4th Grade Language Arts - Harcourt Journeys Unit 4

Vocabulary Cards

Projectables

Practice Book


Day 1
Day 2
Day 3
Day 4
Day 5
Lesson 16
Riding Freedom
Vocabulary:
Cards start with "escorted" 151A
Matching Game
Strategies: Using Context
Study Island video
Context Clues song
Lesson:

Millionaire Game
Projectable 16.5
PB page 183
Grammar:
Adjectives
SchoolHouse Rock video
Lesson:


Adjective Detective game
Projectable 16.6
PB page 187
Lesson 16
Riding Freedom
Comprehension Skill: Compare and Contrast
Study Island video
Lesson:

Compare and Contrast practice
Projectable 16.2
PB pages 181-182
Grammar:
Adjectives after be
Lesson:

Projectable 16.7
PB page 188
Lesson 16
Riding Freedom
Building Background:
Stagecoach ride (no sound)
Grammar:
Articles
Lesson:

Projectable 16.8
PB page 189
Lesson 16
Riding Freedom
Grammar:
Writing Proper Nouns
Lesson:

PB page 190
Lesson 16
Riding Freedom
Vocab Review
Test Review:
Lesson 17
The Right Dog for the Job
Vocabulary:
Cards start with "reward" 161A
Matching Game
Strategies: Suffixes -ion, -ation,
-ition
Lesson:

Projectable 17.5
PB page 195
Grammar: Adverbs that tell How, When, Where
School House Rock video
(scroll down to video)
Lesson:

Projectable 17.6
PB page 199
Lesson 17
The Right Dog for the Job
Comprehension Skill: Sequencing
Lesson (with links to practice the skill on the last page of the notebook):

Projectable 17.2
PB pages 193-194
Grammar:
Adverbs of Frequency and Intensity
Power Point Lesson
Projectable 17.7
PB page 200
Lesson 17
The Right Dog for the Job
Reading Background:
Service Dog video
Grammar:
Using Adverbs
in Different Parts of Sentences
Brainpop video
Lesson:

Adverb practice
Projectable 17.8
PB page 201
Lesson 17
The Right Dog for the Job
Grammar:
Possessive Nouns
Lesson:

PB page 202
Adverb review game
Rags to Riches
Lesson 17
The Right Dog for the Job
Vocab Review
Test Review:
Lesson 18
Moon Runner
Vocabulary:
Cards start with "gigantic" 171A
Matching Game
Strategies: Homonyms, Homophones, and Homographs
BrainPop Jr video
Lesson:

Projectable 18.5
PB page 207
Grammar: Prepositions
School House Rock video
(scroll down)
Video and Song
Lesson:

Projectable 18.6
PB page 211
Lesson 18
Moon Runner
Comprehension Skill: Understanding Characters
BrainPop Jr video
Lesson:
Powerpoint Lesson
Projectable 18.2
PB pages 205-206
Grammar:
Prepositional Phrases
BrainPop video
Lesson:
Prepositional Phrases Game
Projectable 18.7
PB page 212
Lesson 18
Moon Runner
Reading Background:
Moon Festival video
Grammar:
Prepositions and Prepositional Phrases to Provide Detail
Preposition video
(Grammar Snap)
Lesson:

Projectable 18.8
PB page 213
Lesson 18
Moon Runner
Grammar:
Verbs in the Present
Verb Game
PB page 214
Lesson 18
Moon Runner
Vocab Review
Test Review:
(Question #2 in the Journeys answer key is wrong. It is correct in this review.)
Lesson 19
Harvesting Hope: The Story of Cesar Chavez
Vocabulary:
Cards start with "overcome" 181A
Matching Game
Strategies: Using a Dictionary
Discovery Ed video: Mummies in the Dictionary
Lesson:

Dictionary Skills practice:

Projectable 19.5
PB page 219
Grammar: Transition Words
Lesson
(save the quiz for day 3)
Projectable 19.6
PB page 223
Lesson 19
Harvesting Hope: The Story of Cesar Chavez
Comprehension Skill:
Persuasion
Lesson:

Projectable 19.2
PB pages 217-218
Grammar:
Time-Order Transition Words
BrainPop video
Lesson:

Projectable 19.7
PB page 224
Lesson 19
Harvesting Hope: The Story of Cesar Chavez
Reading Background:
Brainpop video
Grammar:
Transitional Phrases and Conclusions
Lesson:
Transition Quiz
Projectable 19.8
PB page 225
Lesson 19
Harvesting Hope: The Story of Cesar Chavez
Grammar:
Verbs in the Past
Match present tense with past tense verbs
PB page 226
Lesson 19
Harvesting Hope: The Story of Cesar Chavez
Vocab Review
Test Review:
Lesson 20
Sacagawea
Vocabulary:
Cards start with "territory" 191A
Matching Game
Strategies: Compound Words
Lesson:

Projectable 20.5
PB page 231
Grammar: Abbreviations for People and Places
Lesson:

Projectable 20.6
PB page 235
Lesson 20
Sacagawea
Comprehension Skill:
Main Ideas and Details
Study Island video
Lesson:
Destination Reading lesson
Projectable 20.2
PB pages 229-230
Grammar:
Abbreviations for Mailing Addresses
Lesson: (people review and addresses)

Projectable 20.7
PB page 236
Lesson 20
Sacagawea
Reading Background:
Brainpop video
(Lewis and Clark)
Grammar:
Abbreviations for Time and Measurement
Lesson:

Projectable 20.8
PB page 237
Lesson 20
Sacagawea
Grammar:
Irregular Verbs
Review Game
PB page 238
Lesson 20
Sacagawea
Vocab Review
Test Review: