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Our newly adopted English Language Arts program, from Benchmark Education, is a 21st century approach to Reading, Writing, English Language Development and reading in the content areas.







     Benchmark truly is a 21st century reading resources, with a multitude of e-books students will have access to.  Learn more:

YouTube Video



The learning objectives are clearly stated throughout each section and lesson.




YouTube Video



Our district adopted the Unit of Study Writing Program in the 2016-17 school year.

This comprehensive program focuses on the 3 Main Writing  Units needed for student proficiency:

  • Opinion
  • Informational Writing /Research
  • Narrative
Dr. Lucy Caulkins Explains the Systemic Approach of Her Writing Program

Old Text Program Retired June 9, 2017
 Theme 1  Nature's Fury   Overview Video
 Theme 4
 Theme 2 Give It All You've Got
 Theme 5 One Land, Many Trails
 Theme 3  Voices of the Revolution
 Theme 6  Animal Encounters
A Quizlet Vocabulary Review with images has been added for every story.

Access Reading Text Book and Practice Book On-line


Houghton-Mifflin Reading / Language Arts  (Expires 30 June 2017)

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Resources
CurriculumCompanion-Houghton-Mifflin
    Selection Presentations (.pdf) Samples for Theme 1 Only
                Theme 1 Opener: Nature's Fury
Great External Resources from other educators




Use this web resource to practice spelling and vocabulary words.http://spellingcity.com

Spelling Puzzles 5

We have resources for every selection in the Basal Reader


We will focus on writing this year.  

Great External Resources from other Sources
Review Games for Grammar
Audio Files of Reading Stories

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Robert Curry,
Jul 1, 2013, 7:51 AM
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