Pansy Kidd Middle School

Curriculum Map – 6th Grade Reading:

August

Words in Context

September

Word Origins / Resource Materials and Aids

October

Literal Understanding

November

Inference and Interpretation; Summary and Generalization

December

Analysis and Evaluation; Monitoring and Correction Strategies

January

Literary Genres and Literary Elements

February

Figurative Language and Sound Devices

March

Review for end of year testing

April and May

Testing

 

Reading Timeline 2011-2012

Week or Month

PASS Standard(s) State Academic Vocabulary

PASS Skill(s)

August

1.1

Words in Context

 

September

 

1.2

Word Origins/ Resource Materials & Aids

October (after 9 wks. Test)

 

3.1

 

Literal Understanding

 

November

 

3.2, 3.3

Inference & Interpretation/ Summary & Generalization

 

December

 

3.4,

Analysis & Evaluation/ Monitoring & Correction Strategies

January

4.1, 4.2

Literary Genres/ Literary Elements

 

February

 

4.3, 1.3

Figurative Language/ Sound Devices/ Idioms & Comparison

March (After Spring Break)

Review for End-of-Year Test

Review for End-of-Year Test

April & May

Testing

Testing

 

 

 

1st Benchmark (Week of Oct. 11) - Words in Context/ Word Origins/ Resource Materials

 

2nd Benchmark (Week of Dec. 13) – Literal Understanding/ Inference & Interpretation/ Summary & Generalization/ Analysis & Evaluation/ Monitoring & Correction Strategies

 

3rd Benchmark (Week of March 7) – Literary Genres/ Literary Elements/ Figurative Language/ Sound Devices/ Idioms & Comparisons