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Grade 5 Unit 4: Great Readers Understand How Stories Works
Essential Questions Content Standards CCSS Common Core Resources Mentor Texts Assessment
How do great readers understand how stories work?

What is creative writing?
Shared Reading: Understand Story Elements, Understand and Analyze Characters, Understand Setting and Plot, Understand and Analyze Theme Shared Writing: Writing Teacher's Guide Fantasy Short Story, Clerihew Poem Write Habits (Common Core Edition) Creative Writing Tall Tale, Mystery, Story Exchange, Narrative Poetry Conventions/LPS: Simple and Complete Subjects and Predicates, Conjunctions, Subject-Verb Agreement, Indefinite and Reflexive Pronouns RL.5.2 RL.5.3 RL.5.4 RL.5.5 RL.5.6 RL.5.7 RL.5.10 RI.5.4 RF.5.4 W.5.2 W.5.3 W.5.4 W.5.6 W.5.9 W.5.10 SL.5.1 SL.5.2 SL.5.6 L.5.1
*GHGR Shared Reading Teacher's Guide
*GHGR Planning and Implementation Guide
*GHGR Reader's Theater Anthology
*GHGR Assessment Handbook
*Teacher Resource CDs
* GHGR Student Reader Volumes 1-3
*Leveled Library (Guided Reading)
*GHGR Write Habits (Common Core Edition) Rubrics and Supplemental Support
*GHGR Writing Teacher's Guide
*Conference Card
*Writing Teacher Resource CD (rubrics)
*Phonics and Vocabulary Teacher's Guide
*Words Their Way
*Continuum of Literacy Learning
The Hot Shots; Leonardo's Wings; "Big Foot" "The Five Amazing Solvers" The Hot Shots; Student Reader Vol. 2; "The Invention Convention" "Clerihew Poem" Famous American Spies; Women Who Broke Barriers; Student Reader Vol. 1 *F&P Benchmark (beginning, middle and end of year)
*Reading Writing Portfolio (Fall and Spring Writing Sample) Assessment Handbook:
*Running Record (3 times per year between benchmarks)
*Summary Rubric
*Reading Log
*Story Frame
*Text Frame
*Independent Reading Behavior Checklist (AIS/RTI)
*Performance-Based Assessment
*Checklist of Good Habits (AIS/RTI)