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https://lom.bvsd.org/academics/courses/language-arts/K06https://contenthub.bvsd.org/curriculum/Lists/MS Course Catalog/DispForm.aspx?ID=24020{a1474b88-e943-4771-be13-3b8882c5fdd4}K066th Grade Middle Level English Language Arts6th Grade Middle Level English Language Arts focuses on the four academic standards: speaking and listening, reading for all purposes, writing and composition, and research and reasoning. This course builds upon elementary level instruction and demands increased application of skills and intellectual reasoning while reading, writing, speaking and listening. Focus studies include: analyzing literary components, examining text structures, developing vocabulary knowledge through context, organizing and structuring writing for intended audiences and purposes, informative/expository and persuasive writing, and grammar and mechanics of English language.1Middle Level Credit6th;#1 yearLanguage ArtsN/ANo12.0000000000000http://contenthub.bvsd.org/curriculum/Course%20Catalog/6th%20Grade%20ML%20English%20Language%20Arts.docx
https://lom.bvsd.org/academics/courses/language-arts/K11https://contenthub.bvsd.org/curriculum/Lists/MS Course Catalog/DispForm.aspx?ID=24061{a1474b88-e943-4771-be13-3b8882c5fdd4}K117th Grade Middle Level English Language Arts7th Grade Middle Level English Language Arts focuses on the four academic standards: speaking and listening, reading for all purposes, writing and composition, and research and reasoning. This course demands increased application of developing literacy skills and intellectual reasoning. Focus studies include: analyzing literary components, examining text structures, developing vocabulary knowledge through context, organizing and structuring writing for intended audiences and purposes, informative/expository and persuasive writing, grammar and mechanics of English language1Middle Level Credit7th;#1 yearLanguage ArtsN/ANohttp://contenthub.bvsd.org/curriculum/Course%20Catalog/7th%20Grade%20ML%20English%20Language%20Arts.docx
https://lom.bvsd.org/academics/courses/language-arts/K12https://contenthub.bvsd.org/curriculum/Lists/MS Course Catalog/DispForm.aspx?ID=24059{a1474b88-e943-4771-be13-3b8882c5fdd4}K127th Grade English Language Arts AdvancedSeventh Grade Advanced English Language Arts focuses on the four academic standards: speaking and listening, reading for all purposes, writing and composition, and research and reasoning. This course demands increased application of developing literacy skills and intellectual reasoning. Focus studies include: analyzing literary components, examining text structures, developing vocabulary knowledge through context, organizing and structuring writing for intended audiences and purposes, informative/expository and persuasive writing, grammar and mechanics of English language1Middle Level Credit7th;#1 yearLanguage ArtsN/ANohttp://contenthub.bvsd.org/curriculum/Course%20Catalog/7th%20Grade%20English%20Language%20Arts%20Advanced.docx
https://lom.bvsd.org/academics/courses/language-arts/K13https://contenthub.bvsd.org/curriculum/Lists/MS Course Catalog/DispForm.aspx?ID=24389{a1474b88-e943-4771-be13-3b8882c5fdd4}K13Middle Level Intermediate English Language DevelopmentIntermediate Middle Level ELD is intended to give intermediate level ELD students the skills they need in academic and social settings. English skills in reading, writing, speaking and listening will be improved. Students will use English to participate in social and classroom interactions in culturally appropriate ways. They will interact through spoken and written English for personal expression and enjoyment. They will use learning strategies to extend their ability to communicate. At an intermediate English proficiency level, students will read and understand a variety of materials and interpret literatures a record and expression of human experience. They will listen, observe, speak, and write for a variety of purposes and audiences, and to develop higher critical thinking skills. They will use grammatical and mechanical conventions of language in speaking and writing.1Middle Level Credit6th;#7th;#8th;#varyLanguage ArtsN/ANohttp://contenthub.bvsd.org/curriculum/Course%20Catalog/Middle%20Level%20Intermediate%20English%20Language%20Development.docx
https://lom.bvsd.org/academics/courses/language-arts/K31https://contenthub.bvsd.org/curriculum/Lists/MS Course Catalog/DispForm.aspx?ID=24090{a1474b88-e943-4771-be13-3b8882c5fdd4}K318th Grade Middle Level English Language Arts8th Grade Middle Level English Language Arts focuses on the four academic standards: speaking and listening, reading for all purposes, writing and composition, and research and reasoning. This course is designed to prepare students for success in all high school course work requiring proficiency in the standards listed above. Focus studies include: reading interpretation and analysis of literary, informational, and persuasive texts through self- monitoring and peer/teacher dialogue; identify and use stylistic devices, such as sensory details, figurative language and tone; identify and organize ideas, supporting details, and transitional phrases within informational and persuasive texts written for a variety of audiences and purposes; employ correct grammar, usage, and mechanics in writing; and the independently navigate the research process.1Middle Level Credit8th;#1 yearLanguage ArtsN/ANohttp://contenthub.bvsd.org/curriculum/Course%20Catalog/8th%20Grade%20ML%20English%20Language%20Arts.docx
