6th Grade English

Unit 2 Basic Skills 1 Points
2.01 Introduction 2
2.02 Vocab (Group 1) 10
7.02 Imply and Infer 10
7.04 Implication and Inference 9
7.05 Sherlock Holmes 10
  Vocab for Annabel Lee (1) 10
  Its / It's 10

Unit 0 Grammar 1: Words for Memorization Points
3.01 Introduction 4
3.02 Glue Words 8
3.03 Super Glue Words 7
3.04 Memorization Work 0
3.05 Test A: Identify the Preposition 50
3.06 Test B: Identify the Glue Word 50
3.07 Congratulations! 10

Unit 0 Basic Skills 2 Points
4.01 Vocab (Group 2)  
4.02 Vocab Review (Groups 1–2)  
  Vocab for Annabel Lee (2)  
7.03 Imply and Infer (2) 10
  Your / You're  

Unit 0 Basic Skills 3 Points
6.01 Vocab (Group 3)  
6.02 Vocab Review (Groups 1–3)  
  Vocab for Annabel Lee (3)  
7.06 Setting 10
  There / Their / They're  

Unit 0 Grammar 2: Parts of Speech Points
15.01 Introduction 10
15.03 Nouns 10
15.04 Verbs 10
15.05 Articles 10
15.06 Helping Words 10
15.07 Prepositions 10
15.08 Capitalizing Titles 10
15.09 Adjectives 10
15.10 Adverbs 10
15.11 Pronouns 10
15.12 They: The Gender-Neutral Pronoun 10
15.13 What Is Your Preferred Pronoun? 10
15.14 Parts of Speech (Review 1) 10
15.19 Congratulations! 10

Unit 0 Annabel Lee (Poem) Points
  Note: Some pages in this unit are password protected. Password = freedom  
51.01 Introduction  
51.04 Annabel Lee (1st Reading)  
51.05 Summary  
51.06 Stanza 1  
51.07 Stanza 2  
51.08 Stanza 3  
51.09 Stanza 4  
51.10 Stanza 5  
51.11 Stanza 6  
51.12 Imagery in Poetry  
51.13 Annabel Lee (Final Reading)  
51.14 Final Reflection  

Unit 0 Grammar 3: Clauses Points
23.01 Introduction  
23.02 What is a clause?  
23.03 Building Blocks  
23.04 Identifying the Subject  
23.05 Five Basic Clause Patterns  
23.06 Legend  
23.07 Equative Clauses  
23.08 Intransitive Clauses  
23.09 Clause Patterns 1–2  
23.10 Transitive Clauses  
23.11 Clause Patterns 1–3  
23.12 Ditransitive Clauses  
23.13 Clause Patterns 1–4  
23.14 There  
23.15 It  
23.16 Dummy Subjects  
23.17 Clause Patterns 1–5  
23.18 Clause Patterns 1–5 (Review)  
23.19 Congratulations!  

Unit 0 Adversarial Method Points
25.01 Introduction  
25.02 Adversarial Method  
25.03 World of Academia  

