This Mayflower Unit is full of thematic and engaging reading, writing, vocabulary, grammar, listening and speaking activities for Grades 3-5!
Activities and lessons are aligned to both Common Core and Arizona 's Stage III (3-5th Grade) English Language Proficiency (ELP) Standards.
This unit makes it easy to plan for your ELA Block and meets Arizona's Structure English Immersion (SEI) Requirements. This unit is perfect for all learners and is rich in language development for your English Language Learners!
All reading, writing, vocabulary, grammar, listening and speaking activities correspond to the text passage "The Voyage of the Mayflower" included in the unit. Tying skills and concepts into the central text means that they are taught in context and not isolation, helping to create meaning and connections for your students!
In this unit you will find:
Pages 3-8: Reading Activities (Non-fiction Passage, Summary Writing, Text Based Comprehension Questions)
Pages 9-14: Vocabulary Activities (Academic Vocabulary Picture and Definition Cards, Academic Vocabulary Graphic Organizers)
Pages 15-22: Listening and Speaking Activities (Conversation Cards, Sentence Stems, Listening Comprehension)
Pages 23-30: Grammar Activities (Prepositions Scavenger Hunt, Anchor Charts)
Pages 31-38: Writing Activities (Picture Prompt Writing Lesson, Graphic Organizers, Writing Paper)