Areas of Study
Unit 4- Module A -Exploring New Worlds
Supporting Text: Pedro's Journal, Secrets of the Canyon Cave, A Man of Persistence
How do readers quote accurately from the text?
How do writers support a point of view with reasons and information?
Students will write opinion pieces supporting a point of view with reasons and information on Henry Hudson or another explorer studied in this unit.
Students will be able to write opinion pieces on topics or texts, supporting a point of view with reasons and information.
Readers will use details in the text to compare and contrast and draw inferences.
Establishing Math Routines
Whole Number Operation
Students will recognize the 10 to 1 relationship among place value positions.
Students will read and write whole numbers through hundred millions.
Students will use properties of operation to solve problems. Students will write and evaluate repeated factors in exponent form.
Students will multiply by 1 and 2 digit numbers.
Divide Whole Numbers
Students will use multiplication to solve division problems.
Students will be able to write numerical expressions.
Fluency Strategy: Skip Counting
How does geography influence the way we live?
How do landform changes over time impact our understanding of the earth?
Why are school/classroom rules important?
What does it mean to be a good citizen?
Why do members of a classroom deserve to be heard and respected?
Land and Early People
How did geography influence the development of the Western Hemisphere?