Spelling: The spelling list will be posted in classroom.google every Friday. Spelling test will normally be on the following Friday, for the exception during six weeks tests. There will not be a spelling test.
Parts of Speech/Writing: We will be studying parts of speech to help your child understand how the English language is put together. We will then learn to write compositions that will begin to prepare them for the 7th grade Writing STAAR.
Classroom Rules: Since we cover materials at a fast past, we need the following rules to be followed so that all students can be successful.
Daily Work 20%
Quizzes/Spelling Test 30%
Note: Please make sure to check TxConnect for grades
Technology in the Classroom
Google Classroom: Students will daily login to get assignments, lectures, spelling list, important class information.
Successnetplus: This program has the class e-textbook. It is also the program that students will type their papers in.
Note: Everything is to be done in the classroom. The only time there is homework is if they don't complete it in the class time allowed. If you do not have technology at your home, students can come in before school during tutoring (7:50 a.m.).