Announcements & Homework

Summer Reading List

posted Jun 29, 2015, 10:32 AM by Katherine Detrick

Supplies List for the 2015-2016 School Year

posted Jun 24, 2015, 12:23 PM by Katherine Detrick   [ updated Jun 24, 2015, 12:26 PM ]

6th Grade Supply List 2015-2016

Lisha Kill Middle School Agenda~
 The PTA supplies an agenda to each student on the first day of school. Should your child lose
the agenda, the cost to replace it is $5 at the school store.

General Supplies (For all classes--- previous year supplies may be used) Keep in mind that THESE
ITEMS WILL NEED TO BE REPLENISHED AS NECESSARY THROUGHOUT THE YEAR
Post- it- notes (3x3) ---2 packs
Loose-leaf paper---2 packs
2 boxes of tissues
2 pack of #2 pencils
1 pack of blue/black pens
3 ring soft pencil case w/zipper (cloth preferred)
2 pack of glue sticks
1 pair of scissors
Self-contained pencil sharpener (mechanical)
3x5 index cards---2 packs
1 HEAVY DUTY folder (that is not blue)
2 packages of reinforcements
1 pack of colored pencils
2 highlighters

Specific for Ms. Detrick's Students:

For Math Class: 
1 RED 2 inch binder
1 red spiral notebook
1 package of dry erase markers (low odor preferred)
1 small dry erase board 
1 rag or dry erase eraser.
a few green "correcting" pens.

For Science Class: 
1 sturdy green folder.

For ELA: 
2 composition notebooks
1 black folder
1 yellow folder

For Social Studies: 
1 two-inch white binder




*Please note the Color Choices for Binders and Notebooks.
.
Please be aware that rolling backpacks DO NOT fit in the lockers. 
Excessively large binders do not fit in the lockers or the student desks. 

Final Exam Grades Available!

posted Jun 18, 2015, 10:25 AM by Katherine Detrick

The final exam grades of the exams that have already been administered are now available to view on your Aspen account. 

Homework Agenda for the Week of 6/15/15

posted Jun 12, 2015, 9:44 AM by Katherine Detrick   [ updated Jun 16, 2015, 7:30 AM ]

604 Homework for the Week

  Monday

6/15/15

Day 2

 Tuesday

6/16/15

Day 3

 Wednesday

6/17/15

Day (11:00 dismissal)

 Thursday

6/18/15

Day  (11:00 dismissal)

 Friday

6/19/15

 Day  (11:00 dismissal)

ELA

Reading

604

Put your (blue) Summer reading packet in a location that you can find it over the summer. WORK on it! 
Summer Reading Task Link
Summer Reading Book List

 

Final Exam TODAY

Writing

604

Final draft of Magazine Project book due NOW

 Math

604

 

(Use “on-line tutor” on class site for help)

Final Exam Review Final Exam Review

Final Exam Review

Visit the final exam review page. Watch the videos as a review for the exam!

 

Final exams count as 15% of your final grade!

Math Final Exam Extended Response Review Tutorials:

WATCH ALL OF THEM!!

http://screencast.com/t/mPfwbVpILe (Trapezoid Question)

 http://screencast.com/t/kFipHITyKY1  Final Exam Extended Response Trapezoid Question

http://screencast.com/t/Dj7CXuxPIN  (Rug Question)

http://screencast.com/t/bO06XdfEplu  Final Exam Extended Response Rug Question

http://screencast.com/t/7OWxg25I  (Mean Median Mode Question)

http://screencast.com/t/2qBCO5Ab (Percent Question)

http://screencast.com/t/zbNWGhVNeUe (Pet Store/Hourly Rate Question)

http://screencast.com/t/S9m70gr3Gy (LCM Time Question)

Final Exam TODAY

 Science

603 & 604

Human Body Review  USE THIS TO PREPARE FOR THE FINAL EXAM 
http://www.quia.com/quiz/3732083.html

HB Packet due TODAY after class! (You will get it back on Tuesday to use a s a study tool.)

