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Essential Question:
Why do mountain climbers need to be well prepared?



Comprehension

Target Skill: Text and Graphic Features

Target Strategy: Infer/Predict


Vocabulary

Strategies: Analogies


Quizlet


Spelling/Decoding

Phonics:
Suffixes -less, -ness, -able



Spelling Word Strategy:
Suffixes -less and -ness


Spelling City Games for Kids


Fluency
Expression


Grammar

Skill: Words That Compare


Background Knowledge

BrainPop: Mt. Everest

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BrainPop: Glaciers

YouTube Video: Avalanches

Why is Mt Everest so tall? TED Talk