Classroom News- May-June 2016

Important Dates and Information
Tuesday May 10th-Spring Concert
May 18th-Early Release
Thursday June 9th Exhibition Night
Friday June 10th Middle School Step Up Day 1pm-2pm 
Monday June 13th- 6th grade Field Trip to Seacoast Science Center
                               6th grade Celebration 5-6:30pm
                               Parent Information night 5:15-6:15 at PMHS
June 15th-Early Release
June 16th- Field Day
June 22nd-Last Day (Early Release)

Scholastic Book Orders
Order online with class code- MKNWY

Math- We are working on Competency 6:Student is able to solve real-world mathematical problems involving area, surface area. and volume and Competency 7: Student is able to summarize, describe and display statistical data.

Science- We are preparing for our Exhibition Night, June 9th.  Students are working as wildlife biologist to study an endangered species and its ecosystem.

Language Arts-  We have been practicing writing arguments in preparation for our P.A.C.E. assessment, which will connect to a social studies topic.  We also have been consistently working on revision strategies and editing. 

Social Studies-  We just completed our study of the Roaring Twenties and are beginning to learn about the Great Depression and the New Deal.  These topics will provide the basis for our argumentative writing assessment.