Culturally Authentic and Responsive Texts: Grade 5

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  • Grade: 5
  • ISBN: 9781493888405
  • Language: English
Description

This item is estimated to be available in July 2018. Please contact customer service at 800-858-7339 to pre-order.

Enrich your literacy instruction with this collection of culturally authentic literature and informational texts, curated by Dr. Sharroky Hollie. Dr. Hollie is the author of numerous books and articles on CLRT and has coached thousands of teachers in culturally responsive pedagogy. The texts have been selected for their cultural authenticity and the lesson plans incorporate culturally and linguistically responsive teaching strategies and protocols, making implementation, instruction, and assessment easy and efficient.

The lesson plans will help teachers learn to employ the strategies in their pedagogy and apply them to any text, highlighting listening and speaking objectives through CLR discussion and response protocols. With titles that touch on the many different Rings of Culture, students will see themselves in the materials they are studying. Help students develop 21st century skills while validating and affirming cultural behaviors with this essential collection. This collection includes:

  • Management Guide
  • Digital Resources

5 culturally authentic titles (1 copy each):

  • As Brave As You
  • Stef Soto, Taco Queen
  • The Red Pencil
  • The Blossoming Universe of Violet Diamond
  • The Great Wall of Lucy Wu

5 informational text titles (6 copies each):

  • Benjamin Banneker: Self-Made Man
  • Sitting Bull: Eagles Cannot Be Crows
  • Women's Suffrage: Fighting for Women's Rights
  • Fantastic Kids: Malala Yousafzai
  • Sports For All: The Impact of Title IX
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Components

Series highlights include:

  • 5 culturally authentic texts (1 copy each) with interactive read-aloud lessons
  • 5 informational texts (6 copies each) in print and digital formats with shared reading lessons
  • Culturally and Linguistically Responsive Teaching and Learning (2nd Edition) professional development resource to build background for educators
  • Lesson plans for each title that address ELA standards and include culturally and linguistically responsive protocols and strategies, leveled discussion questions, and assessment opportunities
  • Management Guide for support in lesson implementation
  • Digital Resources with eBooks and audio recordings of the shared reading texts and reproducible student activity sheets for all lessons

Leveled Readers - 5 titles, 6 copies each, 28-32 pages per book in print and digital formats

This kit includes 5 culturally authentic fiction titles (1 copy each) and 5 informational text titles (6 copies each). The informational texts are provided in print and digital formats. The culturally authentic texts have been thoughtfully curated to touch on the many Rings of Culture and allow students to see themselves in the materials they are studying. The culturally authentic interactive read-alouds engage students in exploring the nuances of culture and language through thoughtful discussion. The shared reading resources build content-area literacy and provide opportunities for collaboration and shared understanding.

Benjamin Banneker: Self-Made Man CART 6-Pack

Benjamin Banneker: Self-Made Man CART 6-Pack

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Explore the life of Benjamin Banneker, a self-educated mathematician, scientist, astronomer, and civil rights advocate with this 6-pack that includes six copies of this title and a culturally responsive, shared-reading focused lesson plan.

Sitting Bull: Eagles Cannot Be Crows CART 6-Pack

Sitting Bull: Eagles Cannot Be Crows CART 6-Pack

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Learn about Sitting Bull, the Lakota chief who fought to defend "Lakota virtues" in this intriguing nonfiction biography. This 6-pack includes six copies of this title and a culturally responsive, shared-reading focused lesson plan.

Women's Suffrage CART 6-Pack

Women's Suffrage CART 6-Pack

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$41.79

Grade: 5

Item Number: 103446


Learn about women's fight for equality in this title that highlights some of the most well-known feminists and suffragists of all time. This 6-pack includes six copies of this title and a culturally responsive, shared-reading focused lesson plan.

Fantastic Kids: Malala Yousafzai CART 6-Pack

Fantastic Kids: Malala Yousafzai CART 6-Pack

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$48.44

Grade: 5

Item Number: 103447


Learn about the fascinating and inspiring life of Malala Yousafzai, the youngest recipient of the Nobel Peace Prize. This 6-pack includes six copies of this title and a culturally responsive, shared-reading focused lesson plan.

Sports for All: The Impact of Title IX CART 6-Pack

Sports for All: The Impact of Title IX CART 6-Pack

Level:

$48.44

Grade: 5

Item Number: 103448


Learn more about the law that brought equality to sports with this 6-pack that includes six copies of this title and a culturally responsive, shared-reading focused lesson plan.

Benjamin Banneker: Self-Made Man CART 6-Pack

Sitting Bull: Eagles Cannot Be Crows CART 6-Pack

Women's Suffrage CART 6-Pack

Fantastic Kids: Malala Yousafzai CART 6-Pack

Sports for All: The Impact of Title IX CART 6-Pack

Level:

$41.79

Level:

$41.79

Level:

$41.79

Level:

$48.44

Level:

$48.44

Item Number: 103444

Item Number: 103445

Item Number: 103446

Item Number: 103447

Item Number: 103448

Lesson Plans

The lesson plans incorporate culturally and linguistically responsive strategies and emphasize listening and speaking standards. One lesson plan is included for each culturally authentic title and emphasizes strategies for interactive read-alouds. One lesson plan is included for each informational text title and emphasizes strategies for shared reading. The lessons provide guidance in exploring the Rings of Culture and evaluating the authenticity of texts. Validate, affirm, build, and bridge (VABB) student learning using call-out box explanations.

Management Guide

The Management Guide provides background on suggested literacy, vocabulary, read aloud, and discussion activities. Teachers will learn how to apply culturally and linguistically teaching strategies to any text. Standards correlations, reading levels for each title, and an introductory lesson on the Rings of Culture are also provided.

Professional Resources

Culturally and Linguistically Responsive Teaching and Learning (2nd Edition) provides novice and experienced educators with a pedagogical framework for implementing culturally and linguistically responsive teaching strategies. It allows teachers to utilize best-practice instruction with practical, easy-to-implement strategies.

Digital Resources

Digital resources include eBooks and audio recordings of the shared reading texts and reproducible student activity sheets for all lessons.

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