6th Grade Language Arts Department

Mrs. Duraes (lise.duraes@washk12.org)

Mrs. Erickson (sandie.erickson@washk12.org)

Mrs. Kunde (heather.kunde@washk12.org)

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GVCs

Guaranteed Viable Curriculum

GVC = Guaranteed Viable Curriculum = What students will walk out of sixth grade knowing.

CFA = Common Formative Assessment = A way to measure and assess specific learning targets.

#1 Reading Literature: I can independently read and comprehend grade level literary text.

Learning Targets: I can identify the theme in a passage.

#2 Reading Informational: I can independently read and comprehend grade level informational text.

Learning Targets: I can identify the central idea in a passage.

#3 Writing: I can independently write for a variety of tasks, audiences, and purposes.

Learning Targets: I can write an argument to support a claim while informally citing evidence from text.

#4 Language: I can use standard conventions accurately when writing and speaking.

Learning Targets: I can use common grade appropriate Greek and Latin affixes and roots as clues to the meaning of words.