Finally, here is a quick and easy assessment tool that covers exactly what you're teaching in unit 1 of Journeys! Included are one-page mini assessments for these skills:
* story structure
* drawing conclusions
* character analysis
Perfect for tracking skill mastery as you move from lesson to lesson. Also included is an answer key! Please follow us so you are notified when the other unit mini-assessments are posted.
Do you need additional support or materials for this series? While it's exciting to get new and updated books, we all have our favorite resources that support tried-and-true routines that we know work with our students. Please check out our store for more of our own tried-and-true materials to make your L.A. program successful.
Our BUNDLES contain four of our most popular Journeys products. But wait - there’s more! We’ve recently updated units 1, 4, and 5 to include SIX popular resources: Weekly Newsletters, Study Guides, Planning Chart, Tic-Tac-Vocabulary, Mini-Assessments, and Spelling Quizzes with Sentence Dictation. All units will be updated during the summer and early fall of 2017. If you purchase the bundle now, you’ll get a notification telling you to download the updated version for no additional cost - giving you the mini-assessments and vocabulary tic tac toe for free! Once updated, the purchase price for 3rd grade bundles is $24, so if you are interested, grab units 2, 3, and 6 now before the price changes.
For a closer look, please check out our UNIT 1 BUNDLE of Resources
We've recently added a UNIT 1 Choice Homework
resource that teachers are very enthusiastic about!
If you only are interested in the planning charts, look for the new Planning Chart BUNDLE
If you’d like to purchase them separately, here is a link to Unit 1:
→ Unit 1 Planning Chart
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Finally, if you are concerned that our INDIANA Journeys matches your state's adopted program, please look through the stories listed below:
Unit 1 anchor texts are:
A Fine, Fine School
The Trial of Cardigan Jones
Roberto Clemente: Pride of the Pittsburgh Pirates
Unit 2 anchor texts are:
Bat Loves the Night
What Do Illustrators Do?
The Harvest Birds
Young Thomas Edison
Unit 3 anchor texts are:
Technology Wins the Game
Tops and Bottoms
Yonder Mountain - A Cherokee Legend
Aero and Officer Mike
Ramona Quimby, Age 8
Unit 4 anchor texts are:
Judy Moody Saves the World
The Albertosaurus Mystery
A Tree Is Growing
Two Bear Cubs
Life on the Ice
Unit 5 anchor texts are:
Sarah, Plain and Tall
The Journey: Story of Migration
The Journey of Oliver K. Woodman
Mountains: Surviving on Mt. Everest
Unit 6 stories are in a separate magazine, and include:
“The Foot Race Across America”
“The Power of Magnets”
“Becoming Anything He Wants to Be”
“A New Team of Heroes”
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