Module One: Nature

I can...

  • Recount stories, including fables and myths from diverse cultures; determine the central message, lesson, or moral and explain how it is conveyed through key details in the text
 
  • Describe characters in a story and explain how their actions contribute to the sequence of events
 
  • Determine the meaning of words and phrases as they are used in a text
 
  • Determine the main idea of a text; recount the key details and explain how they support the main idea
  • Use text features and search tools to locate information efficiently
 
  • Use information gained from illustrations and the words in a text to demonstrate understanding of the text
 

Building Foundation

Listening and Speaking - Brain Pop Video

Ways We Can Partner Talk...

Text Structure Signal Questions & Signal Words

Text Structure Posters


Fables

Tumblebooks - In the Tumblesearch box, select "Subjects", "Fables" and chooseAesop's Fables

Aesop's Fables - YouTube Channel

Short Stories: Fables

Hare and the Tortoise

Tops and Bottoms

 

Myths

Persephone & Demeter

Myths Around the World

Midas Touch

Why a Possum's Tail is Bare

Why Mosquitoes Buzz in People's Ears

Why Mosquitoes Buzz in People's Ears- Rags to Riches quiz

Anansi the Spider


Informational

Penguin Chick

Vocabulary Practice

Brain Pop: Penguins

March of the Penguins Game

Penguin Facts (Notebook file)

Penguin World

Discover More: Penguins

Ants

Spiders

 

 

Vocabulary

Word Girl: Power Words

Word Girl: Worrrd Up!


Why a Possum's Tail is Bare

Tier 1 - creator, bushy, possum, council fire, cricket, barber, stretched

Tier 2 - honor, jealous, bragged, motivation, vain, sweeps


Hare and the Tortoise

Tier 1 - course

Tier 2 - set, challenge


Tops and Bottoms

Tier 1 - hare, tortoise, radishes, beets, tassels

Tier 2 - profit,cheated, clever, debt, harvesting, risky, grunted, scowled, wealth

Tier 3 - plucked, scooped


Why Mosquitoes Buzz in People's Ears

Tier 1 - owlet, dawn, deaf

Tier 2 - plotting, mischief, fault, punish

Tier 3 - timid, summons, tidbit, satisfied, lumbered, prowling


Anansi the Spider

Tier 1 - wise

Tier 2 - deserved, gift, Game Skinner

Tier 3 - globe of light, cushion, rogue, shrewd, cunning


Penguin Chick

Tier 1 - down, webbed, waterproof, flippers, pecks

Tier 2 - parents, frozen, shuffle, steer, echoes, preen, rushes, adapt

Tier 3 - toboggan, scoop, snug, shrimplike


Spiders

Tier 1 - abdomen, spinnerets, cocoon, orb web, spiderlings

Tier 2 - arachnid, silk glands, silk, trap, prey, venom, paralyze, ballooning


Ants

Tier 1 - drag, busy, crickets

Tier 2 - verse, stanza, meal

 

Scott Foresman Reading Street
Unit 1
Unit 2
Unit 3
Unit 4
Unit 5
Unit 6

Unit 1, Week 1 - BOOM TOWN

Vocabulary Practice

Read-Aloud: Prairie Town

Brain Pop Movie - Money

WayBack: Gold Rush

Mike's Teaching T-Shirts

California Gold Rush

Pecos Bill ThinkQuest

Boom Towns

Brain Pop Movie - Gold Rush

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Realism/Fantasy

Tina's World: Real or Make Believe?

Realism vs. Fantasy

Reading Skills Rocket

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Activate/Use Prior Knowledge

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Vocabulary:Context Clues

boom, business, coins, fetched, laundry, mending, pick, skillet, spell, bustle, nuggets, prospector

PowerPoint - Vocabulary and Review Questions

Interactive Vocabulary Review Game (Notebook file)

Vocabulary Quia

Vocabulary Quia 2

Homonyms

A Feast of Homonyms

Word Confusion

Homonyms Worksheet

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Phonics: Short Vowels (VCCV)

Unit 1, Week 2 - WHAT ABOUT ME?

