May ELA Bundle Common Core Aligned for Grades 4-6

May ELA Bundle Common Core Aligned for Grades 4-6
May ELA Bundle Common Core Aligned for Grades 4-6
May ELA Bundle Common Core Aligned for Grades 4-6
May ELA Bundle Common Core Aligned for Grades 4-6
May ELA Bundle Common Core Aligned for Grades 4-6
May ELA Bundle Common Core Aligned for Grades 4-6
May ELA Bundle Common Core Aligned for Grades 4-6
May ELA Bundle Common Core Aligned for Grades 4-6
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This May ELA Bundle is the perfect Common Core and Daily 5-inspired resource to engage your students in all things May. Engage your students with the ideal tools for read to self, read to someone, listen to reading, word work, and writing with this ALL-IN-ONE bundle. It is truly engaging ELA FUN!

Included in this May ELA Bundle for Grades 4-6 are:
• May Close Reads for BIG KIDS
• Last Day Blues Reader's Theater and Reading Literature Toolkit
• Memorial Day Reader's Theater and Close Reading Toolkit
• Digital and Printable Opinion Writing for Google Slides

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May Close Reads for BIG KIDS Common Core Aligned

Do your students need more work with close reads to enhance their focus with reading passages? This May Close Reads for BIG KIDS is the ideal reading tool for your students.

Included in this 18-page resource:
• Inspiration and Directions for Use
• What is Close Reading?
• Close Reading Strategies
• I QUIT!: A Fictional Narrative (730L)
• Celebrating Memorial Day: Informational Text (1270L)
• Cicadas:The Worst Creature Ever: Opinion (910L)
• Our School Year: A Poem (910L)
• The Pelican and the Crane: A Fable (780L)
• Answer Key
Estimated Lexile Measure: 730-1270L

Directions for Use…
•Use for weekly reading homework, center work, read-to-self, read-to-someone, whole class strategy work, small group, or one-on-one intervention. The uses are endless.

•Copy passages, questions, and organizers.

•Teach students the Close Reading Strategies-FRUIT

•Watch as your students become more engaged, independent readers capable of answering text dependent questions.

May is the perfect time to continue to incorporate close reading into your ELA classroom.

Last Day Blues by Julie Danneberg is the perfect end of year read for your students!

This Last Day Blues Reader's Theater and Reading Literature Toolkit is the perfect addition to this end of the school year story.

This resource includes:
• 4-page reader's theater script
• reader response questions
• context clue word work
• 3-text-based journal prompts
• compare and contrast activity
• chit chat cards for student discussion
Estimated Lexile Level: 690L

Your students will love ending their school year on such a fun note!

Summary of Last Day Blues:
Mrs. Hartwell's students are worried about how sad she is going to be once school is over. They work together to come up with the perfect gift to cheer her up on the last day of school. The students have no idea that teachers are just as excited about this time of year when they too, get a bit of a summer break.

Your students will love to act out the roles of the different characters and reflect on their own school year.

Memorial Day! If you are looking to keep your students engaged until the very last day of the school year, this reader's theater and close reading toolkit is the perfect resource to keep your students inspired!

The students at Monroe Street School are challenged by the town's mayor. This leads to them realizing that Memorial Day is more than just the end of the school year and a day for the community pool to open.

This reader's theater will have your students considering projects to complete way beyond the last day of school!

This reader's theater toolkit includes:
• 5-page and 10-character reader's theater script
• close reading strategies for students and teacher
• reader response questions
• Memorial Day organizer
• summary organizer
• context clue word work
• journal prompt for post-reading writing
• Memorial Day Parade Float Design page
• answer key
Estimated Lexile Measure is 670L.

Your students will LOVE learning about Memorial Day through this high-interest toolkit!

Opinion Writing Made Easy Printable and for Google Slides for Grades 4-6!

Because my 6th graders have lots of opinions, through this opinion writing toolkit, I try to help them organize and support their ideas with thoughtful reasoning and evidence. Use as many of the organizers and lesson ideas as you see fit for your students. If your students are anything like mine, some will require great support through the opinion writing process, while other student writers will hit the ground running. Enjoy the writing process!

This 27-page Opinion Writing resource includes:
• Ideas and Directions for Use
• Opinion Writing Inspiration
• CCSS Covered
• Opinion Writing Planning Guide
• Opinion Writing Example
• Teacher Tools for easy Implementation
• Opinion Writing Rubric
• Student Writing Printables
• Student Editing Chart

Whether you use Google classroom or not, this is the ideal narrative writing resource for you and your students.

Why use Digital Assignments?

•This resource is paperless, but can be printed.
•Students work directly in the given file.
•Technology is integrated into instruction.
•Students are highly engaged in their work.
•Common Core aligned.
•Easily accessible with Google Drive access.

Whether your students are just beginning their digital journey or are experts, they will love the chance to tackle the writing process digitally.

For students that require more paper and pencil work, print out the student writing tools.


For More Monthly ELA BUNDLES...

• Christmas ELA BUNDLE Common Core Aligned

• January ELA Bundle for Grades 4-8 Common Core Aligned

• February ELA Bundle for Grades 4-8 Common Core Aligned

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Common Core ELA Standards

RL.4.1, RL.4.2, RL.4.4, RL.4.10
RL.5.1, RL.5.2, RL.5.4, RL.5.10,
RL.6.1, RL.6.2, RL.6.4, RL.6.10
RI.4.1, RI.4.4, RI.4.10
RI.5.1, RI.5.4, RI.5.10
RI.6.1, RI.6.4, RI.6.10
L.4.4, L.5.4, L.6.4
W.4.1, W.4.4, W.4.6, W.4.10
W.5.1, W.5.4, W.5.6, W.5.10
W.6.1, W.6.4, W.6.6, W.6.10

Happy May!
Total Pages
80 pages
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Teaching Duration
1 month
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