Quarter 1

Quarter 2

Quarter 3

Quarter 4

Unit 1: Friendly Letters (Approx. 3 Weeks)



2.1; 2.2; 2.3 a, b, c, d, e, f, new standard; 2.4; 2.5 a, b, new standard; 2.6 a, c, d; 2.7 c, d, e; 2.8 a, c, d; 2.12 a, b, new standard; 2.13 a, b, c, h, i, j; 2.14

Unit 2: Information & Explanatory (Approx. 4 Weeks)
2.1; 2.2; 2.3; 2.4; 2.5 a, b, new standard; 2.6 a, c, d; 2.7 c, d, e; 2.8 a, c, d; 2.9 a, b, c, d, e, f; 2.10 a, b; 2.12 a, b, new standards; 2.13 a, b, c, d, h, i, j; 2.14; 2.R

Spiral Review, Enrichment, Literature Circles, Author Studies, PBL
While this week is designated for these types of activities, these should be integrated into the instructional units as well. ( 1 Week)

Writing Assessment Prompts & Rubrics

Unit 3: Fiction & Poetry (Approx. 4 Weeks)
2.1; 2.2; 2.3; 2.4; 2.5 a, b, new standard; 2.6; 2.7 a, c, d, e; 2.8 a, b, c, d, e, f, h, j; 2.9 a, b, c, d, e, f; 2.10 a, b; 2.12 a, b, c, d, new standard; 2.13 a, b, c, d, h, i, j; 2.14; 2.R

Unit 4: Information & Explanatory (With a focus on reference materials) (Approx. 3 Weeks)
2.1; 2.2; 2.3; 2.4; 2.5; 2.6; 2.7; 2.8 a, b, c, d, e, f, h, j; 2.9 a, b, c, d, e, f, g, h; 2.10 a, b, c, d; 2.11 a; 2.12; 2.13 a, b, c, d, g, h, i, j; 2.14; 2.R

Spiral Review, Enrichment, Literature Circles, Author Studies, PBL 
While this week is designated for these types of activities, these should be integrated into the instructional units as well. (1 Week)

Writing Assessment Prompts & Rubrics

Unit 5: Fiction & Poetry (Approx. 4 Weeks)
2.1; 2.2; 2.3; 2.4; 2.5; 2.6; 2.7; 2.8; 2.9 a, b, c, d, e, f, g, h; 2.10; 2.11 a; 2.12; 2.13; 2.14; 2.R

Unit 6: Biography & Autobiography (Approx. 3 Weeks)
2.1; 2.2; 2.3; 2.4; 2.5; 2.6; 2.7; 2.8; 2.9; 2.10; 2.11; 2.12; 2.13; 2.14; 2.R

Spiral Review, Enrichment, Literature Circles, Author Studies, PBL
While this week is designated for these types of activities, these should be integrated into the instructional units as well. (1 Week)

Writing Assessment Prompts & Rubrics

Unit 7: Fiction & Poetry (Approx. 5 Weeks)
2.1; 2.2; 2.3; 2.4; 2.5; 2.6; 2.7; 2.8; 2.9; 2.10; 2.11; 2.12; 2.13; 2.14; 2.R

Unit 8: Functional Texts (Recipes, Brochures, etc.) (Approx. 3 Weeks)
2.1; 2.2; 2.3; 2.4; 2.5; 2.6; 2.7; 2.8; 2.9; 2.10; 2.11; 2.12; 2.13; 2.14; 2.R

Writing Assessment Prompts & Rubrics

Spiral Review, Enrichment, Literature Circles, Author Studies, PBL
While this week is designated for these types of activities, these should be integrated into the instructional units as well.

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