Story

My Brother Martin

Jim Thorpe's Bright Path

How Tia Lola Came to Visit Stay

A Gift from the Heart

The Man Who Went to the Far Side of the Moon

Comprehension Skill

Cause & Effect (2,3)
Internet4classrooms
Quia
Graphic Organizers
Fact & Opinion (2,3)
Quia
Sequencing (1,4)
StudyZone
Worksheets
Graphic organizer
Generalize (3)
Graphic Sources (3,4)
Moon phases calendar
Full moon dates

Comprehension Strategy

Questioning (1,2)
Before, during, and after question cardsGraphic Organizer
Summarize (1,4)
StudyZone
Fortune Teller
Online Plot Diagram
Somebody/Wanted/ But/So
Inferring (2,3)
EThemes
MrManko activities
HaveFunTeaching worksheets
Predict & Set Purpose (3,4)
Sniffy & Fluffy
worksheet
Lesson plan
Background knowledge (1,2)
ReadWriteThink - K-W-L Chart
Making Connections
Graphic Organizers

Genre

Biography
BookNutsReadingClub List
Biography
BookNutsReadingClub List
Realistic Fiction
BookNutsReadingClub List
Drama
Scholasic
Expository Text

Setting

Atlanta, Georgia
Indian Boarding Schools
Carlisle, PA
Vermont Farmhouse
Texas prairie
Moon

Tested Vocabulary

Quia

Quia

Quia

Vocabulary Skill

Root Words
Multiple Meaning Words
Unfamiliar Words
Bookmark
Unfamiliar Words
Bookmark
Multiple Meaning Words

Literature-based

activities

MLK Jr. - Biography.com
Jim Thorpe - Biography.com



Spelling

MrNussbaum
Schwa
Prefixes mis-, non-, pre-, re-
Suffixes -less,
-ment, -ness
Suffixes -ful,
-ly, -ion
Words with Silent Consonants

Writing

Taking Notes
Poem
Description
Comic Book
Historical Fiction

Grammar

Captial Letters
Song
Abbreviations
Combining Sentences
Commas
Quotations and Parentheses

Social Studies


PBS - Indian Boarding Schools

Comanche People

Science





MrNussbaum - Moon

Videos

Brainpop
Martin Luther King Jr.
Civil Rights
Brainpop
Paraphrasing
Social Networking
heart
Moon

Webquests

MLK Webquest
Career Webquest
New House Webquest
The Gift of the Magi Webquest
Moon Phases Webquest

Research

& Inquiry

Equal Rights
People who faced and overcome challenges
Jim Thorpe baseball card
Cultural Traditions
People who made sacrifices
Influential People


















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