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Weekly Reading Skills 

 

8/7/17-8/11/17

Weekly Skills: Goal Setting, Fixed Mindset vs. Growth Mindset, Star Testing, Rules and Procedures

 

8/14/17-8/18/17

Curriculum Night- Tuesday, 8/15 @ 5:00 p.m.

Genre: Realistic Fiction and Historic Fiction

Weekly Skills: RACE Strategy, Compare and Contrast, Sequence, Context Clues

Unit 1 Test 1- Tuesday 8/22/17

 

8/21/17-8/25/17

Genre: Expository Text

Weekly Skills: Greek Roots, Main Idea and Key Details

 

8/28/17-9/1/17

Unit 1 Test 2- Monday 8/28/17

Genre: Narrative Non-Fiction

Weekly Skills: Similes and Metaphors, Main Idea and Key Details

9/1-Half Day

 

9/4/17-9/8/17 

9/4- Labor Day, No School

9/6- Muffins and Memories 8:00-8:45

Cont'd Skills from Previous week 4

Unit 1 Test 3- Friday, Sept. 8

 

9/11/17-9/15/17

Genre: Expository Text

Weekly Skills: Author's Point of View, Root Words

Review skills Week 2-Week 4

 

9/18/17-9/22/17

Unit 1 Test-9/18-9/19

Scantron Assessment- 9/20 Reading-9/21 Math/Science

Start Unit 2 Week 1

Genre: Expository Text

Weekly Skills: Text Structure: Problem and Solution/Latin Roots

 

9/25/17-9/29/17

Unit 2 Week 1/2

Genre: Expository Text

Weekly Skills: Text Structure: Problem and Solution/Compare and Contrasts

Latin Roots/Greek and Latin Prefixes

Unit 2 Test 1- Thursday, Sept. 28

 

10/2/17-10/6/17

Genre: Historical Fiction

Weekly Skills: Point of View ( 1st and 3rd)

Connotations and Denotations

Unit 2 Test 2- Thursday, Oct. 5

 

10/9/17-10/13/17

***FALL BREAK*** 

 

10/16/17-10/20/17

Genre: Historical Fiction

Weekly Skills: Point of View (1st and 3rd)

Greek and Latin Suffixes

Unit 2 Test 3- Friday, Oct. 20

Wednesday, Oct 18 -1st 9 weeks Report Card

 

10/23/17-10/27/17

Genre: Lyric Poetry and Sonnet

Weekly Skills: Theme

Personification

Unit 2 Test 4- Monday, Oct. 30

 

10/30/17-11/3/17

10/31-11/1-Review

11/2-11/3 Unit 2 Test

 

11/6/17-11/10/17

Genre: Realistic Fiction

Weekly Skills: Theme/Context Clues

 

11/13/17-11/17/17

Genre: Realistic Fiction

Weekly Skills: Theme/Context Clues

Wednesday-11/15/17 Unit 3 Test 1 

Start Unit 3 Week 3

Genre: Narrative Nonfiction

Weekly Skills: Text Structure: Sequence/Prefix and Suffix

11/20/17-11/21/17- Continue Unit 3 Week 3

 

11/22/17-11/24/17 Thanksgiving Break

 

11/27/17-12/1/17

Thursday- 11/30/17 Unit 3 Test 2

 

12/4/17-12/8/17

Weekly Skills: Main Idea/Synonyms and Antonyms

Friday 12/8/17-Unit 3 Test 3

 

12/11/17-12/15/17

12/14/17- Star Assessment

Genre: Biography

Weekly Skills: Text Structure: Cause and Effect/Context Clues

 

12/18/17-12/20/17

Christmas Traditions Around the World Research

Haiku Poem

12/19/17-Winter Party 1:15-2:15

12/20/17-Half Day

HAPPY HOLIDAYS