Mrs. Sams'

New Scott Foresman Resources     

Unit 1

Lewis and Clark and Me: A Dog’s Tale

Because of Winn-Dixie

The Horned Toad Prince

Grandfather's Journey

Letters Home from Yosemite

Unit 2

What Jo Did

Coyote School News

Grace and the Time Machine

Marven of the Great North Woods

So You Want to Be President

Unit 3

The Stranger
Adelina's Whales

How Night Came from the Sea, by Melissa Guinn
Eye of the Storm

Unit 4

Houdini's Box


Seeker of Knowledge

Encyclopedia Brown

Unit 5

Sailing Home

Machu Picchu

·        Machu Picchu – beautiful pictures

Amelia and Eleanor

·         Biography report

Antarctic Journal


·         Synonyms

·         Drawing Conclusions

·         In Conclusion

Unit 6

My Brother Martin

·         Dr. King

·        Cause and Effect Intro

·        Cause and Effect game

·         Conjunctions

·         Fact and Opinion

·         Fact and Opinion Intro

·        Fact and Opinion game

·        Sentence review

Jim Thorpe’s Bright Path

·         Biography of Jim Thorpe

·        Review

Tia Lola