Grade 4  >>  Theme 1: Journeys Overview  >>  Writing & Language Instruction: More Detail
 
Selection 1

Writing & Language Instruction
60 - 80 Minutes

Daily Language Practice, 57K

Grammar Instruction
• Kinds of Sentences, 57K; Transparency 1-4
Transparency 1-5

Writing
• Journal Writing, 29

Daily Language Practice, 57K

Grammar
• Practice Book, 13

Writing Instruction
• Journal Writing, 42
• A News Article, 57M;
Transparency 1-7
• Practice Book, 16

Daily Language Practice, 57K

Grammar Instruction
• Create Another Sentence!, 57L

Writing Instruction
• Responding: Write a Victory Speech, 52

Daily Language Practice, 57K

Grammar
• Reteaching, R26
• Practice Book, 14

Writing Instruction
• Adding Details, 57N; Transparency 1-8
• Practice Book, 17

Listening/Speaking/ Viewing
• Have a Literature Discussion, 57O

Daily Language Practice, 57K

Grammar Instruction
• Capitalizing and Punctuating Sentences, 57L; Transparency 1-6
• Practice Book, 15

Spiral Review, 57R

Writing
• Writing Activities, R30-R31
• Sharing Students’ Writing: Author’s Chair


Program Objectives

Grammar Skills
Students identify the four kinds of sentences.
Writing Skills
Students identify the characteristics of a good news article.
Students write a news article.
Grammar Skills
Students identify the four kinds of sentences.
Writing Skills
Students add details to their news articles to improve their writing.

Listening and Speaking
Students create a list of questions to ask during a literature discussion.
Students participate in a class discussion of a story.

Grammar/Writing Skills
Students capitalize and punctuate sentences to improve writing.
Students proofread and correct sentences with grammar and spelling errors.

Resources for Meeting Individual Needs

Get Set for Reading: CD-ROM:
Akiak
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Leveled Books for Theme 1
59H-59N
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Leveled Books for Theme 1
59H-59N
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Reader’s Library:
Sky by Julia Hanna
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Leveled Books for Theme 1
59H-59N
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