Lesson 15

  • Lesson 15: The Extra Good Sunday


    **Reread this selection at home to practice fluency.**

    ** This week's selection test will come from this story.**


    Target Skills:

    Comprehension Skill: Understanding Characters

    Comprehension Strategy: Infer/Predict

    Phonics Skill: Words with er, ir, ur, or

    Grammar Skill: Forming the Past tense

    Vocabulary Skill: Using a Thesaurus

    Target Vocabulary Words:

    anxiously    degrees    tense    ingredients

    recommended    remarked    festive    cross


    Vowel + /r/ Sounds in nurse

     nurse   work   shirt   hurt

    first   word   serve   curly

    dirt   third   worry   turn

    stir   firm   her   girl

    perfect    hamburger

    Helpful Websites:

    Practice Verb Tenses-- Be sure to select "past tense" in the game!

    Viper Verbs- Past Tense


    Read short passage and analyze each character's traits

    Character Traits


    Learn more about our story's author below

    Beverly Cleary