ENGLISH LANGUAGE ARTS GRADE 6
English 6 is a TEKS-based class that emphasizes writing fully-processed essays in multiple genres including both fiction and nonfiction. Students work to master purposeful organization and revision of their drafts. Within the context of their writing, students make intentional use of a variety of grammatical constructions and develop more sophisticated sentence structures. Students continue research skills begun in 5th grade.
PRE-AP ENGLISH LANGUAGE ARTS GRADE 6
PreAP English 6 is a TEKS-based intensive study of writing. Instruction stresses developing well-organized, multiparagraph compositions in a variety of genres, both fiction and nonfiction. Students will use published texts as models for their own writing. Within the context of their writing, students learn and make intentional use of a variety of grammatical structures to develop more effective sentences. Students have opportunities to learn authentic research skills. This is a writing-intensive class, appropriate for students who are self-motivated and who have been historically successful on the writing and reading STAAR assessments.