English Language Arts

Kindergarten - 5th Grade

 

Grade Level

Unit Name

Kindergarten

Learning to be a Reader and Writer

 

Creating a Sense of Story

 

Discovering Story Elements

 

Exploring Our World through Text

 

What’s the Difference? Comparing and Contrasting Text

 

Playing with Words

 

 

1st Grade

Becoming a Reader and Writer

 

Telling the Story

 

Getting the Facts

 

Embellishing Stories:  Digging Deeper into Craft and Structure

 

So….What Do You Think?

 

Becoming a Researcher

 

 

2nd Grade

How Will We Grow as Readers and Writers?

 

What’s in a Story?

 

What’s the Big Idea?

 

What’s It All About?

 

What are Your Thoughts?

 

Sharing Our Learning with Others!

 

 

3rd Grade

World of Readers and Writers

 

The Heart of a Story

 

Prove It!: Using Textual Evidence

 

Reading is Making Connections

 

Research:  Asking and Answering Questions

 

Passion for Poetry

 

 

4th Grade

Thinking Like an Author

 

Reading Between the Lines

 

Reading History

 

Investigating Characters

 

Exploring Our World Through Informational Text

 

Opening Your Mind to Poetry and Prose

 

 

5th Grade

Creating a Classroom Culture Using Literary Texts

 

Introduction to Informational and Technical Texts

 

Inferring Across Literary Genres

 

Finding Evidence to Support Research

 

Analyzing Poetry

 

Author’s Point of View Across Genres

 

 

Please find course descriptions and graduation requirements in our High School Program of Studies

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