6th Grade: October 2, 2015


  • Classwork: Fantastic 4-basic math; Review homework; area of objects and how perimeter changes when area stays the same
  • Homework: p. 75  all problems; WRITE down all the ways you can make a rectangle with the area of 144….what are the different perimeters?  hint….There are 8 different ways.; multiplication patterns worksheet #1-21 only multiplication patterns wkst

ONLINE resource to help with the math textbook.  You can access “homework help” for all the problems that students are assigned through this link.  Simply click on the lesson that they are doing and then the problem that you are having difficulty with.



  • Classwork:   Analyze scientific article about water on Mars and fill out analyzing details worksheet; Lab about Convection Currents!!
  • Homework:  1. Read Scientific Article “Channels and Valleys by Mike Caplinger”                                http://www.msss.com/http/ps/channels/channels.html                                                                                              “closely” (this means read it twice….once for the gist, and second to underline important facts), annotate text, underline 8 important facts from article. 2.  TEST CORRECTIONS

Language Arts

  • Classwork:  dive into the meaning of “Out of the Dust”, complete search for quotes that describe Billie Jo, fill out analyzing details worksheet to prepare for paper that is a character analysis of Billie Jo
  • Homework: 1.  vocabulary packet nom/dict due 10/7 nom and dict vocab packet ; don’t forget part C memorize poem and complete sentences  TEST Wednesday 10/7  2.  Complete Character Analysis Template on Billie Jo Literary Analysis Paragraph Template characterization for OOD  3.  Find a new book to read at home for next book review.  4. FANBOY worksheet fanboys

Social Studies

  • Classwork:   Complete Paleolithic Journal, venn diagram and analysis of 3 cultures; discussion of artifacts and fossils
  • Homework: migration brochure, due next Friday 10/9 migration brochure