Q1 WK 1 (08/16 – 08/20)

TeacherTammy Kisgeropoulos
Subject AreaELA/Social Studies
Grade Level4th
Week #1
Unit of InstructionRules and Procedures
Standard(s) Taught

ELA.K12.EE.1.1 Cite evidence to explain and justify reasoning.
ELA.K12.EE.2.1 Read and comprehend grade-level complex texts proficiently.
ELA.K12.EE.3.1 Make inferences to support comprehension.
ELA.K12.EE.4.1 Use appropriate collaborative techniques and active listening skills when engaging in discussions in a variety of situations.
ELA.K12.EE.5.1 Use the accepted rules governing a specific format to create quality work.
ELA.K12.EE.6.1 Use appropriate voice and tone when speaking or writing.

Learning Targets and Learning Criteria

Students will practice 4th grade speaking and listening skills, appropriately engage in collaborative activities and discussions, and read and comprehend texts on a 4th grade level.

Classroom Activities

• Create posters and skits to demonstrate classroom rules and expectations
• Team-building activities: “saving Fred”
• Read aloud: Each Kindness
• Growth Mindset: learn how the brain works and relate it to learning in the classroom
• Brown bag get to know you activity
• Book “tasting
• Introduce ELA Morning Work
• Introduce 5 genres for Book Tasting

Students will write complete sentences to describe and share information.
• 7-Up sentences
• Note taking on 5 genres for Book Tasting
Social Studies
Identify physical features of Florida including state symbols.
Complete a note-taking guide with facts and details about all major state symbols.
Design a new state flag using knowledge gained about Florida.

Assignments Due

Wednesday- Brown bag get to know you activity
Friday – ELA Morning Work quiz – Diagnostic- No grade taken

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