This year, 5th graders will be reading the following novels as a class: From the Mixed Up Files of Mrs. Basil E. Frankweiler, The Invention of Hugo Cabret, Bud, Not Buddy, The Watsons Go to Birmingham, and Alice's Adventures in Wonderland.
To check AR book levels and points: http://www.arbookfind.com/
8/16-8/25 - Parts of Speech practice http://www.ereadingworksheets.com/languageartsworksheets/parts-of-speech-worksheets/
8/28-9/1- Researching information on E.L. Konigsburg and creating (writing) a survival story
9/5-9/8- Begin reading the class novel, From the Mixed-Up Files of Mrs. Basil E. Frankweiler