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Based on the New York State Common Core Standards, the following topics are covered in Reading: 

  1. Plot
  2. Sequence of Events
  3. Visualization
  4. Main Idea
  5. Inferencing
  6. Compare and Contrast
  7. Cause and Effect
  8. Theme
  9. Author's Purpose

We use several group novels throughout the year including Sign of the Beaver, Trouble Don't Last and Esperanza Rising. 

 

Based on the New York State Common Core Standards, the following topics are covered in Writing: 

  1. Opinion Writing
  2. Informational Writing
  3. Persuasive Writing
  4. Biographies
 


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