Q3, W3 Jan 22

TeacherDanielle Bartlett
Subject AreaELA & Social Studies
Grade Level5
Week #23
Unit of InstructionModule 3
Standard(s) Taught

·         LAFS.5.RI.1.2: Determine two or more main ideas of a text and explain how they are supported by key details; summarize the text.

·         LAFS.5.RL.3.9: Compare and contrast stories in the same genre on their approaches to similar themes and topics.

·         LAFS.5.RL.1.2: Determine a theme of a story, drama, or poem from details in the text, including how characters in a story or drama respond to challenges or how the speaker in a poem reflects upon a topic, summarize the text.

·         LAFS.5.L.3.4: Determine or clarify the meaning of unknown and multiple meaning words and phrases on grade 5 reading and content, choosing flexibly from a range of strategies.

·         LAFS.5.SL.1.1: Engage effectively in a range of collaborative discussions (one-on-one, in groups, and teacher-led) with diverse partners on grade 5 topics and texts, building on others’ ideas and expressing their own clearly.


Learning Targets and Learning Criteria

·         Students will provide a statement of a theme of the text including how characters in a stoy respond to challenges.

·         Students will provide a summary of the text.

·         Students will provide a comparison and contrast of stories in the same genre in their approaches to similar themes.

Classroom Activities


·         Small group learning centers – students will work in small groups to further enhance concepts introduced in whole group instruction. Center rotations include reading, writing, computer work (ThinkCERCA & ixl), vocabulary, ipads (ixl), and teacher conferencing/small groups instruction for further individualized work (writing conferencing, main idea practice).

·         Rti – Daily – istation and individual and small group support and reteaching

·         Willy Maykit in Space – reading and journal entry (summary of chapter read)

·         Daily writing prompts

·         Nearpod – main ideas

·         Spelling test

·         Writing assessment

Assignments Due


Homework – due 1/26

Main Ideas Nearpod – 1/22/18

Response to “Sleds on Boston Common” 1/24

Compare and contrast two stories – 1/26

ixl.com R.6 & U.3

Additional Resources

Spelling Words:

1. prefix

2. preclude

3. presume

4. preparation

5. preliminary

6. predicament

7. predator

8. predictable

9. prediction

10. preference

11. prehistoric

12. prescribe

13. prescription

14. prevention

15. precaution