In 6th grade Literature class, you will study works of fiction, nonfiction, historical fiction, poetry, and more! You will read several novels to explore various genres and themes. In this class, you will do daily reading and homework assignments, as well as larger projects.
Novels that we will read this year include:
While reading Hatchet by Gary Paulsen, students participated in a cross-curricular Literature/Science lesson. They created several different water filtration systems, in order to attempt to meet one of the basic needs (clean water) that Brian, the main character in Hatchet, had to meet in order to survive alone in the woods.