Welcome to the Malden Public Schools ELL Department wikispace! Facilitated by: Jennifer McCabe, M.Ed.
Malden Public Schools ELL Instructional Coach


MA DESE Next Generation Curriculum guide:
http://www.doe.mass.edu/ell/curriculum/ResourceGuide.pdf

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Grade 5 Avenues
Grade 5 ELA

Click here for our Newcomers ELA Curriculum Resources:
National Geographic, Avenues Level D


Grade 5 Math

Grade 5 SocialStudies
Grade 5 Science

English Language Learners

Model Curriculum Unit Videos

The series of videos below are part of the Massachusetts Next Generation ESL Project: Model Curriculum Units (MCUs). Each video showcases excerpts from a lesson from an ESL MCU being implemented in an ESL classroom.

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ESL Grade 7, ELP Levels 1-2, showcasing MCU: Access to Clean Water
Classroom: Plouffe Academy, Brockton


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ESL Grade K, ELP Levels 1-2, showcasing Lesson 10 of MCU: Emotions / How do I feel?
Classroom: South Street Elementary School, Fitchburg


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ESL Grade Band 1-2, ELP Levels 1-2, showcasing Lesson 6 of MCU: Animals and Where They Live
Classroom: Mayo Elementary School, Holden


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ESL Grade 1, ELP Levels 1-3, showcasing a custom MCU: "Family Stories."
Classroom: Francis Wyman School in Burlington


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ESL Grade Band 3-5, ELP Levels 3-4, showcasing Lesson 5 of MCU: Historical Perspectives.
Classroom: South Street Elementary School, Fitchburg


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ESL Grade Band 3-5, ELP Levels 1-2, showcasing Lesson 4, MCU: Describing and Explaining Weathering and Erosion.
Classroom: Argenziano School, Somerville


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ESL Grade Band 9-12, ELP Levels 2-3, showcasing Lesson 4 of MCU: Exploring Women's Rights.
Classroom: Brighton High School, Brighton

CLOSE READING and Science Sample Curriculum Maps using Common Core and WIDA

Grade 5cScience News For Kids 5 Ecosystems
//Changing Climate Alters Fish Behavior// and TDQs
Science News 5 Landforms Curiosity Goes to the Flowand TDQsScience News For Kids 5 Measuring Time
Home on the Moonand TDQs
STC Student Resource Book 5 Ecosystems
Rachel Carson’s Silent Spring: A Quiet Book Makes Noise
pp. 60-61 and TDQsWebsite 5 Levers and Pulleys cRube Goldberg Biography cand TDQs


Understanding by Design Examples for Grade 5 Curriculum:

What is the power of the sun?
http://bpscurriculumandinstruction.weebly.com/uploads/1/0/1/3/10131776/grade_5_-_unit_2_pilot_map.pdf

How are living things connected?http://bpscurriculumandinstruction.weebly.com/uploads/1/0/1/3/10131776/grade_5_unit_3_pilot_map.pdf
http://bpscurriculumandinstruction.weebly.com/fifth-grade-esl-curriculum-maps.html


Scaffolding Writing Toolkit for ELLs:
http://heinemann.com/shared/onlineresources/E04284/ScaffoldCTK4ELLsample.pdf


Grade 5 Student learning Outcomes Guide:
http://bpscurriculumandinstruction.weebly.com/student-learning-outcomes--sy-13-14.html



Lesson Plans
Grade 5 Lesson Plan

The Language of ELA Curriculum: Avenues, National Geographic
2013.2014 AVENUES Pacing Chart