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Many students need new dry-erase markers and pencils. Please ask them if your child if he/she needs some.
6th Grade Math with Mrs. McKinney
We will will continue studying the coordinate plane. We are also studying operations with integers.
Students will get to read as many books as they want and take quizzes whenever they are ready to earn points for a prize. Their goal is 30 points for an "A" for a reading grade each quarter. If a student earns more than 50 points, he/she can receive a treat like a candy bar or a small bag of chips.If they reach 150 points by the end of the year, then he/she will have an ice cream party.
Students need to read books that have 5 or more points.
In class this week we will begin reading "You're a Good Man Charlie Brown" and "Happiness is a Charming Charlie Brown at Orlando Rep." The first is a short drama featuring Charlie Brown and the 2nd is an article about a production of a play in Orlando. We will have a test on Friday.
We will work with Lesson 14 words. Packet due on Wednesday.
PLEASE SAVE ALL WORD LISTS from week to week because there will be review activities every few weeks and students need to have old lists.
Students have their own copies of the Jingles and the Reference pages. They are expected to keep these pages handy and in proper working condition for the year as we do not have textbooks for English.
We will be practicing our knowledge of predicate adjectives and quotation marks.
We are praying the rosary each week so make sure your child has a rosary. If your child does not have a rosary, he/ she will not get participation points.
Students will studying Lent this week. Good Friday services are at 1:30 on Friday.
We are reviewing chapter 13 for a test on Wednesday, April 17.
The test over the third group of European countries and capitals will be Friday, April 19.
We are reviewing chapter 6 for a test on Wednesday, April 17.
Students may do a science fair project for extra credit! They are due May 3rd!
7th Grade Math with Mrs. Stirn
We will continue to work in Chapter 9 - Measurement and Geometry. The students will find the volume and surface area of prisms/cylinders. We will review and take the Chapter 9 Test on Monday, April 22nd.