English and Language Arts

    The ELA curriculum is aligned with the New York State Learning Standards and core curriculum. Students will participate in a balanced literacy program. Reading, writing, listening and speaking are integrated and connected skills students will engage in daily. Students will be involved in learning about a variety of genres including but not limited to:

    - Poetry

    - Memoir

    - Biography

    - Narratives

    - Fairy Tales

    - Persuasive

    - Procedural

    - Informational

    - Historical Fiction