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    NEISD 4th Grade      2017-2018     Battle of the Books

     

    Author

    Title

    Elizabeth Eulberg

    *The Great Shelby Holmes

    Max Brallier

    *The Last Kids on Earth

    Crystal Allen

    *The Magnificent Mya Tibbs

    Kathi Appelt and Allison McGhee

    *Maybe a Fox

    Dan Gemeinhart

    *Some Kind of Courage

    Jewell Parker Rhodes

    *Towers Falling

    Mike Jung

    *Unidentified Suburban Object

    Elana Arnold

    Boy Called Bat

    Marcia Wells

    Eddie Red Undercover: Mystery on Museum Mile

    Jen Calonita

    Flunked

    Jason Reynolds

    Ghost

    John David Anderson

    Ms. Bixby’s Last Day

    Sara Pennypacker

    Pax

    Jackson Pearce

    Pip Bartlett’s Guide to Magical Creatures

    Sharon Draper

    Stella by Starlight

    Lauren Wolk

    Wolf Hollow

    *2017-2018 Texas Bluebonnet                             

  • Videos reviewing these reading skills:

    1. Making Inferences

    2. Inferencing

    3. Main Idea and Supporting Details

    4. Point of View

    5. Context Clues

    6. Summarizing

    7. Sequence Major Events

    8. Author's Purpose

    9. Author's Purpose continued

    10. Text Features

    11. Characters' Perspectives

    12. Themes in stories and fables

    13. Themes, Morals, and Lessons - 1

    14. Themes, Morals, and Lessons - 2

    15. Determining the Moral of a Fable

    16. Compare and Contrast

    17. Word Learaning Strategies - Using a Dictionaries

     18. Word Learning - Synonyms and Antonyms

     

    1. Making Inferences is one of the most difficult reading skills. Here are 2 video examples of making inferences:

     

     

     2. Inferencing

     

     

    3. Main Idea and Supporting Details:

     

    4. Point of View:

     

    5. Context Clues:

     

    6. Summarizing:

     

    7. Sequence Major Events:

     

    8. Author's Purpose:

    9. Author's Purpose continued:

     

     

    10. Text Features:

     

     

    11. Characters' Perspectives:

     

     

    12. Themes in stories and fables:

     

     

     13. Themes, Morals, and Lessons - 1

     

    14. Themes, Morals, and Lessons - 2

     

     

     15. Determining the Moral of a Fable

     

     

     16. Compare and Contrast

     

     17. Word Learaning Strategies - Using a Dictionaries

     

     18. Word Learning - Synonyms and Antonyms