Reading Unit 6, Week 3

Stories We're Reading This Week...

This Week's Vocabulary

Check out these Astronaut Handbook links

A trip on the "Vomit Comet" (video)

Toilets in Space (video)

Click on the picture.
Click on the picture.

Click here or on the picture to read your reading book stories online.  


Your Username is your first and last name all together followed by "pt" 


Your Password is your student I.D. plus "pt"  

Click on the links below to learn more about our stories'  authors... 

Click here to visit your Scholastic News website.  


Once there, click on "Let's Go" to login.  

How It's Made: Paper Recycling

Similes--They are as useful as a screw driver.

Points of View

The two Three Little Pigs videos below show the same story but from different Points of View: 

The Pigs' Point of View: 

The Wolf's Point of View: 

Click here to visit our story's website...

Watch videos and learn more about Astronauts. 

Happy Birthday Dr. Seuss!


Visit Seussville for all things Dr. Seuss!  

Click on the picture to go to our Science page and learn more about Super Crocs.
Click on the picture to go to our Science page and learn more about Super Crocs.

Your Stories' Authors...

coming soon

Click on the link to start the activity.  

Videos That Go with our Stories

"A Harbor Seal Pup Grows Up" Videos

Cause and Effect

Story Questions Directions

 THINK             WRITE              VERIFY           PROOFREAD


Story Questions Directions


Do Questions 1-5.


1.  Reread the story.

2. Read the question until you understand what it’s asking.

3. Think about what your answer is. (Think)

4. Go back into the story and see if you can find the answer. (Verify)

5. On the white paper, write your answer in a clear and complete sentence.  Try to use some of the words in the question to begin your answer.  (Write)

6. Proofread your answer.  (Proofread)

  • ·     Check for:

a) That you answered the question completely;

b) capital letters at the beginning of sentences;

c) end marks and punctuation marks;

d) spelling