6th Grade Reading/Language Arts
Accelerated Reading/Language Arts
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Welcome to my Reading and Language Arts website! Below are the skills, strategies and topics we will cover this year...
1st Qtr: Community
•2nd Qtr: Seeing It Through/Meeting Challenges
•3rd Qtr: Exploring the World Around Us
4th Qtr: Growing and Changing
•6 Reading Strategies All Good Readers Use
•Identifying Main Idea
•Elements of Plot
•4 text types and purpose (Narrative, Descriptive, Persuasive, Expository)
•6+1 Traits of Writing
•Strengthen writing through the writing process
•Conduct research and gather information to support analysis and reflection
Grammar and Usage
Vocabulary Acquisition and Use
At Jefferson Middle School, students are expected to follow 3 Universal Expectations:
Respect the environment
Respect self and others
Be responsible for learning
More specific examples of these rules can be found in my classroom's rules, expectations, and policies...
Teenagers and Reading
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