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Welcome to
5th Grade Language Arts
with Mrs. Laden in Room 208!

Happy first year in middle school! I am looking forward to a fantastic school year!!

Below are the units we will cover this school year in 5th grade ELA:


Unit 1: Genre-Humorous/Fantasy Fiction with Narrative Writing 

Topic: Strength and Courage


Unit 2: Genre-Historical Fiction with Opinion & Informational Writing

Topic: Unity


Unit 3: Genre-Folk Lore with Narrative, Explanatory Writing, and Opinion Writing

Topic: Patterns


Unit 4: Genre-Fiction: Fantasy, Realistic, and Historical w/Explanatory Writing

Topic: Working Together



For homework and announcements, please refer to Google Classroom. 



To access grades, please refer to Realtime.



Contact Info: dladen@hackettstown.org

908.852.8554 Ext. 807

*Please note: The best way to reach me is via email!