Ms. Stevens - Grade 6 language arts/literature instructor
Welcome, Grade 6 Students and Parents!
Ms. Patricia Stevens
Grade 6 Language Arts and Literature Instructor
Grades are based on a total-point system. Grades are determined by total points earned divided by total points possible. The school grading scale is as follows:
93-100 A 85-92 B 75-84 C 67-74 D 0-66 F
Grade 6 Language Arts
This course is designed to reinforce the mechanics of writing and standard English grammar. Units of study include parts of speech, capitalization, punctuation, and usage. A study of functional language, which encourages correct usage and sentence structure, is presented through writing skills. Writing skills are demonstrated through the development in narrative, argumentative, and informative/explanatory essays. In addition, accurate use of academic and domain-specific words and phrases for reading, writing, speaking, and listening are reinforced. Students are placed according to ability.
Edmodo codes: Per. 3: kuy9kk Per. 5: iuunk5 Per. 7: 485pmi
Google Classroom codes: Per. 3: g1ro58i Per. 5: s1onr0 (zero) Per. 7: 1oykaq0 (zero)
This course is designed to reinforce basic reading skills as well as introduce the students to the literary elements of plot design and characterization. Various types of non-fiction, short stories, and dramatic works are used so that students can gain an appreciation for literature. Students are placed according to ability.
Edmodo codes: Period 2: h6adxe Period 4: 4vkv6t
Google Classroom codes: Period 2: scpaycm Period 4: 6gcaize
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