Human Body Review Jeopardy Game 

(You are urged to use this game to help you study!)

Another review packet was added 6/15 for those interested.

Final Exam TODAY

 

 Social Studies

603 & 604

Jeopardy Game to Study for Soc. Studies Final Exam

Study for Social Studies Final on Monday

 Other Things to Remember

Qtr. 4 ENDS on 6/16

Locker clean out today. Bring extra bags to haul your stuff home.

No more BOOK BAGS after today! (No lockers either!)

11:00 dismissal begins today

Use the FSM attachment below to see what grade is necessary for you to achieve on the final exam to get a desired grade. (Open your Aspen account also!)

Last Day of School for 6th Grade 6/22

Report Cards mailed home 6/30/14

Homework for the Week of 6/8/15

posted Jun 4, 2015, 3:08 PM by Katherine Detrick   [ updated Jun 11, 2015, 1:58 PM ]

604 Homework for the Week

  Monday

6/8/15

Day 3

 Tuesday

6/9/15

Day 4

 Wednesday

6/10/15

Day 5

 Thursday

6/11/15

Day 6

 Friday

6/12/15

 Day 1 FIELD DAY

ELA

Reading

604

ELA: Recognizing Context Clue Types
http://www.quia.com/quiz/1175050.html

Due 6/10

 

The Road Not taken due 6/11 ELA: Free Verse Novels: Hate that Cat
http://www.quia.com/quiz/5364801.html

FIELD DAY

Writing

604

Final draft of Magazine Project book due 6/15

FIELD DAY

 Math

604

 

(Use “on-line tutor” on class site for help)

Final Exam Review B

# 26-43

(Correct any that you got wrong from # 1-25)

Practice Test 11

Chapter 11 Practice Test Help Videos

http://screencast.com/t/pXOvQXiPkOm  Practice Test 11 # 2

http://screencast.com/t/fEMNvECfYia Practice Test 11 # 5

http://screencast.com/t/yx6HdTtGaz  Practice Test 11 # 10

http://screencast.com/t/VtLZneic1Tr  Practice Test 11 # 17

http://screencast.com/t/AOpo92dwHBTJ  Practice Test 11 # 22

Test on Chapter 11 TODAY

Finish Final Exam Review A

 http://screencast.com/t/h5WvAW9hQTR  FER A # 2

http://screencast.com/t/uS3ewc97Xx FER A # 4

http://screencast.com/t/GP0ZUx5pGvsx FER A # 8

http://screencast.com/t/ajCSUSonS FER A # 11

http://screencast.com/t/vW6nzZ2Ttm58 FER A # 13

http://screencast.com/t/WE0w4W5j FER A # 16

http://screencast.com/t/wXbW6imDnaz FER A # 17

Revised: Due to the class working so hard periods 4-5 to prepare for the final exam, there was no packet assigned. 

Students should review the web site below: (Watch the videos)

Final Exam Review

FIELD DAY

 Science

603 & 604

Science: 6D “Fighting Disease”

http://www.quia.com/quiz/784356.html

Do on-line for HW Due 6/10

603 Get “student average breakdown” sheet signed.

Human Body Review Jeopardy Game 

 Human Body Review  USE THIS TO PREPARE FOR THE FINAL EXAM 
http://www.quia.com/quiz/3732083.html

The scores from the above test will be entered into Aspen on 6/15. Take the test as many times as needed to achieve the desired grade. (IT is OPEN NOTEBOOK) . After submitting your on-line test, review the answers provided on line. Use that resource to help you fill in the review packet which will be collected after Science class on Monday. This will count for another grade! (You will get this back to use as a study tool to prepare for the final exam.) Continue to use these links to STUDY for the final exam! 