https://lom.bvsd.org/academics/courses/language-arts/K32https://contenthub.bvsd.org/curriculum/Lists/MS Course Catalog/DispForm.aspx?ID=24088{a1474b88-e943-4771-be13-3b8882c5fdd4}K328th Grade English Language Arts AdvancedEighth Grade Advanced English Language Arts focuses on the four academic standards: oral expression and listening, reading for all purposes, writing and composition, and research and reasoning. Topics of study include: Reading comprehension and interpretation of literary texts and of informational and persuasive texts using self- monitoring and self-assessment; understanding stylistic devices and descriptive details; organizing ideas and supporting details within informational and persuasive texts written for a variety of audiences and purposes; grammar, usage, and mechanics in writing; and the research process. The course is designed for the student who enjoys reading, discussion and analysis, thinks critically, has strong writing and grammar skills and is self motivated. As an advanced course, this course goes beyond the curriculum expectations of a standard course offering by increasing the depth and complexity. Students are engaged in dynamic, high-level learning. The pace of an advanced course may be faster than that of a ‘standard’ course.1Middle Level Credit8th;#1 yearLanguage ArtsN/ANohttp://contenthub.bvsd.org/curriculum/Course%20Catalog/8th%20Grade%20English%20Language%20Arts%20Advanced.docx
https://lom.bvsd.org/academics/courses/language-arts/K81https://contenthub.bvsd.org/curriculum/Lists/MS Course Catalog/DispForm.aspx?ID=24401{a1474b88-e943-4771-be13-3b8882c5fdd4}K81Literacy Academic Support ClassLiteracy Academic Support Class develops skillfulness in using phonological awareness, phonics, fluency, vocabulary, and comprehension for reading a variety of texts. Students are involved in a variety of instructor-directed, individual, and group activities while developing a lifelong appreciation of reading. Formative assessments and student self-assessments determine the needs of each student, and instruction is designed to meet those needs.1Middle Level Credit6th;#7th;#8th;#1 SemesterLanguage ArtsN/ANohttp://contenthub.bvsd.org/curriculum/Course%20Catalog/Literacy%20ASC.docx
https://lom.bvsd.org/academics/courses/language-arts/K82https://contenthub.bvsd.org/curriculum/Lists/MS Course Catalog/DispForm.aspx?ID=24360{a1474b88-e943-4771-be13-3b8882c5fdd4}K82Accelerated ReadingAccelerated Reading focuses on the skills necessary to comprehend and analyze texts at an advanced level. Students read material for interest, information, and pleasure. 1Middle Level Credit6th;#7th;#8th;#1 SemesterLanguage ArtsN/ANohttp://contenthub.bvsd.org/curriculum/Course%20Catalog/Middle%20Level%20Accelerated%20Reading.docx
https://lom.bvsd.org/academics/courses/language-arts/K94https://contenthub.bvsd.org/curriculum/Lists/MS Course Catalog/DispForm.aspx?ID=24537{a1474b88-e943-4771-be13-3b8882c5fdd4}K94Theatre Arts 1Theatre Arts 1 elective course provides opportunities for students to learn about drama. Stage directions and theatrical vocabulary will be introduced. This course will provide situations for developing poise and confidence, interacting with others and appreciating the contribution of others. Reading, writing, speaking and listening skills will be applied as students demonstrate and perform what they are learning.1Middle Level Credit7th;#8th;#1 SemesterLanguage ArtsN/ANohttp://contenthub.bvsd.org/curriculum/Course%20Catalog/Theatre%20Arts%201.docx
https://lom.bvsd.org/academics/courses/language-arts/K96https://contenthub.bvsd.org/curriculum/Lists/MS Course Catalog/DispForm.aspx?ID=24227{a1474b88-e943-4771-be13-3b8882c5fdd4}K96Exploratory ActingExploratory Acting focuses on gaining background in the basics of acting. Theatrical vocabulary is introduced. Emphasis is on pantomime, improvisation, and producing short plays. Students also discuss current stage plays and television drama.1Middle Level Credit7th;#1 SemesterLanguage ArtsSTEM, Arts, Design & information TechnologyNohttp://contenthub.bvsd.org/curriculum/Course%20Catalog/Exploratory%20Acting.docx
https://lom.bvsd.org/academics/courses/language-arts/KM6https://contenthub.bvsd.org/curriculum/Lists/MS Course Catalog/DispForm.aspx?ID=24036{a1474b88-e943-4771-be13-3b8882c5fdd4}KM66th Grade Reading6th Grade Reading is a core curriculum class for all 6th grade students. Emphasis is on reading and listening comprehension, elements of literature, vocabulary development, and reading skill and strategy instruction. A variety of informational, literary, and persuasive texts in a range of reading and levels of text complexity are utilized. Students will learn to read closely to determine what the text says explicitly and to make logical inferences from it, cite textual evidence when writing or speaking to support conclusions drawn from the text. 1Middle Level Credit6th;#1 yearLanguage ArtsN/ANohttp://contenthub.bvsd.org/curriculum/Course%20Catalog/6th%20Grade%20Reading.docx
https://lom.bvsd.org/academics/courses/language-arts/XMSILCLAhttps://contenthub.bvsd.org/curriculum/Lists/MS Course Catalog/DispForm.aspx?ID=24385{a1474b88-e943-4771-be13-3b8882c5fdd4}XMSILCLAMiddle Level ILC LA1Middle Level Credit6th;#7th;#8th;#4 QuartersLanguage ArtsN/ANohttp://contenthub.bvsd.org/curriculum/Course%20Catalog/Middle%20Level%20ILC%20LA.docx