Students learn about hurricanes and their impact on Louisiana as well a show historical accounts reflect the culture of Louisiana and give insight into historical events. Students learn that history involves the sharing of memories and will understand the value and difference of firsthand and secondhand accounts.
Interactive PowerPoint & Editable
Background Knowledge (KWL)
Genre: Informational Text
Spelling with Tic-Tac-Toe AND Teacher Choice
Vocabulary (Context Clues with sentence, definition, interactive practice)
Domain specific: barometer, humidity, pressure, condensation
Listen to Story
Graphic Organizers: Printable (Informational text, main idea, and KWL)
Skills: text and graphic features, homophones, suffixes, compound words
Grammar: frequently confused words-(too, to, two; its, it's; there, they're, their
**This can connect to social studies and science.