FIELD DAY

 Social Studies

603 & 604

TBA (To be Announced)

http://www.quia.com/cb/77943.html  (Suggested Study Tool for Final Exam )

FIELD DAY

 Other Things to Remember

Qtr. 4 ENDS on 6/15

Bring: Water bottle, “water” shoes, a change of dry clothes, and a towel for tomorrow.(Consider sun glasses, a visor, sun screen)

Bring in $2 for our pizza order. 

Bring in $2 if you wish to visit the ice-cream truck on Friday. 

FIELD DAY

Homework for the Week of 6/1/15

posted May 28, 2015, 1:02 PM by Katherine Detrick   [ updated Jun 8, 2015, 7:27 AM ]

604 Homework for the Week

  Monday

6/1/15

Day 4

 

 Tuesday

6/2/15

Day 5

 Wednesday

6/3/15

Day 6

 Thursday

6/4/15

Day 1

 Friday

6/5/15

 Day 2

ELA

Reading

604

Free Verse Novel booklet due 6/10

 

ELA: Prefix and Suffix Families
http://www.quia.com/quiz/1174948.html

Do this by 6/5

Writing

604

Final draft of Poetry book due 6/5

Magazine Project due 6/15

 Math

604

 

(Use “on-line tutor” on class site for help)

Practice Test 13

http://screencast.com/t/CfUV80IGJo  # 5

http://screencast.com/t/bwmPJBL1  # 10

http://screencast.com/t/d6vWcXHiqoZR   # 12

http://screencast.com/t/7hQAUggF0cJ   # 20

 http://screencast.com/t/hrnOkDlEX  # 23

Packet “Summative Assessment for Domains 1-5”  Questions 1-25 due 6/3

Chapter 13 Test TODAY

 Packet “Summative Assessment for Domains 1-5”  Questions 26-52 due 6/4

http://screencast.com/t/k8cXupclnXlI

# 1

 http://screencast.com/t/Rtsrzp2w9BQr

#3

 http://screencast.com/t/62LzQTeGpj

#5

 http://screencast.com/t/6ju2F3o5WVEl

#7

http://screencast.com/t/jeCzduoE

#11

 http://screencast.com/t/cQ4dlbWiM

#12

http://screencast.com/t/w8kEQsQV0h

#18

http://screencast.com/t/LAcFNOZDu

#22 (Area of Composite Figures)

 http://screencast.com/t/yzyVzkfvT

#24

http://screencast.com/t/GWy7Irq4

#30

 http://screencast.com/t/mvFJWX7sSre

#35

 http://screencast.com/t/g5cWgVzPp

#46

Standards Practice Book P219-P220 Chapter 11 Extra Practice

 http://screencast.com/t/i6eoHU3zX7Z  # 11 Chapter 11 Extra Practice

http://screencast.com/t/SQidUgsVqgsN  # 16 Chapter 11 Extra Practice         

Final Exam Review B Questions 1-25


Chapter 12-13 Data and Statistics

Log on to Castle to complete this if your math average is below a 70%. 

Student username:  7-digit school ID # followed by sc     
ex. 0245613sc (zeros must be placed at beginning if ID has less than seven digits)
Student password:  7-digit school ID#                                     
ex. 0245613 (Use zeros if necessary)

 Science

603 & 604

Science: Fetal Pig Dissection TEST (to occur in class) This time, no NOTES or other resources will be permitted.

http://www.quia.com/quiz/1040074.html

W.S. 6.1 due 6/4

W.S. 6.2 due 6/8

 

 W.S. 6.2 due 6/8

Science: Human Body Review (Book D)

http://www.quia.com/quiz/3732083.html

Begin reviewing for the exam (Review packet attached below) 

 Social Studies

603 & 604

TBA

 

 

 

 Finish responses

 Other Things to Remember

Agenda for the Week of 5/26/15

posted May 20, 2015, 9:41 AM by Katherine Detrick   [ updated May 27, 2015, 9:12 AM ]

604 Homework for the Week

  Monday

5/25/15

Day (No School )

 

