This grade 5, 6, and 7 ELA unit is a lesson specifically targeted at teaching the concepts of theme, central idea, and writing opinion free summaries in literature. This product contains a pre and post test, and mini lessons to help you target on this sole standard. This lesson is broad enough to cover a 3 grade level stretch, so it reaches high and low. Excellent option for teaching this specific standard, targeting students for skill intervention, test prep, and a great tool for collecting measurable data in your classroom.
- I CAN statements (FIP appropriate)
- Standard Based Vocabulary
- Internet Based Mini Lesson: Teaching Theme
- Mini Lesson: Writing Opinion Free Summary
- Mini Lesson: Writing about the central idea in literature
- Post Test
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MORE UNITS LIKE THIS (Over OTHER Informational Reading Standards):
•RI5.1, 6.1, 7.1 - Reading Informational Text: Citing Direct Evidence and Inferencing Text.
•RI5.2, 6.2, 7.2 - Identifying and explaining the central/main idea of a paragraph, excerpt, or text, explaining this idea with key details from the text, and summarizing what we read.
•RI5.3, 6.3, 7.3 - Analyzing in detail how a key individual, idea, or event is introduced, illustrated, and elaborated in a text.
•RI5.4, 6.4, 7.4 - Figurative language, word connotation, denotation, and how word choice can impact tone.
•RI5.5, 6.5, 7.5 - Understanding Text Structure and How/Why Writers Include Parts of a Text as They Attempt to Develop Ideas and Topics
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More Targeted Skill Practice Lessons Based on LITERATURE Common Core Standards Available on my Store Site and via the Links Below:
•RL5.1, 6.1, 7.1 - Citing Textual Evidence
•RL5.2, 6.2, 7.2 - Focus: Central/Main Idea of Literary Text
•RL 5.3, 6.3, 7.3 - Learning all About Plot!
•RL5.4, 6.4, 7.4 - Learning all About Figurative Language, Figures of Speech, and Connotation
•RL5.5, 6.5, 7.5 - Analyzing how a particular sentence, chapter, scene, or stanza fits into the overall structure of a text and contributes to the development of the theme, setting, or plot
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