Storytown 5th Grade Theme 5 "Making A Difference" Resources

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Storytown 5th Grade Theme 5 "Making A Difference" Supplemental Materials : This bundle contains a variety of activities from each lesson of Theme 5 to teach, re-teach, practice or assess the various lessons taught. Each activity is unique to each lesson.

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 Storytown. This product aligns with the 2008 version.

Included in this packet is the following:

Lesson 21:“Interrupted Journey: Saving Endangered Sea Turtles” (Expository nonfiction), “Kids in Action” (Magazine Article)

• Crossword Puzzle (Vocabulary Development)
• Answer Key for Crossword Puzzle( Vocabulary Development)
• Word Bank for Crossword Puzzle( Vocabulary Development)
• CLOZE (fill in the blank) worksheet ( Vocabulary Development, Context Clues)
• CLOZE answer key( Vocabulary Development)
• Author’s Purpose Chart (Author’s Purpose, Author’s Perspective)
• Reptile Research Report ( this is a product that we sell separately but it fit will with the subject of this story so we wanted you to have it. Use it now or later; it’s up to you )
• Sentence Fragments and Run-ons Task Cards*** this skill or lesson is not explicitly taught in this lesson, but we have included it because it is a skill that the students need to practice
• Common Core Essential Question (Common Core)
• Writing Prompt Write about an Endangered Species (Persuasive Writing)
• Writing Checklist for Lesson 21 (Revising and Editing)

Lesson 22: “The Power of W.O.W.!” (Play), “Got a Problem? Get a Plan!” (Magazine Article)

• Crossword Puzzle (Vocabulary Development)
• Answer Key for Crossword Puzzle (Vocabulary Development)
• Word Bank for Crossword Puzzle (Vocabulary Development)
• CLOZE (fill in the blank) worksheet (Vocabulary Development, Context Clues)
• CLOZE answer key (Vocabulary Development)
• Author’s Purpose Chart (Comprehension, Author’s Perspective)
• Simple and Compound Sentence Activity**** a review for your students because it is not a new skill taught, but we wanted to have your students continuously review concepts previously taught to make sure they are remembering them or re-learning them).
• Writing Prompt The Power of W.O.W.! Summary (Summarizing)
• Common Core Essential Question (Common Core)
• Writing Prompt Write an Radio Ad (Persuasive Writing)
• Writing Checklist for Lesson 22 (Revising and Editing)

Lesson 23: “Any Small Goodness: A Novel of the Barrio” (Realistic Fiction), “The Ant and the Dove; The Lion and the Mouse” (Fable)

• Crossword Puzzle (Vocabulary Development)
• Answer Key Crossword Puzzle (Vocabulary Development)
• Word Bank for Crossword Puzzle (Vocabulary Development)
• CLOZE (fill in the blank) worksheet (Vocabulary Development, Context Clues)
• CLOZE answer key (Vocabulary Development)
• Literary Devices Graphic Organizer (Literary Devices, Imagery)
• Vocabulary Word Cards Word Sort (Vocabulary Development)
• Kinds of Sentences Task Cards*** this skill is a review skill and not explicitly taught, but we’ve included these task cards for practicing this skill.
• Writing Summary “Any Small Goodness” (Summarize, Comprehension).
• Common Core Essential Question (Common Core)
• Writing Prompt Descriptive Paragraph(Narrative Writing)
• Writing Checklist for Lesson 23 (Editing and Revising)

Lesson 24: “Chester Cricket’s Pigeon Ride” (Fantasy), “Central Park” (Poetry)

• Crossword Puzzle (Vocabulary Development)
• Answer Key Crossword Puzzle (Vocabulary Development)
• Word Bank for Crossword Puzzle (Vocabulary Development)
• CLOZE (fill in the blank) worksheet (Vocabulary Development, Context Clues)
• CLOZE answer key (Vocabulary Development)
• Literary Devices Graphic Organizer (Comprehension)
• Subject and Predicate Task Cards *** a review activity to keep your students practicing skills that have been previously taught
• Writing Prompt Chester Cricket’s Pigeon Ride Summary (Summarize)
• Common Core Essential Question (Common Core)
• Writing Prompt Write A Journal Entry (Organization, Personal Response)
• Writing Checklist for Lesson 24 (Revising and Editing)

Lesson 25: “The Compassion Campaign” (News Report), “How Beaver Stole Fire” (Folktale)

• Crossword Puzzle (Vocabulary Development)
• Answer Key Crossword Puzzle (Vocabulary Development)
• Word Bank (Vocabulary Development)
• CLOZE (fill in the blank) Worksheet (Vocabulary Development, Context Clues)
• CLOZE answer key (Vocabulary Development)
• Vocabulary Word Task Cards (Vocabulary Development)
• Writing Prompt The Compassion Campaign (Summarize)
• Common Core Essential Question (Common Core)

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.

If you like this product, please check back soon as we will be posting new products in the near future. If you have any questions or concerns, please do not hesitate to contact us and we will promptly help you. Thank you!

The Teacher Team

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Storytown 5th Grade Theme 5 "Making A Difference" Resources
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Storytown 5th Grade Theme 5 "Making A Difference" Resources
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