Story

‍Weslandia

Tripping Over the Lunch Lady

Exploding Ants

The Stormi Giovanni Club

The Gymnast

‍‍Comprehension Skill

Draw Conclusions (6)
Quia
StudyZone
Graphic Organizer
MrManko activities
Generalize (5)
Graphic Sources (3,5)
Generalize (5)
Draw Conclusions (6)
Quia
StudyZone
Graphic Organizer
MrManko activities

‍‍Comprehension Strategy

Questioning (1,5)
Before, during, and after question cards
Graphic Organizer
Predict & Set Purpose (3,6)
Sniffy & Fluffy
worksheet
Lesson plan
Important Ideas (3,5)
Online Graphic Map
Story Structure (2,6)
ReadWriteThink
Organize the story
Graphic Organizers
Visualize (2,3)
Techniques
poster
worksheet
Sketch to Stretch

‍‍‍Lesson Vocabulary






‍‍‍Vocabulary Strategy

Word Structure
Context Clues
Context Clues
Unfamiliar Words
Suffixes -ion -ish

‍Genre

Fiction
Realistic Fiction
Expository Text
Drama
Autobiorgraphy

‍Setting

Backyard Garden
Fifth grade life - mainly school
Nature
New home / new school
Old city (Chicago)
summer

‍‍‍Literature-based

‍‍activities






‍Spelling

MrNussbaum
Words from many cultures
Prefixes over- under- sub- super- out-
Homophones
Suffixes -able -ible
Negative prefixes

‍‍Grammar

Subject and Object pronouns
Pronouns & Antecedents
Possessive Pronouns
Indefinite & Reflexive Pronouns
Using who and whom

‍‍Writing

Picture Book
Friendly Letter
Formal Letter
Narrative Poetry
Autobiographical sketch

‍‍ video

Earth Your Home World
Dancing
Ants
How Fast Does Light Move
Fitness

‍‍Science/ Social Studies






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‍Webquests

Weslandia Webquest
Square Dance History Webquest
Animal Adaption Webquest
Welcome Team Webquest
Your Inspiration Webquest

‍‍Research

‍‍& Inquiry ideas

Ancient civilizations
Famous people who overcame obstacles
Animal adaptations
Human behavior adaptations
Gymnastics






‍‍Additional Resources by Unit

Waltke'sWeb
Everything Literacy
Elmhurst








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