Vocabulary Practice

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Sequence of Events

Sequencing Fun

Sequence of Events

Story Scramble

Reading Exercises

Reading Skills Rocket

Reading Skills Rocket 2

The Ant and the Grasshopper

Test Tutor

Test Tutor 2

Test Tutor 3

Test Tutor 4

Test Tutor 5

Test Tutor 6

Test Tutor 7

Sequencing Practice

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Summarize

Summarizing - Travel Journal

Into the Book - Summarizing

Flip Book for Retelling

Reading Skills Rocket

Reading Skills Rocket 2

Reading Skills Rocket 3

Reading Skills Rocket 4

Reading Skills Rocket 5

Reading Skills Rocket 6

Reading Skills Rocket 7

Reading Skills Rocket 8

Reading Skills Rocket 9

Reading Skills Rocket 10

Reading Skills Rocket 11

Test Tutor

Test Tutor 2

Test Tutor 3

Test Tutor 4

Test Tutor 5

Test Tutor 6

Test Tutor 7

Test Tutor 8

Test Tutor 9

Test Tutor 10

Test Tutor 11

Test Tutor 12

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Vocabulary:Word Structure

carpenter, carpetmaker, knowledge, marketplace, merchant, plenty, straying, thread, stunned, wanderer

Interactive Vocabulary Review Game (Notebook file)

Vocabulary Quia

Vocabulary Quia 2

Compound Words

Breaking Down Compound Words

Compound Words Quiz

Compound Words Quiz 2

Compound Words Quiz 3

Compound Words Quiz 4

Compound Words Lesson

Crazy Compound Words

Compound Words - Matching

Compound Words - Matching 2

Compound Words - Matching 3

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Phonics: Plural -s and -es

Grammar Gold

Plural Play

Unit 1, Week 3 - ALEXANDER, WHO USED TO BE RICH LAST SUNDAY

*Click on story title for audio

Vocabulary Practice

Money PowerPoint

The United States Mint

U.S. Mint for Kids

The History of Money

Explore Money

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Sequence of Events

Go to WHAT ABOUT ME?

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Visualize

Into the Book - Visualizing

Artistic Response

Bookmark

Dramatic Response

Gallery Images

Guided Imagery

Response Worksheet

Story Wheel

Visualizer

Visualizing Song

Visualizing Poster

Doodle Splash

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Vocabulary:Reference Sources

college, dimes, downtown, fined, nickels, quarters, rich, positively, token

PowerPoint - Vocabulary and Review

Interactive Vocabulary Review Game (Notebook file)

Glossary or Dictionary

Harcourt Grammar Glossary

Test Tutor: Use a Dictionary

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Phonics: Base Words and Endings (-ed, -ing-, -er, -est)

Fish 'Em Up! 2

Unit 1, Week 4 - IF YOU MADE A MILLION

*Click on story title for audio

Vocabulary Practice

Video

Brain Pop Movie - Interest

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Realism/Fantasy

Go to BOOM TOWN

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Monitor & Fix Up

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Vocabulary:Context Clues

amount, check, earned, expensive, interest, million, thousand, value, worth, afford, feat

PowerPoint - Vocabulary and Review

Vocabulary Quia

Interactive Vocabulary Review Game (Notebook file)

Multiple-Meaning Words: Context Clues

Words in Context

Context Clues Tutorial

Context Clues Video

Context Clues: Rags to Riches

Context Clues: Pop-Ups

Wordmaster

Quia Quiz

Kids' Lab

 

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Phonics: Long Vowel Digraphs

Unit 1, Week 5 - MY ROWS & PILES OF COINS

*Click story title for audio

Vocabulary Practice

Thumb Piano

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Character and Setting

Test Tutor

Compare and Contrast Characters

Drawing Conclusions with Characters

Character Scrapbook

Setting Match

When Did the Story Happen?

Reading Skills Rocket

Reading Skills Rocket 2

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Story Structure

Story Elements Quiz

Elements of a Story

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Vocabulary:Word Structure

arranged, bundles, dangerously, errands, excitedly, steady, unwrapped, wobbled, astonishment, confident, scoffed

 

Unit 2, Week 1 - PENGUIN CHICK

Vocabulary Practice

Brain Pop: Penguins

March of the Penguins Game

Word Girl: Power Words

Word Girl: Worrrd Up!

