L.5.4

Determine or clarify the meaning of unknown and multiple-meaning words and phrases based on grade 5 reading and content, choosing flexibly from a range of strategies.

 
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The artist was "imperturbable" when he painted the "idyll" scene....???

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:

We can comprehend what we read if we understand the meaning of the words that are used.

 
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Same Battle Different Continents

5th Grade ELA » Unit: People Who Changed Our World
5th Grade ELA » Unit: People Who Changed Our World
Rose Ortiz
Stockton, CA
Environment: Suburban
 
Big Idea:

We can all make the world a better place to live.

 
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Continental Congress - Everyone has a Demand and a Plan

5th Grade ELA » Unit: Our American's Revolution - A Time For Change
5th Grade ELA » Unit: Our American's Revolution - A Time For Change
Rose Ortiz
Stockton, CA
Environment: Suburban
 
Big Idea:

Group brainstorming for ideas is productive in getting many ideas shared, but can be a set back if the group cannot decide on one idea. Students become members of Continental Congress to help them decide on a course of action for the colonists.

 
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Our Words Can Influence How We Feel

5th Grade ELA » Unit: Poems Everyone can TRY
5th Grade ELA » Unit: Poems Everyone can TRY
Rose Ortiz
Stockton, CA
Environment: Suburban
 
Big Idea:

Words have moods all to themselves that affect how we feel and react. We will create our favorite confetti words to show an emotion.

 
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Why George Washington? Analyzing a Text and Painting

5th Grade ELA » Unit: Our American's Revolution - A Time For Change
5th Grade ELA » Unit: Our American's Revolution - A Time For Change
Rose Ortiz
Stockton, CA
Environment: Suburban
 
Big Idea:

Leadership skills are something that we all can develop if we work hard and never give up on our goals. We will evaluate both a painting and a text to determine why George Washington was chosen to lead our country.

 
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Who Played Against Casey on That Fateful Night?

5th Grade ELA » Unit: Poems Everyone can TRY
5th Grade ELA » Unit: Poems Everyone can TRY
Rose Ortiz
Stockton, CA
Environment: Suburban
 
Big Idea:

There are two sides to every story - depending upon who you talk to. It's fun to hear how the other side felt about the "Great Casey".

 
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Walking Through the Book to Find the Purpose

5th Grade ELA » Unit: Guided Reading - Developing BIG Understanding in a Small Group Format
5th Grade ELA » Unit: Guided Reading - Developing BIG Understanding in a Small Group Format
Rose Ortiz
Stockton, CA
Environment: Suburban
 
Big Idea:

When we share our inquiry of reading it helps us to build comprehension and interest in a text. Lets use visual and vocabulary clues in this book to determine what it will be about!

 
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The New Colossus: Our Beacon to Immigrants

5th Grade ELA » Unit: Poems Everyone can TRY
5th Grade ELA » Unit: Poems Everyone can TRY
Rose Ortiz
Stockton, CA
Environment: Suburban
 
Big Idea:

Our Statue of Liberty is a symbol for the welcoming attitude our forefathers established for our United States. Poetry is one way for us to express our agreement with these beliefs.

 
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Who Wrote "Casey At The Bat" Poem?

5th Grade ELA » Unit: Poems Everyone can TRY
5th Grade ELA » Unit: Poems Everyone can TRY
Rose Ortiz
Stockton, CA
Environment: Suburban
 
Big Idea:

Understanding the background on the poet can help us have a better understanding of his works. What we learn about Ernest Thayer and history facts of the time helps us to understand why the poem became so famous so quickly.

 
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What Happens When You See A Bird on Your Walk?

5th Grade ELA » Unit: Poems Everyone can TRY
5th Grade ELA » Unit: Poems Everyone can TRY
Rose Ortiz
Stockton, CA
Environment: Suburban
 
Big Idea:

Poets use fewer words so each word needs to be chosen carefully because it has a purpose for the readers. We will create a story line from the events in each stanza of this poem to learn the reactions and the outcome.

 
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Island of the Blue Dolphins: Building Vocabulary (In Context!)

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

Let's define some vocabulary!

 
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Nature's Fury: Summative Review

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:

We learned it once, but I need a refresher, let's get ready for game day tomorrow!

 
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Game Day: Summative for Nature's Fury

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:

We've worked hard, let's go attain our goals!!

 
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GAME DAY: Summative for Animal Encounters

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

We've worked hard, let's go attain our goals!

 
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game day
   

Homophones: Write them Right!

5th Grade ELA » Unit: Grammar Greats
5th Grade ELA » Unit: Grammar Greats
Heather Robinson
Scottsdale, AZ
Environment: Suburban
 
Big Idea:

Challenge the kids to a homophone rewrite competition!

 
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Use context (e.g., cause/effect relationships and comparisons in text) as a clue to the meaning of a word or phrase.

Use common, grade-appropriate Greek and Latin affixes and roots as clues to the meaning of a word (e.g., photograph, photosynthesis).

Consult reference materials (e.g., dictionaries, glossaries, thesauruses), both print and digital, to find the pronunciation and determine or clarify the precise meaning of key words and phrases.

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