Reading

Unit 6 The Big Idea: How do we decide what’s important?

Unit 6 Strategies & Skills

Comprehension Strategies:

  • Author’s Point of View
  • Make, Confirm and Revise Predictions
  • Reread

Comprehension Skills:

  • Rhythm and Rhyme
  • Theme
  • Text Structure: Problem and Solution
  • Text Structure:Compare and Contrast

Genres:

  • Narrative Poetry
  • Myth
  • Drama
  • Historical Fiction
  • Biography
  • Expository

Vocabulary Strategies: 

  • Idiom
  • Root word
  • Greek and Latin Roots
  • Context Clues

Grammar Ideas:

  • Prepositions
  • Articles and Adjectives
  • Adjectives that Compare
  • Adverbs
  • Adverbs that Compare