5th Grade ELA

English Language Arts

Reading

We are starting our Civil War unit this week. Students will learn about the causes of the Civil War, as well as, gain background knowledge of the war. We will learn about different key figures in the war before we start reading historical novels based upon the war.

Writing

In writing, we will focus on note taking, along with text evidence.

Civil War Wax Museum

Mark your calendars now! May 9, 2016 is the date for our Civil War Wax Museum and the Spring Concert. Students will be learning more about what the wax museum is and how they participate in the coming weeks!