Welcome to 6th Grade! We are going to have a great year of learning and growing together. Throughout the year students will have plenty of opportunities to collaborate and challenge themselves across the curriculum. Highlights of the year will include a bike and canoe trip in the fall and a camping trip to the Pictured Rocks National Shoreline in the spring.
The topics that we will study in 6th grade are:
Ecosystems, Solid Earth, Weather, Solar System
Western Hemisphere Study (Geography, Government, Economics, Culture)
Literature (Hatchet, Tuck Everlasting, Walk Two Moons, Tangerine)
Informational Text Structures
Word Study, Grammar
Writing (Expository, Narrative)