Unit 0 Country Reports Points
  Overview  
32.01 Introduction  
32.02 Choosing a Vacation Destination  
32.03 Basic Requirements  
32.04 Read an MLA Paper  
32.05 A Look Ahead  
  Screencastify Lessons  
32.06 Prepare Your Document (Pro)  
32.07 1st Source in Works Cited Page (Pro)  
32.08 1st Body Paragraph (Pro)  
32.09 2nd Source in Works Cited Page (Pro)  
32.10 2nd Body Paragraph (Pro)  
32.11 3rd Source in Works Cited Page (Pro)  
32.12 3rd Body Paragraph (Pro)  
13.13 Introduction (Pro)  
32.14 Conclusion (Pro)  
32.15 Final Cleanup (Pro)  
32.16 1st Source in Works Cited Page (Con)  
32.17 1st Body Paragraph (Con)  
32.18 2nd Source in Works Cited Page (Con)  
32.19 2nd Body Paragraph (Con)  
32.20 3rd Source in Works Cited Page (Con)  
32.21 3rd Body Paragraph (Con)  
32.22 Topic Sentences (Con)  
32.23 Intro and Conclusion (Con)  
32.24 Final Cleanup (Con)  
  Step-by-Step Guide  
32.25 Create a Google Doc  
32.26 Check Your Settings  
32.27 Delete and Backspace  
32.28 Your Title  
32.29 Works Cited Heading  
32.30 Types of Paragraphs (Review)  
32.31 Sandwich Paragraphs  
32.32 What is Evidence?  
32.33 Start Your Research  
32.34 Put Your 1st Source in Your Works Cited Page  
32.35 Identify Your Evidence  
32.36 Add a Signal Phrase  
32.37 Add a Topic Sentence  
32.38 Wrap it Up  
32.39 Smooth It Out  
32.40 Don't Teach Me; Persuade Me  
32.41 3 Sources, 1 Block Quote  
32.42 Search Smarter  
32.43 Look for Words That Sell  
32.44 Write Your 2nd Body Paragraph  
32.45 Write Your 3rd Body Paragraph  
32.46 Put Your Body Paragraphs in a Logical Order  
32.47 Format Your Block Quote  
32.48 Quoted In  
32.49 Start Cutting  
32.50 Place Emphatic Words at the End (Topic Sentences)  
32.51 Mismatch Problems  
32.52 Cut the Fluff  
32.53 Rhetorical Questions  
32.54 Get Rid of the "I"  
32.55 Pronoun-Antecedent Agreement  
32.56 Write Your Introduction  
32.57 Parallel Construction in Your Introduction  
32.58 Write Your Conclusion  
32.59 Parallel Construction in Your Conclusion  
32.60 Clean Up Your Works Cited Page  
32.61 Double-Check Your Citations  
32.62 Clean Up Your Signal Phrases  
32.63 Clean Up Your Block Quote  
32.64 Clean Up Your Spacing (Internet Style)  
32.65 Spell Check Your Paper  
32.66 Make Sure Your Font is Consistent  
32.67 Proofread Your Paper  
32.68 Put Your Essay into Your Portfolio  
32.69 Congratulations!  

Unit 0 Basic Skills 10 Points
20.01 Vocab (Group 10)  
20.02 Vocab Review (Groups 1–10)  
  Vocab for Song out of Midian (6)  
  Reading Practice (6)  
  Find the Base Clause (5)  
  Here / Hear  

Unit 0 Basic Skills 11 Points
22.01 Group 11  
22.02 Review: Groups 1–11  
  Vocab for Song out of Midian (7)  
  Reading Practice (7)  
  Find the Base Clause (6)  
  Have / of / 've  

Unit 0 Grammar 6: Hybrid Sentences Points
37.01 Introduction  
37.02 Compound What?  
37.03 Compound Predicates  
37.04 Implied Subjects (1)  
37.05 Implied Subjects (2)  
37.06 Hybrid Sentences (1)  
37.07 Hybrid Sentences (2)  
37.08 Hybrid Sentences (3)  
37.09 Simple, Compound, or Hybrid?  
37.10 Punctuating Compounds and Hybrids (Unfinished — Skip for now)  
37.11 Hybrid to Compound  
37.12 Compound to Hybrid  
37.13 Write 5 Hybrid Sentences  

Unit 0 Narrative Tense and POV Points
35.01 Introduction  
  Narrative Tense  
35.02 Narrative Tense (1)  
35.03 Narrative Tense (2)  
35.04 Present to Past  
35.05 Past to Present  
  Point of View  
35.06 Viewpoint  
35.07 Point of View (1)  
35.08 Point of View (2)  
35.09 3rd Person Variations  
35.10 Objective Viewpoint  
35.11 1st Person Narratives  
35.12 Omniscient Viewpoint  
35.13 Objective, Limited, or Omniscient?  
35.14 Point of View (Review)  
35.15 I Am a Vampire  
35.16 You See a Ghost  
35.17 She was an Egyptian Priestess  
  Optional Review Quizzes
(for More Practice and Easy Points)
 
