English Language Arts


Common Core Standards

This course focuses on the development of fluent readers and skilled writers through word analysis, fluency practice, systematic vocabulary development, reading comprehension practice, literary response and analysis, instruction of writing strategies, and writing applications.  In addition, students become confident speakers and thoughtful listeners by learning written and oral English language conventions, listening and speaking strategies, and speaking applications.


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Laura Canche, 7th Gr English, laura.canche@sweetwaterschools.org

Leslie Garcia-Martinez, 8th Gr Englishand Resource Teacher, leslie.garcia-martinez@sweetwaterschools.org

Viktoriya Ladygina, ELD and 8th Gr English, viktoriya.ladygina@sweetwaterschools.org

Cecilia Molina, ELD and Spanish, cecilia.molina@sweetwaterschools.org

Melissa Thomaston, 8th grade English, melissa.thomaston@sweetwaterschools.org

Melinda Wold, 7th and 8th Read 180 Fundamentals,   melinda.tyus@sweetwaterschools.org

Monique Wood, 7th Gr English, monique.wood@sweetwaterschools.org

Andrew Younger, 7th Gr English, andrew.younger@sweetwaterschools.org