 Tuesday

5/26/25

Day 6

 Wednesday

5/27/15

Day 1

 Thursday

5/28/15

Day 2

 Friday

5/29/15

 Day 3

ELA

Reading

604

No School

 Reading WS “New Addition” due 5/28

ELA: "Poetry Matters" by Ralph Fletcher
http://www.quia.com/quiz/3692790.html

Complete this by 5/28

Alliteration Packet due 5/27

A Bird Came Down due 5/27

 

Analogies - Action - 1
http://www.quia.com/quiz/5343337.html

 

 

 

Writing

604

No School

Work on Poetry Book:

Narrative Poem due 5/29

Poetry Resources  

Video: Writing Narrative Poetry (How To) 12:25

Video: Examples of Narrative Poetry (1:09)

Dramatic recital of the poem "Casey at the Bat" by Mike Bianchi

Video: Television by Roald Dahl - Narrative Poetry Reading

Video: The Spider And The Fly by Mary Howitt - Poetry Reading 3:41

Video: Teachers' Day - A Poem By Sreejoni Nag 1:10

 Math

604

 

(Use “on-line tutor” on class site for help)

No School

Standards Practice Workbook  p257

13.8 Problem Solving 

Misleading Statistics

 WS L33 Measures of Variability

http://screencast.com/t/HCSYMIXpbrY

L33 # 9 (Interquartile Range)

http://screencast.com/t/62LzQTeGpj

#5 Interquartile Range

WS L35  Choose the Best Measure


WS L36 Box Plots

Chapter 13 Test on Tuesday

 Science

603 & 604

No School

Fetal Pig Dissection 5/28

604 per 8-9

603 per 5-6 (or 4-5)

Video Quizzes: (Be prepared)

Fetal Pig Dissection Test -- Part 1 External Structures

Fetal Pig Dissection Test -- Part 2 Thoracic Structures

Fetal Pig Dissection Test -- Part 3 Abdominal Structures

Fetal Pig Dissection Test -- Part 4 Urogenital Structures

 Science: Fetal Pig Dissection TEST (Due  5/29)

http://www.quia.com/quiz/1040074.html

 Social Studies

603 & 604

No School

TBA

 

 

 

 Other Things to Remember

No School

Interim Reports mailed home

Raiderfest 5/30

Homework Agenda for the Week of 5/18/15

posted May 15, 2015, 9:33 AM by Katherine Detrick   [ updated May 20, 2015, 10:29 AM ]

604 Homework for the Week

  Monday

5/18/15

Day 2

 Tuesday

5/19/15

Day 3

 Wednesday

5/20/15

Day 4

 Thursday

5/21/15

Day 5

 Friday

5/22/15

 No School

ELA

Reading

604

Reading Packet Casey at Bat : due 5/21

ELA: "Poetry Matters" by Ralph Fletcher
http://www.quia.com/quiz/3692790.html Complete this by 5/28

 Join Google Classroom

 ELA: "Al Capone Does My Shirts" Comprehension Questions"

http://www.quia.com/quiz/940350.html

Reading Packet Casey at Bat : due 5/21

 Turn in Al Capone packet (Completed)

ELA: "Poetry Matters" by Ralph Fletcher
http://www.quia.com/quiz/3692790.html Complete this by 5/28


Analogies - Action - 1
http://www.quia.com/quiz/5343337.html

No School

Writing

604

Work on Poetry Book:

  • Cinquain
  • Haiku

Magazine Project: Revise

 

Memoir: Revise

No School

 Math

604

 

(Use “on-line tutor” on class site for help)

You need a calculator for the rest of the school year.

