September 2017

Furry Friends

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Listen and Read

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What Did the Zookeeper Say?

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Academic Standards


Reading Objective:

Children will learn about friendship from best friends—a lion cub and tiger cub! They will also write about their own friends’ qualities. 


National Social Studies Standard:

Individual development and identity


National Science Standard:

Characteristics of organisms


Next Generation Science Standard:

LS2.D Social interactions and group behavior



SL.1.2, RI.1.1, RI.1.10, L.1.1f