Social Studies September 18-21

We have been looking at Middle Eastern Culture and Geography.  This week will conclude our Unit on the Middle East and Move into Central and Southwest Asia.

We will create our study guide for our Unit Quiz on Tuesday and Wednesday.  Wednesday we will also introduce Central Asian Geography.  On Thursday we will Review for the Unit Quiz on Friday through interactive online apps and with our study guide.

Physical Education September 17- September 21, 2018

SIXTH GRADE: During this week, the students will work on developing the following fundamental skills of  VOLLEYBAL: serving and blocking. Students will put this knowledge to test in games.

 

Required Materials for Class:  Tennis shoes, water bottle and appropriate clothing.

 

Optional Materials for Class:  Bug spray, hat and sunscreen.        

PLEASE TAKE NOTE: To participate in class activities and receive full credit for the class, students need to wear appropriate clothing for P.E. class.

 

GOALS: We will use the word RESPECT to set the main goals for the year.

 

Right to Learn – Every child has this right to be educated!

Effort – Win or lose, trying is the most important trait.

Safety – The number one priority each day!

Purpose – Understanding how the activity can benefit you.

Enthusiasm – Positive energy creates a positive environment!

Challenge – Challenge yourself to improve each day.

Trust/Teamwork – Work with and trust others, the result can be amazing!

 

REMINDER: I would like to remind you that all students need to be dressed appropriately for the days that they have P.E. class. Students should refrain from using the following:

–  Dresses for the girls

–  Jeans (shorts or pants)

–  Crocks

–  Sandals

–  Boots

 

RULES:

Have fun!

Candy, food, and/or gum – out of sight, out of mind!

Positive attitude!

Remain in supervised areas all the time!

 

 

 

 

 

MATH COURSE 1

Week of Sept.17-21, 2018

DATE LESSON/ACTIVITY
Mon. Sept.17, 2018 INDEPENDENCE

HOLIDAY

 

NO SCHOOL

 

Tues.

Sept.18, 2018

L.2.5.1 EXTENSION

ORDER OF OPERATIONS

Online Tutor

https://www.khanacademy.org/math/pre-algebra/pre-algebra-arith-prop/pre-algebra-order-of-operations/v/order-of-operations

 

Wedn.

Sept.19, 2018

L.2.6 Solving Multiplication  and Division to solve equations

Online tutor

https://www.pearsonsuccessnet.com/snpapp/iText/products/1-25-698756-5/media/academy123_content/wl-book-demo/ph-741.html

https://www.pearsonsuccessnet.com/snpapp/iText/products/1-25-698756-5/media/academy123_content/wl-book-demo/ph-741.html

HW: P.2.6 #s 1-12 all

 

Thurs. Sept.20, 2018  REVIEW WITH KAHOOT
Fri.

Sept.21, 2018

QUIZ L.2.4-2.6

 

IXL is also a part of the students’ weekly homework assignments. Each student must complete the assigned IXL activities during the week. This will be checked every Sunday evening. This week the students must complete: IXL Z.3 AND Z.6 IN SCHOOL IXL LAB

 

MAP TOOLKIT:

Do you want to improve your MAP scores?

Here is the math website:

http://www.sowashco.k12.mn.us/ro/pages/studentlinks/map/

http://www.prepdog.org/

Life Science- Sept 17-21

Topic: Scientific Method & What is Life?

Classwork:
Scientific Method Review Worksheet
Characteristics of Lions Brainstorm

Homework:
Conclusion CER Worksheet- Part III- Due Wed, Sept 19th

Test:
Scientific Method Test- Thurs, Sept 20th

Lab Report:
Bread Mold Lab Report- Due Fri, Sept 21st (see requirements below)

 

Bread Mold Lab Report Requirements

40 points

This lab report may be handwritten or typed.   The front page should include your name and a title “Bread Mold Lab Report.”  Then it should continue with the report.  (There should not be a single title page.)  Each internal section should be titled.   Be sure to read over your report and correct grammar and spelling errors.  All information should be in sentence format (except for the table in the data section).  You will use your notes from class as a rough draft.

Observation:  Using qualitative observations, describe the bread mold observed in class.  These should be the observations made at the very beginning of this lab.  These are what cause you to ask your scientific question. (3 points)

Question:  What scientific question are you trying to answer in this lab? (3 points)

Hypothesis:  Using an “if… then” format, write a hypothesis, including the specific condition being tested and a possible, measureable result.  (6 points)

Control/Variable:  List the manipulated variable, responding variable, and all control factors in the experiment.  (4 points)

Procedure:  In a step by step format, with numbers to indicate each step (ex: Step 1… Step 2), write all instructions to complete your experiment.  (8 points)

Data:  In a table format, record all data taken from the lab.  Be sure to label the chart clearly and include all units (ex:  cm, grams).  (8 points)

Conclusion:  Using information from the data, refer back to the hypothesis stating if it was verified or falsified and why.  (8 points)

6 English Language Arts Sept. 10-14, 2018

BookwormImage

Unit 1: Think Again, Essential Question: What influences how you act?

  • Regular activities: Sustained Silent Reading, Interactive Notebooks, Quick Writes, Reading Logs and Vocabulary
  • This week students will present their mini-project, a plot sequence of events based on the short story, The Experiment by Martin Raim.
  • Enjoy the long weekend! Happy Independence Day!

MATH COURSE 1

Week of Sept.10-14, 2018

DATE LESSON/ACTIVITY
Mon. Sept.10, 2018 L.2.4 Solving Addition Equations

Online Tutor

http://www.phschool.com/webcodes10/index.cfm?wcprefix=are&wcsuffix=0403&area=view

HW: P.2.4

 

Tues.

Sept.11, 2018

L.2.5 Solving Subtraction Equations

Online Tutor

http://www.phschool.com/webcodes10/index.cfm?wcprefix=are&wcsuffix=0403&area=view

HW: P.2.5

 

Wedn.

Sept.12, 2018

L.2.5.1 EXTENSION

ORDER OF OPERATIONS

Online Tutor

https://www.khanacademy.org/math/pre-algebra/pre-algebra-arith-prop/pre-algebra-order-of-operations/v/order-of-operations

HW: CLASSWORK

Thurs. Sept.13, 2018  INDEPENDENCE DAY CELEBRATION

CATRACHO BREAKFAST

Fri.

Sept.14, 2018

INDEPENDENCE

HOLIDAY

 

NO SCHOOL

 

IXL is also a part of the students’ weekly homework assignments. Each student must complete the assigned IXL activities during the week. This will be checked every Sunday evening. This week the students must complete: IXL D.1 AND D.2 IN SCHOOL IXL LAB

 

MAP TOOLKIT:

Do you want to improve your MAP scores?

Here is the math website:

http://www.sowashco.k12.mn.us/ro/pages/studentlinks/map/

http://www.prepdog.org/