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 (Wonder, Hatchet, Tuck Everlasting, Walk Two Moons, Tangerine)
Informational Text Structures
Word Study, Grammar
Writing (Narrative, Argument, Cause and Effect, Literary Essays)