Welcome to 6th grade language arts! This year we will read and write every day. Most days we will talk about reading and writing, too! Every night, your homework is to read for twenty minutes (or more!). In class we use the Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Collections textbook. Please feel free to contact me if you have questions about our work!Language arts learning objectives:
Describe characters and setting.
Analyze structure of lyric poems.
Cite text evidence.
Determine central idea and details.
Analyze text features and structure.
Understand visual and sound elements.
Identify and analyze imagery.
Identify and analyze personification.
Analyze point of view.
Summarize central idea and details.
Identify persuasive techniques.
Determine author's purpose.
Integrate information in different media.
Evaluate an argument.