Penguin Facts (Notebook file)

Penguin World

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Main Idea and Details

Main Idea Tutorial

Main Idea Online Quizzes

Test Tutor

Test Tutor 2

Test Tutor 3

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Graphic Organizers

Test Tutor

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Vocabulary: Context Clues

cuddles, flippers, frozen, hatch, pecks, preen, snuggles, rookery, squid

Interactive Vocabulary Review Game (Notebook file)

Synonyms

Synonyms Columns

Double Rhyme Match

Super Synonyms

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Phonics: Syllables (V/CV, VC/V)

Unit 2, Week 2 - A DAY'S WORK

*Click story title for audio

Vocabulary Practice

Brain Pop: Immigration

Celebrate Hispanic Heritage

Captain Huggy Face's Freeze Frame Game

Cooking with Maya and Miguel

Mexico

Story Review Quia

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Character

Go to MY ROWS AND PILES OF COINS

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Visualize

Go to ALEXANDER, WHO USE TO BE RICH LAST SUNDAY

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Vocabulary: Context Clues

excitement, gardener, motioned, sadness, shivered, shocked, slammed, coarse, convinced

Interactive Vocabulary Review Game (Notebook file)

A Day's Work Quia

Unfamiliar Words: Context Clues

Go to IF YOU MADE A MILLION

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Phonics: Syllable Pattern C + le

Unit 2, Week 3 - PRUDY'S PROBLEM

*Click story title for audio

Vocabulary Practice

Go Go Diego!

You're in Charge

Beat the Bully

To Cheat or Not to Cheat

Smithsonian Kids: Collecting

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Main Idea and Details

Go to PENGUIN CHICK

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Monitor and Fix Up

Go to IF YOU MADE A MILLION

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Vocabulary: Dictionary

collection, enormous, realize, scattered, shiny, strain, clutter, indescribable, inspiration

Interactive Vocabulary Review Game (Notebook file)

Unfamiliar Words: Using a Dictionary

Go to ALEXANDER, WHO USE TO BE RICH LAST SUNDAY

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Phonics:Compound Words

Go to WHAT ABOUT ME?

Unit 2, Week 4 - TOPS AND BOTTOMS

*Click story title for audio

Vocabulary Practice

Animals of the World

What Are the Parts of Plants?

Brain Pop: Plant Growth

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Author's Purpose

Test Tutor

Test Tutor

Types of Text Game

Types of Text Quiz

Author's Purpose Links

Author's Purpose Poster

Author's Purpose Lesson

Identifying the Author's Purpose

Author's Purpose

Author's Purpose PowerPoint

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Predict

Dig It!

Predictions/Evidence Chart

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Vocabulary: Context Clues

bottom, cheated, clever, crops, lazy, partners, wealth, cornstalk, debt

Interactive Vocabulary Reivew Game (Notebook file)

Antonyms

Antonym Hangman

Antonym Match

Antonym Match 2

Antonym Match 3

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Phonics: Consonant Blends (spl, thr, squ, str)

Unit 2, Week 5 - WILLIAM'S HOUSE

*Click story title for audio

Vocabulary Practice

Colonial House: Dress Me Up

Brain Pop: Thirteen Colonies

A Room in Time

The Pilgrim Story

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Draw Conclusions

Reading Rocket

Reading Rocket 2

Drawing Conclusions with Characters

Inferences Mini-Lessons (Mandy Gregory)

Into the Book - Inferring

What Word Am I? (Game)

Card Game

What Can You Infer?

What Can You Infer? - part two

Inference Battleship

20 Questions

 

Inferring Sheet

Inferring Poster

Inferring Emotions

Inferring Song

Making Inferences

What Can You Infer?

What Can You Infer 2?

Inference Battleship

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Ask Questions

Questioning Mini-Lessons (Mandy Gregory)

Into the Book - Questioning

Before, During, After Questions

QAR Poster

Questioning Song

Questioning Poster

Applying QAR to Pictures (Technology lesson)

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Vocabulary: Context Clues

barrels, cellar, clearing, pegs, spoil, steep, fashioned, halt, succotash

Interactive Vocabulary Review Game (Notebook file)

Quizlet

Unfamiliar Words (Using Context Clues)

Go to IF YOU MADE A MILLION

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Phonics: Consonant Digraphs (sh, th, ph, ch, tch)

 

