Language arts 6

Course Number: 
j610
Instructors: 
Mrs. Laura Stumpf

The major components of the Language Arts curriculum in this course will be the mini-lesson, an essential component of the writing model. Through mini-lessons students are provided instruction or strategies for the following procedures: brainstorming ideas, choosing the elements of crafts, creating interesting beginnings and conclusions, creating titles, revising, editing or publishing work. Students will be introduced to a variety of brainstorming techniques to help students learn how to develop ideas for their writing including webs, outlining, listing and writer's notebook. In addition, students will conference with the teacher, use peer editing and rubrics to help studnets learn how to revise and edit their own written work. Students will write a variety of different genres. 

Requirements
Instructor's Permission: 
Not required
Other Requirements: 
No other requirements
Misc. Course Information
Currently Offered: 
Course is currently offered.
Duration: 
Year Long
Credits: 
5
College Credit: 
Course is not available for college credit
Grade Level: 
6