Quarter 1

Quarter 2

Quarter 3

Quarter 4

Unit 1: Historical Fiction: Approx. 4 Weeks
For the novice teacher, ideas for the first week of school
5.1 a, c, d, e, f, new standards; 5.2 e, f, i; 5.4 c, e, f, g; 5.5 a, f, g, h, j, k, l, new standard; 5.7 a, b, c, d, g, h, i, new standard; 5.8 a, c, d, i, j, new standard

Unit 2: Information & Explanatory: 4 Weeks
5.1 a, b, c, d, e, f, new standards; 5.2 a, b, c, e, f, g, i, new standards; 5.4 a, b, c, e, f, g; 5.5 a, f, g, h, j, k, l, new standard; 5.6 a, b, c, d, e, g, k, l; 5.7 a, b, c, d, g, h, i, new standards; 5.8 a, b, c, d, h, i, k,

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)

1st Quarter Writing Assessment

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Unit 3: Realistic Fiction: 4 Weeks
5.1 a, c, d, e, f, new standards; 5.2 a, b, c, e, f, g, i, new standards; 5.4 a, b, c, e, f, g; 5.5 a, b, c, f, ,g, h, i, j, k, l, new standards; 5.6 a, b, d, e, g, k, l; 5.7 a, b, c, d, e, g, h, i, new standards; 5.8 a, b, c, d, f, h, i, j, new standa

Unit 4: Information & Explanatory: 5 Weeks
5.1; 5.2; 5.4 a, b, c, e, f, g; 5.5 a, b, c, f, g, h, j, k, l, new standards; 5.6 a, b, d, e, f, g, k, l; 5.7 a, b, c, d, e, g, h, i, new standards; 5.8 a, b, c, d, f, h, i, j, k, new standards; 5.9

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)

2nd Quarter Writing Assessment

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Unit 5: Poetry: 3 Weeks
5.1; 5.2; 5.4; 5.5; 5.6 a, b, e, g, k, l, new standards; 5.7; 5.8 a, b, c, d, f, h, i, j, k, new standards; 5.9

Unit 6: Biography, Autobiography & Literary Nonfiction: 4 Weeks
5.1; 5.2; 5.4; 5.5; 5.6 a, b, c, d, e, f, g, h, j, k, l, m; 5.7; 5.8;, 5.9

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)

3rd Quarter Writing Assessment

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Unit 7: Functional Texts (Recipes, Directions, Brochures, etc.): 3 Weeks
5.1; 5.2; 5.4; 5.5; 5.6; 5,7; 5.8; 5.9

Unit 8: Media Messages: 3 Weeks
5.1; 5.2; 5.3; 5.4; 5.5; 5.6; 5.7; 5.8; 5.9

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.

4th Quarter Writing Assessment

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