RL.5.10

By the end of the year, read and comprehend literature, including stories, dramas, and poetry, at the high end of the grades 4-5 text complexity band independently and proficiently.

 
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Sinking of the Titanic - Comparing Poetry and Prose

5th Grade ELA » Unit: Similarities and Differences in Points of View on the Titanic
5th Grade ELA » Unit: Similarities and Differences in Points of View on the Titanic
Rose Ortiz
Stockton, CA
Environment: Suburban
 
Big Idea:

Poetry is written to entertain readers.

 
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Discovering Morals Through Fables

5th Grade ELA » Unit: FABLE-olous lessons learned from stories
5th Grade ELA » Unit: FABLE-olous lessons learned from stories
Rose Ortiz
Stockton, CA
Environment: Suburban
 
Big Idea:

The main characters in fables are animals who learn lessons through the problems that they face.

 
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Character Actions and Reactions - Learning from Fable Characters

5th Grade ELA » Unit: FABLE-olous lessons learned from stories
5th Grade ELA » Unit: FABLE-olous lessons learned from stories
Rose Ortiz
Stockton, CA
Environment: Suburban
 
Big Idea:

Characters in fables help teach us moral lessons.

 
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Q-A-R - Understanding Where, Why, and What to Look For

5th Grade ELA » Unit: Literary Analysis: Reading for Meaning, Evidence, and Purpose
5th Grade ELA » Unit: Literary Analysis: Reading for Meaning, Evidence, and Purpose
Rose Ortiz
Stockton, CA
Environment: Suburban
 
Big Idea:

When we know where to look for answers we can give better responses to the questions asked.

 
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"Person"ality Traits in the Fables

5th Grade ELA » Unit: FABLE-olous lessons learned from stories
5th Grade ELA » Unit: FABLE-olous lessons learned from stories
Rose Ortiz
Stockton, CA
Environment: Suburban
 
Big Idea:

Fables teach morals through the actions of the animals who act and think as people do.

 
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How Many Ways Can We Learn Word Meanings?

5th Grade ELA » Unit: FABLE-olous lessons learned from stories
5th Grade ELA » Unit: FABLE-olous lessons learned from stories
Rose Ortiz
Stockton, CA
Environment: Suburban
 
Big Idea:

Good readers read different versions of the same story to build deeper understanding of the story events.

 
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Author's Theme: What's the Lesson To Be Learned?

5th Grade ELA » Unit: A Tale of the Oki Islands
5th Grade ELA » Unit: A Tale of the Oki Islands
Rose Ortiz
Stockton, CA
Environment: Suburban
 
Big Idea:

Authors often teach lessons in their stories. Readers can connect with the characters in a story to learn lessons right along with them.

 
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love
   

Island of the Blue Dolphins: Analyzing Multimedia Features in a Text

5th Grade ELA » Unit: Animal Encounters - Part III
5th Grade ELA » Unit: Animal Encounters - Part III
Christina Jarvi
Easton, MD
Environment: Rural
 
Big Idea:

What are multimedia elements in a text and how do authors use them?

 
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Story Structure: No Problem Too Big

5th Grade ELA » Unit: A Tale of the Oki Islands
5th Grade ELA » Unit: A Tale of the Oki Islands
Rose Ortiz
Stockton, CA
Environment: Suburban
 
Big Idea:

Reading about solutions to problems helps identify each character's motivations! There is a consequence to every decision they (and we) make.

 
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Night of the Twisters: Analyzing Multiple Points of View

5th Grade ELA » Unit: Nature's Fury - Part III
5th Grade ELA » Unit: Nature's Fury - Part III
Christina Jarvi
Easton, MD
Environment: Rural
 
Big Idea:

How would a child, left alone to babysit a sibling, describe a tornado?

 
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Drill 1: We Read Like Readers AND Writers! Day 1

5th Grade ELA » Unit: Back-to-School Boot Camp
5th Grade ELA » Unit: Back-to-School Boot Camp
Dana Patton
Environment: Suburban
 
Big Idea:

What Do Readers DO when they read?

 
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brain reading
   

Different Stories Have Similar Messages

5th Grade ELA » Unit: How to Create Effective Literature Circle Discussions
5th Grade ELA » Unit: How to Create Effective Literature Circle Discussions
Rose Ortiz
Stockton, CA
Environment: Suburban
 
Big Idea:

We can learn lessons from everything we read, see and hear. Often different stories teach the same themes.

 
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J Readers Focus on STAMINA

5th Grade ELA » Unit: Skills and Strategies
5th Grade ELA » Unit: Skills and Strategies
Teresa Klein
Seattle, WA
Environment: Urban
 
Big Idea:

Develop Reading Partnerships to engage and create enthusiasm around reading together in lots of just right books!

 
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bin of leveled
   

Drill 4: We Read CLOSELY!

5th Grade ELA » Unit: Back-to-School Boot Camp
5th Grade ELA » Unit: Back-to-School Boot Camp
Dana Patton
Environment: Suburban
 
Big Idea:

Dig Deep! Read Closely! Teachers tell us to do this, but we have no idea how!

 
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close reading
   

Drill 1: We Read Like Readers AND Writers! Day 2

5th Grade ELA » Unit: Back-to-School Boot Camp
5th Grade ELA » Unit: Back-to-School Boot Camp
Dana Patton
Environment: Suburban
 
Big Idea:

Are you digging deep enough into the text? To get through this year, you'll need to practice these skills every time you read.

 
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kid reading
Common Core ELA
 
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