Reading Streets

The following are resources that go with our weekly stories. 

 

Open Court

 

Wk

Story

Genre

Comprehension

Skill

Grammar

Vocabulary

Spelling

Phonics

1

Gloria Who Might Be My Best Friend

Realistic

Fiction

Character

Sentence

Homophones

Short Vowels

 

Reading Streets Unit 1

 

Wk

Story

Genre

Comprehension

Skill

Grammar

Vocabulary

Spelling

Phonics

1

When Charlie McButton Lost Power

Realistic

Fiction

Character, Setting, & Theme

Sentences

Context Clues, Homonyms

Short Vowels VC/CV

2

What About Me?

Fable

Sequence, Summarize

Subject & Predicate

Compound Words

Plurals -s, -es, -ies

3

Kumak’s Fish

Tall Tale

Sequence

Types of Sentences

Unknown Words

Base Words & Endings

4

Supermarket

Expository Text

Compare and Contrast

Types of Sentences

Multiple Meaning Words

Vowel Digraphs

5

My Rows and Piles of Coins

Realistic Fiction

Author’s Purpose Story Structure

Compound Sentences

Prefixes & Suffixes

Vowel Diphthongs

 

Reading Streets Unit 2

 

Wk

Story

Genre

Comprehension

Skill

Grammar

Vocabulary

Spelling

Phonics

1

Penguin Chick

Expository Text

Main Idea

Common & Proper Nouns

Context Clues, Synonyms

Syllable Patterns V/CV, VC/V

2

I Wanna Iguana

Realistic Fiction

Compare and Contrast

Singular & Plural Nouns

Unfamiliar Words

Words Ending in

-le

3

Prudy’s Problem & How She Solved It

Fantasy

Draw Conclusions

Questioning

Irregular Plural Nouns

Compound Words

Compound Words

4

Tops & Bottoms

Fantasy

Author’s Purpose Predict & Set Purpose

Singular Possessive Nouns

Antonyms

Consonant Blends spl, thr, squ, str, scr

5

Amazing Bird Nests

Expository Text

Main Idea and Details

Plural Possessive Nouns

Unfamiliar Words

Consonant Digraphs

 

Reading Streets Unit 3

 

Wk

Story

Genre

Comprehension

Skill

Grammar

Vocabulary

Spelling

Phonics

1

How Do You Raise a Raisin

Expository Text

Draw Conclusions

Action and Linking Verbs

Contractions

 

2

Pushing Up the Sky

Drama

Literacy Elements, Inferring

Main & Helping Verbs

Unknown Words

Prefixes un-, re-, mis-, dis-

3

Seeing Stars

Expository Text

Graphic Sources

Subject Verb Agreement

Unknown Words

Spellings of j, s, k

4

A Symphony of Whales

Literary Nonfiction

Generalize, Story Structure

Past, Present, & Future Tense

Unfamiliar Words

Suffixes -ly, -ful, -ness, -less

5

Around One Cactus

Literary Nonfiction

Cause & Effect

Irregular Verbs

Prefixes and Suffixes

Consonant Patterns wr, kn, gn, st, mb

 

Reading Streets Unit 4

 

Wk

Story

Genre

Comprehension

Skill

Grammar

Vocabulary

Spelling

Phonics

1

The Man Who Invented Basketball

Biography

Generalize, Summarize

Singular & Plural Pronouns

Unfamiliar Words

Irregular Plurals

2

Hottest, Coldest, Highest, Deepest

Expository Text

Graphic Sources Important Ideas

Subject & Object Pronouns

Unfamiliar Words

Vowels: r- Controlled

3

Rocks In His Head

Biography

Fact and Opinion Inferring

Possessive Pronouns

Multiple Meaning Words

Prefixes pre-, mid-, over-, out-, bi-, de-

4

America’s Champion Swimmer: Gertrude Ederle

Biography

Fact and Opinion Questioning

Contractions

Multiple Meaning Words

Suffixes -er, -or, -ess, -ist

5

Fly, Eagle, Fly!: An African Tale

Folk Tale

Cause & Effect

Prepositions

Unknown Words

Syllable Pattern VCCCV

 

Reading Streets Unit 5

 

Wk

Story

Genre

Comprehension

Skill

Grammar

Vocabulary

Spelling

Phonics

1

Suki’s Kimono

Realistic Fiction

Compare & Contrast Visualize

Adjectives & Articles

Synonyms

Syllable Pattern CV/VC

2

I Love Saturdays y Domingos

Realistic Fiction

Main Idea & Details Inferring

Adjectives that Compare

Homophones

Homophones

3

Goodbye, 382 Shin Dang Dong

Realistic Fiction

Sequence

Adverbs

Compound Words

Vowel Sound in ball

4

Jalapeño Bagels

Realistic Fiction

Draw Conclusions Summarize

Adverbs that Compare

Unfamiliar Words

Vowel patterns -ei, -eigh

5

Me and Uncle Romie

Historical Fiction

Author’s Purpose

Author's Purpose 2
Background Knowledge

Conjunctions

Homonyms

Suffixes -y,

-ish, -hood,

-ment

 

 

Reading Streets Unit 6

 

Wk

Story

Genre

Comprehension

Skill

Grammar

Vocabulary

Spelling

Phonics

1

The Story of the Statue of Liberty

Literary Nonfiction

Fact and Opinion Questioning

Capital Letters

Prefix -un

Vowel Sounds /u../ & /u/

2

Happy Birthday Mr. Kang

Realistic Fiction

Cause & Effect Inferring

Abbreviations

Antonyms

Schwa

3

Talking Walls: Art for People

Realistic Fiction

Graphic Sources

Combining Sentences

Unknown Words

Final Syllables

4

Two Bad Ants

Fantasy

Literacy Elements

Commas

Prefixes & Suffixes

Prefixes, Suffixes & Endings

5

Atlantis

Drama, Legend

Generalize Inferring

Questions & Parentheses

Homographs

Related Words