Units of Study Reading & Writing
 
Up the Ladder Units: Accessing Grades 3–6 Units in Narrative, Information, and Opinion Writing
The overview booklet available for download here offers a discussion of who should use the Up the Ladder Units in Narrative, Information, and Opinion Writing for Grades 3-6, the components of the series, a section on how the series fits in with the Writing Units, and summaries for each of the 3 Up the Ladder Units.
Sample sessions for each of the three units are also available for download here.