Welcome to

Middle School Language Arts!

Sixth grade reading practice.

Mrs. Dana Dyczko, M.Ed.


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  • Students need to have a book to read for class every day!
  • Students are expected to read for 30 minutes every evening at home as part of the homework for Language Arts.
  • Students keep every assignment, quiz, test, and classwork in their LA binder. If you have a question about a grade or an assignment, be sure to check your child’s binder.
  • My Scholastic Activation Code is GMGB3


Click on the images below to see the two-week schedule we will follow all year in both 6th and 7th grade:

Week 1

week 2

Grammar | Vocabulary | Writing | Reading | Speech

Categories and Weights

Category Weight
Tests 35%
Quizzes 20%
Homework/Classwork 15%
Projects 30%

Materials Needed Every Day

  • Blue or Black ink pen
  • Red pen for grading
  • LA Binder
  • Accelerated Reader Book

Classroom Textbooks and workbooks

  • Write Source
  • Write Source Skills Book
  • Wordly Wise Vocabulary
  • GreatBooks Roundtable Literature Anthology

Final Draft Formatting Requirements for Writing Papers

  • Font Style – Times New Roman
  • Font Size – 12
  • Double Spaced – Correctly
  • MLA Heading

    • First Name Last Name
    • Teacher’s Name
    • Class (Subject)
    • Date (Day Month Year ie 19 June 2016)
  • No extra spaces between paragraphs