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Reading Street

Unit 4

Let's Go Exploring

Where will our adventures take us?

 

Week 1

What can we learn from our adventures?

Literature:Rooster's Off to See the World.

Genre:Animal Fantasy.

Sight Words:are.that.do.

Spelling Words:hip.him.hit.his.has.hop.hot.ham.had.me.

Phonics/Phonemic Awareness:Hh.initial sound.

Text Based Comprehension Skills:Sequence.

Conventions/Grammar:Sentences-Naming Parts.

Amazing Words:world.trip.journey.lonely.horizon.homesick.

Vocabulary:Sequence words.

Writing:Directions.

Listening and Speaking:Give directions.

 

 

Week 2

What is a lucky adventure?

Literature:My Lucky Day.

Genre:Animal Fantasy.

Sight Words:are.that.do.

Spelling Words:lab.lad.lap.log.lit.last.lift.limp.lids.me.

Phonics/Phonemic Awareness:Ll.Initial and final sounds.

Text Based Comprehension Skills:Cause and effect.

Conventions/Grammar:Sentences-Action Parts.

Amazing Words:piglet.lucky.filthy.scrubber.cook.fox.

Vocabulary:Words for textures.

Writing:Poem.

Listening and Speaking:Compare and contrast.

 

Week 3

What adventures can animals have?

Literature:One Little Mouse.

Genre:Animal Fantasy.

Sight Words:one.two.three.four.five.

Spelling Words:flat.slip.trap.crab.stop.blob.plot.brat.spin.see.

Phonics/Phonemic Awareness:Consonant blends with l.r.t.p.

Text Based Comprehension Skills:Sequence.

Conventions/Grammar:Complete sentences.

Amazing Words:woodland.nest.hollow.comfortable.shadows.vale.

Vocabulary:Words for shapes.

Writing:Descriptions.

Listening and Speaking:Listen for sequence.

 

Week 4

How can adventure cause trouble?

Literature:Goldilocks and the Three Bears.

Genre:Classic Fairy Tale.

Sight Words:one.two.three.four.five.

Spelling Words:gab.gap.got.grit.plug.grip.glad.glob.slug.see.

Phonics/Phonemic Awareness:Gg.Initial and final sounds.

Text Based Comprehension Skills:Character.

Conventions/Grammar:Telling sentences.

Amazing Words:bears.porridge.cottage.big.middle-sized.small.

Vocabulary:Compound words.

Writing:List.

Listening and Speaking:Discuss authors and illustrators.

 

Week 5

What would it be like to have an Antarctic adventure?

Literature:If You Could Go to Antarctica.

Genre:Non-Fiction.

Sight Words:go.here.from.

Spelling Words:men.net.elf.fed.leg.beg.den.elk.hen.you.

Phonics/Phonemic Awareness:Ee.Initial and medial sounds.

Text Based Comprehension Skills:Classify and categorize.

Conventions/Grammar:Capital letters and periods.

Amazing Words:Antarctica.continent.icebergs.penguins.seals.whales.

Vocabulary:Direction words.

Writing:Informal letter.

Listening and Speaking:Listen for story elements:character.

 

Week 6

What kind of adventures can you have in the city?

Literature:Abuela.

Genre:Fantasy.

Sight Words:go.here.from.

Spelling Words:peg.bed.end.met.set.pen.led.get.ten.you.

Phonics/Phonemic Awareness:Ee.Initial and medial sounds.

Text Based Comprehension Skills:Setting.

Conventions/GrammarPronouns:I.me.

Amazing Words:abuela.adventure.flock.airport.harbor.city.

Vocabulary:Time words.

Writing:List.

Listening and Speaking:Listen to poems.