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Language Arts/Social Studies Assignments - 6th Grade Language Arts(Archived)
3rd Nine Weeks
Due Date: 5/31/2018
Subject: 6th Grade Language Arts

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3rd Nine Weeks-

Language Arts/Social Studies


Language Arts:  Week of March 5th-9th: (Vocabulary Week 16)

**List of vocabulary words can be printed from handouts section of my website.


Reading skills for the week: Read nonfiction novels to learn skills: Making inferences, cause&effect, text structure

Writing skills for the week: Using nonfiction texts to explore author's writing techniques and write in journals.


  • Introduce first 3 vocabulary words.
  • Use the book Rosie the Riveter to teach text structure skills
  • TSW complete a quick write on what they learned while reading the nonfiction article of their choice
  • Library Day  


  • Case 21 Writing test-Computer lab


  • Test
  •  Being A Writer-Quick Write
  • Introduce Vocabulary words 4-6
  • Making Meaning- Use mentor text to look for cause and effect
  • IDR



  • Being A Writer-Quick Write
  • Review Vocabulary review words 4-6
  • Making Meaning-Use mentor texts to look for cause and effect
  • IDR-


  • Watch Rosie the Riveter( Book that was read and used for teaching text structure skills)


 Social Studies:  Week of March 5th-9th:

Monday-Civil Rights: African American history from Colonial times through modern Civil Rights movement- Read handout-Slavery: No freedom, No rights Complete activity sheet

Tuesday-Write a 160 character text to someone who tried to justify slavery.  Partner activity- Handout with questions and activities related to the Slavery handout

Wednesday- Watch video and take notes on Learn 360- Civil War video and questions

Thursday-Read handout- Civil War and Reconstruction- Complete activity sheet with partner.

Friday- -Read from Scope magazine "Harriet Tubman and the Underground Railroad". Complete text evidence and central idea activities.



HANDOUTS-Some handouts/worksheets can be found under "Handouts" link at the top of my website page.


Article of the Week
Due Date: 8/25/2014
Subject: 6th Grade Language Arts

Article of the Week:

***AoW- No AoW this week.

        -Close read

        -Complete Gist Map

        -Make a Personal Connection

        -Write a 3-5 sentence summary of article using your Gist Map

 *Article of the Week:  Given out on Monday and due on Friday of that week.

*If you lose the Article of the Week, you can print another copy.  You can find it under Handouts/Article of the Week at the top of my website.