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Kid tested, teacher reviewed and ready to go. More than 55 hours of contact time and 330 pages spanning the curriculum! None of these units are repeated in other complete programs I offer.
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Full Talent Pool Unit: Land Speeders, Sailboats, Signal Flags, and Semaphores—make a cool land speeder, build and learn to signal with semaphores, study primary sources, sail you home-made floor-model sailboat, math, STEM.
Book Study: “The Arrival” by Shaun Tan—the wordless story of an immigrant family, hands-on literacy study and easily one of my best units, you’ll love the book.
GATE Social Emotional: Saving the World—based around one of the 8 Great Gripes concerning the world’s problems and inability to do anything about it, literacy, primary sources, hands-on expository writing
Literacy: Smokejumpers—study primary sources, analyze non-fiction, and jump into a wildfire with little smokejumpers.
Literacy: Team Uniforms—a character study and graphic design challenge for use with any fiction, students interact closely with any text
STEM: Ziplines—design and build desktop ziplines based on rubric requirements, accompanying applied math
Math Challenges: Nametag Math—a gritty design and calculation challenge
Primary Groups: David Weisner’s “Three Pigs”—pop-ups, critical thinking, and a wolf that blows down a straw house
This collection is Common Core and/or Next Generation Science referenced where appropriate and contains a table of contents as well as pagination.