Reading

Core Curriculum

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CKLA or Core Knowledge Language Arts is the reading curriculum that we use.

Units of Study in 5th Grade

  • Unit 1 - Personal Narratives
  • Unit 2 - Early American Civilizations
  • Unit 3 - Poetry
  • Unit 4 - Contemporary Fiction
  • Unit 5 - Don Quixote Novel Study
  • Unit 6 - The Renaissance
  • Unit 7 - The Reformation
  • Unit 8 - A Midsummer Night’s Dream Study
  • Unit 9 - Native Americans


Don Quixote fighting a windmill