Welcome to 6th Grade!
Teacher: Ms. April Stich (email@example.com)
I can't believe we're half way through October. You should have received your conference slip with date and time of the conference for next week. Saturday is the Pumpkin carving at St. Bernard's followed by the Enfiled Jack 'O Lantern Festival on the Town Green! Plan dinner out on Wednesday night at The 99!! Help our school and meet up with classmates!
THURSDAY*** Remember to bring your lunch. We will leave at 8:30 to go to East Catholic and see their performance of "Lend Me A Tenor." We will return by 12:30 and have lunch here.
Reading - Saving the RainForest - TEST moved to Monday 10/16. Then we will work on the story When Crowbar Came- and test on Friday for this section.
Vocab for Crowbar Story ---Aggressive –Detect-Dubiously-Frustration-Imprinted-Materialize-Migration-Secretive-Tolerated-Cacophony-Elude-Uncanny-
English - We will continue nouns and complete our October language art project on tablets. Can't wait to see them on the big screen!
Spelling - barefoot sea gull driftwood carefree somebody nowhere haircut runner-up teammate toothbrush
headache iceberg fireproof uproar whereas dead end forehead grandchildren old-fashioned nevertheless
wildlife weekend first aid homemade baby-sit
water-repellent ebb tide painstaking self-confident crestfallen
Religion - Chapter 5 is the Unit 1 review, We will play games. complete puzzles, and Study key elements before taking the unit 1 Test on Wednesday 1018/17
Social Studies - We will continue to discuss Egypt and work on PowerPoints on assigned topics.
Current Event Projects
Use these rubrics to guide you on the Current Event Projects.
Yoiu will usually have a week to work on these.
They may be handwritten or typed on the computer.
Usually a Wednesday due date.
This week looks to be another busy week.
Monday 10/9 No School - Columbus Day
Tuesday 10/10 Gym All Remember to wear your gym uniform.
Conference forms will be sent home. Be sure to sign and return tomorrow.
Pizza Lunch or bring your own lunch. REMINDER: Bring your own drink!!
Friday 10/13 Dress Down for a Cause and Living Rosary 1:30 p.m.
Saturday 10/14 SBS Carving of Pumpkins 11-2 Jack-O-Lanterns on the Green 4-8
Spelling - Unit 6 review of chapters 1-5 TEST 10/13
English - We will continue to explore the various types of nouns, use nouns in our writing, and diagram sentences.
Religion - Complete chapter 4 Continue to study the vocab from last week's notes. Also study the following people and their stories are ones we need to know about.
TEST WEDNESDAY 10/11
Able Eve Satan Mary People of Babel Adam Cain Noah
Science - We will begin chapter 3 and look at how organisms change and adapt to their surroundings. we will observe how salt water effects cells. In addition, we will explore behaviors that help organisms survive when their environments change. Another investivative activity will be how plants react to light.
adaptation evolution natural selection structural adaptation, population stimulus response physiological adaptation
Reading - - We will read - Saving the Rain Forests and complete skills in genre, theme, and setting.
basin charities equator erosion evaporates exported industrial recycled tropics
Social Studies - We will exploree the Nile River Valley and begin Egypt projects.