Becky Campbell

Mohawk Trails Elementary

Carmel Clay Schools

4242 E. 126th Street (Map It!)

Carmel, IN 46033

(317) 844-1158 ext. 1514

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"How do we get what we need?" That is the big question we are exploring in this unit. To answer it, we are reading, writing, and talking about goods and services and the things people need. Be a part of our exploration! With your student, use the words below in conversations about our big question.

bring, worker, earn, count, service, ship, neighborhood, factory, delivery, store

We will focus on the following skills and strategies in Unit 3: 

  • Author's purpose-Why did the author write the text?  Can your child explain PIE to you?
  • Making connections-What does this text remind you of?  Today we.....  Long ago we... , I remember when...  Now...  ,In this book...  In another book...
  • Categorize-To what group do these things belong?
  • Central message-What is this text mostly about?

Important Dates

Important Dates:

Veteran's Day program - Friday, November 11 - 8:30-9:30 am



Homework Assignment Sheet

High Frequency Words Practice suggestions

Spelling Practice suggestions

The NWEA assessment widget is located on your MyCCS. The NWEA is Carmel Clay School's standardized assessment. You will find information about the assessment as well as suggestions to help you prepare your first grader for the MPG (K-2 version of the assessment).

NWEA assessment-widget