Lessons & Units
Using information from a text to decide what will most likely happen next.
Lesson 1
Predict the outcome of a story with repeated text
  • The Very Busy Spider
Lesson 2
Predict the outcome of a story using picture clues
Predict the outcome of a story with repeated text
  • The Grouchy Ladybug
Lesson 1
Make reasonable predictions for the outcome of a story
  • Wemberly Worried
Lesson 2
Support a prediction with evidence from the story
  • No Roses for Harry!
Lesson 1
Use textual clues and prior knowledge to make a prediction
  • The Stories Huey Tells
Lesson 2
Revise predictions that are incorrect
  • Two Bad Ants
Lesson 3
Create a prediction beyond the text using evidence from the story
  • Two Bad Ants
  • The Doorbell Rang

Unit Reading Passages

  • Meet the Emperors
  • The Sandwich Thief
  • The Two Best Cakes
  • Traveling Turtles
  • Where Will I Live?
Lesson 1
Make predictions based on character relationships
  • Soupy Saturdays with the Pain and the Great One

Unit Reading Passages

  • Catch That Ball
  • Eruption!
  • Secrets of the Great Pyramid
  • The Magician
  • Whoop It Up!
Lesson 1
Predict events in a story based on a cliffhanger
  • Marvin and the Meanest Girl
Lesson 2
Create predictions based on historical events
  • Sweet Clara and the Freedom Quilt

Unit Reading Passages

  • A Duck out of Water
  • Hard Times For Honeybees
  • Hide and Seek
  • Inventions of the Future
  • One Big Family

Predicting lessons can be found in the following fifth grade novel units:
Bridge to Terabithia
Dogs Don't Tell Jokes
The Great Gilly Hopkins
Maniac Magee

Unit Reading Passages

  • Climbing the Walls
  • The Koala Search
  • Place in Space
  • Storm Warning
  • Taste This

Predicting lessons can be found in the following fifth grade novel units:
Chasing Vermeer
Sammy Keyes and the Hollywood Mummy
Sammy Keyes and the Hotel Thief
The Westing Game

Unit Reading Passages

  • Escape from Kiev
  • Finders Keepers?
  • Living on the Moon
  • Lost And Found
  • The Boy and a Wish