Our sixth graders are part of our middle school. They follow an 8 hour day with a 30 minute lunch period. They have one recess each day following their lunch. Their day will also include a breakfast break in the morning as well as an intervention/enrichment (I/E) period. Students will rotate through their classes during the day and will be responsible for learning their class schedule. Students will have a locker to keep their backpacks, jackets and materials in. They will also have a locker for physical education and will need to learn the combinations for both of these lockers.
It's very important that each student has and uses a system of organization that works well for them. There is no "one-size-fits-all" organizational system. Some tips that have proven successful for students in the past are: