Skip to main content
DistrictCampus
CAMPUS

Fifth Grade Storytown

Spelling City

Theme 1: Finding a Way
Plot: Conflict and Resolution 
Sentences: Complete, Declariative, Interrogative, Imperative, Exclamatory, Interjections 
Punctuation Paintball - Pick a level. Click on the correct punctuation then click on the part of the sentence that needs changing and fire!

Sentence Clubhouse- Choose the correct punctuation and correct the sentence

What is a sentence?- Divide passages into sentences

Sentence Sort- - Select the correct type of sentences; simple, compound, or complex

Sentence Structure - Select correct sentence structure that is underlined in the sentences.

Sentence Structure - Select correct sentence structure

Character's Motives 
Similarities and Differences in Characters- Determine what makes characters alike

Character Traits- Determine what the character will do based on a short passage

Subjects and Predicates, Complete and Simple Subjects and Predicates 
Subject and Predicate Review- This is a game to help review the difference between complete subjects/predicates, simple subjects/predicates, and compound subjects/predicates

Complete, Subject or Predicate- Game/Quiz

Parts of a Sentence - select naming part or telling part (subject/predicate)

Theme 2: Common Goals
Sentences: See Above
Sequence 

Sequencing Fun - Many to select from

Dr. Stripp - Reading Ring - Put the comic strips in sequence, then answer questions about the comic strip

Subject and Predicate: See Above
Theme 3: Go with the Flow
Compare and Contrast 
Compare/Contrast - Online Tutorial and quiz. Pencil and Paper activities can be found at this link.

Compare/ contrast- interactive whiteboard activities (skip introduction; click on compare and contrast activities)

A Fishy Story - read story online, then answer questions in Word or on paper

Compare and Contrast - practice quizzes

Dig It! - interactive story predicting the outcome

Compare and Contrast - online practice

Singular and Plural Nouns 
Plural Girls- Type in correct plural form of words

Fish Tanks- Type in the correct plural form of the word

Common and Proper Nouns 
Rats!- Catch the correct type of nouns in a basket

Noun Dunk- Decide if the word is a common or proper noun or not a noun

Possessive Nouns 
Possessives and Reflexive Pronouns Quiz - online graded quiz

Quia- match singular and possessive nouns with their plurals

Harcourt School Quiz- Possessive Noun

Softschool- Possessive Noun Quiz

Pronouns and Antecedent 
Pronoun Clubhouse- Choose the correct pronoun to replace the noun

Personal Pronouns Game- 3 levels of activities

Grammar Blast!- Pronouns

Theme 4 Dare to Be Great
Making Inferences/Drawing Conclusions 
http://www.iq.poquoson.org/conclusion.html- online quiz

Drawing Conclusions - Read the story and choose the correct word to complete the sentence

Drawing Conclusions - Read the story and choose correct answer

Iditarod Dream

Out of Darkness: The Story of Louis Braille

Sarah, Plain and Tall

Seventh Grade

The Case of the Shining Blue Planet

The Cricket in Times Square

The Fun They Had

We'll Never Forget You, Roberto Clemente

Theme Park Favorites Draw conclusions about theme parks by analyzing data in tables and graphs.

Out of Darkness: The Story of Louis Braille

Sarah, Plain and Tall

Seventh Grade

The Case of the Shining Blue Planet - Draw Conclusions

The Cricket in Times Square

Iditarod Dream

The Fun They Had

The Talent Show - Draw Conclusions

We`ll Never Forget You, Roberto Clemente

Subjective and Objective Pronouns 
Quiz

Pronoun Fair

Possessive and Reflective Pronouns 
Go for Grammar Gold

Quiz

Practice 1

Practice 2

Theme 
http://www.studyzone.org/testprep/ela4/h/plotp.cfm- determine if piece is best associated with setting, theme or plot

Understanding what you read - Online interactive tutorial and quiz

Reading Exercises- Multiple passages with questions

Adjectives and Articles 
Rats! Adjectives and Adverbs

Grammar Blast!

Interactive Whiteboard Activity- Picture of elephant- student list describing words and then write sentences (easily replicate in Kidspiration)

iKnowthat.com- SuperNova Sentence Puzzlers with Jupiter Jane (Adjectives)

· Easy Articles

· A or An

· A, An, The or Nothing

A, An, The or Nothing

A, An or Nothing

A or An

 

· Easy to Medium

· Famous People (Article Quiz)

 

· Difficult

· Articles - Health Clubs

 

Main and Helping Verbs 
Verb Phrases - Find the complete verb phrase

Verb Practice - Many student tasks and online tests practicing verb usage

Linking Verbs - Identify types of verbs in this online quiz

To Be - Present and past tense online quiz

Be - Verb usage online quiz

Irregular Verbs - Jeopardy type game for two players

Theme 5- Making a Difference
Morse Code Translator: Lesson 19
Author's Purpose 

Game

Activiity

Quiz

Author's Purpose PreTest

Author's Purpose PostTest

Literary Devices (Reading Rocket and Test Tutor from Harcourt) 
My Side of the Mountain - Literary Devices: Figurative Language

My Side of the Mountain - Literary Devices: Point of View

The Summer of the Swans - Literary Devices: Point of View

Trapped by the Ice! - Literary Devices: Figurative Language

Answering Questions
Action and Linking Verbs 

Quia

Verbs: Present Tense, Past Tense, Future Tense 
Jupiter Jane- Primary (G1-3)

Jupiter Jane- Intermediate (G4-6)

Grammar Blast Verbs Game

Grammar Blast Verbs Game 1

Simple Present Tense

Helping Verb Test

Go for Gold- helping verbs

Forms of Be 
2Bee or NottooBee

The Verb 'to be'

Am, Is or Are

Irregular Verbs 
Quia Game: Irregular Verbs I Play this game by yourself or with a partner and test your knowledge of irregular verbs

Quia Game: Irregular Verbs II Try these Flashcard and Concentration games to learn more about irregular verbs

Irregular Verbs Quiz 1

Irregular Verbs Quiz 2

Irregular Verbs Quiz 3

Irregular Verbs Quiz 4

Look, See or Watch

Regular and Irregular Verbs Can you tell irregular verbs from regular ones? Complete these sentences on the whiteboard

Go for a Grammar Gold Play this quiz and try to get a grammar gol

Perfect Tense 
Say What?- quizzes

Present Perfect

What have they just done? Present Perfect

Quia- Present Perfec

Subject and Verb agreement 
Quia

Treasure Hunt- BBC Skillwise

Quiz- BBC Skillwise

Capital Community College- PowerPoint to download and three quizzes at bottom

Theme 6- Feats of Daring 
Summarize and Paraphrase (Reading Rocket and Test Tutor from Harcourt) 
Black Frontiers

Flood

Flood: Wrestling with the Mississippi

Folk Tales from Asia

How to Babysit an Orangutan

I'm in Charge of Celebrations

Look to the North: A Wolf Pup Diary

Nights of the Pufflings

Old Yeller

Papa Tells Chita a Story

Why Mosquitoes Buzz in People's Ears

Woodsong

Anthony Reynoso: Born to Rope

Black Frontiers - Summarize and Paraphrase

Flood: Wrestling with the Mississippi - Summarize and Paraphrase

Folktales from Asia - Summarize and Paraphrase

How to Babysit an Orangutan

I`m in Charge of Celebrations

Look to the North

Nights of the Pufflings

Old Yeller

Papa Tells Chita a Story - Summarize

Why Mosquitoes Buzz in People`s Ears

Woodsong - Summarize and Paraphrase

Fact and Opinion (Reading Rocket and Test Tutor from Harcourt) 
Boom Town

CyberSurfer

Dive! My Adventures in the Deep Frontier

Leah`s Pony

Satchmo's Blues

The Secret Life of Trees

William Shakespeare & the Globe

Boom Town

CyberSurfer - Fact and Opinion

Dive! My Adventures in the Deep Frontier - Fact and Opinion

Leah`s Pony

Paul Bunyan and Babe the Blue Ox - Fact and Opinion

Satchmo's Blues

William Shakespeare & the Globe - Fact and Opinion

Irregular Verbs- see above
Contractions 
Type in the Contraction

Contraction Games Play these contraction games

Concentration/Matching Learn contractions while playing the Matching or Concentration game

Go For Grammar Gold Read the explanation of contractions and negatives, then try the interactive quiz

A Bed Full of Cats interactive quiz

Fly By Game Test your knowledge of contractions with this interactive game

Adverbs 
Adjectives/Adverbs - Change adjectives into adverbs in this online quiz

Adverb Quiz

Quia: Adverb Battleship Game

Quia: Rags to Riches

Jupiter Jane Adverbs- grades 1-3

Jupiter Jane Adverbs- grades 4-6

Comparing with Adverbs

Adverbs