L.A. 11/12

L.A. 11/12

Teacher: Kathy Abelanet

Cost: $15/week for 32 weeks
$25 material fee


This comprehensive language arts and literature studies course will cover vocabulary, spelling, and reading comprehension while promoting active reading and reflective and critical thinking. Literature studies will provide the stimulus for writing and will give students exposure to the language, elements, and methods of writing, focusing on the six traits of exceptional writing (ideas, organization, voice, word choice, sentence fluency, mechanics) plus in-class presentations. All language arts skills will be challenged and refined through classroom activities, assignments, and projects.

Curriculum/Required Text(s): Fall Semester:
1) American Literature: Poetry – TLP (Total Language Plus) guide
2) A Tale of Two Cities by Charles Dickens
3) Murder on the Orient Express by Agatha Christie
Spring semester:
1) Animal Farm by George Orwell – TLP Guide and novel
2) Around the World in Eighty Days by Jules Vern - TLP Guide and novel
3) Jane Eyre by Charlotte Bronte - TLP Guide and novel

Fall 2017 Schedule

  • W - Far Side 2

    9:30 am - 11:00 am

    Mrs. Abelanet