ENGLISH LANGUAGE ARTS (ELA)

  • Mission
    Language Arts

    To provide instruction that develops 21st century literacy skills to empower each student to become a lifelong learner and a meaningful contributor to our global community.  

     

    Belief Statements

    Lifelong learners will…

    • demonstrate proficiency in literacy skills through a variety of assessments;
    • communicate effectively through speaking and writing while considering and honoring various perspectives;
    • read and respond to a variety of genres and multiple perspectives;
    • expand their vocabulary and knowledge base through independent reading;  
    • access, evaluate, and accurately use media and technology;
    • develop and use creativity and critical thinking skills;
    • connect and contribute skills from the classroom to the global community;    
    • monitor progress and adjust learning to reach goals.

    Early Childhood-12th Grade English Language Arts Curriculum Cycle Committee (2017)

     

    Standards