In 36 weeks of systematic instruction, your sixth-graders will learn 131 key academic vocabulary words that they are likely to encounter in multiple subject areas and in assessment instruments. Examples of the words presented in grade 6+: acquire, cite, implicit, characteristic, distinguish, infer, concise, exclude, irrelevant, connotation, feasible, and strategic.
Evan-Moor Grade 6 Daily 6-Trait Writing Book features 125 engaging trait-based lessons, 10 to 15 min writing lessons and 25 weeks of instruction to help students develop writing skills. This book covers 6 traits namely ideas, organization, word choice, sentence fluency, voice and conventions. Each weekly unit includes teacher lesson plan, 4 reproducible student pages and writing prompt. These lessons ideally act as teachers rubric, model many forms of writing and supports any writing program. 160 pages.