Please click here to log-in to the Epic reading website
The instructions with the class code for logging in are below:
All students have the same password: 2022
**Please note: full access to the Epic library is only available during the hours of 7am-3pm.** For full access outside of school hours, parents must sign up for an Epic Unlimited account, which is approximately $68 USD for 1 year. In the event of a functional school closure, Epic is still very convenient! If you wish to sign your child up for a basic account so they can access 1 free book from home each day, please click this link.
Please refer to this BC curriculum link for the most detailed information about grade 5 language arts core competencies and curriculum.
Please refer to this BC curricular link for the most detailed information about grade 6 language arts core competencies and curriculum.
Both grades will be focusing on:
developing a joy and love of reading
developing decoding and comprehension strategies
sharing opinions and having meaningful discussions about the text including identify connections to self, connections to other books, and connections to larger global themes
building writing skills to improve expression of student thought process and to promote the metacognitive process (thinking about our thinking/writing about our thinking/awareness of our thinking)
Students will focus more specifically on the structure of writing
Students will review and practice using different parts of speech to strengthen their writing skills
Students will practice writing informational and persuasive paragraphs
Students will be learning about literary elements and figures of speech related to poetry.