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Typical Course of Study

5th Grade Language Arts

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Annotated links for the typical course of study for to help you cover each topic and check mastery of that skill. This is a work in progress that I assume will take a while to complete. I will be adding links and pages periodically.
  • Silent and oral reading
  • Types of literature
  • Presenting original plays
  • Listening skills
  • Dictionary use for word meaning,
    analysis, spelling
  • Common homonyms
  • Homophones and homographs
  • Synonyms and antonyms
  • Using a thesaurus
  • Spelling
  • Plurals and possessives
  • Kinds of sentences
  • Parts of sentences
  • Cursive handwriting
  • Outlining
  • Paragraph writing
  • Writing letters, stories, reports, poems, plays
  • Preparing a simple bibliography
  • Proofreading skills
  • Parts of a newspaper
  • Using study materials: keys, tables, maps, graphs, charts, legends, library catalogs, index, table of contents, reference materials
5th Grade Course of Study

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