• In reading, students will:

    • Participate in book clubs with a focus on making connections and inferences, as well as interpreting themes and analyzing characters
    • Conduct nonfiction research in order to teach others, as well as to support a viewpoint
    • Analyze social issues through reading nonfiction and fiction texts
    • Listen to multiple shared reads and participate in various types of discussions to support their learning across the ELA curriculum 

    In writing, students will write in a variety of different ways with a focus on the following types of writing:

    • Narrative (including fantasy!)
    • Informational
    • Opinion