Grade 6 - Language Arts
English 6 A - Semester 1 (Credit: 0.50)English is the study of the creation and analysis of literature written in the English
language. In English 6A, you will explore literary elements in both nonfiction and fiction
texts. You will examine point of view in memoirs and practice writing a short memoir. In
the latter part of this course, you will study character in different genres of literature. You
will explore the topic of change in nonfiction texts and evaluate arguments and claims in
informational texts. Finally, you will study the characteristics of persuasive writing and
practice writing persuasively.