The View from Saturday




View from Saturday Questions.docx 





Hiaasen Literature Circles

(Hoot, Flush, Chomp, Scat) 



New Dates For Discussion Days: 3/21, 3/27, 3/31

  •   Due on each discussion day: 1 MIP with explanation, 1 Chapter Title with explanation, One Tic Tac Toe activity


 Directions for MIP/Chapter Title assignments: Lit Circle MIP and Chapter Titles(2).doc 






Tuck Everlasting



Quiz review questions for chapters 13-Epilogue:  Tuck Everlasting Review Ch13-end(2).docx 


Use this link for notes on the Prologue and chapters 1-3:   Tuck Early Ch. Notes.docx 


Use this link for a blank copy of the Wheel as Hub note sheet:  The Hub-Wheel Metaphor Page 2.docx 


Use this link for the group discussion questions for ch. 7-11:  Chapters 7-11 group work.docx 


Use this link for notes on ch. 11-12:   Chapters 11 and 12 Notes.docx 









Seedfolks Garden Placard Research Project


Creating Good Research Questions:  Seedfolks Journals Research Questions.docx 








September 19th - Talk Like a Pirate Day 






Welcome to Sixth Grade Language Arts


Welcome to WAMS; I hope everyone had a great summer.  I am looking forward to getting to know you and to helping you enjoy your first year of middle school, so come prepared to share and learn. 


Let's make it a great year!





 Supply List

Please have the following supplies for class this year:

  • 1 inch, three ring binder.  It is also okay if you would like to create a Language Arts section in a larger, multi subject binder.  
  • Post-it Notes for annotating novels.  (3x3 tend to be the right size)
  • Colored pen (any color) for editing.
  • Loose leaf paper.
  • 1 two-pocket folder.



Writing & Grammar Resources


Indefinite Pronouns: Singular/Plural:  Pronouns - singular and plural.doc  

Transitions:   Transitional Words.doc  


Online Textbook Help 
Online Textbook Help Tips.doc