WELCOME TO 5th GRADE ELA!

PLEASE CLICK ON OPEN HOUSE TAB TO SEE PRESENTATION AND HELPFUL LINKS FOR YOU AND YOUR CHILD! YOU WILL SIGN ON USING YOUR CHILD'S SCHOOL ACCOUNT and on GOOGLE CLASSROOM, YOU WILL JOIN US ON WEDNESDAY EVENING (9/16) FOR OPEN HOUSE BY CLICKING THE GOOGLE MEETS LINK POSTED! LOOK FORWARD TO "MEETING" YOU!

Contact us!

Miss Cosentino

& Miss Amato

cosentinok@sbs-nj.org

amatoa@sbs-nj.org


Remember to be mindful and to recharge your body!

Virtual Learning in ela

Miss Amato and I will be meeting with you to have ELA class on Virtual Days. We will still have our "Reading Days" & "Writing Days" in our classroom together on our "hybrid" school days!

*PARENTS/GUARDIANS- After viewing lessons/tasks on Google Classroom, if you still have questions/concerns, please use our school emails above!

Click link below to log on to GOOGLE CLASSROOM with your SBS username & password.

***FOR SCHOLASTIC BOOK ORDERS, THE CODE IS: QTWTP.

THE WEBSITE IS: scholastic.com/bookclubs

Welcome to 5th grade English and Language Arts Class!

Please remember to come to class prepared with ALL materials needed: Writer's Notebook, Reader's Binder, IDR book(s), pens, pencils, highlighters, and Post-Its.

Remember to make time to read daily, whether it is rereading a text from a mini lesson or enjoying your IDR (Independent Daily Reading) book.

View below to see what we are working on in class. Click the HOMEWORK tab above to access all homework assignments and due dates.

READING


Reading Strategies:


1. "Again&Again" Moments

2. Compare & Contrast

3. "Aha" Moments

4. "Contrasts & Contradictions"

5. "Memory Moments"

6. "Tough Questions"

7. "Words of the Wiser"


*We will learn all 6 reading signposts to help us "dig deeper" and think more critically while reading!*



WRITING

*Writer's Notebook setup


*Ideas for writing pages

* Free-writing in "My Writing" section


* Personal Narratives


*Sensory Writing


*Dialogue


*Fictional Narratives (revisiting&revising!)


*Citing and Explaining Evidence


*Opinion Writing


*Poetry (revisiting in the Spring!)


*Researching and Expository Nonfiction Writing



GOOGLE CLASSROOM

* Google Classroom-

* surveys ("Get to know you"


* Online assignments


*Announcements and updates on class activities and lessons, including materials used in the classroom!


*Flocabulary music videos and other educational video clips- great for review before a quiz or class activity!