Welcome to 6th Grade!
Teacher: Ms. April Stich (email@example.com)
We have another busy week ahead.
Monday - Math chapter 3 test
Tuesday - Reading test
Wednesday - Photo Day
Thursday- Field trip to Northwest Catholic - Into the Woods
Friday - Spelling Test Social Studies test chapter 10 and Confessions 10 AM
Religion - Confessions Friday
We will prepare for Confessions, pray the Stations of the Cross, and work on chapter 17.
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English - We will continue to journal write as well as focusing on correctly punctuating dialogue and using abbreviations correctly.
Literature- Tuesday - Black frontiers Test
We will read the selection on Space Cadets which is a fun play. Our skills will be focused on drawing conclusions.
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Science- We are continuing to study weather.
Social Studies- We are currently exploring Africa, especially during the gold and salt trade. Test on early Africa on Friday.
Hope you remembered to turn your clocks ahead for Daylight Savings! "Spring forward, fall back!" Hopefully we will start to get the spring weather. Our class Spelling Bee winners will be competing in the Knights' of Columbus Competition this Sunday at St, Mary's Church in Newington at 2pm (registration at 1:30). We wish them well.
Note that some items from last week were moved to this week and will count toward the new trimester. We've begun the last third of the school year. Start it off positively!
Friday - Report Cards will be sent home (Field Trip money from Cinderella will be inside) / Pick-A-Pop Dress Down Day
9 A.M. Stations of the Cross
Spelling - unit 24- Test Friday
Review unit of chapters 19-23
English - We continue to write paragraphs and complete DOL. in our journals. We are beginning the Capitalization and punctuation section in our text. End marks, proper nouns and proper adjectives, interjections, and commas in a series will be this week's focus.
Reading - Tuesday - Chimpanzees I Love - test
We will begin to read Black Frontiers with emphasis on cause/ effect relationships, analogies, and context clues.
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Social Studies - We will begin chapter 10 by exploring the geography of Africa. The Kingdom of Askum, the Western African Empires, Zimbabwe and coastal cities will be our focus.
Religion - Chapter 15 takes us through leadership qualities as we continue to read about Moses and Joshua.
Test - Wednesday
Science - Read, discuss and work on weather related projects.