Mrs. Michele Carroll - English Language Arts
(252) 435-2566, ext. 9054 - Room 401
Mrs. Carroll's Email- firstname.lastname@example.org
Office Hours: M-F 8:00 am-8:30 am by appointment.Welcome to the Sixth GradeMrs. Michele Carroll2019-2020Educational BackgroundI grew up in Clarion, Pennsylvania and received a Bachelor's of Science degree from Clarion University of Pennsylvania. I have been teaching in Currituck County Schools for twenty five years now. I started teaching at Moyock Elementary School and moved to Moyock Middle School when it opened in 2002.
I enjoy spending time with my family,and traveling to watch my daughter play softball.I am also an avid fan of the Pittsburgh Steelers.Second Nine Weeks
English Language ArtsFor the 2nd nine weeks, we are reading various novels in the classroom.We will be working on literary elements such as plot, setting, theme, and point of view. We will also be establishing good writing procedures using the Lucy Caulkin Units of Study. Different types of genres will be introduced along with inferring, predicting and choosing appropriately leveled text.
In writing we will review grammar and the different types of editing marks. They will be able to write short pieces using the correct organization and style that is appropriate to the specific task given. We are also using Quill to practice our grammar daily.Reading RequirementsTentativeDue Dates:2nd Nine Weeks1. November 82. November 203. December 44. January 85. January 15**All reading requirements due January 15.Reading is a very important part of my classroom. Students are required to bring a book to class each day and be ready to discuss or write about it at any given time. Each nine weeks, they will be required to read a certain number of books from different genres. A.R. tests are available for them to take, but do not count as a grade.