5th Grade Language Arts Online-Full Year
5th Grade Language Arts provides a well-balanced approach to literacy that connects reading, writing, grammar, vocabulary, and spelling into one integrated program. Dedicated time for keyboarding practice is also included. The course is made up of 12 units. Each unit contains workshops that center on one major focus (reading, writing, or word study) for instruction and reinforcement of big ideas. In reading workshops, students read independently in a variety of genres and formats—fiction, poetry, drama, nonfiction, magazines, and graphic novels—before exploring each text through various activities. In writing workshops, students analyze model writing samples and then work through the writing process to develop original compositions of their own. They learn about grammar, usage, and mechanics and apply those skills as they revise and proofread their work. In word study workshops, students grow their vocabulary by learning the meanings of groups of conceptually related words. Students also learn to focus on spelling patterns that are necessary to be fluent, proficient readers, writers, and spellers.
- Composition—Students write and collaborate from planning to proofreading, as they narratively write, informatively and persuasively in various forms and genres.
- Grammar, Usage, and Mechanics—Students learn about parts of speech, punctuation, and research skills. They continue sentence analysis and diagramming,
- Vocabulary—Students develop and expand vocabulary through o(more...)
Please note: Course materials will be available in various formats, which may include physical and/or digital materials.
The Mary Celeste: An Unsolved Mystery from History
A Wrinkle in Time
Summit English Language Arts 5 Activity Book
Where is Niagara Falls?
Inside Out and Back Again
Sarah, Plain and Tall
You Should Meet: Katherine Johnson
K12 World: Money, Money, Money
Summit English Language Arts 5 Lesson Guide
Who is Sonia Sotomayor?
K-12 Summit Curriculum English Language Arts Grade 5 Expeditions in Reading
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Unit 1: Author Study
Unit 2: Fascinating Tales from History
Unit 3: A Wonder of the World
Unit 4: A Wrinkle in Time
Unit 5: Finding Their Way
Unit 6: Moments in History
Unit 7: Mid-Year Test
Unit 8: Persuasion and Opinion
Unit 9: Get to Know a Supreme Court Justice
Unit 10: Inside Out and Back Again
Unit 11: Choice Reading Project
Unit 12: Money
Unit 13: The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes
Unit 14: End-of-Year Test
Unit 15: Reading Fluency Appendix