Welcome to 6A!

Homework

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Students, when doing anything school related, please log in to your school account (using your school email). This will give you access to things teachers post.

*Just "going on Quizlet" to study a set that someone else created is not studying. It may be practice, but it is not studying.

Unless otherwise stated, Vocabulary Tests will be on Tuesdays (with the workbook pages due the prior Friday) and Reading Lesson Tests (open-book) will be on Fridays.

Watch where we are in Social Studies. Nearing the end of the Module indicates that a test will be scheduled soon.

Everyone should be able to see grades in Option C. *Parents, if you sign in using your own Option C log in information you get more details.

***CARES Alert – Closed Dec. 13th

There will be no CARES available on Thursday, December 13th. Please make a note of this and advise your child and their teacher how you wish them to be dismissed that day.

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Christmas Spirit Day Wednesday, Dec. 19th Students may wear Christmas themed clothing along with their regular school uniforms (Gym uniform permitted only if it is the student’s gym day)

✓Christmas Sweaters ✓Green and/or Red shirts or sweaters

✓Christmas socks, Santa hats, Christmas themed accessories

✓Christmas tops/sweaters can take the place of school blouse

and/or sweater if loose fitting and modest

*Any printed words/images must be school appropriate) Thank you.

This is an optional activity.


Week of 12/10/2018

ELA - Bring (and carry with you at all times) a novel to each class

- Vocabulary Unit 8 Test is Tuesday, 12/11

- Vocabulary Workshop Unit 9 pages due 12/14 (Test 12/18)

- "Freedom Walkers" (found in Think Central/Library/Trade Books) Re-read section 1, pages 1-22 and be sure Reader's Notebook pages 121-124 are complete.

- Essential Question due by 12/20 (see Google Classroom)

- Continue practicing all vocabulary. The list will continue to build throughout the year!

SS - We have gone online!

- Daily re-read - Review each lesson in Module 3 that we have covered in class. (12/4 Module 3, Lessons 1 & 2 have been completed)

- Be sure that you are caught up on all online assignments.

- Quiz Module 3, Lesson 4 on 12/13

- (added 12/12) Test Module 3, 12/19

- There is an Essential Question ( the one that's on the board) assignment on Google Classroom that is due 12/20.


Week of 12/3/2018 *Please bring small craft supplies for decorating gingerbread with your buddy on Friday.

ELA - Bring (and carry with you at all times) a novel to each class

- Vocabulary Unit 7 Test is Tuesday, 12/4

- Grammar Test 12/5, Conjunctions (with review)

- Reading Test, Lesson 10, 12/7.

- Vocabulary Unit 8 Test is Tuesday, 12/11

- Continue practicing all vocabulary. The list will continue to build throughout the year!

SS - We have gone online!

- Daily re-read - Review each lesson in Module 3 that we have covered in class. (12/4 Module 3, Lessons 1 & 2 have been completed)

- Be sure that you are caught up on all online assignments.

- (added 12/6) There is an Essential Question ( the one that's on the board) assignment on Google Classroom that is due 12/20. We spoke about this, and gathered information about it, when we began the Module.


Week of 11/26/2018

ELA - Bring (and carry with you at all times) a novel to each class

- Reading Test, Lesson 9, 11/30.

- Vocabulary Unit 7 Test is Tuesday, 12/4

- Grammar Test 12/5, Conjunctions (with a few review)

- Continue practicing all vocabulary. The list will continue to build throughout the year!

SS - We have gone online!

- Daily re-read. Review each lesson in Module 3 that we have covered in class.

- Be sure that you are caught up on all online assignments.

- Quiz Module 3, Lesson 1, 11/30

Have a wonderful Thanksgiving!

Week of 11/12/2018

*Chromebook user policies went home 11/6. These need to be signed and returned as soon as possible.

ELA - Bring (and carry with you at all times) a novel to each class.

- BOOK TALK DUE 11/14. Students that have been reading a book as asked should not have a problem preparing a BOOK TALK on that book by the due date. *No videos this time.

- Reading Test, Lesson 8, 11/20.

- Vocabulary Unit Review (1-6) Test is Tuesday, 11/13

- Continue practicing all vocabulary. The list will continue to build throughout the year!

SS - Study Western Europe Countries - Study capitals and countries. Assessment 11/13. You will be given a word bank from which to choose.

- Europe Facts "Quest" - 11/20

Week of 11/05/2018

*Chromebook user policies went home 11/6. These need to be signed and returned as soon as possible.

ELA - Bring (and carry with you at all times) a novel to each class.

- BOOK TALK DUE 11/14. Students that have been reading a book as asked should not have a problem preparing a BOOK TALK on that book by the due date. *No videos this time.

- Reading Test, Lesson 7, 11/9.

- Vocabulary Unit 6 Test is Tuesday, 11/6

- Continue practicing all vocabulary. The list will continue to build throughout the year!

SS - Study Western Europe Countries - There will be a map assessment 11/8. You will be asked to place SOME of the land forms and countries.

- Study capitals and countries. Assessment 11/13. You will be given a word bank from which to choose.

Week of 10/29/2018

ELA - Bring (and carry with you at all times) a novel to each class.

- BOOK TALK DUE 11/14. Students that have been reading a book as asked should not have a problem preparing a BOOK TALK on that book by the due date. *No videos this time.

- Reading Test, Lesson 6 (will include grammar this time) 11/2.

- Vocabulary Unit 6 Test is Tuesday, 11/6

- Continue practicing all vocabulary. The list will continue to build throughout the year!

