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Reading & Writing Workshop

Reading & Writng Workshop Schedule:

Fourth Grade Pacing Guide ‘18-’19



September- November (First 12 weeks)

Unit #1- Interpreting Characters (First 2 Bends)

Unit #1- The Arc of Story (Realistic Fiction/Narrative)- First 3 Bends Only

November- December

Unit #2- Reading the Weather, Reading the World

No writing unit


Book Clubs

Unit #2- Boxes and Bullets (Opinion) - ALL BENDS


Unit #4- Historical Fiction Book Clubs (First 2 Bends)

Unit #4- The Literary Essay

(First 2 bends only)

March- April

Test Prep Possibilities-

  • Practice Tests

  • Test Prep Unit

Test Prep

  • Practice Released Questions (emphasize informational)

  • Analyze AIR Released Responses

April- May

Unit #3- Bringing History to Life (Informational)