve


    Comprehension Skills and Strategies

    Target Skill:  Fact and Opinion

    Genre: Informational Text