Students will demonstrate knowledge of common story elements such as characters, setting, plot, and main idea.
Students will employ learned strategies to improve fluency and comprehension.
How do story elements come together to create more interesting stories?
How do good reading strategies improve fluency and comprehension?
What common elements do most fictional stories share?
Why is it important to reread drafts for meanng, to add details, and improve correctness?
Why is a first draft important to the writing process?
How does knowing spelling patterns help you identify unfamiliar words or parts of words?
Character, Setting, Main idea, Plot
Draft, Revising, publish
Spelling pattern, Chunks
How do good reading strategies improve comprehension and fluency?
Fluency, Comprehension, Stategy