Writing Paragraphs, Grade 6

Author: Wanda Kelly

Publisher: Teacher Created Resources

ISBN: 0743933494

Category: Education

Page: 48

View: 1825

Both teachers and parents appreciate how effectively this series helps students master skills in mathematics, penmanship, reading, writing, and grammar. Each book provides activities that are great for independent work in class, homework assignments, or extra practice to get ahead. Text practice pages are included!

Quick Writes Grades 6-8

More Than 60 Short Writing Activities from the Practical to the Poetic

Author: Pamela Marx

Publisher: Good Year Books

ISBN: 9780673586438

Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

Page: 160

View: 8226

Educational resource for teachers, parents and kids!

Write About Physical Science, Grades 6 - 8

The Test Connection

Author: Lesa Rohrer

Publisher: Carson-Dellosa Publishing

ISBN: 1624421083

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 64

View: 6365

Write About Physical Science provides stuidents with many opportunities to communicate about physical science topics through writing. As an increasing number of standardized tests include science as a testing component, providing students with ample practice become important. Write About Physical Science offers a wide variety of writing experiences including summarizing, describing, synthesizing, predicting, organizing, and interpreting charts, graphs, and results of experiments. Reading selections included are meant to supplement any science curriculum as well as serve as the focus for writing activities. Included within the selections are significant science facts, charts, graphs, experiemnts, and other useful information. A sample test covering all of the topics presented is a part of the book, drawing on the individual quizzes and the different writing types.

Creative Writing Grades 6-8 (eBook)

Author: Marilyn Phillips

Publisher: Lorenz Educational Press

ISBN: 0787781673

Category:

Page: 32

View: 8799

Milliken's Creative Writing books provide a variety of meaningful writing experiences. Activities are designed to allow each writer to draw upon his or her unique background of experiences to create poetry and prose. Ideas for sharing and extending writing across the curriculum are included. Writers are encouraged to use the steps of the writing process discussed the Guide to the Writing Process. A proofreading checklist and Holistic Writing Evaluation form are included.

Spectrum Reading Workbook, Grade 8

Author: Spectrum

Publisher: Carson-Dellosa Publishing

ISBN: 1483812219

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 160

View: 561

Strong reading skills are the basis of school success, and Spectrum Reading for grade 8 will help children triumph over language arts and beyond. This standards-based workbook uses engaging text to support understanding knowledge integration, key ideas, story structure, and details. --Spectrum Reading will help your child improve their reading habits and strengthen their ability to understand and analyze text. This best-selling series is a favorite of parents and teachers because it is carefully designed to be both effective and engagingÑthe perfect building blocks for a lifetime of learning.

Comprehensive Curriculum of Basic Skills, Grade 6

Author: N.A

Publisher: Carson-Dellosa Publishing

ISBN: 1620579693

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 544

View: 2980

Designed by experts in education, this comprehensive best-selling workbook features vivid and full-color illustrations to guide sixth grade children step-by-step through a variety of engaging and developmentally appropriate activities. Topics and activities include phonics, reading, reading comprehension, language arts, writing, and math. Answer keys included. 544 pp. *Easy-to-understand examples and directions *High-interest topics *Fun, motivating activities *Review lessons to measure progress *Expanded teaching suggestions

Write All About It

Activities for the Writing Process Grades 6, 7, 8

Author: Dona Herweck,Dona Herweck Rice

Publisher: Teacher Created Resources

ISBN: 1557345031

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 80

View: 8338


Spectrum Grade 6

Author: Spectrum

Publisher: Carson-Dellosa Publishing

ISBN: 1483813258

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 320

View: 5293

Spectrum(R) Grade Specific for Grade 6 includes focused practice for reading, language arts, and math mastery. Skills include grammar and usage, parts of speech and sentence types, vocabulary acquisition and usage, multiplying and dividing fractions and decimals, equations and inequalities, problem solving in the coordinate plane, probability and statistics, and ratios, rates, and percents. --Each Spectrum(R) Grade Specific workbook includes a writer's guide and step-by-step instructions, helping children with planning, drafting, revising, proofreading, and sharing writing. Children in grades 1 to 6 will find lessons and exercises that help them progress through increasingly difficult subject matter. Aligned to current state standards, Spectrum is your childÕs path to language arts and math mastery.

