English Language Arts

  • District Curriculum Scope and Sequence:

    Click on the links for the files as named!

    curriculum map

    State Standards




    Novel Studies


    Beginning of year: I survived series 

    Mid Year: The Trail

    End of Year: The Westing Game


    Reading Street

    *The Text of the week can be found on lesson plan page*

    *Texts have been paired with the content students are learning in social studies and science to support motivation and collaboration in 5th grade* 

    Weekly Literature



    Written response 



    Word Study/Spelling

    Words Their Way sorts



    Write from the beginning using the AZ Merit aligned rubrics

    Narrative, Opinion, informational

    cross curricular connection with science and social studies








survivor kit