Reading Street 5th Grade Units 1-6 Full Year Supplemental Materials : Reading Street aligned! This bundle contains a variety of activities for each lesson in Units 1 through 6 from the fifth grade Reading Street book. These activities are designed to teach, re-teach, practice, or assess the lessons taught in these units. All of the lessons from Units 1 through 6 are included in this bundle.
It is important to check the stories that are included in this product’s activities and make sure they match your reading adoption before purchasing since there are different copyright dates associated with “Reading Street”. This product is aligned with the 2008 copyrighted version.
A list of the unit lesson stories are listed below:
Included in this packet is the following:
Unit 1 – Meeting Challenges
• “Thunder Rose”
• “Island of the Blue Dolphins”
• “ Satchel Paige”
• “Shutting Out the Sky”
Unit 2 – Doing the Right Thing
• “Inside Out”
• “Passage to Freedom”
• “The Ch’i-lin Purse”
• “ Jane Goodall’s 10 Ways to Help Save Wildlife”
• “The Midnight Ride of Paul Revere”
Unit 3- Inventors and Artists
• “Wings for the King”
• “Leonardo’s Horse”
• “ The Dinosaurs of Waterhouse Hawkins”
• “Mahalia Jackson”
• “Special Effects in Film and Television”
Unit 4 – Adapting
• “Stretching Ourselves”
• “Exploding Ants”
• “ The Stormi Giovanni Club”
• “The Gymnast”
Unit 5 – Adventurers
• “The Three-Century Woman”
• “The Unsinkable Wreck of the R.M.S., Titanic”
• “Talk with an Astronaut”
• “ Journey to the Center of the Earth”
• “Ghost Towns of the American West”
Unit 6- The Unexpected
• “At the Beach”
• “The Mystery of Saint Matthew Island”
• “ King Midas and the Golden Touch”
• “The Hindenburg”
• “Sweet Music in Harlem”
Included for each lesson’s anthologies are the following:
• Crossword Puzzles( Vocabulary Development)
• Answer Keys for Crossword Puzzle (Vocabulary Development)
• Word Banks for Crossword Puzzles (Vocabulary Development)
• CLOZE (fill in the blank) worksheets (Vocabulary Development)
• Writing Templates (Stationary) associated with each story and skill being taught such as “Personal Narrative, Persuasive Essays, Summaries, Poetry, etc.
• Task Cards or grammar worksheets in some lessons
• Common Core Essential Questions in some lessons
Here is some more description and detail for some of the content that is included in this packet:
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.
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.
Each product in this bundle can be purchased separately but purchased together are a great value.
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“Reading Street”, Scott Foresman, copyright 2008
ISBN 13: ISBN 13: 978-0-328-24353-2
The Teacher Team
Please click on the titles below to view each product individually.
Reading Street 5th Grade Unit 1 “Meeting Challenges” Supplemental Materials
Reading Street 5th Grade Unit 2 “Doing the Right Thing” Supplemental Materials
Reading Street 5th Grade Unit 3 “Inventors and Artists” Supplemental Materials
Reading Street 5th Grade Unit 4 "Adapting" Supplemental Materials
Reading Street 5th Grade Unit 5 “Adventurers” Supplemental Materials
Reading Street 5th Grade Unit 6 "The Unexpected" Supplemental Materials
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