English/Language Arts

Pre-K - 5th
Pre-Kindergarten

Students will be able to comprehend with increasing accuracy what they hear in conversations and in stories read aloud. They will demonstrate an understanding through their questions, comments, and actions. Pre-K students will gain the ability to use language in a variety of settings. They become increasingly able to describe wants and needs, carry on a conversation with others, and share information with both peers and adults. The skill to engage others in conversations involves asking questions, listening, responding, as well as using verbal and nonverbal expressions. 

Kindergarten

Students will engage in activities that build on their natural curiosity and prior knowledge to develop their reading, writing, and oral language skills. Students will understand how English is written and printed. They will display phonological awareness. They will use the relationships between letters and sounds, spelling patters, and morphological analysis to decode written English. They will understand new vocabulary use it correctly when reading and writing, 

Grade 1

Students will learn how to make inferences and draw conclusions about expository text, how to use elements of the writing process (planning, drafting, revising, editing, and publishing) to compose text, and how to write literary texts to express their ideas and feelings about real or imagined people, events, and ideas. They will learn to write expository and procedural work-related texts and how to use parts of speech in the context of reading, writing, and speaking. They will also learn to make inferences and draw conclusions about the structure and elements of fiction.

Grade 2

Students will learn how to make inferences and draw conclusions about expository text, how to use elements of the writing process (planning, drafting, revising, editing, and publishing) to compose text, and how to write literary texts to express their ideas and feelings about real or imagined people, events, and ideas. They will learn to write expository and procedural work-related texts and how to use parts of speech in the context of reading, writing, and speaking. They will also learn to make inferences and draw conclusions about the structure and elements of fiction.

Grade 3

Students will learn how to make inferences and draw conclusions about expository text, how to use elements of the writing process (planning, drafting, revising, editing, and publishing) to compose text, and how to write literary texts to express their ideas and feelings about real or imagined people, events, and ideas. They will learn to write expository and procedural work-related texts and how to use parts of speech in the context of reading, writing, and speaking. They will also learn to make inferences and draw conclusions about the structure and elements of fiction.

Grade 4

Students will learn how to make inferences and draw conclusions about expository text, how to use elements of the writing process (planning, drafting, revising, editing, and publishing) to compose text, and how to write literary texts to express their ideas and feelings about real or imagined people, events, and ideas. They will learn to write expository and procedural work-related texts and how to use parts of speech in the context of reading, writing, and speaking. They will also learn to make inferences and draw conclusions about the structure and elements of fiction.

Grade 5

Students will learn how to make inferences and draw conclusions about expository text, how to use elements of the writing process (planning, drafting, revising, editing, and publishing) to compose text, and how to write literary texts to express their ideas and feelings about real or imagined people, events, and ideas. They will learn to write expository and procedural work-related texts and how to use parts of speech in the context of reading, writing, and speaking. They will also learn to make inferences and draw conclusions about the structure and elements of fiction.

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Brighter Horizons Academy is a model educational institution that produces generations of leaders to be successful in this life and the Hereafter.

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Brighter Horizons Academy aims to develop practicing Muslim leaders who are lifelong learners that serve their diverse community and global society as respectful citizens.

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