Educating and Nurturing Since 1953

Admission of students without regard to race, religion, or color

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Wynantskill, NY 12198

7:30am - 5:30pm

Monday - Friday

St Jude School

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Goldsmith Hall

New York, NY 90210

07:30 - 19:00

Monday to Friday

6th Grade

Welcome to 6th Grade!

Below are a few things the 6th Graders worked on in class this week and some upcoming reminders.

ELA:

  • 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

Math:

  • continuation of topic 9: Ratios- and assessment on Thursday
  • review games (combining like terms, reducing fractions, order of operations)

Social Studies:

  • Ancient Greece-  philosophers and geography
  • search for current event articles for slide show project

Science:

  • research for hiking  Mt. Kilimanjaro research project (majority will be done in school)

Reminders:

*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)