Q4 W8 week of May 7

TeacherDanielle Bartlett
Subject AreaELA & Social Studies
Grade Level5
Week #
Unit of InstructionModule 4
Standard(s) Taught
  • LAFS.5.RL.2.4: Determine the meaning of words and phrases as they are used in a text, including figurative language such as metaphors and similes.

·         LAFS.5.RL.2.6: Describe how a narrator’s or speaker’s point of view influences how events are described.

 

  • 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.
  • LAFS.5.RL.1.3: Compare and contrast two or more characters, settings, or events in a story or drama, drawing on specific details in the text (e.g., how characters interact).
Learning Targets and Learning Criteria

·         Students will provide a description of how a narrator’s or speaker’s point of view influences how events are described

·         Students will determine the meaning of unknown words and phrases using context clues in grade 5 texts

·         Students will provide a comparison and contrast of two or more events in a story or drama, drawing on specific details in the text.

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 re-teaching

·         Compare two events in a story

·         Determine important information about events in a story

·         Create an imovie trailer about the Civil War

·         Watch Zathura

·         Read The Golden Mare, the Firebird, and the Magic Ring

·         Read The Princess and the Pea

 

Assignments Due

·         Comic Strip Book Report 5/18

·         Compare two events in The Golden Mare 5/8

·         Compare authors point of view in stories

Additional Resources