Common Core Aligned Resources for L.5.4
Determine or clarify the meaning of unknown and multiple-meaning words and phrases based on grade 5 reading and content, choosing flexibly from a range of strategies.
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Understanding Idioms Is a Piece of Cake
3rd - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Interpreting idioms is a piece of cake! In groups, learners discuss the meaning of some common English idioms and choose 10 to use in sentences. Then, they illustrate the silly, literal meanings of those idioms and can engage in a fun...
Learn Words About a New Subject: Words About Voting
3rd - 5th CCSS: Adaptable
Ballot, candidate, election, political party, register. Elections are the subject of this vocabulary unit that not only provides learners with vocabulary acquisition strategies but includes information about the electoral process as well.
Vocabulary Strategies for the Analysis of Word Parts in Mathematics
3rd - 8th CCSS: Adaptable
Pair this resource with a reading of any math textbook, article, or book. Learners take note of unknown words and use the provided graphic organizer in order to use word roots, prefixes, and suffixes to help them determine the meaning of...
Reduce Our Carbon Footprint, Let’s Compost!
4th - 8th CCSS: Adaptable
Roll up your sleeves and get a little dirty with this elementary and middle school compost lesson. All you need is a large plastic container, a couple old newspapers, some organic waste, and a few hundred worms and you're ready to start...
Vocabulary and Concept Development
5th - 8th CCSS: Adaptable
Considering a lesson on Greek and Latin roots and affixes? The Latin roots bas and pos, and the Greek root bas are the focus on a colorful, animated presentation that will engage your learners and provide guided and independent practice...