5th Grade ELA
Literary Genres (Done with Special Ed September 2017 and shared with other 5th grade teachers to use as morning work)
I. Scaffold 5th grade ELA lesson on literary genres with video game and media center scavenger hunt in which students must complete game to earn badges and then find real-life examples of mystery, science fiction, realistic fiction, traditional literature, historical fiction, and fantasy books.
II. Download the game here, open in Microsoft PowerPoint, and run as a Slideshow.
Informational Text (Done with Special Ed September 2017)
I. Scaffold 5th grade ELA lesson on informational text by letting students choose examples of the different kinds from my Mystery Bag. Items include brochures, pamphlets, fliers, newsletters, labels, instructions, manuals, clothing tags, advertisements, magazines, atlases, biographies, nonfiction books, and more.