LAST DAY OF ONSITE CLASSES May 20, 2016

Math

  • Classwork: TEST
  • Homework:
  • 100% block paper if needed to complete problems  100%block paper

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.

http://homework.cpm.org/cpm-homework/homework/category/CC/textbook/CC1

Science

  • Classwork: none
    • Homework:  Bring science book to return to library

Language Arts/History

  • Classwork:  Read Maniac Magee;  Research for biography poem
    • Homework: 1.  Research for Biography poem.  This will be their independent assignment for next week and the poem is due by 5/27 a noon at latest.  biographypoem  Here is an example of a biography poem  Rajon Rondo 2.  RESEARCH PAPER due 5/27 by noon  Rome research project
    • Students were reminded of rubric for research paper in their packet.  They will need one quote from their research in each body paragraph.  They were also reminded that they will need a “Work Cited” page.  They will need help completing this for their paper.

Thursday, May 19th

****Last day of site classes!

****All work must be in at 12:00 noon on May 27th, 2016.

Science

Plato, Semester 2, Unit 1 post-test

Language Arts

Maya, Inca and Aztec final draft

History

Finish Renaissance ABC Book

6th grade: May 18, 2016

Math

  • Classwork: finish tin men; go over review; introduce tessellations
  • Homework:  1.  Use chapter 6 and 7 review to study for TEST friday.  The test will have the following problems (same problem with different numbers)  #2-5, 7, 10, 13, 18, 21-25, 30-32
  • 100% block paper if needed to complete problems  100%block paper

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.

http://homework.cpm.org/cpm-homework/homework/category/CC/textbook/CC1

Science

  • Classwork: virtual lab on 3 rock types
    • Homework:  Bring science book to return to library

Language Arts/History

  • Classwork:  Read Maniac Magee;  Research for biography poem
    • Homework: 1.  Research for Biography poem.  This will be their independent assignment for next week and the poem is due by 5/27 a noon at latest.  biographypoem  Here is an example of a biography poem  Rajon Rondo 2.  Book Talk due 5/20 READ, READ, READ!!! Book Talk Directions 3. Roman research rough draft due 5/20;   RESEARCH PAPER due 5/27 by noon  Rome research project
    • Students were reminded of rubric for research paper in their packet.  They will need one quote from their research in each body paragraph.  They were also reminded that they will need a “Work Cited” page.  They will need help completing this for their paper.

Tuesday, May 17, 2016

Yesterday the student’s had a substitute teacher while I was on a field trip with my son to Sacramento.  Mrs. James was the teacher, and she reported to me today that everybody was on their best behavior.  Thank you class!

****Some students have been photocopying my homework passes and sit where you want passes.  This is not acceptable, and photocopies will not be accepted.

Science: 

In class yesterday students worked in the Science textbook on pages 208-211 and completed questions 1-7 and pages 212-217 questions 1-8.  Students who were absent need to complete this.

Plato Genetic variation and biotechnology mastery test.

Language Arts: 

Complete Maya, Inca and Aztec research paper rough draft due Thursday.  Students should have introduction paragraph done as they walked through it in class.

Last book review due.  Powerpoint presentaiton.

History:

Renaissance ABC book, letter S

6th grade: May 13, 2016

Math

  • Classwork: review, surface area project, my tin man project
  • Homework: Review chapter 6 and 7 packet Extra Credit # 24c and #26, due next Wednesday 5/18 chapter 6 and 7 review
  • 100% block paper if needed to complete problems  100%block paper

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.

http://homework.cpm.org/cpm-homework/homework/category/CC/textbook/CC1

Science

  • Classwork: lab on 3 rock types
    • Homework:  1.  Extra credit to come to Open House Monday 4-6pm

Language Arts

Social Studies

  • Classwork:   create outline
  • Homework:  1.    Research paper outline due 5/18; research rough draft due 5/20;   RESEARCH PAPER due 5/27 by noon  Rome research project

Thursday, May 12

*********Science Fair and Open House, Monday night 4-6!~*************

Science: 

Science Fair project was due yesterday, but may be turned in today by 4pm for full credit.  If it is turned in on Monday it will be given late credit which is -10%.

Plato:  Genetic Variation and Biotechnology lesson

LA: 

Read Poems, “The Wall” and “The Thank-you Letter” and complete graphic organizer and add to Modern Day Challenges chart

Plato, English 7, Crafting Structure in Poetry Tutorial

Verbs, Perfect Tense, page 170

Spelling Day 142 and 143

History:

Renaissance ABC Book, letters, O, P, Q, and R

6th grade: May 11, 2016

Math

  • Classwork: review, surface area project, my tin man project
  • Homework: Review chapter 6 and 7 packet, due next Wednesday 5/18 chapter 6 and 7 review
  • 100% block paper if needed to complete problems  100%block paper

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.

http://homework.cpm.org/cpm-homework/homework/category/CC/textbook/CC1

Science

  • Classwork:  Discussion of 3 types of Rocks

Language Arts

  • Classwork:  Read Maniac Magee;  poetry with your senses
    • Homework: 1. Cursive paper with name due 5/13   2. “Ode to Orange” Poem  due 5/13  ode to orange  3.   Try this at home due 5/18 try this at home 2016   4.  Book Talk due 5/20 READ, READ, READ!!!

Social Studies

  • Classwork:   Begin research
  • Homework:  1.    Roman Research paper at least two note cards are due Wednesday 5/11, we will finish the last two by next Friday 5/13.  RESEARCH PAPER due 5/27 by noon  Rome research project