Welcome to 6th Grade!
Below are a few things the 6th Graders worked on in class this week and some upcoming reminders.
Running out of Time by Margaret Peterson Haddix- searching throughout novel for examples of the themes: time and trust
read aloud: The Breadwinner by Deborah Ellis- evaluating the ending of the novel, was it satisfying to the reader?
continuation: pre-writing and rough drafts on our Greek myth
continuation of topic 9: Ratios- and assessment on Thursday
review games (combining like terms, reducing fractions, order of operations)
Ancient Greece- philosophers and geography
search for current event articles for slide show project
research for hiking Mt. Kilimanjaro research project (majority will be done in school)
*Please send in $5 for the 6th grade basket for Family Fun Day as soon as possible (or give to Mrs. Kaczala) Our theme is….. coffee!!!*
April 26: Spring Concert
May 18: NO School for Students (Professional Development for Teachers)