SS - Study Western Europe Countries - There will be a map assessment 11/8. You will be asked to place SOME of the land forms and countries.

- Study capitals and countries. Assessment 11/13. You will be given a word bank from which to choose.

Week of 10/22/2018

ELA - Bring (and carry with you at all times) a novel to each class.

- BOOK TALK DUE 11/14. Students that have been reading a book as asked should not have a problem preparing a BOOK TALK on that book by the due date. *No videos this time.

- Practice identifying the parts of speech we have been working on.

- Vocabulary Unit 5 Test is Tuesday, 10/23

- Continue practicing all vocabulary. The list will continue to build throughout the year!

SS - We are finishing Chapter 3 this week.

- Quiz Chapter 3 Section 1, Tuesday 10/23 (This was added to the schedule 10/16.)

- Test Chapter 3, Wednesday 10/24 (This was added 10/17.)

Week of 10/15/2018

ELA - Bring (and carry with you at all times) a novel to read.

- Vocabulary Workbook Unit 4, Test Tuesday 10/16

- Practice identifying the parts of speech we have been working on.

- Reading Test 10/19.

- Vocabulary Workbook - Unit 5 is due FRIDAY 10/19

- Vocabulary Unit 5 Test is Tuesday, 10/23

SS - We are working on Chapter 3 this week.

- Quiz Chapter 3 Section 1, Tuesday 10/23 (This was added to the schedule 10/16.)

- Test Chapter 3, Wednesday 10/24 (This was added 10/17.)

Week of 10/8/2018

ELA - Bring (and carry with you at all times) a novel to read.

- Vocabulary Workbook Units 1-3 TEST, 10/9

- Grammar Test (Parts of Speech, Sentence Analysis) 10/10

- *THERE IS NO READING TEST THIS FRIDAY. THE NEXT LESSON WILL BE TESTED 10/19.

- Vocabulary Workbook - Unit 4 is due FRIDAY 10/12

- Vocabulary Unit 4 Test is Tuesday, 10/16

- Vocabulary Workbook, Unit 5 pages are due 10/19

SS - We are beginning Chapter 3 this week.

Week of 10/1/2018

ELA - Bring (and carry with you at all times) a novel to read.

- Vocabulary Unit 3 Test TUESDAY 10/2

- Vocabulary Workbook - Unit 1-3 Review, pgs 42-49 is due FRIDAY 10/5

- Reading Test, Lesson 4 (open-book) will be FRIDAY, 10/5

- Grammar Test (Parts of Speech, Sentence Analysis) 10/10

SS - Chapter 2 Test, Thursday (Open NOTES) 10/4

- SS Copybooks are due Test day

Week of 9/24/2018

ELA - Bring (and carry with you at all times) a novel to read.

- Vocabulary Unit 2 Test TUESDAY 9/25

- Vocabulary Workbook - Unit 3, pgs 32-41 is due FRIDAY 9/27.

- The Unit 3 test will be TUESDAY (10/2).

- Reading Test, Lesson 3 (open-book) will be FRIDAY, 9/27

- Use the information that was emailed to you earlier to log into Think Central.

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Week of 9/17/2018

ELA - Bring (and carry with you at all times) a novel to read.

- Vocabulary Workbook - Unit 2, pgs 22-31 is due *FRIDAY. The test will be TUESDAY (9/25). *This is a change.

- Reading Test, Lesson 2 (open-book) will be FRIDAY

- Use the information that was emailed to you earlier to log into Think Central.

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9/14/2018

If you haven't already, please bring in paper towels, cleaning wipes, a pack of loose leaf, a ream of copy paper, and tissues.

Students - Cover all text books and make sure you have a whiteboard eraser.

ELA - Bring (and carry with you at all times) a novel to read.

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9/11/2018

Parent Homework - Student Info Sheet (1/2 sheet of paper)

If you haven't already, please bring in paper towels, cleaning wipes, a pack of loose leaf, a ream of copy paper, and tissues.

Students - Cover all text books and make sure you have a whiteboard eraser.

ELA - Book Talks continue.

Bring (and carry with you at all times) a novel to read.

Vocabulary Workbook pgs 12-21 due Friday.

SS - Open-book test on Chapter 1, Friday. Notebooks will be handed in too.

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9/10/2018

Parent Homework - Student Info Sheet (1/2 sheet of paper)

If you haven't already, please bring in paper towels, cleaning wipes, a pack of loose leaf, a ream of copy paper, and tissues.

Students - Cover all text books

ELA - Book Talks should be ready for presentation tomorrow.

Bring (and carry with you at all times) a novel to read.

SS - Finish putting Chapter 1, Section 2 DETAILED vocabulary in your copybook.

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9/06/2018

ELA - Continue working on your book talk. Let me know when you are ready to present. The goal is to present by Tuesday

SS - Finish putting Vocabulary into your copybook, Chapter 1, Section 1 only

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9/05/2018

Parent Homework - Emergency Cards and Student Info Sheet (1/2 sheet of paper)

If you haven't already, please bring in paper towels, cleaning wipes, a pack of loose leaf, a ream of copy paper, and tissues.

Students - Cover all text books

ELA - Begin gathering notes and ideas for your book talk. You will do your book talk on one of the 4 book choices you were given for summer reading.

9/2018

Welcome back!

ELA - Bring in a book to read. You will need it every day.

Come in tomorrow prepared to write about your summer reading.

Read 20 minutes per night, EVERY night.