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English 6th Grade
Textbook: World of Language Level 6 published by Silver Burdett Ginn.
In addition to daily Grammar Lessons, students will be assigned a monthly Writing Project.
ü Prewriting – brainstorm; choose a topic; gather and organize ideas; identify audience; identify the purpose; choose appropriate format for the writing.
ü Drafting – write a rough draft to get down ideas; emphasize ideas rather than mechanics
ü Editing – peer and self edit; identify ways to make your rough draft better
ü Revision - reflect on comments from peer edit and make changes; prepare a clean draft to turn in for a grade
ü Publishing – project will be made into a class book
ü Short Story
ü Standard Essay
ü Personal Narrative
ü Persuasive Essay
ü Research Report