This excel chart offers 8 strategies for students to apply when confronted with an unfamiliar word. The chart explains how to use each strategy and offers examples. It meets L.5.4 and L.5.4a as well as standards in other grade levels with regards to
This product is a looping activity/I Have Who Has to introduce or review narrative story elements. Featured vocabulary includes: character, plot, setting, theme, author's purpose, dialogue, quotation marks, narrative writing, conflict, and solution.
This is a two week unit which I use at the beginning of 5th grade to introduce the COW Writing Method and organize paragraph writing. It incorporates above and on grade level informational texts and covers RI.5.4, L.5.4, L.5.4a, W.5.4, W.5.5.
Document allows students to critical think about literary elements present in their text. With space for definitions, explanation of occurences, and textual evidence, this is a hit for any fictional text! Key is included!