Standards Practice Workbook  p249

13.4 Measures of Variability

(Quiz 5/19)

Standards Practice Workbook  p251

13.5 Choose Appropriate Measures of Center and Variability

Standards Practice Workbook  p253

13.6 Apply Measures of Center and Variability

Standards Practice Workbook  p255

13.7 Describe Distributions

No School

 

 Science

604 & 605

Science: Fetal Pig Dissection

http://www.quia.com/quiz/1040074.html

Complete this by 5/29 (Except Dissection Table leaders-You must do this before the dissection)

Sites to visit as we prepare for the dissection: 

Identify Structure Flash Cards (Fetal Pig)

 

Fetal Pig (More practice identifying anatomy)

 

Scatter Game 

Fetal Pig Anatomy: Click for Label 

http://www.whitman.edu/academics/courses-of-study/biology/virtual-pig


Virtual Dissection 2

Video of actual Fetal Dissection 1

Dissection part 2

Dissection Part 3

Video: fetal pig reproductive and urinary organs

Fetal Pig Organ Identification - Kidney

Fetal Pig Dissection: 5.1 Ventral View of Urogenital System of a Male

Fetal Pig Dissection Next Week 5/28

604 (per 8-9)

603 (per 5-6)

Fetal Pig Dissection Test -- Part 1 External Structures

Fetal Pig Dissection Test -- Part 2 Thoracic Structures

Fetal Pig Dissection Test -- Part 3 Abdominal Structures

Fetal Pig Dissection Test -- Part 4 Urogenital Structures


 No School

 Social Studies

604 & 605

 

 

 

 

No School

 Other Things to Remember

Interim period ended 5/15

Concert TONIGHT

District Budget Vote

Interims mailed home

Interim Period Ends 5/15/15

posted May 13, 2015, 9:28 AM by Katherine Detrick   [ updated May 14, 2015, 5:11 AM ]

Interim Period Ends 5/15/15. Check your Aspen account! 

Homework Agenda for the Week of 5/11/15

posted May 8, 2015, 1:02 PM by Katherine Detrick   [ updated May 15, 2015, 7:34 AM ]

604 Homework for the Week

  Monday

5/11/15

Day 3

(Field Trip TODAY)

 Tuesday

5/12/15

Day 4

 Wednesday

5/13/15

Day 5

 Thursday

5/14/15

Day 6

 Friday

5/15/15

Day 1

ELA

Reading

604

 “My Reflection” packet due 5/18

Link to Join Google Classroom

code gcn3d3

On-line Poetry Quiz due 5/19

Poetry Quiz
http://www.quia.com/quiz/1866962.html

Writing

604

 

 Memoir draft  due 5/14

Memoir draft  due 5/14

Work on Poetry Book:

How to Write a Limerick: Video


Limerick Song

Sample Limericks (Video)

Limerick, Free Verse

 Math

604

 

(Use “on-line tutor” on class site for help)

You need a calculator for the rest of the school year.

L34 Dot Plots

Practice Test 12

Test on Chapter 12  5/14

Practice Test 12 # 9 help Dot plots

# 14 PT 12 

Practice Test 12 # 17

Statistical Questions Help 

Statistical Questions Help 2

 

Standards Practice Workbook

13.2 Box Plots P245

http://learnzillion.com/lessons/3792-construct-a-box-plot.


(Revised due to test 12) 

Standards Practice Workbook  p247

13.3 Mean Absolute Deviation 

http://screencast.com/t/guHaXpejCE

L33 # 1-4 (Quartiles, Median,  Mean Absolute Deviation)

 http://screencast.com/t/u4jC8ptHmMb  # 50 Mean Absolute Deviation 

http://screencast.com/t/UgvHurPnYr29

13.3 Mean Absolute Deviation #2 P247

http://screencast.com/t/AKA7RnRo

13.3 Mean Absolute Deviation #4 P247

 

http://learnzillion.com/lessons/536-describe-the-distribution-of-data-using-the-mean-absolute-deviation

more help


 Science

604 & 605

 

603 Buzz Off due 5/13

Turn in Fetal Pig WS C & D 

 

 Social Studies

604 & 605

 

 

 

 

 

 Other Things to Remember

You need a bagged lunch for today. Arrive at school no later than 7:45am.

 Interim Period ends TODAY

Concert on MONDAY.

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