Reading Unit 1
Week 1 Dino Hunters Find dinosaur names in the dictionary using guide words.
  Sentence Structure Games Many games to help build sentence structure understanding.
Week 2 Words in Context Determine the meaning of words in a sentence using context clues.
  Summarize as you read Use main idea and details to answer the questions.
  Subject and Predicate

A review for sentence structure. Remember, simple subject is a noun or pronoun (ex. he, she, dog, house) and simple predicate is a verb (ex. sit, was dancing)

Week 3 Compound Words A compound word is made when two words are joined to form a new word. Look at the red word. Look at the words in the row. Click on a blue word to make a compound word.
  Combining Sentence Quiz Choose the correct answer for each question.
  Combining Sentence Game Use your knowledge of conjunctions to join these sentences together.
Week 4 Combining Sentences Combine two sentences to make one complex sentence.
  Compound Sentences Do you want to make your writing more interesting?
  Putting Sentences Together Play on of the three games on how to correctly combine sentences.
  Sentence Sort Determine what type of sentences are shown.
  Compound/Complex Sentences Read the story and answer the questions.
  Find a Word Drag and drop each word onto the correct dictionary page. Use the guide words to help you organize the words alphabetically.
Week 5 Word Meaning Learning how to guess words you don't know is an important skill. Nobody wants to look every word up in a dictionary!
  Run on Sentences Identify if each sentence is a run on sentence or a complete sentence.
  Character, Plot, Setting Lessons and Activities about character, plot, and setting.
Reading Unit 2
Week 1 Cow Context Clues Read each sentence.  Select the best answer.
  Determine the Audience Who would be the audience?
  Author's Purpose Answer questions to determine the author's purpose.
  Types of Texts 'Types of text' is a quiz based game to help you recognize different text types and why they are written in different ways.
  Author's Purpose Battleship Answer the questions to sink the battleship.
  Noun Dunk Determine whether nouns are common or proper.
  Rats! Determine whether nouns are common or proper.
Week 2 Drawing Inferences Be a critical reader.
  Inference Riddles Successful readers make guesses based on what they read and what they already know.
  Plural Noun Practice Fifteen sites to help you learn about plural nouns.
Week 3 Plural Tic Tac Toe Match the word to the correct ending.  This can be a two player game.
  Fact or Opinion? Read the statements and determine if they are facts or opinions.
  Irregular Plurals Fill in each of the following blanks using the plural form of the noun.
Week 4 Paint by Idioms Idioms add color to language. Help FunBrain.com's grand master, Salvabear Dali, finish his paintings by identifying the correct expression.
  Problem/Solution Matching

Match the problem to the solution.

  Possessive Battleship Sink your opponent's ships by answering questions correctly.
Week 5 Root/Bass Words Identifying words with their correct root word. Choose Matching, Concentration or Word Search.
  Inference Riddle Game Successful readers make guesses based on what they read and what they already know. The object of this game is to infer what is being described by the clues you read.
  Plural vs. Possessives Decide what is the best answer.
Reading Unit 3
Week 1 Squanky's Synonym Game Help the tooth fairy find teeth by matching the synonym.
  Author's Purpose Quiz Take this online quiz.
  Action Verb Practice Click on the box to check your answer.
Week 2 Prefix Jeopardy Answer the questions about prefixes to earn points.
  Author's Purpose Quiz See how well you do on this online quiz about Author's Purpose.
  Tenses Treasure Hunt Choose level 2 and choose the correct verb form for each sentence.
Week 3 Helping Verb Quiz A helping verb (also called an auxiliary verb) modifies a main verb. A main verb can have up to three helping verbs. Choose the helping verb(s) in each sentence.
  Sort it Out Click on Collections, then Sort it Out.  Play all of the c and g games.
Week 4 Homophone Song Watch this music video about homophones.
  Brush your Teeth Put these steps in the correct order of how you brush your teeth.
  2Bee or Nottoobee 2Bee and Queen Nottoobee need flowers to make honey. Help them find flowers by choosing the correct verb to complete the sentences.
Week 5 Bio-Cube Bio-Cube is a useful summarizing tool that helps students identify and list key elements about a person whose biography or autobiography they have just read. It can also be used as a prewriting activity for student autobiographies.
  Irregular Verb Jeopardy Answer these questions about irregular verbs to earn points.
  Compound Words Matching Put together the two words that for a compound word.
Reading Unit 4
Week 1 Sink or Swim In this game you add suffixes and prefixes to words to change their meaning.
  Drawing Conclusions Riddle Game Successful readers make guesses based on what they read and what they already know. The object of this game is to infer what is being described by the clues you read.
  Inflectional Ending Game

Choose the correct inflectional ending of the words to best fit the sentence. Re-read your answer before checking your answer. Remember the rules.

