Journeys 4th Grade Unit 2 Supplemental Materials 2014

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Journeys 4th Grade Unit 2 Supplemental Materials 2014 : This is the 2014, Common Core edition of Journeys Fourth Grade Unit 2. Please check the ISBN number listed below as well as the stories to make sure this is the Journey’s edition that you are looking for. We have also made the 2011 edition product as well.

This bundle contains a variety of activities from each lesson of Unit 2 to teach, re-teach, practice or assess the various lessons taught. Each activity is unique to each lesson.

Included in this packet is the following:

Lesson 6

• “Invasion from Mars” (Play), “The History of Radio” (Informational Text)
o Crossword Puzzle (Vocabulary Development)
o Answer Key for Crossword Puzzle( Vocabulary Development)
o Word Bank for Crossword Puzzle( Vocabulary Development)
o CLOZE (fill in the blank) worksheet ( Vocabulary Development, Context Clues)
o CLOZE answer key( Vocabulary Development)
o Story Structure Story Map (Predict Infer)
o Strong Verb Task Cards (Grammar)
o Writing Prompt Summary of Invasion from Mars (Summarize, Comprehension
o Common Core Essential Questions (Common Core)
o Writing Prompt Informative Writing New Report (Expository Writing)
o Writing Traits Checklist Lesson 6 (Revising and Editing)

Lesson 7

• “Coming Distractions: Questioning Movies” (Informational Text), “How Do They Do That?” (Informational Text)
o Crossword Puzzle (Vocabulary Development)
o Answer Key for Crossword Puzzle (Vocabulary Development)
o Word Bank for Crossword Puzzle (Vocabulary Development)
o CLOZE (fill in the blank) worksheet (Vocabulary Development, Context Clues)
o CLOZE answer key (Vocabulary Development)
o Fact and Opinion Comprehension Chart (Summarize)
o Verb Tenses Task Cards (Grammar)
o Writing Prompt Summary of How Do They Do That? (Summarize Comprehension)
o Common Core Essential Questions (Common Core)
o Writing Prompt Informative Writing Informational Paragraph (Expository Writing)
o Writing Traits Checklist Lesson 7 (Revising and Editing)

Lesson 8

• “Me and Uncle Romie” (Realistic Fiction), “Sidewalk Artists” (Readers’ Theater)
o Crossword Puzzle (Vocabulary Development)
o Answer Key Crossword Puzzle (Vocabulary Development)
o Word Bank for Crossword Puzzle (Vocabulary Development)
o CLOZE (fill in the blank) worksheet (Vocabulary Development, Context Clues)
o CLOZE answer key (Vocabulary Development)
o Character Chart (Understanding Characters)
o Progressive Forms of Verb Tenses Worksheet (Grammar)
o Writing Prompt Your Turn Write About Gifts (Personal Response)
o Common Core Essential Question (Common Core)
o Writing Prompt Informative Writing Book Report (Summarize, Comprehension)
o Writing Traits Checklist Lesson 8 (Revising and Editing)

Lesson 9

• “Dear Mr. Winston” (Realistic Fiction), “Field Guide to Snakes of the Southwest” (Informational Text)
o Crossword Puzzle (Vocabulary Development)
o Answer Key Crossword Puzzle (Vocabulary Development)
o Word Bank for Crossword Puzzle (Vocabulary Development)
o CLOZE (fill in the blank) worksheet (Vocabulary Development, Context Clues)
o CLOZE answer key (Vocabulary Development)
o Conclusions and Generalizations Chart (Question)
o Compound and Complex Sentences Quilt Activity (Grammar)
o Writing Dear Cara Letter (Personal Response, Friendly Letter)
o Common Core Essential Questions (Common Core)
o Writing Prompt Informative Writing Pre-write and Planning (Explanatory Essay)
o Writing Process Checklist Lesson 9 (Editing and Revising)

Lesson 10

• “Jose! Born to Dance” (Biography), “Dance to the Beat” (Poetry)
o Crossword Puzzle (Vocabulary Development)
o Answer Key Crossword Puzzle (Vocabulary Development)
o Word Bank (Vocabulary Development)
o CLOZE (fill in the blank) Worksheet (Vocabulary Development, Context Clues)
o CLOZE answer key (Vocabulary Development)
o Author’s Purpose Comprehension Chart (Analyze and Evaluate)
o Pronoun Activity Can be Made into a Quilt (Grammar)
o Writing Prompt Take My Advice (Personal Response, Social Studies)
o Common Core Essential Questions (Common Core)
o Writing Prompt Informative Writing Final Draft (Explanatory Essay)
o Writing Process Checklist Lesson 10 (Editing and Revising)

Here is some more description and detail for some of the content that is included in this packet:

Writing Templates-

We have developed writing “templates” for many of the writing opportunities found within these lessons. In our classrooms we use these writing templates in a variety of ways. They can be used for assessment to monitor student development in all areas of vocabulary and writing. We also use these pieces of student writing for the bulletin boards in the classroom to always have current student writing shown tied directly to the current anthology or lesson you are teaching. These pieces of writing can also be saved for a writing portfolio to show writing progress on various genres of student writing as they grow throughout the year, and shown at Open House.

Grammar and Word Work-

We have developed worksheet activities to practice some of the grammar skills taught within each theme. These worksheets can also be used for assessment purposes.

Essential Questions-

We have developed a variety of “Essential Questions” for the passages to promote higher level thinking, citing examples and evidence, and align with Common Core Practices.

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“JOURNEYS”, Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, copyright 2014
ISBN 13: 978-0-547-88552-0

The Teacher Team

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Journeys 4th Grade Unit 2 Supplemental Materials 2014
Journeys 4th Grade Unit 2 Supplemental Materials 2014
Journeys 4th Grade Unit 2 Supplemental Materials 2014
Journeys 4th Grade Unit 2 Supplemental Materials 2014