5-6 Language Arts

5-6 Language Arts 2019-2020

Mondays, 1:00-2:30

Instructor: Dee Pendergast, d.pend4@gmail.com

Class Tuition: $450 per year or 10 equal installments of $45

Supply Fee: $30 per year, due at registration

*NOTE: There is a minimum of 5 students required for this class to progress; maximum is 15.

Course Description: 5-6 Language Arts will encompass grammar, literature, and writing  lessons. Students will read and study nine novels.  Students should expect to read approximately five chapters a week and complete comprehension questions.  Writing assignments will cover the literature. Students should expect to work on assignments at home at least four days each week.

Required Materials: 
English 5 Student Textbook – Rod & Staff – approx. $19.60 – https://www.milestonebooks.com/item/1-12505-3/?list=Building_Christian_English_Series
English 5 Student Worksheets – Rod & Staff – approx. $3.75-https://www.milestonebooks.com/item/1-12525-3/?list=Building_Christian_English_Series
English 5 Student Test – Rod & Staff – approx. $2.60 – https://www.milestonebooks.com/item/1-12515-3/?list=Building_Christian_English_Series

Twenty-One Balloons – William Pene du Bois
The Best Christmas Pageant Ever – Barbara Robinson
The Phantom Tollbooth –Norton Juster
The Cricket in Times Square – George Selden
Ben and Me–Robert Lawson
From the Mixed-Up Files of Mrs. Basil E. Frankweiler – E.L. Konisburg
Carry On, Mr. Bowditch – Jean Lee Latham
Caddie Woodlawn – Carol Ryrie Brink
The Shakespeare Stealer – Gary Blackwood

Supplies
3-ring notebook with dividers