Sixth Grade Portfolios

Students were tasked with a Google Site (user friendly website), creating a logo for their site, adding pages or subpages, adding content, and adding their logo and link to the our portfolio site.

Here is the link: Still Core Sixth Grade Portfolios

Information and videos on how to each step can still be found in our History Google Classroom.

Core January 2021
Core Last four weeks of 2nd Quarter

Welcome to my Core Website. Sixth Grade Core is a humanities block consisting of three subject areas: Social Studies, English, and Reading. I consistently teach English 1/5 periods, Reading 2/6 periods, and Social Studies 4/8 periods, but every so often I switch things up.

DL Schedule

Essential Workers "Thank You" Poem

It was initially two couplets, but then the last line made it a AABBA rhyme scheme and I don't know if that has a specific name type. I am not a poet, nor do I aspire to be one. I just thoroughly enjoy writing and sharing my attempts at poetry.

Assignment Tracker

Assignment Tracker for Core

"Stay Safe!" and

"See you soon!"

For National Poetry Month and reflecting on this unprecedented time:


All students are expected to read a minimum of 30 minutes every night and complete independent reading activities.


  • 10% of what we read

  • 20% of what we hear

  • 30% of what we see

  • 50% of what we see and hear

  • 70% of what we discuss with others

  • 80% of what we personally experience

  • 95% of what we teach others

- Edgar Dale