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Mrs. Brennan's Summer Activities
Summer Reading List:
*Ready-to-Read Books (such as Henry and Mudge)
*I Can Read! (such as the Biscuit books)
*Cam Jansen by David Adler
*Magic Tree House by Mary Pope Osborne
*Junie B. Jones by Barbara Park
*Horrible Harry by Suzy Kline
Remember to read every day! Keep a Reading Response Journal just like we have done all year in class by writing about one of the following.
-What happened at the beginning, middle, and end of the story?
-What is the story mainly about?
- What problems did the characters have? How did the characters solve their problems?
-What is the setting of the story? What phrases in the text or illustrations helped you determine the setting?
-Who is telling the story? How do you know?
-What is the most important idea or part of the text?
-What is the text mostly about? How do you know?
-What are the main events in the text?
-Write down an unfamiliar word from the text. What do you think it means as it was used in the text? How do you know?
-Which text feature helped you better understand the concept of the text? Why?
-Practice fact fluency 0-10
-Practice addition and subtraction facts with and without regrouping