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    READING

    WRITING

    LANGUAGE ARTS

    MATH

    SCIENCE

    SOCIAL STUDIES

    1st Quarter

    ·    Context clues

    ·    Reference materials

    ·    Main idea

    ·    summarizing supporting details

    ·    Making, confirming, and revising predictions

    ·    Developing vocabulary and studying word meanings

    ·    Reading with fluency and accuracy

    Personal Narrative Writing

    ·    Prewriting strategies

    ·    Clear topic sentences

    ·    Focusing on the main idea

    ·    Elaborating with supporting detail

    ·    Adjective and adverb comparisons

    ·    Quotation marks with dialogue

    ·    Correct spelling of commonly used words

    ·    Odd, even, prime, and composite

    ·    Problem solving

    ·    Single & multi-step problems using whole number operations

    ·    Variables, expressions, and equations

    ·    Perimeter and area

    ·    Distributive property

    ·    Order of operations

    ·    Numerical and geometric patterns

    ·    Scientific investigation

    ·    Changing Earth

    ·    Five themes of geography

    ·    Northeast Region of U.S.

    2nd Quarter

    ·    Author’s choice of vocabulary

    ·    Author’s style

    ·    Text organizers

    ·    Skimming to locate specific information

    ·    Supporting opinions, predictions, and conclusions

    ·    Monitoring comprehension

    Research Based-Nonfiction Writing

    ·    Multi-paragraph compositions

    ·    Precise and descriptive vocabulary

    ·    Tone and voice

    ·    Transition words

    ·    Plagiarism

     

    ·    Commas

    ·    Hyphens

    ·    Sentence fragments

    ·    Run-on sentences

    ·    Double negatives

    ·    Elapsed time

    ·    Graphs

    ·    Decimal place value and rounding

    ·    Fraction operations

    ·    Fraction/decimal equivalents

    ·    Probability and sample space

    ·    Scientific investigation

    ·    Ocean environment

    ·    Cells and organization of living organisms

    ·    Southeast Region of U.S.

    ·    Midwest Region of U.S.

    3rd Quarter

    ·    Author’s use of figurative language

    ·    Inferences

    ·    Free verse, rhymed, and patterned poetry

    ·    Comparing & contrasting

    ·    Reading with fluency and accuracy

    Writing as a Test-taking Genre

    ·    Revising for clarity

    ·    Organizing information presented on charts, maps, and graphs

    ·    Giving credit to sources used in research

    ·    Plural possessives

    ·    Interjections

    ·    Apostrophes in contractions and possessives

    ·    Conjunctions

    ·    Correct spelling of commonly used words

    ·    Decimal operations

    ·    Metric & customary measurement

    ·    Volume

    ·    Angles

    ·    Triangles

    ·    Plane Figures

    ·    Circles

    ·    Combing and subdividing

    ·    Scientific investigations

    ·    Structure and phases of matter

    ·    Southwest Region of U.S.

    ·    Rocky Mountain Region of U.S.

    4th Quarter

    ·    Author’s use of figurative language

    ·    Inferences

    ·    Free verse, rhymed, and patterned poetry

    ·    Comparing & contrasting

    ·    Reading with fluency and accuracy

    Independent Writing Project

    ·    Editing for correct grammar, capitalization, spelling, punctuation, sentence structure, and paragraphing

    ·    Hyphens

    ·    Commas

    ·    Stem and leaf plots

    ·    Line graphs

    ·    Mean, median, mode, and range

    ·    Scientific investigations

    ·    Light

    ·    Sound

    ·    Pacific Region of U.S.

Last Modified on August 20, 2014