This 3rd- 5th Grade video course covers all of the content students need to successfully improve their 3rd, 4th, or 5th grade English Language Arts skills. The course has an emphasis on reading comprehension skills. It covers the requirements of the Common Core and also goes beyond common core requirements by preparing students for new topics that are dealt with during 3rd – 5th grade English Language Arts. This course includes reading, writing, grammar, vocabulary, and spelling lessons!
This course includes:
• 7 UNITS
• 43 WORKSHEETS WITH COUNTERPART ANSWER SHEETS
• OVER 215 PRACTICE EXERCISES/PROBLEMS!
• 69 VIDEO-LESSONS
• 33 EXERCISE REVIEW VIDEOS (I explain step by step how to reach the correct answer)
• 9 ONLINE QUIZZES AND EXAMS
• 10 ADDITIONAL PRACTICE EXERCISES
• Unit Tests and Quizzes
• 1 FINAL EXAM - DIGITAL VERSION
• VOCABULARY DEFIINITIONS and PRACTICE LESSONS, LESSON SPECIFIC RESOURCES, BLANK LESSON SHEETS FOR WRITING
• OVER 10 HOURS OF VIDEO-LESSONS!
Upon course completion, students will be able to determine main ideas and details, use text evidence, compare and contrast themes, make inferences, determine problems and solutions, determine mood, tone, and theme, find causes and effects, summarize stories, determine author’s purpose, spell correctly, determine the meaning of words, write biographies, write narratives, write informational texts, and write opinion essays.
This video-course is primarily intended for elementary grades 3, 4, and 5.
Students taking this course will need to have completed Kidergarten, 1st and 2nd grade.
Unit 1: Main Ideas and Details, using evidence, illustrations, and quotes to show understanding, biography reading and writing, sentence punctuation, parts of speech, sentence fragments, reading comprehension exam
Unit 2: Literature themes, character analysis, comparing and contrasting themes, word choice, mood, narrative adventure writing, sentence punctuation, verb tense, quotes, CV/VC words, prefixes, reading comprehension exam
Unit 3: Inferences, causes & effects, textual evidences, informational text, informational writing, compound sentences, conjunctions, vocabulary development, base words and endings, reading comprehension exam
Unit 4: Problems & Solutions, chronology of events, graphs and data, fables, summarizing, summary writing, phonics, grammar, reading comprehension exam, mid-term exam
Unit 5: Compare/Contrast, narrative and rhyming poetry, ballads, sonnets, mood, tone, theme, rhyme, rhythm, double consonants, punctuation, quotes, writing poetry, reading comprehension exam
Unit 6: Causes & Effects, Inferencing, explicit text evidence, informational texts, realistic fiction writing, vocabulary development, quotation marks, compound words, reading comprehension exam
Unit 7: Summarizing, author’s purpose, plays, key ideas and supporting details, writing plays, grammar review, spelling review, reading comprehension exam, final exam