English Language Arts

Our ELA curriculum documents are designed to support the units described in 
Common Core Curriculum Maps (English Language Arts)


binoculars         Fifth Grade Year at a Glance        binoculars
Unit Calendars 2018-2019

General Guidelines for Instruction

Fifth Grade Unit Resource Pages 
Year Long Pacing Guide 

NEW! Arkansas English Language Arts Standards

 unit 1  unit 2 unit 3   rev unit 6   5th6
 Unit 1    Unit 2  
 Unit 3     Unit 4    Unit 5   Unit 6    
Reading Foundation Skills Resource Page
ACT Aspire  

  Teacher Created Resources (Intranet Password Required)


ELAclipboard Scoring Guides 
  Report Card Proficiency Guides  1Q DOC 2Q DOC 3Q DOC 4Q DOC
Reading Standards  EXCEL
Reading Foundations Standards EXCEL
Writing Standards  EXCEL
Speaking and Listening Standards EXCEL
Language Standards EXCEL
Handwriting Standards EXCEL
Keyboarding Standards EXCEL
 Teacher Adaptations
Reading Literature  EXCEL          Reading Informational  EXCEL 
RL I Can Statements  WORD      RI I Can Statements  WORD

5th Grade Writing Checklist  WORD
5th Grade Writing Rubrics
Opinion  WORD
Informative/Explanatory  WORD
Narrative  WORD

Unit 1  WORD
Unit 2  WORD
 Scoring Aids

Lexile Conversion Chart   PDF
Assessments for Independent Reading Level - The Reading & Writing Project

Sample Common Formative Assessments
1st Quarter  
2nd Quarter   
3rd Quarter  RI.5.3  WORD
 4th Quarter  

Sample Lessons
Unit 2 (Inventive Thinking) Quoting Accurately when Inferring  PPT
Unit 3 (Clues to a Culture) Compare and Contrast Pioneer Schools  PPT
Small Group- Adjusting Rate for Comprehension
Whole Group (3-5)- Personification
Whole Group (3-5)- Vocabulary
Whole Group- Writing Strong Leads