Luke Goes to Bat
Journeys Unit 4 Lesson 17
Common Core aligned
Pg. 3-4 Vocabulary in Context - copy page A and B back to back. Fold on the solid lines, cut on the dotted lines, draw a picture and write a sentence for each vocabulary word
Pg. 5 Roll and Spell! - roll the dice to see how many times to write your spelling word
Pg. 6 Hats Off to Baseball! - color the hats depending on how the spelling word is spelled, answer the questions about your spelling word
Pg. 7 Illustrations of completed projects.
Pg. 8 Throw Me Some Antonyms! - read the words on the baseball gloves, write antonyms on the baseballs and glue them into the correct gloves
Pg. 9-10 Sequence of Events – copy pages A and B back to back, fold the corners in to form flaps and a baseball field, open the flaps and using your own words – put this weeks reading selection in sequential order
Pg. 11-12 Batter Up! – cut out the bats on page A and match the pronoun with the correct verb by gluing the bat pieces together on page B.
Pg. 13 Illustrations of competed work.
Pg. 14 Act It Out! – cut out the cards, act them out with a partner, have another set of partners decide if the scene is from the beginning, middle, or end of the story.
Pg. 15-16 Take Me Out to the Ball Game! – write to express, a fictional story, write a story about a boy or a girl’s trip to a base ball game. What was it like? Was it their first baseball game?
Pg. 17-22 You Can’t Give Up! – creative writing and craft activity – I Never Game Up When … write about a time you never gave up at something, copy pattern of bat onto construction paper, copy off picture of baseball and back cover, staple ball together, punch holes in bat and ball, attach yarn and hang
Pg. 23-30 Go to Bat! – a game to practice your High-Frequency Words – can be glued into a folder and laminated, cut out cards, put face down in center on the pitcher’s mound, read a word on the ball card to move to a base, bat cards can make you lose a turn or move ahead one space, collect a star card every time you make it home. Whoever has the most runs at the end of the game wins!
Pg. 31 Thanks and credits.