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EVENTS

The new date for the next Family Fun Science Night will be Tuesday March 21 (6:30-7:30)

Try to save/collect possible insulation materials for their cooler design challenge when we come back

Yearbooks are to be preordered by Friday 2/24/2017.  Forms are available from team teachers or the office.  The cost of this year's yearbook is $20. 

Yesterday, 8th grader Ailla C. was recognized as this year’s NH Doodle 4 Google contest winner! Help Ailla win a $30k scholarship and $50k for ORMS technology!! You can vote ONCE A DAY, every day until March 6th.
Vote here in the grades 8-9 category, her doodle is called “Earthian’s Future”: https://doodles.google.com/d4g/vote.html


Due to a scheduled meeting teachers will NOT be available after school on Monday March 6th which is the Monday after February break. 

Ms. Mathison will not be available for extra help on Tuesday after school but she will be available on Thursday March 9th. 

HOMEWORK

Math:  Last week's assessment was returned on Monday 2/20.  Many students have corrections and/or reassessment tickets to be completed.  Reassessment of the competency is scheduled for Friday, March 9.  


IXL extra practice link:  https://www.ixl.com/signin/oysterriver  Students may see Mrs. Lachance for their usernames and passwords if they do not have one.  
Grade 6 math grading guidelines and competencies can be found under "Resources and Favorite Links"

Language Arts: 

Class: Drafting persuasive writing.

Homework: Bring independent reading book tomorrow.

The students worked very hard on their book trailers! Here is a document with all the links to the videos :)

Next Notebook Due Dates:
LA 1: Mon. 3/6
LA 2: Tues. 3/7
LA 3: Wed. 3/8 
LA 4: Thurs. 3/9


Science:
Everest Summit


HW:  
Think about design for cooler for Sapporo Ice challenge. Try to save/collect possible insulation materials around the house for your cooler design challenge when we come back



Social Studies:
Class: We played a simulation game about global trading
Homework: Enjoy the vacation and be safe. 


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Email addresses for the daily Equinox Update- Everyday we send out homework and upcoming information in our "Equinox Update". Although this will not start for a couple of weeks, if you would like to be included please click here- EQUINOX UPDATE EMAIL REQUEST.
If you have any issues please feel free to email Susan Mathison at smathison@orcsd.org

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Mrs. Lachance- Math
Ms. Geltz- Language Arts
Ms. Bissell- Science
Ms. Mathison- Social Studies
Mrs. McCarthy- Learning Specialist




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