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Lesson Plans - 6th Grade

I’m A Poet and Didn’t Know It!

What makes good poetry? Students explore poets such as Langston Hughes, Shel Silverstein and Robert Frost and examine what makes their poetry so great.

Jacob Have I Loved – A Novel Study

Students explore the book Jacob Have I Loved by Katherine Patterson through a study of its setting, characters, many conflicts, and resolutions.

Info Expo

Can you help me write a research paper? While working in cooperative groups, students research a topic for an expository report. Students then work collaboratively to write, edit, and revise the report to produce a polished research paper.

Mythology in the Middle

Students read two narrative reading selections and based on the reading, compare and contrast a character from each.

Easy Essays in Three Steps

This nine day mini unit is designed to help students understand and refine essays created for the writing section of the FCAT.