Reading

Reading

 

During fourth grade we use the MAISA units and read a variety of books from the following genres:

MAISA UNITS

 

 

Adventure-- Biography-- Fantasy-- Fiction (Personal Narrative)--

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Non-Fiction (Informational)-- Myths and Legends

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Books Online:

Charlie and the Chocolate Factory

 

Charlie and the Great Glass Elevator

 

Hatchet

 

Island of the Blue Dolphins

 

Mr. Popper's Penguins

 

Tales of a Fourth Grade Nothing

 

The Tiger Rising

 

 

During our reading block the students will follow the MAISA units and apply the research-based guide strategies(The CAFE system) based on the work of Gail Boushey and Joan Moser. The reading skills covered are Comprehension (C), Accuracy (A), Fluency (F), and Expand vocabulary (E). Students work as a whole-class, in small groups, and as side-by-side partners practicing the strategies below:


 

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 ScootPad

https://111530.scootpad.com/Kolb

 

Accelerated Reader Tests 

https://hosted157.renlearn.com/133489/default.aspx