Grade 6 Language

For the months of March and April, we will work on the following areas: 

Reading
-demonstrate an understanding of fiction and non-fiction texts 
-read an article or story and express an opinion

Writing
- understand and write narratives and different forms of poetry (e.g., haiku and quatrains)
- write paragraphs on different topics that are indented, organized properly and contain strong opening and closing sentences
-use correct spelling, punctuation and capitalization in written work
-understand and use different literary devices (e.g., similes, metaphors and personification)

Oral Communication

-make relevant points about articles and stories
-participate in class discussions and answer questions consistently

Media Literacy

- I will post something about media literacy in the next month


Websites for Reading and Writing Practice:

http://examples.yourdictionary.com/examples-of-literary-terms-for-kids.html
https://blog.reedsy.com/short-story-ideas/
http://mrnussbaum.com/readingpassageindex/
https://www.commonsense.org/education/top-picks/middle-school-reading-apps-and-websites

http://www.k12reader.com/subject/composition/editing-and-proofing/
http://www.kmtuition.co.uk/ks2english.html



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