5th Grade Language Arts Curriculum:
    WRITING and GRAMMARUnits of Study by Lucy Calkins 
       Unit 1: Narrative
       Unit 2: Informational
       Unit 3: Argument & Opinion
    READING:  Good Habits, Great Readers and "Notice and Note" Signposts 
       We will be reading together as a class, in small groups, and independently.
       We will practice strategies, appreciate craft, and read a variety of genres.
     Weekly word study and tests.