These are Units 1-6 of 12 total units. This is a bundled set of the units that are available individually. Using these units will result in a total, complete, thorough package that addresses all of the Common Core standards for Language for fourth grade. They can be used as your main language source for teaching Language should you desire.
Each standard is taught using a Depth of Knowledge approach. Each aspect contains some basic knowledge pages and some depth of knowledge pages moving the children through to the higher levels of Blooms Taxonomy. Mostly all Depth of Knowledge pages have short answer type questions in which the student has to address more than one idea. It exposes them to the higher level vocabulary in Bloom’s Taxonomy. This is great for exposing your students to the academic language and writing style they’ll need to be successful on testing. In addition, it holds them accountable for critical thinking skills and proving they know the standard.
In addition what makes these units wonderful is they contain practice quizzes and quizzes for each standard. The quizzes and practice quizzes also have the student proving they understand basic knowledge as well as the higher level thinking skills. Every standard has this.
These units can be used many ways in the classroom. As was mentioned they can stand alone as your main language source. You can do a basic instructional page each day and then have the students work on the higher level pages. Or you can assign the higher level pages as homework.
This unit covers:
L4.1a Relative Pronouns and Adverbs
L4.1b Progressive Verb Tenses
L4.1c Modal Auxiliaries
L4.1d Order Adjectives
L4.1e Prepositional Phrases
L4.1f Complete Sentences and Fragments
L4.1f Run-on Sentences
L4.1g Commonly Confused Words
L4.2a Use Correct Capitalization
L4.2b Quotation Marks
Bloom’s/Depth of Knowledge Words
In this unit you will find:
Cover page for a notebook should you desire to duplicate it as a notebook
A higher level thinking page after each basic knowledge page
The teacher may supply students with crayons, markers, or colored pencils as some pages require color and sorting, which is effective for spatial learning. The teacher may copy each page off individually or send to duplicating for notebooks in the students’ desks.
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