2nd 9 Weeks 


    Writing Focus: Informative Writing


    Grammar Skills: 

    • Correlative Conjunctions
    • Commas in introductory elements
    • Commas to set off yes and no
    • Commas to set off tag questions
    • Commas to indicate direct address
    • Consulting reference materials (print and digital) to find pronunciation and meaning of words/phrases
    • Synonyms/Antonyms/Homographs



    Novel Study #1: Number the Stars by Lois Lowry 

    Genre: Historical Fiction 

    Lexile: 670L

    Link to Vocabulary 

    Number the Stars by Lois Lowry


    Novel Study #2: Code Talker by Joseph Bruchac 

    Genre: Historical Fiction 

    Lexile: 910L

    Link to Vocabulary 

    Code Talker by Joseph Bruchac