W6,Q2: 12/14/2020: Both F2F and Innovative

Colin Powell Test


6th grade schedule Taylor

TeacherHaley Taylor
Subject AreaELA/Reading
Grade Level6th
Week #6
Unit of InstructionCurriculum Focus: Compare Presentation of Events
Standard(s) Taught

LAFS.6.RI.1.3: Analyze in detail how a key individual, event, or idea is introduced, illustrated, and elaborated in a text.

LAFS.6.RI.3.9: Compare and contrast one author’s presentation of events with that of another.

Learning Targets and Learning Criteria

Learning Target

Students will provide detailed analysis of how a key individual, event or idea is introduced, illustrated and elaborated in a text. (RI.1.3)

Students will provide a comparison and contrast of one author’s presentation of events with that of another. (RI.3.9)

Learning Criteria

Students will:

Use details from the text to explain how an individual, event, or idea is introduced, illustrated, or elaborated in the text. (RI.1.3)
Support what is directly stated in the text or to draw inferences. (RI.1.3)
Will analyze similarities and differences in how authors present ideas or events. (RI.3.9)
Use key details to explain how authors are similar or different in their approach. (RI.3.9)

Classroom Activities

Tech Tuesday – iReady (found on vPortal) and IXL (www.ixl.com) B.1

Please make sure students have their earbuds!

  • Textbook: It Worked For Me In Life & Leadership by Colin Powell and analyzing the text
  • Textbook: Colin Powell: Military Leader by Warren Brown and analyzing the text
  • Helen Keller Text Set
  • Memoir & Biography quiz
  • Assessment Text Sets
  • Vocabulary strategies: Analogies
  • Language conventions: pronouns and antecedents
Assignments Due
  • Tech Tuesday: iReady for 45-50 minutes and IXL B.1 (formatives) Due by Thursday, 12/17
  • Various analyzing the text activities, analogies, & text assessments Due by 12/17
Additional Resources
  • Resources:
  • Textbook – https://my.hrw.com/
  • Edgenuity
  • Zoom Meeting
  • *To enter a Zoom Meeting, you must have your first and last name listed!


ESE – Special Considerations based on IEP

504– Special Considerations based on Accommodation Plan

ESOL – Appropriate printed material, pre teaching activities, various instructional approaches, student engagement and thinking activities, differentiation, check for content comprehension, resources for assistance, reinforce study skills, linguistic modifications, specific vocabulary, alternative assessment.

Remind Codes:

1/5 Period: @e7kakd

3/7 Period: @h2ch84

4/8 Period: @c9g832