Töchter des Himmels

Roman

Author: Amy Tan

Publisher: Goldmann Verlag

ISBN: 3641149592

Category: Fiction

Page: 336

View: 841

Vier junge Frauen zwischen altem China und neuer Welt. Waverly, June, Rose und Lena, vier junge Frauen in San Francisco. Durch und durch Amerikanerinnen, die der American Way of Life stark geprägt hat – im Gegensatz zu ihren Müttern. Die sind 1949 unter dramatischen Umständen vor der roten Armee in die Vereinigten Staaten geflüchtet und noch immer chinesisch bis in die Knochen. Zwei Kulturen prallen aufeinander und scheinen nicht zueinanderzufinden. Bis die Töchter erkennen, dass sie die einmalige Chance haben, zwei Welten in sich zu verbinden, sie müssen nur bereit dafür sein.

Academic Language in Diverse Classrooms: English Language Arts, Grades 6-8

Author: Margo Gottlieb,Gisela Ernst-Slavit

Publisher: Corwin Press

ISBN: 1452234809

Category: Education

Page: 224

View: 4425

Make every student fluent in the language of learning. The Common Core and ELD standards provide pathways to academic success through academic language. Using an integrated Curricular Framework, districts, schools and professional learning communities can: Design and implement thematic units for learning Draw from content and language standards to set targets for all students Examine standards-centered materials for academic language Collaborate in planning instruction and assessment within and across lessons Consider linguistic and cultural resources of the students Create differentiated content and language objectives Delve deeply into instructional strategies involving academic language Reflect on teaching and learning

Spectrum Reading Workbook, Grade 8

Author: N.A

Publisher: Carson-Dellosa Publishing

ISBN: 1483814157

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 160

View: 7565

Strong reading skills are the basis of school success, and Spectrum Reading for grade 8 will help children triumph over language arts and beyond. This standards-based workbook uses engaging text to support understanding knowledge integration, key ideas, story structure, and details. Spectrum Reading will help your child improve their reading habits and strengthen their ability to understand and analyze text. This best-selling series is a favorite of parents and teachers because it is carefully designed to be both effective and engaging—the perfect building blocks for a lifetime of learning.

Common Core Curriculum: English, Grades 6-8

Author: Great Minds

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 1118846796

Category: Education

Page: 264

View: 5404

Common Core's English resources empower educators to meet the expectations of the Common Core State Standards (CCSS) for English Language Arts (ELA) and build essential content knowledge for students in grades 6-8. Each grade in The Wheatley Portfolio features a comprehensive, coherent sequence of thematic units that engage students in deep study of worthwhile texts and topics. Features of this book include: Six thematic units for each grade, each centered on a curated collection of literary and informational texts Focus standards for each unit that complement the topic and promote student mastery of essential literacy skills Suggested texts and activities to incorporate science, art, and history into English instruction This revised second edition includes a sample text study that guides students through a close read of an exemplary text, updated web resources, and refreshed suggested works. Educators who create their curriculum based on Common Core's Wheatley Portfolioguarantee that students are exposed to content-rich instruction and have ample opportunity to master the reading, writing, speaking, listening, and language skills articulated in the CCSS for ELA.

Essential English - Grade 6 (eBook)

Author: Ellen M. Dolan

Publisher: Lorenz Educational Press

ISBN: 0787781118

Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

Page: 64

View: 6346

Milliken's Essential English series for grades 1-8 is designed to enable students to use the English language in both written and oral communications effectively and with ease and confidence. Grade 6 includes 55 pages with a variety of activities including lessons on abstract and concrete nouns, verb of action and being, adverbs of place and manner, exclamatory and interrogatory sentences, dictionary skills, using the Thesaurus, bibliography writing, outlines, poetry, using the Encyclopedia, and more. Answer keys are included.