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Hawks: ELA

Woodbury Grade 6 Team Site


“Research shows that leisure reading enhances students’ reading comprehension, language, vocabulary development, general knowledge, and empathy for others, as well as their self-confidence, motivation to read throughout their lives, and positive attitudes toward reading.”        -International Reading Association

“Any book that helps a child to form a habit of reading, to make reading one of his deep and continuing needs, is good for him.” -Maya Angelou


In ELA this year...

Materials needed for class each day:

*3 ring binder (with paper)

*a pen or pencil

*homework that is due

*homework/assignment notebook

        -Materials provided to students in beginning of the year


What is covered in ELA.: We will be doing A LOT of reading and writing! We use the workshop model in class, we will work on improving student literacy, and writing. 

 Units to include:

-Narrative Writing and Reading

-Informational Writing and Reading

-Argument Writing and Reading