6th Grade Language Arts (04010613)

6th Grade Language Arts (04010613)


Format:  Meets Daily

Description:  Grade 6 Language Arts allows students to pursue rigorous coursework that is aligned with Pennsylvania Core Standards. Students are admitted to this course based on criteria that consider past performance and readiness.  Students in this course will develop grade level appropriate skills in reading, writing, speaking, listening, and research. Rigorous in- and out-of-class reading, challenging class discussions, and a variety of writing experiences will be required. Summer assignments will also be required. Major units of study in this course consist of:

  • Unit #1 - Artful Reading and Writing
  • Unit #2 - Growing and Changing
  • Unit #3 - Literature Reflects Life
  • Unit #4 – Telling a Story

Self-selected readings, vocabulary, and grammar run concurrently with the above units.