6th Grade AVID Leadership

The primary focus of this course is to prepare students for college and career readiness by providing practice with the skills needed for academic success.  Students will receive instruction around the following goals:

  • Organization

  • Goal Setting and Mindset

  • Academic success strategies (WICOR)

  • Career Exploration

  • College Exploration

  • Leadership  


In this course, students participate in activities utilizing various strategies focused on writing, inquiry, collaboration, organization and reading (WICOR) to support their academic growth. Team building and motivational activities will also be embedded throughout the semester to help students develop self-confidence and communication skills. Students will develop awareness of the values accompanying academic goals and success. Students will meet every other day during the first semester of the school year.