• English Language Arts (5 - 12)

    English Language Arts (ELA) is at the core of our students' every day learning. Reading, writing, speaking & listening are some of the basic fundamental skills taught throughout grades 5 to 12. Our instructional framework for literacy helps to guide this instruction.

    In Manchester, we have implemented the "workshop" model for reading and writing.  What is readers and writers workshop?

  • Scope & Sequence

    Skills within reading and writing are essential to our every day lives. 

    Below is each grade level's scope & sequence. This description sheds light on what your child is doing in both reading and writing at each grade level.


  • District Reading Specialists & Reading Consultants

    Grades 5-8

    • Sharon Rose - Bennet Academy
    • Christine Benoit - Bennet Academy
    • Beth Sweet - Illing Middle