Unit 3, Week 1 - THE GARDENER

Helping Plants Grow Well

Plants and Animals in the Local Enviornment

Reading Ring and Professor Garfield

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Cause and Effect

Stealing Home

Flippy's Adventure

Flippy's Adventure 2

Reading Skills Rocket

Reading Skills Rocket 2

Reading Skills Rocket 3

Reading Skills Rocket 4

Reading Skills Rocket 5

Reading Skills Rocket 6

Test Tutor

Test Tutor 2

Test Tutor 3

Test Tutor 4

Test Tutor 5

Test Tutor 6

Test Tutor 7

Test Tutor 8

Test Tutor 9

Test Tutor 10

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Story Structure

Go to MY ROWS AND PILES OF COINS

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Vocabulary: Word Structure

beauty, blooming, bulbs, doze, humor, recognizing, showers, sprouting

Interactive Vocabulary Review Game (Notebook file)

Vocabulary Quizlet

Endings

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Phonics: Contractions

Contractions Tutorial

Fly By

Type the Contraction

Contractions Match

Contractions Match 2

Apple Contractions

Contractions Game

Contractions Song

Brain Pop Movie - Contractions

Unit 3, Week 2 - PUSHING UP THE SKY

Brain Pop: Native Americans

Brain Pop: Galileo Galilei

Native Americans: Photo Gallery

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Author's Purpose

Go to TOPS AND BOTTOMS

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Summarize

Go to WHAT ABOUT ME?

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Vocabulary: Glossary

antlers, imagined, languages, narrator, overhead, poked, bumped, randomly

Interactive Vocabulary Review Game (Notebook file)

Unfamiliar Words: Using a Glossary

Go to ALEXANDER, WHO USE TO BE RICH LAST SUNDAY

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Phonics: Prefixes

Go to MY ROWS AND PILES OF COINS

 

Unit 3, Week 3 - NIGHT LETTERS

A Walk in the Woods

Synonym Sam's Lab

Word Play

Flood

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Draw Conclusions

Go to WILLIAM'S HOUSE

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Ask Questions

Go to WILLIAM'S HOUSE

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Vocabulary: Word Structure

blade, budding, dew, firefiles, flutter, notepad, patch, nectar, scratchy

Interactive Vocabulary Review Game (Notebook file)

Compound Words

Go to WHAT ABOUT ME?

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Phonics: Words with Spellings of /j/, /k/, /s/

 

Unit 3, Week 4 - A SYMPHONY OF WHALES

Brian Pop: Underwater World

National Geographic: Beluga Whales

Whales on the Net

Life Size Blue Whale

Whales!

Whale Songs

Beluga Whales

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Generalize

Quia Matching Game

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Answer Questions

Go to WILLIAM'S HOUSE

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Vocabulary: Context Clues

anxiously, bay, blizzards, channel, chipped, melody, supplies, surrounded, symphony, neighboring, waterproof, yelping

Interactive Vocabulary Review Game (Notebook game)

Vocabulary Quia

Vocabulary Spelling City

Unfamiliar Words: Context Clues

Go to IF YOU MADE A MILLION

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Phonics: Suffixes

Go to MY ROWS AND PILES OF COINS

Unit 3, Week 5 - VOLCANOES

Brain Pop: Volcanoes

Virtual Volcano

Animated Guide: Hurricanes

Earthquakes

USGS - Hawaiian Volcano Observatory

Interactive Volcanoes

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Compare/Contrast

A Fishy Tale

Compare & Contrast Tutorial

Compare and Contrast WebQuest

Test Tutor

Test Tutor 2

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Monitor & Fix Up

Go to IF YOU MADE A MILLION

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Vocabulary: Dictionary

beneath, buried, chimney, earthquakes, fireworks, force, trembles, volcanoes, crevice, collide, lava

Interactive Vocabulary Review Game (Notebook file)

Vocabulary Scramble

Unfamiliar Words: Dictionary

Go to ALEXANDER, WHO USE TO BE RICH LAST SUNDAY

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Phonics: Silent Consonants (wr, kn, mb, gn)

 

Unit 4, Week 1 - WINGS

*Click on story title for audio

Vocabulary Practice

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Cause and Effect

Go to THE GARDENER

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Answer Questions

Go to WILLIAM'S HOUSE

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Vocabulary: Word Structure

attention, complained, drifting, giggle, glaring, looping, struggled, swooping

Interactive Vocabulary Review Game (Notebook file)

Endings

Go to THE GARDENER

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Phonics: Irregular Plurals

Irregular Plurals #1

Irregular Plurals #2

Study Zone: Irregular Plurals

Grammar Gold

Unit 4, Week 2 - HOTTEST, COLDEST, HIGHEST, DEEPEST

*Click on story title for audio

Vocabulary Practice

Geography Hall of Fame

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Compare and Contrast

Go to VOLCANOES

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Ask Questions

Go to WILLIAM'S HOUSE

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Vocabulary: Word Structure

average, depth, deserts, outrun, peak, tides, waterfalls, extreme, precipitation, temperature

Interactive Vocabulary Review Game (Notebook file)

Compound Words

Go to WHAT ABOUT ME?

