Sign Up For Our Newsletter
Email:

Sixth Grade Language Arts Standards (Prior)

advertisement


6th Grade Reading Skills
Prior Standards Implementation



The standards listed below have been replaced by a newer set of standards.



Please go to Current 6th Grade Language Arts Standards for current resources.



Reading

Use knowledge of root words, affixes, syllabication, and/or spelling patterns as aids in determining meaning within context.
6.1.1
V
  1. Fish Tanks - Fill a tank with tropical fish using prefixes, roots, and suffixes. This site is interactive and allows students to play a game or input or collect data
  2. Prefix Mix - working with "Pre" and "Post," prefixes with opposite meanings This site is interactive and allows students to play a game or input or collect data
  3. Prefixes Make New Words - drag prefixes to complete sentences correctly This site is interactive and allows students to play a game or input or collect data
  4. Prefixes Say Plenty - choose the word that best completes the sentence This site includes questions for your students to check their understanding
  5. Putting Down Roots - drag roots into blanks to complete sentences This site is interactive and allows students to play a game or input or collect data
  6. Putting Down Roots (2) - drag roots into blanks to complete sentences This site is interactive and allows students to play a game or input or collect data
  7. Putting Your Roots into Action - look for roots in unfamiliar words This site is interactive and allows students to play a game or input or collect data
  8. Putting Your Roots into Action (2) - look for roots in unfamiliar words This site is interactive and allows students to play a game or input or collect data
  9. A PowerPoint show related to this standard Root Words - underline root words - circle the prefix or suffix
  10. Rooting Out Words - Help Remainder the Dog gather enough mushrooms to sell at the market by uncovering the roots of words. (three categories, several difficulty levels - from FunBrain) This site is interactive and allows students to play a game or input or collect data
  11. Space Station - Divide words in blue into syllables and type the words into the box with a '-' between the syllables. [example: fi-nal] This site is interactive and allows students to play a game or input or collect data
  12. Suffixes Say a Lot - pick the best definition of the capitalized word This site includes questions for your students to check their understanding
  13. Success with Suffixes - fill in the blanks with words ending in "er." This site is interactive and allows students to play a game or input or collect data
  14. Suffixes Make New Words - drag suffix to the correct root word This site is interactive and allows students to play a game or input or collect data
  15. What's a Root ? - work with five roots This site is interactive and allows students to play a game or input or collect data
  16. What's a Root ? (2) - work with five more roots This site is interactive and allows students to play a game or input or collect data
Use common text features to make meaning from text (newspapers and textbooks).
6.1.8
T
  1. Captions Help Tell the Story - students look at three pictures and try to determine which caption fits best This site is interactive and allows students to play a game or input or collect data
  2. Read All About It! - use newspaper sections to predict where types of stories would be found This site is interactive and allows students to play a game or input or collect data
  3. Reading Headlines - read eight headlines and try to determine what the article is about This site includes questions for your students to check their understanding
  4. Take Notes - evaluate what items should be included in the opening paragraph of a news story This site is interactive and allows students to play a game or input or collect data
Locate information using available features.
6.1.11
T
  1. Looking for the Fine Print - read advertisements to practice reading critically This site is interactive and allows students to play a game or input or collect data
  2. Whats On a Map? - eight questions about using various parts of a map This site is interactive and allows students to play a game or input or collect data
Recognize that purpose determines text format.
6.1.12
MG
  1. Comparative Exercise - find all the features unique to the text format.
  2. A resource for the teacher to use in planning their lessons Strategies for Helping Readers - reading strategies with video and lessons
Identify patterns of rhyme and rhythm.
6.1.13
T
  1. A PowerPoint show related to this standard An Overview of Poetry - a comprehensive show on the topic of rhythm and rhyme
Analyze the effects of sound in context (e.g., alliteration, onomatopoeia, accent, rhyme, and repetition.
6.1.13
T
  1. A resource for the teacher to use in planning their lessons A concept map to use when you work with your students on these topics. An Adobe Acrobat document in .pdf format This link includes something for the teacher to print
  2. A resource for the teacher to use in planning their lessons Poetic Devices - a classroom sign about the forms of poetic devices An Adobe Acrobat document in .pdf format This link includes something for the teacher to print
  3. Practicing onomatopoeia, alliteration, rhyme, simile and metaphor
    1. Word Play 1 | Word Play 2 | Word Play 3 | Word Play 4 | Word Play 5 | Word Play 6 This site includes questions for your students to check their understanding
  4. Wizards and Pigs: Episode I Poetry Pickle - students identify rhyme, rhythm, and alliteration This site is interactive and allows students to play a game or input or collect data This resource includes voice instructions for students
Choose the correct meaning of multiple meaning words in context.
6.1.14
V
  1. Context is the Key - use context clues to determine the meaning of a word This site includes questions for your students to check their understanding
  2. Using Multiple Meanings - decide which sentences use a word correctly This site is interactive and allows students to play a game or input or collect data
  3. Words with multiple meanings - fill in the blanks from a word list This site is interactive and allows students to play a game or input or collect data

Review Help

Released tests
  1. FCAT Sample Reading Test - [ 2008 ] sample questions and test taking tips An Adobe Acrobat document in .pdf format This link includes something for the teacher to print
  2. FCAT Sample Answer Book - [ 2008 ] An Adobe Acrobat document in .pdf format This link includes something for the teacher to print
  3. Texas end-of-year reading test from 2003 This site includes questions for your students to check their understanding
  4. Texas end-of-year reading test from 2004 This site includes questions for your students to check their understanding
FCAT Sample Test Book
  1. The FCAT Sample Test Books are designed to help students become familiar with FCAT (Florida) by providing helpful hints and offering practice answering questions in different formats. Half of this document is math and half is reading. An Adobe Acrobat document in .pdf format This link includes something for the teacher to print
A resource for the teacher to use in planning their lessons site for teachers | A PowerPoint show related to this standard PowerPoint show | An Adobe Acrobat document in .pdf format Acrobat document | A Microsoft Word document to be downloaded Word document | This interactive site would work well on an interactive whiteboard whiteboard resource | This resource includes voice instructions for students sound | A video is available through this link video format | This site is interactive and allows students to play a game or input or collect data interactive lesson | This site includes questions for your students to check their understanding a quiz | A lesson plan can be found at this site lesson plan | This link includes something for the teacher to print to print

 

 

Internet4classrooms is a collaborative effort by Susan Brooks and Bill Byles.
 

  

advertisement

advertisement

Use of this Web site constitutes acceptance of our Terms of Service and Privacy Policy

135125340 US 1