End of the Year Literacy Set for 4th - 5th Grade

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The End of the Year Literacy Set is a 71 page unit filled with worksheets, task cards, grammar printables, poetry, a persuasive essay activity, and more. These reading and writing handouts were created to review the standards that you’ve been teaching (main idea, inferences, cause and effect, informational text structures, author’s purpose, figurative language, grammar skills, writing skills), but are presented in a fun, summer themed way. This unit is perfect for 3rd - 5th graders and will be something beneficial to keep them busy the last few weeks of school.

Specifically it contains:

32 Task Cards for Figurative Language (record sheet and answer key)

Main Idea Matching: Scuba Diving

Main Idea Matching: Backpacking

Author’s Purpose Worksheet (double sided)

Informational Text Structures Worksheet (double sided)

Cause and Effect: S’mores History (double sided)

Whale Sharks Passage (double sided)

Inferences (double sided)

Grammar Review (3 double sided worksheets)

Acrostic Summer Poem Directions and Examples Page

Acrostic Poem Writing Page

Number Poem Directions and Examples

Number Poem Writing Page

Persuasive Essay Summer Topics Idea List

Persuasive Essay Outline (2 different versions)

Persuasive Essay Writing Pages

Persuasive Essay Checklist for Students

*** Bonus comprehension passages:

Jasques Cousteau

Hammerhead Sharks


SAVE MORE and GET MORE with the Literacy Sets Bundle for the ENTIRE YEAR!!! (Click Here) It includes 11 different holiday and seasonal themed literacy sets!

Why you'll love this resource:

  • The materials are easy to prep and to use.
  • Students love to learn using holiday and thematic materials!
  • This literacy set hits standards, while being engaging.
  • It includes many reading and writing skills with different types of resources to keep learning fun!
  • There are so many ways to use this resource, as guided reading, reader's workshop, writer's workshop, independent work, homework, literacy centers, substitute plans, and more!!!

I know how tough the last few weeks of school can be. Kids are tuned out and it’s hard to keep their focus. Teachers are equally ready for summer break too. This End of the Year Literacy Set can really help. Not only does it have motivating topics and activities that I think your kids will really like, but it’s easy and fun to teach.

If you're looking for an end of the year week long unit, check out these:

Beach Club: End of the Year Unit for 3rd - 5th Grades

Summer Safari: End of the Year Unit for 3rd - 5th Grades

Art Adventure: End of the Year Unit or or Anytime (3rd - 5th Grades)

Here are some more end of the year resources:

Time Capsule: Don’t Open Until High School Graduation Project

End of the Year Award Certificates: Editable

End of the Year Awards: Editable

End of the Year Memory Book

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