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Reading and Language Arts Thematic Units

 

Language arts

 

Program

Unit 1: Reaching Out

Unit 2: Do you know what I mean?

Unit 3: Natural Encounters

Unit 4: Never Give Up

Unit 5: Change is all around us

 

 

 

Each Unit consists of five main sections as well as 5 paired selections. These selections cover all language arts areas such as: decoding, fluency, grammar, comprehension, vocabulary, spelling , listening, speaking and viewing skills.

 

 

*Target Comprehension Skills: Story Structure, Author’s Purpose, Cause and Effect, Theme, Understanding Characters, Compare and Contrast, Fact and Opinion, Conclusions and Generalizations, Sequence of Events, Text and Graphic Features, Main Ideas and Details, Persuasion, etc.

*Target Strategies: Summarize, Monitor/Clarify, Visualize, Analyze/Evaluate, Infer/Predict, Question, etc.

 

Unit 1

Because of Winn Dixie 

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My Brother Martin

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How Tia Lola Came to Stay

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UNIT 2

Once Upon a Motorcycle Dude

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Coming Distractions: Questioning Movies

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Me and Uncle Romie

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Dear Mr. Winston

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José! Born to Dance

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UNIT 3

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