Thursday, 16 October 2014

Welcome to Al Dhafra Grade 6 Blog!



Adding prefixes:
A prefix is a group of letters placed at the start of a word.
dis-
disconnect     disadvantage        disagree
disappear       disapprove            disable
mis-
misbehave      mistake      misunderstand
un-
unhappy         uncertain      ungrateful
re-
recycle            rewrite          reread
in-
incorrect        inhuman        insane
im-
impossible     immature      immoral


How the prefix can change the meaning of a word
disadvantage        
not an advantage
unavailable
not available
mistake
not correct
unhappy
not happy
insane
not sane
immature     
not mature     

Helen Keller

Click on the links to practice online quizzes and games:
Click here for Prefixes Part 1 Quiz

Click here for Prefixes (Re- Dis- ) Quiz

Click here for 'Sentence or Fragment Practice Worksheet'

Modal Verbs
Click here to play an online 'Modal Verbs Game'

Click here to learn more about Modal Verbs


Click here to practice Modal Verbs of Ability

Click here to practice Modal Verbs of Obligation

Click here to practice 'Can't' or 'Must' Modal Verbs




Timer


Starter(s)

Discuss this!


Daily Proofreading
Rewrite this sentence correctly:

Me and my friend went for shopping


Spelling Bee Practice 1


Spelling Bee Game 2

Saturday, 11 October 2014

Al Dhafra 6 English Blog - 12 Oct 2014



Timer

Starter(s)

Discuss this!


Daily Proofreading
Rewrite this sentence correctly:

Me and my friend went for shopping


Spelling Bee Practice 1


Spelling Bee Game 2

Monday, 6 October 2014

Al Dhafra Grade 6 English Blog

Happy Eid!


Timer

Starter(s)

Al Ain City

Why do authors write? 



Which place is it?



Look at this picture and write four types of sentences (statement / command /question / exclamation)

What do these pictures tell you?








Daily Proofreading
Rewrite this paragraph correctly:

In friday, abdulla went over to mohammeds 

house to play basketball. they played a gaim of 

one-on-one. abdulla made six baskets, bute 

mohammed made eight mohammed was the 

winner. After the game, both boys whent in 

side to have some snack’s and watch television.


Sunday, 28 September 2014

Traits of Writing - Types of Sentences jeopardy!


Happy Eid!





Timer

Starter(s)
Look at this image. Can you quickly make a story about it with your partner or group?

Look at this picture and write four types of sentences (statement / command /question / exclamation)
What does this picture tell you? Write one or two sentences about it.
What does this picture tell you? Write one or two sentences about it.

Daily Proofreading
Rewrite this sentence correctly:

pleaze finish you’re homework


Play 'Types of Sentences' Jeopardy


Spelling Bee Practice 1


Spelling Bee Game 2

Saturday, 20 September 2014

Literature Circles! Suffix Games!



Click here for the Online Timer

Daily Proofreading
Rewrite this sentence correctly:

 wow this is a great cat


Fun Time!

Suffixes
Click here to play a Suffix Game!

Click here for another Suffix Game!

Grace Darling

What are Literature Circles?


Summarizing!


atinon
PRECISE TIMEMONTHS, YEARS, CENTURIES and LONG PERIODSDAYS and DATES
at 3 o'clockin Mayon Sunday
at 10.30amin summeron Tuesdays
at noonin the summeron 6 March
at dinnertimein 1990on 25 December 2010
at bedtimein the 1990son Eid ul Fitr
at sunrisein the next centuryon UAE National Day
at sunsetin the Ice Ageon my birthday
at the momentin the past/futureon Sports Day

Saturday, 13 September 2014

Fiction v/s Nonfiction and Intro to Biography and Autobiography Unit



 Prefixes 

Click here to play Prefixes Jeopardy!


PREFIXES PRACTICE


Discuss this picture with your partner. Write any 3 things that come to your mind about it: 


Want to learn more about her? 

 Fiction v/s NonFiction

Which one is Fiction?
 

Quiz-Quiz-Trade-Trade




Walt Disney - A biography

Tuesday, 2 September 2014

Welcome Back to School!



How safe are you?

Power of Teamwork!



How Intelligent Are You?