Q2W7-8 – Dec. 2 – 13

TeacherHeather DeRose
Subject AreaELA/SOCIAL STUDIES
Grade Level5
Week #16-17
Unit of InstructionELA: Using Details to Support Inferences SOCIAL STUDIES: 13 Colonies
Standard(s) Taught

SS.5.A.4.1

SS.5.A.4.2

SS.5.A.4.3

SS.5.A.4.4

LAFS.5.RI.1.1

LAFS.5.RL.1.1

LAFS.5.SL.1.1d

LAFS.5.L.3.4a

LAFS.5.W.1.2

LAFS.5.W.2.5

Learning Targets and Learning Criteria
  • Identify the economic, political, and socio-cultural motivation for colonial settlement 
  • Identify the important people associated with each of the 13 colonies
  • Compare the characteristics of the New England, Middle, and Southern colonies
  • Quote accurately from a text when explaining what the text says explicitly and
    when drawing inferences from the text.
  • Correctly use capitalization, punctuation, and spelling when writing, using references materials as needed
  • Be prepared to listen and participate in discussions, building upon ideas of others and expressing their own ideas clearly
  • Read and comprehend on grade level stories, dramas, and poetry independently 
  • Write informative/explanatory texts to examine a topic and convey ideas and
    information clearly.
  • With guidance and support from peers and adults, develop and strengthen
    writing as needed by planning, revising, editing, rewriting, or trying a new
    approach.

 

Classroom Activities

WHOLE GROUP:

  • Daily Starter
  • Information Writing Prompt – Medical Pioneers 
  • Using details to support Inferences – Ready Reading 
  • Social Studies – 13 Colonies 

CENTERS:

  • Vocabulary
  • Skill Builder – Newsela Inference – IXL H.3
  • Social Studies – Colonial Jobs – 7-9
  • i-Ready
  • Early Finishers – Cursive, Paragraph of the Week Writing, Grammar Task Cards, DEAR TIME 
Assignments Due

TUESDAY DEC. 3rd

13 Colonies Regions Collaboration Poster – In class Activity 

FRIDAY DEC. 6th

Vocabulary Formative 

Inference Formative 

Social Studies – Label the 13 Colonies Formative 

TUESDAY DEC. 10th

Social Studies Colonial America Notebook Check 

THURSDAY DEC. 12th

Writing Summative – Medical Pioneers 

FRIDAY DEC 13th.

Vocabulary Summative 

Inference Formative

13 Colonies Summative 

 

Additional Resources