Elementary English Language Arts

NEW Curriculum Overviews and Units Maps are now available through SchoolNet .    Please  submit questions or feedback via email to either Literacy Specialist.  

Sharon Hopper
Literacy Specialist K-5
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Crystal Jefferson
Literacy Specialist K-5
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North Carolina implements the Common Core State Standards (CCSS) in K-5 English Language Arts.  The CCSS for English Language Arts are based on research and evidence that describe the competencies necessary for all students to become college and career ready by the end of high school. The CCSS outline a vision of what it means to be a literate person in the 21st Century.*
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Training Opportunities!
Contact us to sign up for these events if there is not a course number.

Jan Richardson Guided Reading Training August 1-2, 8:30-3:30 

Letterland Initial Training
August 3, 8:30-3:30

Raz Plus- New Features and Tools
August 18th 9:00-11:00 at Merrick Moore Media Center
Register for course #7589

mCLASS Refresher for ALL grades
August 21 9-12 OR 1-4
Course #7590

mClass for New Teachers
August 21 9-12 OR 1-4
Course #7590