English Language Arts

A brief overview:

 

TIMELINE UNIT PRIMARY TEXTS
5 weeks Plot Structures and Clarifying Meaning The Giver, Louis Lowry
5 weeks Characters – Living Many Lives Selected Short Stories
4 weeks Innovations in America Expository Articles/Short Biographies
5 weeks Point of View: What Are You Talking About? Red Scarf Girl, Ji-Li Jiang
4 weeks Change CASA: Expository Texts and Articles
3 weeks Becoming a Lifelong Learner CASA: Expository Texts and Articles
4 weeks Literary Criticism – My Point of View The Boy in the Striped Pajamas, John Boyne
4 weeks Poetry and Prose Selected Poems