Reading Street Unit 4

week 1

How can a surprise be a treasure?
Phonemic Awareness

Spelling City word list 4.1

Vowel digraphs ai,ay

Singular and Plural Possessives


Comprehension

Drawing Conclusions

Language Arts/Writing

Friendly Letter

Adjectives
week 2

How can a story be a treasure?
Phonemic Awareness

Spelling City Word List 4.2

Vowel digraph ea long e spelled ea

Adding endings -ies


Comprehension

Theme

Compound Words

Cinderella

Language Arts/Writing

Write an Invitation

Adjectives
week 3

What treasures can we find in our country?
Phonemic Awareness

Spelling City Word List 4.3

Vowel digraphs oa, ow


Comprehension

Washington, DC


Language Arts/Writing
Adjectives
week 4

Why do we treasure special places?
Phonemic Awareness

Spelling City 4.4

Vowel diagraphs ie, igh

Consonant patterns kn, wr

Story of the week: Wilfred Gordon McDonald Partridge

Comprehension
Facts and details

Language Arts/Writing
Adjectives for What Kind


week 5

What treasures can we share at home?
Phonemic Awareness


Spelling City 4.5
Compound words
Vowel Diagraphs ue, ew, ui


Comprehension
Theme

Language Arts/Writing
Adjectives for How Many

Thank You Note


week 6

What treasures can we share with neighbors?
Phonemic Awareness

Spelling City 4.6
Suffixes -ly , -ful

Vowel sounds in moon: oo


Comprehension
Cause and Effect
Musical Max safari video a treasure shared with neighbors

Language Arts/Writing
Adjectives that Compare
Organization