Explore the lives of fictional and real famous women athletes with this 4th grade reading unit. Your students will explore themes such as hard work, perseverance, and admiration as they learn valuable reading skills and strategies while learning about Wilma Rudolph, Alice Coachman, and Althea Gibson.
-16 Instructional Days
-Students learn various reading skills and strategies through a thematic unit about different fictional and real women athletes
-Students explore themes of perseverance, hard work, overcoming struggle, empathy, and admiration through each women’s story
-Download is a Zip File that includes (see details for each piece below)
*Student work for each day
*Student independent practice texts
*Selected Mentor Texts
-Each piece of student work is named as the instructional day it corresponds to
-Reading Skill/Strategy practice is page 1 of individual student work, comprehension questions are page 2
-Print front-to-back for your scholars OR choose which piece of work you want to use
-All student work is editable!
Open Preview to see specific CCSS covered as well as every daily objective and a sample of the unit plan and student work.
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