Mrs. Janowski 6th and 7th Language ArtsRoom 255Phone 943-5000 ext. 6447Email: email@example.comMy Education & Teaching Background:Bachelors of Art and Science - Concordia University,Lifetime Interdisciplinary Teaching Certificate, 1st-8th gradesSumma Cum Laude, (1996)This is my 20th year teaching at Tippit Middle School! I have taught World History/Cultures for 16 years, Texas History for 2 years, Art for 2 years, and Language Arts for 2 years.(teaching multiple subject for 2 years). I am certified to teach all subjects in elementary and middle school as well as Social Studies in any grade level.I have a Specialization in Reading and a love of reading which came from a grandmother who taught Classical Literature at Ray High School in Corpus Christi, Texas. An inspiration to me, she read an entire wall of books in the Corpus Christi Public Library by the time I learned to read. I have been married 30 years and have two daughters, Chloe and Jenny. I also have a really bad dog named Tucker and a really fat cat named Farkus.Schedule:1st - 7th Grade PreAP Language Arts2nd - Planning Period3rd - Advisory (7th Grade)4th - Lunch5th - 6th Grade Language Arts6th - 7th Grade PreAP Language Arts7th - 6th Grade Language Arts8th - Conference Period9th - 6th Language ArtsClass/Course Information:
6th Grade English/Language ArtsIn sixth grade, students will engage in activities that build on their prior knowledge and skills in order to strengthen their reading, writing, and oral language skills. Students should read and write on a daily basis. These are the parts of our class this year:
Reading, where students read and understand a wide variety of literary and informational texts.
Writing, where students compose a variety of written texts with a clear controlling idea, coherent organization, and sufficient detail. Research, where students are expected to know how to locate a range of relevant sources and evaluate, synthesize, and present ideas and information.
Listening and Speaking, where students listen and respond to the ideas of others while contributing their own ideas in conversations and in groups.
Oral and Written Conventions, where students learn how to use the oral and written conventions of the English language in speaking and writing.7th Grade English/Language Arts
Last Modified on August 16, 2016