6th Grade
Poetry Selections from the works of: Emily Dickinson, Langston Hughes, Robert Frost

NOVEL Selection:

Journey's Selection:

Skill: Understanding poetic devices used to convey meaning

Reading Strategy: 

Vocabulary: alias (aliases), skimp, prevail, burly, distort / distorted, parody, inevitable, grit, relics, sleuth, extinct

Spelling:
 Follow the rule, "i before e, except after c."

Grammar: 
‚ÄčIdentifying the different "Parts of Speech" in sentences and paragraphs (Nouns, Verbs, Adjectives & Adverbs)

Upcoming Assessments: Due Monday, March 27th: Complete the questions on the poem, "Hope is the thing with feathers," by Emily Dickinson. To be collected & graded!