English Language Arts (ELA) Essential Questions

  • Essential Questions for English Language Arts (ELA)

    What does art over argument mean? (Why is art better than argument?)

    How can reading literature make us better people? (Of course, as a teacher I think "better" could mean "smarter" HOWEVER, even more importantly, "Better" also means more benevolent, humanitarian, empathetic, and compassionate. 

    How does the act of writing help us think?

    How does grammar help us (in speaking and writing) to be understood by others? How does grammar help others understand what we write and say?