Welcome to

Miss Leach's 5th Grade ELA Class!


I am looking forward to a GREAT school year!


Please feel free to contact me

if you have any questions or concerns:




Students should be reading every night

to reach their goal for the 20 Book Challenge.

Please see the side toolbar for information.



Don't remember if you have ELA homework?

Click the Homework link on the side toolbar!



For extra practice, you can work on the following skills on IXL:

Prefixes and Suffixes: (J.1-J.12)

Context Clues: (N.1-N.4)

Greek and Latin Roots: (K.1-K.7)

Descriptive & Figurative Language: (T.1- T.11)

Characters and Point of View: (U.1-U.4)

Reading Comprehension: (V.1-V.7)

Dialogue: (I.11)

Commas: (I.5)

Positive and Negative Connotation: (M.9)

Writing Arguments (Q.1-Q.2)

Organize Writing (P.1-P.3)

Common Errors (O.1-O.2)


Important Updates:

1. TWO Book Recommendations due by 1/26/18 on the shared Google Slide. 

Recommend two books to your classmates. Must include: Title, Author, Genre, brief reason for recommending. Picture is optional. (Don't forget your own name).