English 6th Grade
December 17 - 21, 2018
Mon. Dec. 17th
6th Grade Writing, M-Fr Pd 2
6 Traits: Organization
Objective

Students will be able to:

  1. use chronological order to help their readers follow the sequence of events in a narrative.
Homework

Narrative due Monday.

6th Grade Reading, M-Th Pd 6, Fr Pd 5A
Author's Word Choice, Lesson 1 
Objective

Students will be able to:

  1. identify places in the text where the author's words make them visualize a character or the setting so that they can analyze the impact of the author's word choice.
Homework

None - Anaas and Mu'az have book talks tomorrow

Tue. Dec. 18th
6th Grade Writing, M-Fr Pd 2
Introduction: Word Choice
Objective

Students will be able to:

  1. recognize the importance of strong verbs when reading in order to apply strong verbs when writing.
Homework

None

6th Grade Reading, M-Th Pd 6, Fr Pd 5A
Author's Word Choice, Lesson 2
Objective

Students will be able to:

  1. identify places in the text where the author's words make them visualize a character or the setting so that they can analyze the impact of the author's word choice.
Homework

None - Madiha and Rumaisa have book talks tomorrow

Wed. Dec. 19th
6th Grade Writing, M-Fr Pd 2
Introduction: Word Choice
Objective

Students will be able to:

  1. recognize the importance of selecting striking words and phrases when reading in order to apply their own striking words and phrases when writing.
Homework

None

6th Grade Reading, M-Th Pd 6, Fr Pd 5A
Author's Word Choice, Lesson 3
Objective

Students will be able to:

  1. identify places in the text where the author's words make them visualize a character or the setting so that they can analyze the impact of the author's word choice.
Homework

None - Ali and Atiq have book talks tomorrow

Thu. Dec. 20th
6th Grade Writing, M-Fr Pd 2
6 Traits: Word Choice
Objective

Students will be able to:

  1. recognize the importance of specific and accurate words when reading in order to apply their own specific and accurate words when writing.
Homework

None

6th Grade Reading, M-Th Pd 6, Fr Pd 5A
What should I read next?
Objective

Students will be able to:

  1. Review the books that they've read since the beginning of the year to analyze their patterns and decide what they might like to read over break and into the new year.
Homework

None

Fri. Dec. 21st
6th Grade Writing, M-Fr Pd 2
6 Traits: Choosing Words That Deepen Meaning
Objective

Students will be able to:

  1. recognize the importance of choosing words with a deep meaning when they write.
Homework

None

6th Grade Reading, M-Th Pd 6, Fr Pd 5A
English Games
Objective

Students will be able to:

  1. play English games in order to have fun and review reading and/or spelling concepts.
Homework

None