ELA-6 12/04/2017

TeacherGinger Barnhart
Subject AreaELA
Grade Level6
Week #12/04/2017
Unit of InstructionQ2W7
Standard(s) Taught
Learning Targets and Learning Criteria

Determine a theme or central idea of a text.

Write informative texts to examine a topic and convey ideas, concepts, and information on the topic.   

Produce clear and coherent writing.

Strengthen writing as needed by planning, revising, and rewriting.

Draw evidence from literary or informational texts to support analysis, reflection, and research.

Classroom Activities

Write an informative essay on Satchel Paige.

Revise, edit, and self grade the informative essay about Satchel Paige.

Write a final draft of the informative essay about Satchel Paige.

Read an article about Satchel Paige and answer questions from ReadWorks.org.

Assignments Due

Rough draft essay of Satchel Paige

Final essay of Satchel Paige

Test on Satchel Paige

Additional Resources

Color Code for Satchel Paige Essay:

Hook- Green, Background Info- Highlight, Thesis Statement- Red, Reasons- Blue in Intro

Body Paragraphs. Topic Sentence- Red, Evidence- Highlight (must have 2), Explain/Elaborate-Blue

Link- Blue

Conclusion, Thesis- Red. Reasons- Blue