Grade 5: Acquire and use general academic and domain specific words or phrases that signal contrast, addition, and logical relationships; demonstrate and understanding of nuances and jargon.

Grade(s): 7

Subject(s): English Language Arts

Year: 2015

Autumn Acrostics : "Fall" Into Writing Poetry!
Autumn Acrostics : "Fall" Into Writing Poetry!

Lesson

Acrostic poetry is a form that is fun, relaxing, and understandable to most age groups who are readers and writers. Acrostic "name poems" are composed as early as 2nd grade in ELA classes; but that...

Learning to Respect through Literature
Learning to Respect through Literature

Lesson

This is a five-day workshop designed to teach students to respect each other, their bosses, business owners, etc. through using literature and other activities.

Ballet Goal Development
Ballet Goal Development

Lesson

This unit focuses on the history and development of ballet technique. Throughout this unit, along with notes, students will focus solely on ballet technique. In order to fully value ballet and its...

Pulitzer Prize Winners in South Carolina: Literature

Video

From the Jazz Age to the Digital Age: Pulitzer Prize Winners in South Carolina - Celebrating Pulitzer Novelist Julia Peterkin. Julia Mood Peterkin was South Carolina’s first Pulitzer Prize-winning...