Welcome St. Johns Sixth Graders!
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Here are some websites that will help you
with the words you wish you wrote
assignment...
Scholastic.com. This site has an
excellent tool to research
authors for those students who
would like to learn more or
write their author and be
published. There is also a
current link to a page on school
violence, which might be helpful
for some persuasive projects or
just to address student
concerns.
Scholastic.com
Register with
bookadventure.com. This
site allows students to
take book related quizzes
and earn prizes at places
like TCBY and Fudruckers.
Click on the tiger below to
access this website! Enjoy!
Mrs. Farnum's "Perfecting and
Publishing" Interactive Assignment.
You have to press back and type
in 7575 to access.

A terrific thinkquest about "how to
write an editorial!

Positive Quote

Click on the links below to print out a copy of assignments
and find other resources for Language Arts this year:
(Downloads of all Language Arts assignments can be found on the "Language Arts Download" Page)
Language Arts Downloads for First Trimester

Reading Assignments

Writing Assignments and Genres

Writing Workshop Forms and Activities

Farnum's Writing Guidelines for Rough and Final Drafts AND Trait Writing

Spelling Assignments and Guidelines

Link to QUIA for student login


REVIEW GAMES FOR OUR SENTENCE ERROR UNITS:
Subject Verb Agreement Game
Sentence Fragments and Run-0n Sentences Game
Complete and run-on sentence game
Complete and run-on sentence game 2
Simple Subjects and Predicates Rags to Riches Game

J.S./Code writing review game..... practice for writer's handbook quiz!
Want some ideas for your
PAWS (personal advanced
word study list) - check out
the Merriam-Webster website
HELP FINDING A QUOTE:
Bartlett's Familiar Quotations

Columbia World of Quotations

Simpson's Contemporary Quotations

The Quotations Page

Quotations and Sayings Database

Great-Quotes

The Quotations Home Page

Quoteland

Famous Quotations Network

The Quotations Archive

Quoteworld

Creative Quotations

Dictionary of Quotations
Click here to
download a copy of
the "Words You
Wish You Wrote"
Assignment.

Click here to
download a copy of
Mrs. Farnum's
Quote list.
Click here to access
ReadWriteThink's online interactive
tools. We will use these a lot this
year!
Click here to visit ask
B
rainpop for educational
cartoons, movies and
tutorials.