Story Title

Focus Skill

Spelling List

Vocab. Words

 

 

 

 

Officer Buckle and Gloria

Decode Long Words

1

1

Pepita Talks Twice

Narrative Elements

2

2

Nate the Great, San Francisco Detective

Decode Long Words

3

3

Allie’s Basketball Dream

Narrative Elements

4

4

The Olympic Games

Elements of Non-Fiction

5

5

 

 

 

 

Turtle Bay

Author’s Purpose

6

6

Balto, the Dog Who Saved Nome

Word Relationships

7

7

Wild Shots, They’re My Life

Author’s Purpose

8

8

Little Grunt and the Big Egg

Word Relationship

9

9

Rosie, A Visiting Dog’s Story

Decode Long Words

10

10

 

 

 

 

The Stories Julian Tells

Sequence

11

11

The Talent Show

Prefixes and Suffixes

12

12

Centerfield Ballhawk

Sequence

13

13

Ramona Forever

Prefixes and Suffixes

14

14

Sayings We Share: Proverbs and Fables

Narrative Elements

15

15

 

 

 

 

Papa Tells Chita a Story

Summarize

16

16

Coyote Places the Stars

Compare and Contrast

17

17

Why Mosquitoes Buzz in People’s Ears

Summarize

18

18

Lon Po Po

Compare and Contrast

19

19

The Crowded House

Author’s Purpose

20

20

 

 

 

 

Leah’s Pony

Fact and Opinion

21

21

Yippee-Yay!

Main Idea and Details

22

22

Boom Town

Fact and Opinion

23

23

Cocoa Ice

Compare and Contrast

24

24

If You Made a Million

Main Idea and Details

25

25

 

 

 

 

I’m In Charge of Celebrations

Summarize

26

26

Alejandro’s Gift

Cause and Effect

27

27

Rocking and Rolling

Locate Information

28

28

Armadillo from Amarillo

Cause and Effect

29

29

Visitors from Space

Locate Information

30

30