October Packet Volume 2 - 5th Grade! No Prep!
*Common Core Standards and Lexile levels are included on the answer key for those states involved in Common Core*
Use for weekly assessments, pre/post-assessments, progress monitoring, homework, sub-plans fun exercises... anything you need.
Questions involve; close read, deciphering meaning, poetic elements, using a dictionary, fictional elements (plot, characterization, setting, etc.) and so much more!! *Check out the Preview**
October's Vol. 2 Packet Contents:
1. Tall Tale – Pecos Bill Rides a Tornado
-Key Elements: Close read, elements of a tall tale, deciphering meaning
2. Nonfiction – Excerpt from Fun with Hieroglyphs
-Key Elements: Close read, purpose, understanding text,
-Extra activity – Read hieroglyphs, write hieroglyphs, create your own!
3. Nonfiction – Excerpt from The Witchcraft of Salem Village
-Key Elements: Close read, deciphering meaning, understanding text, characterization
4. Nonfiction – Dictionary Day
-Key elements: Close read, understanding text, using the dictionary to clarify meaning, using the dictionary
-Extra activity – Create your own new word and Dictionary Fun!
5. Halloween Fact or Fiction
-Key elements: Ten sentences of fact or fiction accompanied by ten paragraph of evidence.
6. Nonfiction – Homemade Cookie Day
-Key elements: Understanding text, close read, deciphering meaning
7. Fiction – An excerpt form Doll Bones- Holly Black
-Key Elements: Close read, characterization, point of view, setting
8. Poetry – A poem from Winter Bees
-Key elements: poetic elements, close read, illustrations, point of view
9. Fiction – An excerpt from The Swallow; a ghost story
-Key elements: Close read, understanding text, point of view, characterization
10. Nonfiction – Dalmatian Fire Fighters
-Key Elements: close read, structure, main idea/details
-PLUS - extra activity- Nonfiction Elements
PLEASE NOTE: Because Common Core groups 4th/5th grade together, this packet and the 4th grade October (1 and 2) packets are EXTREMELY SIMILAR!! PLEASE NOTE this if you are buying for both grade levels!
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