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Each Slide represents one rotation cycle. The icons, fish, frog, rabbit, and squirrel, will each do the designated rotations, digital, buddy reading, writing, and teacher table (conferring) before the next mini-lesson and round of rotations. The icons (groups) order is changed periodically to keep the rotations engaging and not always start with the same group.
Write narratives in which they recount two or more appropriately sequenced events, include some details regarding what happened, use temporal words to signal event order, and provide some sense of closure.
Demonstrate command of the conventions of standard English grammar and usage when writing or speaking.
Print all upper- and lowercase letters.
Demonstrate command of the conventions of standard English capitalization, punctuation, and spelling when writing.
Capitalize dates and names of people.
Use end punctuation for sentences.
Use commas in dates and to separate single words in a series.
Use conventional spelling for words with common spelling patterns and for frequently occurring irregular words.
Spell untaught words phonetically, drawing on phonemic awareness and spelling conventions.