This is an iteractive smartnotebook that guides teachers in teaching Journeyss Lesson 17. It also includes interactive opening routines/activities to be used each day of the week for students to manipulate related to lesson 17 spelling-long i, lesson 17 vocabulary, lesson 27 grammar focus-pronouns and subject verb agreement. It includes guiding questions while teacher introduces anchor text Luke Goes to Bat, writing activities for Luke Goes to Bat, sequencing activity for target comprehension skill for lesson 17. There is a compare and contrast cooperative activity for students to read Luke Goes to Bat and Jackie Robinson. I have included activities students can complete each day in interactive notebooks for writing. Days 1 to 4 are labeled on each slide. There is an extension activity included if you have access to readingatoz.com, so that your students have access to text other than Journeys.