  Pronoun/Antecedent Quiz Select the correct pronoun(s) for each sentence. Then check your     answer(s) by clicking on the Key.
Week 2 Show What You Know You must draw conclusions to answer these true false questions.
  Construct a Word Combine letters to make word family lists.
  The Pronoun Clubhouse If you answer the questions correctly, you can build a clubhouse.
Week 3 Context Clues with Definitions Answer the question correctly to hit the duck with a pie in the face.
  Pronoun/Verb Quiz Drag the correct pronoun into the sentence.
  Persuasion PowerPoint Use this PowerPoint to help you teach persuasion.
Week 4 Homograph Quiz Many common words have more than one meaning.  Choose which word would work in both sentences.
  Destination Impossible Follow the sequence of directions to end up in the right spot on the map.
  Exploring for Possessives Choose the correct way to write the possessive form of the word.
Week 5 Balloon Pop Pop all of the balloons that have pronouns in them.
  Word Clues Match the words together that mean the same thing.
  Homophone Match Match the words that sound alike.
Reading Unit 5
Week 1 Summarize as you Read Read the selection and answer the questions.
  Adjective Movie and Quiz Watch this movie about adjectives and then take the quiz.
  Unscramble Unscramble the VCCV words.
Week 2 Ball Hogs Put in your grade level and play.  See how well you know antonyms.
  Dear Mrs. Parks Practice making judgments with this activity.
  Article Grammar Game Decide what article goes with each word.
Week 3 Fact or Opinion Follow the tutorial and then practice telling the difference between fact and opinion.
  Analogy Jeopardy Answer the questions about analogies.
  Adjectives that Compare Take this quiz to see if you know how to use adjectives that compare.
Week 4 Words in Context Some words have several meanings.  Can you find the correct meaning of the word using context clues?
  Comparing Adjectives Fill in the different forms of the adjectives.
  Story Elements Quiz Do you the different parts in a short story.  Answer these questions about the different elements, including characters.
Week 5 Context is Key Read the passage and answer the questions.  Use context clues to help you.
  Cause and Effect Tutorial Read over this tutorial to help you remember what cause and effect are all about.
  Comparing with Adjectives Practice using the correct form of adjectives by dragging them to the correct box.
Reading Unit 6
Week 1 Combining Cause and Effect Sentences Practice writing cause and effect sentences with this interactive tool.
  Word Works This game lets you create and use new words.
  Pick It: Adverbs Click on the adverb in each sentence.
Week 2 Homophone Quiz Take this quiz to see how well you know homophones.
  Word Master Choose the medium level.  Use the context clues around the blank to figure out what the missing word is
  Form of Adverbs Type in the correct form of the adverbs in the sentence.
Week 3 Race to Ramses! Add the correct prefix to the base word.  Answer the questions correctly to beat the tomb raiders to the kings tomb.  Choose your grade level.
  Double Negatives Activity Help Joanne get a job by correcting her application and finding all of the double negatives.
  Latin and Greek Roots Match the root to the English meaning.
Week 4 Inflectional Ending Quiz Select the correct word that goes in each sentence.
  Preposition Basketball Select where you want to take a shot at and answer the question correctly to earn points.
  Suffix Match Match the suffix with its meaning.
Week 5 Word Mine Prepositions Click on the prepositions.
  Latin and Greek Concentration Game Test your knowledge of the meanings of Latin and Greek roots and prefixes.
  er, ir, and ur quiz

Read the sentence and choose the correct spelling from the drop down box.  The words have 'er', 'ir' or 'ur' in them, but they all say 'er'.

 

 

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