• Reading

     Journeys unit 

    During the Journeys unit, the students will read the following stories:

    • "The Path to Paper Son" (informational text)
    • "Louie Share Kim, Paper son" (informational text)
    • Life on Earth - and Beyond (informational text)
    • an excerpt from Pedros Journal (historical fiction)
    • a Poetry collection   (poetry)
    • Picturesque Journeys (informational text)


    We will focus on the following skills:

    • main idea
    • text evidence
    • making inferences
    • understanding point of view
    • figurative language
    • visualization
    • analyze text structure
    • predictions