TeacherBarbara Perdisatt
Subject AreaELA/Social Studies
Grade Level5
Week #Q1W7 October 12-16
Unit of InstructionCause and effect relationships in Historical texts main idea/ details, Native Americans/Midwest Region of the US
Standard(s) Taught










Learning Targets and Learning Criteria

Identify relationships between two or more events or ideas or concepts in scientific or historical text.

Explain relationships between two or more events, ideas or concepts I scientific or historical text.  

Draw evidence from informational text to support analysis and reflection.

Conduct short research projects that use several sources to build knowledge through investigation of different aspects of a topic

Use context as clues to the meaning of a word or phrase.

Acquire and use academic and domain-specific words and phrases.

Classroom Activities

Ready Reading

I Ready

Greek and Latin roots worksheets lesson 6 unit review

grammar notebooks (possessive nouns)

Maps of the United States of America

Native American Unit packets


Assignments Due

formative – Science academic words
summative – spelling – Science academic words

             formative on all 12 Midwest states, including location and postal codes, and capitals

            formative on ELA – cause and effect/results

October 24 – Pumpkin Book Report – sheet went home on 10/07 with directions

Additional Resources

Evaporation – a process where liquid water is heated and changes to a gas.
Precipitation – a process where liquid and solid water particles fall from clouds in the form of rain, snow, sleet, or hail
Condensation – a process by which water vapor cools and turns into a liquid
Barometer – a weather instrument used to measure air pressure
Wind Vane – a weather instrument used to measure wind direction
Anemometer – a weather instrument used to measure wind speed
Thermometer – a weather instrument used to measure heat or air temperature
Hygrometer – a weather instrument used to measure the amount of humidity/moisture in the air
Rain Gauge – a weather instrument used to measure the amount of precipitation
Climate – long term weather conditions in a particular area