6th Grade: October 1, 2014


  • Classwork:  Fantastic 4, solving equations journal; review homework; assign new homework and do several sample problems.
  • Homework: 1.  Setting Up Proportions Worksheet(setting up proportion review)….SHOW work using our Steps!!


Language Arts

  • Classwork:     discussion of Out of the Dust and go over some of the answers to the questions due 10/3;  Analysis of Out of Dust– complete Plot Diagram and character sketch about Billie Jo (plot diagram and character sketch)
  • Homework: 1.Vocabulary packet (nom/dict)(nom and dict vocab packet)   due 10/8  Remember that part C of the vocabulary packet has two parts this week- memorize a poem   AND  sentences for * vocabulary words using a dependent clause   2.  Read Out of the Dust finish book   3.  Out of the Dust questions (out of dust questions) due 10/3 in COMPLETE sentences on a separate paper

Social Studies

  • Classwork:  Group work:  students presented their group project (East Africa, Middle East, or Europe).  Groups are to create a poster that has the following details about their groups’ reading:  1. Location  2. Climate  3. Food  4. Tools  Students took notes on the two groups that they were not a participant in.
  • Homework:   Migration Brochure Project DUE 10/10 (Next Friday) (migration brochure)