Grade 6 - English
Language Arts 600 (Credit: 1.00)In Language Arts 600, students will delve into texts that span the genres of narrative fiction, poetry, literary nonfiction,
and informational texts to build reading, writing and thinking skills. Students will also develop their writing skills as
they focus on the six traits while producing narrative, argumentative, and explanatory compositions, as well as creative
pieces including poetry. The course concludes with students completing a full research report. With a strong emphasis
on close reading instruction, writing and thinking activities, as well as speaking and listening tasks, this course will help
students expand their understanding of literature while building 21st century skills. Multimedia and interactive
elements are built into every lesson to ensure a high‐level of student engagement.