6th Grade English Lesson Plans


Monday 5/1
Begin “My Poetry Portfolio”
Introduce procedures and requirements for Poetry unit/Rubric
Set up Table of Contents

Tuesday 5/2
Introduce types of poetry and poetry elements

Wednesday 5/3
Fun with Acrostic Poems Review poetry elements

Thursday 5/4
Couplet Poem Review poetry elements

Friday 5/5
Couplet Poem Review poetry elements




Monday 4/24    
Survival Quest: Hatchet

Tuesday 4/25     Survival Quest: Hatchet Chapter 1

Wednesday 4/26     Survival Quest: Hatchet Chapter 2

Thursday 4/27     Survival Quest: Hatchet Chapter 3

Friday 4/28 D.A.R.E. Field Trip





Monday 4/17 ASPIRE TEST

Tuesday 4/18 ASPIRE TEST

Wednesday 4/19 ASPIRE TEST

Thursday 4/20 Introduce Poetry Unit

Friday 4/21 Introduce Poetry Unit










Monday     4/10                                                     
ASPIRE TEST PREP
DOT JOT
Text Structure
DOL 25

Tuesday    4/11                                                        
ASPIRE TEST PREP
DOT JOT
Text Structure
DOL 25

Wednesday   4/12                                                    
ASPIRE TEST PREP
DOT JOT
Text Structure
DOL 25

Thursday     4/13                                                    
ASPIRE TEST PREP
DOL 25 Quiz

Friday           4/14                                                  

OUT
Good Friday






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Monday 4/3 ASPIRE TEST PREP Writing: Open Ended Responses Narrative Response
Tuesday 4/4 ASPIRE TEST PREP Writing: Open Ended Responses Narrative Response
Wednesday 4/5 ASPIRE TEST PREP Writing: Open Ended Responses Narrative Response
Thursday 4/6 ASPIRE TEST PREP Writing: Open Ended Responses Argumentative Response

Friday 4/7 ASPIRE TEST PREP Writing: Open Ended Responses Argumentative Response




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March 27 - April 3





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Monday 3/20 ASPIRE TEST PREP Writing: Open Ended Responses Tuesday 3/21 ASPIRE TEST PREP Writing: Open Ended Responses Wednesday 3/22 ASPIRE TEST PREP Writing: Open Ended Responses Thursday 3/23 ASPIRE TEST PREP Writing: Open Ended Responses Friday 3/24 ASPIRE TEST PREP Writing: Open Ended Responses




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Monday 3/13
Complete IDIOM project
Tuesday 3/14 Text Structure

Wednesday 3/15
Discuss types of text structure and define in Journal Look for clue words to determine type of text structure
Thursday 3/16 Text Structure Workmat Categorize different types of text
Friday 3/17

Announcement!

Report Cards go home March 16!
Test on different types of Text Structure

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Monday 3/6 DOL 23 Helping/Linking Verbs Transitive/Intransitive Verbs Tuesday 3/7 DOL 23 Helping/Linking Verbs Transitive/Intransitive Verbs Labeling Parts of Speech/Sentences Writing: An Inch Wide and a Mile Deep
Wednesday 3/8 DOL 23 Helping/Linking Verbs Transitive/Intransitive Verbs Labeling Parts of Speech/Sentences Writing: An Inch Wide and a Mile Deep
Thursday 3/9 DOL 23 Helping/Linking Verbs Transitive/Intransitive Verbs Labeling Parts of Speech/Sentences Writing: An Inch Wide and a Mile Deep
Friday 3/10 DOL 23 Test Label Parts of Speech/Sentence Test

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Monday 2/27
DOL 22 Figures of Speech ASPIRE Test Prep/Paragraph Structure/Evidence
Tuesday 2/28 DOL 22 Figures of Speech ASPIRE Test Prep/Paragraph Structure/Evidence
Wednesday 3/1 Short Day Concert at High School Make-up Work
Thursday 3/2 DOL 22 Figures of Speech ASPIRE Test Prep/Paragraph Structure/Evidence
Friday 3/3 DOL 22 Test





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Monday 2/20 OUT President’s Day Tuesday 2/21 DOL 21 Diagramming Sentences Direct Object/Indirect Object
Wednesday 2/22 DOL 21 Diagramming Sentences Transition Word Practice
Thursday 2/23 DOL 21 Diagramming Sentences Transition Word Practice
Friday 2/24 DOL 21 Test Sentence Structure Test


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Monday 2/13 “Steal Your Heart” Valentine writing assignment Finish Creative Writing Assignment DOL 20

Tuesday 2/14 “Steal Your Heart” Valentine writing assignment DOL 20 Wednesday 2/15 Writing with Idioms Transition Words DOL 20 Thursday 2/16 Transition Words DOL 20
Friday 2/17 Transition Test DOL 20 Test





Monday                                                            2/6
DOL 19
Transition Words Time/Place
Process of Composition

Tuesday                                                           2/7
DOL 19
Transition Words Cause/Effect
Process of Composition

Wednesday                                                        2/8
DOL 19
Transition Words Compare/Contrast
Process of Composition

Thursday                                                          2/9
DOL 19 Test

