I am excited to announce Benchmark Advance First Grade Unit 4 is now available in a bundle.
This is a GROWING BUNDLE! I will be updating all of my earlier units (Units 2-4 all weeks). I will have an update notice once it is updated. I will streamline my units to be more like my current units. I will adjust the price once it is updated.
A heartfelt thank you to all you amazing teachers who have purchased my products. I wish I could have put this up sooner! I am a full time classroom teacher so my time is limited.
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Unit 5 is available in a bundle too! There are two to choose from.
Benchmark Advance First Grade Unit 5 Bundle #1
Benchmark Advance First Grade Unit 5 Bundle #2
This unit is designed by a current first grade teacher with extensive experience in first grade. It is aligned with the series including many of the concepts and more. I have added a creative touch to teaching the concepts in the series. I love using Depth and Complexity prompts/icon and Depth of Knowledge (DOK) to create my activities. This is great teaching for all.
Unit 4 is all about how people create stories.
Unit 4 Week 1 includes activities for City Mouse and Country Mouse and A Quiet Camping Trip
Unit 4 Planner
Essential Question Poster
Unit Opener – Essential Question Activities with Partner Collaboration
Depth and Complexity: Proof, Details, Multiple Perspectives,
Narrator - Interactive Notebook
Point of View – Interactive Notebook
Sentence sort for Interactive Notebook (2)
Text Features – Fable
Sequence the Story – Key Details (2)
Interactive Notebook – Adjectives (2)
Write an Opinion
Compare and Contrast – Double Bubble
Attributes of Realistic Fiction with Interactive Notebook
Depth of Knowledge - DOK 3 - Activities
Unit 4 Weeks 2 and 3. This includes activities for Chicken Little and The Fox and the Little Red Hen.
Let's learn about folktales (2)
Interactive Notebook (4)
Graphic Organizers for Sequencing and differentiation (2)
Grammar Student Worksheet - Commas in a series and dates
Vocabulary - Animal Sounds
Flow Chart - Sequence the story.
Sensory Language (2) - What is sensory language?
Missing Character Poster
Parts to creating a story (2)
Infer - Let's infer what happened at the end of the story.
Inference - characters - Drawing inferences about the character
Close Reading - Bookmark and activity for Shared Reading: My Mom, the Vet
Facts vs Opinion
Annotation activity for Shared Reading
Plot - Beginning, Middle, and End
Depth and Complexity used: Details, Patterns, and Proof
Grammar : Different Kinds of Punctuation and Sentences
Supplemental Phonics, Spelling and High Frequency Words
I have created supplemental phonics blending lines for Benchmark Advanced First Grade 2017 CA. Teaching foundational skills is absolutely necessary for these kiddos. This covers all 3 weeks for Unit 4. I have embedded sound manipulation, deletion, substitution and more. Phonics Blending 1 is easier than Phonics Blending 2. This is created with extensive experience in reading instruction.
This unit includes...
• Sound manipulation, deletion, and substitution
• 2 blending lessons with student activity sheet per week (6)
• a weekly student practice sheet (3)
• Weekly game (7)
• Unit 4 phonics organizer (1) and Weekly Poster – Spelling, Phonics and High
Frequency Words (3)
• Now includes weekly spelling take home cards and spelling list practice (6)
and dictation page (1)
Use these blending lines to -
• Do sound by sound blending whole group
• Use a recording app for students
• Follow up with teacher led dictation
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