Open Court Theme:

Grade 6 - Unit 1 - Perseverance


Activities/Books for the First Day of School

Comprehension Questions:

Amaroq the Wolf by Jessica Alvarado

Amaroq the Wolf: Cause and Effect by Julie Kaltenbach

Amaroq the Wolf: Comprehension Matching by Julie Kaltenbach

On Top of the World by Jessica Alvarado

The Fire Bulder by Jessica Alvarado

On Top of the World (2002) by Jason Valdemar

Saint George and the Dragon by Jessica Alvarado

Saint George and the Dragon by Julie Kaltenbach

Jesse Owens by Jessica Alvarado

Back to the Drawing Board by Jessica Alvarado

Integrating Technology:

Photostory Project by Alice Mercer

Links for Research:

Inventing Modern America Perseverance - Paul MacCready

Women in Aviation History

The First International Flight

Powerpoints:

see Powerpoints page

Software:

Reading Remedies for iPod/iPad

Fluency Timer for iPhone/iPad

Spelling:

Amaroq the Wolf by Julie Kaltenbach

St. George and the Dragon by Julie Kaltenbach

Submit Resources:

Submit Resources

Unit Opener Ideas:

Submit Unit Opener and Closer Ideas for this Unit

Unit 1 by Sharlene Myles

Photostory Project by Alice Mercer

Vocabulary:

Amaroq the Wolf by Julie Kaltenbach

St. George and the Dragon by Julie Kaltenbach

St. George and the Dragon (synonyms) by Julie Kaltenbach

Word Knowledge:

Amaroq the Wolf: Fill in the Blank by Julie Kaltenbach


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