Fourth Grade Reading

Unit 1: Building a Reading Life
Skills: Summary, context clues, main idea, themes
 
Unit 2: Character Analysis
Skills: Prediction, character analysis, connections
Texts: Esperanza Rising
 
Unit 3: Speech & Biography
Skills: Speech analysis, synthesis, critique
 
Unit 4: Historical Fiction
Skills: Infer, literary analysis
 
Unit 5: Social Issues
Skills: Descriptive language analysis: imagery and mood, synthesis: theme, literary analysis
 
Unit 6: Poetry
Skills: Poetry analysis, critique, literary analysis