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Phonics: r-Controlled Vowels

Unit 4, Week 3 - ROCKS IN HIS HEAD

*Click on story title for audio

Vocabulary Practice

Rock Collecting

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Generalize

Go to A SYMPHONY OF WHALES

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Answer and Use Prior Knowledge

Go to BOOM TOWN

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Vocabulary: Context Clues

attic, board, chores, customer, labeled, spare, stamps, janitor, minerals, quarries

Interactive Vocabulary Review Game (Notebook file)

Multiple-Meaning Words: Context Clues

Go to IF YOU MADE A MILLION

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Phonics: Prefixes

Go to MY ROWS AND PILES OF COINS

Unit 4, Week 4 - GERTRUDE EDERLE

*Click on story title for audio

Read-Aloud - One Giant Leap: The Story of Neil Armstrong

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Fact and Opinion

Cheese Chase

Cheese Chase 2

Reading Skills Rocket

Reading Skills Rocket 2

Reading Skills Rocket 3

Reading Skills Rocket 4

Test Tutor

Test Tutor 2

Test Tutor 3

Test Tutor 4

Test Tutor 5

Test Tutor 6

Test Tutor 7

Game

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Monitor and Fix Up

Go to IF YOU MADE A MILLION

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Vocabulary: Context Clues

celebrate, continued, current, drowned, medals, stirred, strokes, attempted, courageous, determined

Interactive Vocabulary Review Game (Notebook file)

Vocabulary Practice

Multiple-Meaning Words: Context Clues

Go to IF YOU MADE A MILLION

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Phonics: Suffixes

Go to MY ROWS AND PILES OF COINS

Unit 4, Week 5 - FLY, EAGLE, FLY!

*Click on story title for audio

Read-Aloud - Eaglet's World

Africa

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Plot and Theme

Reading Skills Rocket

Reading Skills Rocket 2

Reading Skills Rocket 3

Test Tutor

Test Tutor 2

Test Tutor 3

Test Tutor 4

Test Tutor 5

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Graphic Organizers

Go to PENGUIN CHICK

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Vocabulary: Word Structure

clutched, echoed, gully, reeds, scrambled, valley, clambered, crevices, reluctantly

Interactive Vocabulary Review Game (Notebook file)

Vocabulary Practice

Endings

Go to THE GARDENER

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Phonics: Syllable Pattern VCCCV

 

 

Unit 5, Week 1 - SUKI'S KIMONO

*Click on story title for audio

China and Japan

Check out this cool video! Look for the Taiko drums and the girl wearing a kimono!

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Compare and Contrast

Go to VOLCANOES

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Predict

Go to TOPS AND BOTTOMS

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Vocabulary: Context Clues

cotton, festival, graceful, handkerchief, paces, pale, rhythm, snug, approve, ignored, straightening

Interactive Vocabulary Review Game (Notebook file)

Vocabulary Practice

Synonyms

Go to PENGUIN CHICK

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Phonics: Syllables (V/V) - CVVC, CVV

Unit 5, Week 2 - HOW MY FAMILY LIVES IN AMERICA

*Click on story title for audio

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Fact and Opinion

Go to GERTRUDE EDERLE

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Text Structure

Go to MY ROWS AND PILES OF COINS

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Vocabulary: Context Clues

admire, custom, famous, mention, overnight, popular, public, twist, heritage, patient, traditions

Interactive Vocabulary Review Game (Notebook file)

Vocabulary Practice

Antonyms

Go to TOPS AND BOTTOMS

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Phonics: Homophones

Homophones Song

Homophones Quiz

Homophones Matching

Unit 5, Week 3 - GOOD-BYE, 382 SHIN DANG DONG

*Click on story title for audio

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Sequence of Events

Go to WHAT ABOUT ME?

