Welcome to Sixth Grade!

  • 6amaz
    Teacher: Mrs. Lytton
    lyttonh



    lighthouse

    Welcome to Language Arts

    April 2-10  Aspire Testing

    April 15-24 Spring Break



    5th Grade Language Arts:


    Reading-Students will be using their Wonders Reading Book for various reading and writing strategies to improve reading comprehension.

    *Students will be reading a variety of short stories to build reading and writing fluency.
    *Students will have an opportunity to build upon vocabulary and writing skills through a variety of methods.

    Writing-

    *Students will be working on building good paragraphs 

    * Responding to Literature Prompts using textual evidence in writing/ Upcoming Research Project

    Grammar-Verbs/Capitalization 

    Novel-Roll of Thunder Hear My Cry

    Projects surrounding novel.

    March-Practice for Aspire Testing

    6th Grade Langue Arts:


    Literature-Students will be  using the reading anthology for short story and poetry selections to work on improving reading comprehension.  


    *Students will have an opportunity to build upon vocabulary and writing skills through a variety of methods.
    *Students will be reading a variety of short stories to build reading and writing fluency.

    Writing-Students are buidling good paragraphs and using details from text to provide support in their writing. 

    Grammar-Verbs/Capitalization Rules/Homophones

    Religion-  Lent & Ten Commandments

    Novel- Roll of Thunder

    Upcoming Novel-The Lightening Thief
    March-Practice for Aspire Testing

    7th Grade Language Arts:


    Literature-Students will be utilizing their literature books for short story, nonfiction and poetry selections to imrove reading comprehension.

    *Students will have an opportunity to build upon vocabulary and writing skills through a variety of methods.

    Writing-Sudents will be using textual evidence to support claims in writing/ Upcoming Research Paper

    Grammar-Creating and Using Effective Sentences

    Novel-The Call of the Wild

    Upcoming Novel-The Outsiders

    March-Practice for Aspire Testing


    8th Grade Language Arts:

    Literature-Students will be utilizing their literature books for short story, nonfiction and poetry selections to imrove reading comprehension.

    *Students will have an opportunity to build upon vocabulary and writing skills through a variety of methods.

    Writing-Students will write be writing argumentive essays and essays that repsond to literature/ Upcoming Research Paper

    Grammar-Creating and Using Effective Sentences; Capitilization and Punctuation

    Novel-The Book Thief

    Upcoming Novel-The Call of the Wild

    March-Practice for Aspire Testing