• Unit Five

    Essential Question:

    • Story Structure: Nonfiction - Realistic Fiction
    • Comprehension Skills: Making Generalizations, Following directions, Making Judgements, Sequence of Events, Making Predictions
    • Phonic Skills: The -er ending in two syllable words; Contractions; the -le ending in two syllable words; Sound of y at the end of longer words; Prefix -un; Basewords and endings -ed, -ing; Silent consonants gh, kn, b
    • Grammar Skills: Verbs; Verbs that tell about now; Verbs past tense; Verbs -is/are, was/were
    • Vocabulary Skills: Dictionary word meanings, Homophones, Dictionary words with endings

    Unit Six

     

    Essential Question: Talented people work hard at what they love to do.

    • Story Stucture: Realistic Fiction
    • Comprehension Skills:Author's viewpoint, Noting details, Problem Solving, Following Directions, Sequence of Events, Making Predictions
    • Phonic Skills: Vowel pairs oo, ew, ue, ou, Long i (igh, ie), Basewords with -ed, ing, Dropping final e
    • Grammar Skills: Irregular Verbs, Adjectives, including a, an, the, Comparing with adjectives
    • Vocabulary Skills: Word Families, Multiple Meaning Words, Using Context Clues

     

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