35.18 Review Quiz #1  
35.19 Review Quiz #2  
35.20 Review Quiz #3  
35.21 Review Quiz #4  
35.22 Review Quiz #5  

Unit 0 Basic Skills 12 Points
24.01 Group 12  
24.02 Review: Groups 1–12  
  Vocab for Song out of Midian (8)  
  Reading Practice (8)  
  Find the Base Clause (7)  
  Basic Writing Skills (01)  

Unit 0 Basic Skills 13 Points
26.01 Group 13  
26.02 Review: Groups 1–13  
  Vocab for Song out of Midian (9)  
  Reading Practice (9)  
  Find the Base Clause (8)  
  Basic Writing Skills (02)  

Unit 0 Creative Writing Points
36.01 Introduction  
  Show, Don't Tell  
36.02 Show, Don't Tell (1)  
36.03 Show, Don't Tell (2)  
  Describing Places  
36.04 A Cat Hides Under the Bed  
36.05 Tortoise Shell Gleamed from Couches  
36.06 On the Table Is a Coffee Cup  
36.07 I Love My Room  
  Describing People  
36.08 Physical Features  
36.09 Clothes Make the Man  
36.10 Grand Entrance  
36.11 Revealing Character through Action  
36.12 Revealing Character through Setting  

Unit 0 Basic Skills 14 Points
29.01 Group 14  
29.02 Review: Groups 1–14  
  Vocab for Song out of Midian (10)  
  Reading Practice (10)  
  Find the Base Clause (9)  
  Basic Writing Skills (03)  

Unit 0 Advanced Writing Skills Points
30.01 Introduction  
30.02 Writing Styles in Fiction  
30.03 Never Use 10 Words When Five Will Do  
30.04 Omit Needless Words  
30.05 Paradigm Shift  
30.06 Essays Should Be Concise  
30.07 Place Emphatic Words at the End (Original Text)  
30.08 Place Emphatic Words at the End (Simple Version)  
30.09 Advanced Sentence Pattern (A)  
30.10 Advanced Sentence Pattern (B)  
30.11 Parallel Construction (Original Text)  
30.12 Parallel Construction (Simple Version)  
30.13 Revise, Revise, Revise!  
30.14 Oscar Wilde  
30.15 Introduction  
30.16 Paradigm Shift  
30.17 Active Voice vs. Passive Voice (Quiz under Literature) but no lesson  
30.18 If I were a woman . . .  
30.19 I would . . .  
30.20 Loose Sentences  
30.21 Paragraphing  
30.22 Parallel Construction  
30.23 I had "had" tense  
30.24 Periodic Sentences  
30.25 Omit Needless Words  
30.26 Place Emphatic Words at the End  
30.27 Pay Attention to the Rhythm I remember that I am an awesome person. I remember that I am officially awesome.  
30.28 The kids were noisy; the dogs, silent.  
30.29
  • phrases placed between the subject and the predicate.
  • subordinate clauses placed between the subject and the predicate.
 

Unit 0 Basic Skills 15 Points
31.01 Group 15  
31.02 Review: Groups 1–15  
  Vocab for Song out of Midian (11)  
  Find the Base Clause (10)  
  Basis Writing Skills (04)  

Unit 0 Grammar 8: Compound-Complex Sentences Points
  Compound-Complex Sentences  
45.01 Compound-Complex Sentences  
45.02 5 Types of Sentences  
  Sentence Patterns (Final Review)  
45.03 Sentence Patterns 1–5 (The Whole Enchilada)  