Friday                                                             2/10
VALENTINE DANCE
Transition Words Importance/Adding Information
Process of Composition



Monday 1/30 DOL 18 Transition Words Underlining & Quotation Marks Tuesday 1/31 DOL 18 Transition Words Underlining & Quotation Marks Writing A.E.C. Paragraph Wednesday 2/1 Short Day Transition Words Underlining & Quotation Marks Thursday 2/2 DOL 18 Transition Words Underlining & Quotation Marks A.E.C. paragraph Friday 2/3 DOL 18 Test Transition Words Underlining & Quotation Marks Test
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Monday             1/23 DOL 17 Sentence Structure Practice writing a proper paragraph: Creative Writing Compound Complex Sentences Tuesday 1/24 Sentence Structure Practice writing a proper paragraph: Creative Writing Comparative / Superlative Adjective
Wednesday          1/25 Sentence Structure Practice writing a proper paragraph: Creative Writing Comparative / Superlative Adjective
Thursday         1/26 Sentence Structure Practice writing a proper paragraph: Creative Writing Comparative / Superlative Adjective Friday 1/27 DOL 17 Test Comparative/Superlative test

1/16/17 – 1/20/17

Monday 1/16 OUT MLK Day
Tuesday 1/17 Sentence Structure Adjective Practice
Wednesday 1/18 Clauses/ Coordinating Conjunctions
Textbook p. 404-405
Adjective Practice
Thursday 1/19 Capitalization & Punctuation Adjective Practice Clauses/ Coordinating Conjunctions

Friday 1/20 Adjectives / Coordinating Conjunctions Test



1/9/17 – 1/13/17

Monday
Sentence Structure Noun, Verb, Predicate, Prepositional Phrase, Direct Object, Indirect Object

Tuesday
Transition Words
And how to use them.

Wednesday
Introduce Shakespeare
Suffixes/Prefixes

Thursday
Writing Cool Sentence
Label parts of a sentence

Friday
Practice Deconstructing Sentences


1/4/17 – 1/6/17
Monday OUT Tuesday OUT Wednesday 1/4 1st Semester Grammar Review Set up new writing notebooks Thursday 1/5 Learning to Summarize with an A.E.C. Paragraph
Summarizing Strategies Friday 1/6 Practice Writing the Perfect Paragraph

Students, I hope you remember to ask for pencils, paper,

and a Composition notebook for English!

Image result for merry Christmas







12/12/16 - 12/16/16

Monday 12/12 Interrogative / Demonstrative/ Indefinite/Vague Pronouns Study Guide Tuesday 12/13 Pronoun Test
Wednesday 12/14 12 Days of Christmas Writing Activity Students will write a new version of what they
would like for the 12 Days of Christmas
Thursday 12/15 “Christmas Morning” Writing Activity Students will brainstorm and use their creative ideas
to write a story about their “Dream Day Christmas”
Friday 12/16 Students will complete the “Christmas Morning” Writing Activity




12/5/16 – 12/9/16
 
Monday                                                            12/5
Possessive Pronouns
Review Subject and Object Pronouns
Pronouns / Antecedent / Vague Pronouns


Tuesday                                                           12/6
Personal Pronouns / 1st person, 2nd person, 3rd person
Relative Pronouns

Wednesday                                                      12/7
Reflexive / Intensive  Pronouns
Pronouns used with self

Thursday                                                          12/8
Interrogative / Demonstrative/  Indefinite
Create a Master Pronoun Chart

Friday                                                                12/9
Test







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Monday                                                            11/28
Personal Pronouns
Subjective, Objective, and Possessive Pronouns

Tuesday                                                           11/29
Subjective Pronouns


Wednesday                                                      11/30
Objective Pronouns


Thursday                                                          12/1
Possessive Pronouns

Friday                                                                12/2
Test

11/21/16 - 11/25/16


Monday  11/14                                                          
 Comma Practice Rules #1-4
Review Coordinating Conjunctions and Subordinate Conjunctions

Tuesday  11/15                                                         
Comma Practice Rules #5-8
Review Independent and Dependent Clauses

Wednesday    11/16                                                    
Comma Practice
Commas in Compound, Complex, and Compound/Complex sentences.

Thursday  11/17                                                        
Review / Applying what you know 
“Find the Missing Commas”

Friday  11/18
Test  
DOL 12
Commas






11/7/16 – 11/11/16
 
Monday  11/7                                                          
Complete Friendly Letter 
Addressing an Envelope

Tuesday    11/8                                                       
2016 Presidential Election Overview
Election Prediction

Wednesday   11/9                                                     
Review Election Predictions
Begin Veterans Webquest

Thursday   11/10
Veterans Day Program at the High School
Veterans Webquest research

Friday    11/11
No School








10/31/16 - 11/4/16

Monday 10/31
Complete the Halloween Writing Project. Finish writing a persuasive ad selling a haunted house.

Tuesday 11/1
Revised:
Students will review formation a Friendly Letter and how to address an envelope.

Wednesday 11/2
Short Day
Students will write a letter to other students in different states.

Thursday 11/3
Revised:
Students will edit and rewrite their letter

Friday 11/4
DOL 11 Test




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