Ms. Myers' Class

6th Grade ELA and Social Studies

Compare/Contrast Different Types of Writing

Do you think you can explain the differences and similarities between a narrative, persuasive, or informative/explanatory writing piece? You sure? Well today in class we will put our knowledge to the test. We will be able to identify types of writing by correctly reading and analyzing writing pieces.  

Reading Log Reflections

Today in class, we will review our Reading Log Reflections. These are not like other reading logs you may be used to so make sure you read all the directions and answer ALL the questions you need to. If you have any questions, make sure to bring them to class so that this homework assignment gets easier and easier every week it is due. ReadingLogReflectionHomework-8

Testing Our Knowledge: Types of Writing

For homework, you will need to complete your Types of Writing Worksheet. Read each example and determine whether it is persuasive, narrative, or informative/explanatory. Then, create your own examples of each type of writing.   TypesofWritingWorksheet-2  

You in a Bag

Advisory: Your homework for the week will be to bring several items in a bag and present them to the class. Each item will represent something about you that you would like others to know. Please bring to class 3-5 items in a paper bag and be ready to share and explain them to our class. We will begin presentations on Wednesday and you will have until Friday to bring in.. Read More