March 2021

Mae Reaches for the Stars

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Listen and Read

Extend the Lesson

Sight Word Stars

Videos (1)

Games (1)

Skill-Building Sheets

Academic Standards


Reading Objective:

In honor of Women’s History Month, children will learn about Mae Jemison’s determination to become an astronaut.


Social Studies Focus:

Women’s History Month



SL.1.2 Discuss a video; L.1.4 Clarify words and phrases; RI.1.1 Key details; RF.1.3 Decode words; RI.1.5 Text features; RF.1.2.A Long/short vowels; RI.1.10 Read and discuss first-grade texts, L.1.1 Conventions of English when writing