Unit 0 Narrative Writing Points
44.01 Introduction  
  Warming Up  
44.02 Basic Terms  
44.03 Your Story Idea  
44.04 Genre  
44.05 Conflict  
44.06 Antagonists  
44.07 Characters: Static vs. Dynamic  
44.08 Theme  
  The Six Story Elements  
44.09 Six Story Elements  
44.10 Character  
44.11 Situation  
44.12 Objective  
44.13 Opponent  
44.14 Disaster  
44.15 Story Question  
  Cover Blurb  
44.16 Cover Blurb  
  Story Spine  
44.17 Story Spine  
44.18 Story Spine Examples  
44.19 Your Story Spine Outline  
  Write a Dramatic Dialogue  
44.20 Adding Conflict to Your Dialogues  
  Beginning  
44.21 Start at the Beginning  
44.22 Establish the Narrative Tense and POV  
44.23 Establish the Setting  
44.24 Describe Your Hero's Character  
44.25 The Precipitating Event  
  Middle  
44.26 Rising Action (1)  
44.27 Rising Action (2)  
  End  
44.28 Satisfying Endings  
44.29 Shoe-Shine Boy  
44.30 Deus Ex Machina  
44.31 Tragic Endings  
44.32 Moral Choice (1)  
44.33 Moral Choice (2)  
44.34 Getting What You Really Wanted  
  Final Touches  
44.35 Adding Figurative Language  
  Ready, Set, Go!  
44.36 Ready, Set, Go!  

Unit 0 Basic Skills 16 Points
34.1 Group 16  
34.2 Review: Groups 1–16  
  Vocab for Song out of Midian (12)  
  Basic Writing Skills (05)  

Unit 0 Basic Skills 17 Points
38.01 Group 17  
38.02 Review: Groups 1–17  
  Vocab for Song out of Midian (13)  
  Basic Writing Skills (06)  

Unit 0 Literary Terms Points
42.01 Introduction  
42.02 Figurative Language  
42.03 Figurative Language Techniques  
42.04 Analogies: Similes and Metaphors  
42.04 Hyperbole and Understatement  
42.05 Personification  
42.06 Figurative Language in Poetry  
42.07 Allusions  
42.08 Exposition  
42.09 Oxymorons  
42.10 Idioms  
42.11 The Proof is in the Pudding  

Unit 0 Basic Skills 18 Points
43.01 Group 18  
43.02 Review: Groups 1–18  
  Vocab for Song out of Midian (14)  
  Basic Writing Skills (07)  

Unit 0 Basic Skills 19 Points
46.01 Group 19  
46.02 Review: Groups 1–19  
  Vocab for Song out of Midian (15)  
  Basic Writing Skills (08)  

Unit 0 Poetic Devices Points
48.01 Introduction  
48.02 Rhyme Scheme  
48.03 Alliteration  
48.04 consonance  
48.05 assonance  
48.06 repetition  
48.07 rhythm  
48.08 enjambment  
     

Unit 0 Basic Skills 20 Points
49.01 Group 20  
49.02 Review: Groups 1–20  
  Vocab for Song out of Midian (16)  
  Basic Writing Skills (09)  

Unit 0 Basic Skills 21 Points
52.01 Group 21  
52.02 Review: Groups 1–21  
  Vocab for Song out of Midian (17)  
  Basic Writing Skills (10)  

Unit 0 Basic Skills 22 Points
55.01 Group 22  
55.02 Review: Groups 1–22  
  Vocab for Song out of Midian (18)  
  Basic Writing Skills (11)  

Unit 0 Current Events Report Points
57.01 Introduction  
57.02 Basic Terms  
57.03 Five W's and One H  
57.04 Inverted Pyramid  
57.05 Format  
57.06 Condors Fly without Flapping Their Wings  
57.08 Sample Current Events Report  
57.09 Avoiding Plagiarism (Not Finished — Please Skip for now)  
57.10 Get Started!  

Unit 0 Basic Skills 23 Points
58.01 Group 23  
58.02 Review: Groups 1–23  
  Vocab for Song out of Midian (19)  

Unit 0 Book Reviews Points
59.01 Introduction  
59.02 Basic Terms  
59.03 What Is a Book Review?  
59.04 Expectations  
59.05 Format  
59.06 Sample Book Review: Sword Woman  
59.07 Get Started!  

Unit 0 Basic Skills 24 Points
61.01 Group 24  
61.02 Review: Groups 1–24  
  Vocab for Song out of Midian (20)  

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