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Monitor and Fix Up

Go to IF YOU MADE A MILLION

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Vocabulary: Word Structure

airport, curious, delicious, described, farewell, homesick, memories, raindrops, enthusiastic, glum, possessions

Interactive Vocabulary Review Game (Notebook file)

Vocabulary Practice

Compound Words

Go to WHAT ABOUT ME?

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Phonics: Vowel Sound in ball

Unit 5, Week 4 - JALAPENO BAGELS

*Click on story title for audio

Read-Aloud - Everybody Cooks Rice

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Draw Conclusions

Go to WILLIAM'S HOUSE

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Summarize

Go to WHAT ABOUT ME?

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Vocabulary: Context Clues

bakery, batch, boils, braided, dough, ingredients, knead, mixture, especially, international

Interactive Vocabulary Review Game (Notebook file)

Vocabulary Practice

Unfamiliar Words: Context Clues

Go to IF YOU MADE A MILLION

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Phonics: More spellings of vowel sound in ball

Unit 5, Week 5 - ME AND UNCLE ROMIE

*Click on story title for audio

Read-Aloud - Country Kid, City Kid

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Author's Purpose

Go to TOPS AND BOTTOMS

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Prior Knowledge

Go to BOOM TOWN

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Vocabulary: Context Clues

cardboard, feast, fierce, flights, pitcher, ruined, stoops, treasure, conductor, conversations, platform

Interactive Vocabulary Review Game (Notebook file)

Vocabulary Practice

Homonyms

Go to BOOM TOWN

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Phonics: Suffixes

Go to MY ROWS AND PILES OF COINS


Unit 6, Week 1 - THE STORY OF THE STATUE OF LIBERTY

*Click on story title for audio

Immigration and Statue of Liberty

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Main Idea and Details

Go to PENGUIN CHICK

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Text Structure

Go to MY ROWS AND PILES OF COINS

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Vocabulary: Word Structure

crown, liberty, models, symbol, tablet, torch, unforgettable, unveiled, pedestal, riveted, sculptor

Interactive Vocabulary Review Game (Notebook file)

Vocabulary Practice

Prefixes

Go to MY ROWS AND PILES OF COINS

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Phonics: Vowels Sounds in tooth and crook

Unit 6, Week 2 - HAPPY BIRTHDAY, MR. KANG

*Click on story title for audio

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Cause and Effect

Go to THE GARDENER

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Graphic Organizers

Go to PENGUIN CHICK

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Vocabulary: Context Clues

bows, chilly, foolish, foreign, narrow, perches, recipe, fragrant, gingerly, sleek

Interactive Vocabulary Review Game (Notebook file)

Vocabulary Practice

Antonyms

Go to TOPS AND BOTTOMS

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Phonics: Schwa

Unit 6, Week 3 - TALKING WALLS

*Click on story title for audio

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Fact and Opinion

Go to GERTRUDE EDERLE

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Answer Questions

Go to WILLIAM'S HOUSE

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Vocabulary: Glossary

encourages, expression, local, native, settled, social, support, canvas, murals, residents

Interactive Vocabulary Review Game (Notebook file)

Vocabulary Practice

Unfamiliar Words: Using a Glossary

Go to ALEXANDER, WHO USE TO BE RICH LAST SUNDAY

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Phonics: Words with -tion, -sion, -ture

Unit 6, Week 4 - TWO BAD ANTS

*Click on story title for audio

Ants! Ants!

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Plot and Theme

Go to FLY, EAGLE, FLY!

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Visualize

Go to ALEXANDER, WHO USE TO BE RICH LAST SUNDAY

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Vocabulary: Word Structure

crystal, disappeared, discovery, goal, journey, joyful, scoop, unaware, hovered, twilight, violently

Interactive Vocabulary Review Game (Notebook file)

Vocabulary Practice

Prefixes and Suffixes

Go to MY ROWS AND PILES OF COINS

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Phonics: Multisyllabic Words

Unit 6, Week 5 - ELENA'S SERENADE

*Click on story title for audio

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Generalize

Go to A SYMPHONY OF WHALES

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Predict

Go to TOPS AND BOTTOMS

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Vocabulary: Context Clues

burro, bursts, factory, glassblower, puff, reply, tune

Interactive Vocabulary Review Game (Notebook file)

Vocabulary Practice

Synonyms

Go to PENGUIN CHICK

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Phonics: Related Words

 

 

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Online Book - The Elvis That Cried "Mouse!"
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