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5th Language Arts Scope and Sequence

Key Questions:

How can reading strategies be applied to gain better understanding of a variety of literary works?
How can I use structure and precise language to convey my ideas, opinions, and emotions?
How do the books I read influence me as a writer?

Focus Points:

Investigate social studies themes through a variety of realistic fiction, historical fiction, and nonfiction texts
Explore explanatory, informative, narrative, and persuasive writing
Develop vocabulary skills contextually and by examining word parts

Snapshot:

Participate in student-led literature circles
Write persuasive essays to convey beliefs and understandings related to social studies themes