Unit 2, 3rd Grade

WeekTextDescriptionLink
1Two Fables from AesopIdentify Subjects and Predicates, with examples from the text. here
1 to 3AllWriting planning tool for students for the Fables. Created by classroom teacher Sherry Mageehere
1 to 3AllCharacter Analysis Template; Created by classroom teacher Jessica Schmidthere
1 to 3AllGLAD Process Gridhere
1 to 3Peter Pan, Small GroupText Dependent Questions, for Peter Pan, on Avery 5160 Labels here
2Week 1 ReviewTurn and Talk Promptshere
2King MidasBecause, But and So Sentence Expansion Activity (You can watch 5th graders use the strategy here.)here
2Theseus and the MinotaurScrambled Sentence Activity, with teacher directions. The strategy borrows from the Writing Revolution. here
2Theseus and the MinotaurScrambled Sentence Cards to support struggling readershere
3Snow WhiteLesson Demonstration: Mr. Grossman’s students working with the Snow White text and annotating for evidence. here
3Week 2 ReviewTurn and Talkhere
3Snow WhiteBecause, But and So sentence expansion activityhere

From Scholastic, pdf versions of classic fairytales that are appropriate for elementary students. Moreover, they can be printed for fluency practice and to build background knowledge.

Story of Rapunzel http://images.scholastic.co.uk/assets/a/93/6d/story-of-rapunzel-111110.pdf
Hansel and Gretel https://images.scholastic.co.uk/assets/a/66/df/ce-hansel-and-gretel-story-124711.pdf
Three Billy Goats Gruff https://images.scholastic.co.uk/assets/a/c4/c1/ce-three-goats-story-pcp-118114.pdf
Little Red Riding Hood https://images.scholastic.co.uk/assets/a/d3/24/ce-little-red-story-pcp-115014.pdf