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Teaching & Learning: Curriculum - English Language Arts

 

Grade 6 Standards

Essential Standards - Grade 6

NARRATIVE
Assignments: Write a myth

Benchmark: The student will write a myth that incorporates dialogue, transformation, and the rule of three.

Learn more about the Narrative Form of Writing.


DESCRIPTIVE
Assignments: Descriptive Essay

Benchmark: The student will write an essay clearly describing a person, place, or thing.

Learn more about the Descriptive Form of Writing.


EXPOSITORY
Assignments: How To Write Paper

Benchmark: The student will write a paper explaining how to complete a process with which the writer is familiar.

Learn more about the Expository Form of Writing.


PERSUASIVE
Assignments: Persuasive Essay

Benchmark: The student will write an essay to inform the reader about a problem and convince him or her to use a possible solution.

Learn more about the Persuasive Form of Writing.


RESPONSE TO LITERATURE
Assignments: Character Analysis

Benchmark: The student will write a character analysis in response to So Far from the Bamboo Grove or another piece of literature.

Learn more about the Response to Literature Form of Writing.


   

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