• Below is a general overview of our Humanities curriculum for the 2017-18 school year:  
    Unit 1: Setting up Reading and Writing Workshop, Building good reading habits, and Building our classroom community

    Unit 2: Map skills, Nonfiction, Main idea, Dictionary skills, begin expository writing
    Unit 3:  Physical Geography, Making inferences, Context clues, continue expository writing
    Unit 4: Autobiographies/Biographies, Veterans, Character traits
    Unit 5: Celebrations around the world, Theme, begin Narrative writing
    Unit 6: Government, Fiction, continue Narrative writing 
    Unit 7: Research, Historical figures, Poetry
    Unit 8: Economics, Summarizing, Persuasive writing
    Unit 9: Environmental impact, Fiction writing, Media literacy
    Unit 10: Celebrate Freedom week