Homework

April 28, 2017

Last day of ISTEP!!  We will be testing from 10 am until 12:45 pm.  We might have to test after lunch as well.  We believe in you and know you will do a wonderful job!  😀 

Please return field trip permission slip and $4.  

Language Arts:

Social Studies: Finishing up learning about the Industrial Revolution.  No homework.

Math:  Finished watching Honey I Shrunk the Kids.  We are back to iReady and a math project next week.

April 27, 2017

ISTEP is all week!!  We will be testing from 10 am until 12:45 pm.  We might have to test after lunch as well.  We believe in you and know you will do a wonderful job!  😀 

Please return field trip permission slip and $4.  We also need chaperones!

Language Arts: Watched the movie- City of Ember
Students will be comparing the novel to the movie
Chapter 18-20 Summaries are due Friday

Social Studies: No homework.  We learned about the Industrial Revolution.

Math:  Continued watching Honey I Shrunk the Kids.  No homework.

April 26, 2017

ISTEP is all week!!  We will be testing from 10 am until 12:45 pm.  We might have to test after lunch as well.  We believe in you and know you will do a wonderful job!  😀 

Please return field trip permission slip and $4.  We also need chaperones!

Language Arts:

Social Studies: Age of Enlightenment and Industrial Revolution.  No homework.

Math:  Started watching Honey I Shrunk the kids for a ratio/proportion project.  No homework.  Remember you can still do iReady at home!

April 25, 2017

ISTEP is all week!!  We will be testing from 10 am until 12:45 pm.  We might have to test after lunch as well.  We believe in you and know you will do a wonderful job!

Language Arts: Read Chapter 19- City of Ember
Write Chapter 19 Summary

Social Studies:  No homework.  Learning about Age of Enlightenment.

Math:  Started watching Honey I Shrunk the kids for a ratio/proportion project.  No homework.

April 24, 2017

ISTEP all week!!  We believe in you and know you will do a wonderful job!!

Language Arts: Read Chapter 18 in City of Ember and write a Chapter 18 Summary

Social Studies: Finish information about the Renaissance and start learning about Age of Enlightenment.  No homework.

Math:  No homework.

April 21, 2017

ISTEP is next week, April 24th-28th for 6th graders at WIS! 

Language Arts: Word Assessment today! No homework, unless City of Ember packet or Word Study packet did not get finished

Social Studies: Started learning about the Renaissance; created a trade ad, worked with our Study Buddy on some book work and watched a video clip about trade, travel, and exploration during the Renaissance.  No homework.

Math:

April 20, 2017

ISTEP is April 24th-28th for 6th graders at WIS!

Language Arts: Review for ISTEP

Continue to work on Word Study and City of Ember packets

Word Assessment tomorrow!

Social Studies: Started a new unit about Renaissance: Renaissance Activity and the History of the Renaissance.  No homework.

Math:  Quiz today.  No homework.  There is no iReady requirement for the next two weeks so if students log in at home then it is bonus!

April 19, 2017

ISTEP is April 24th-28th for 6th graders at WIS!

Language Arts: Read Chapter 17 in City of Ember and begin comprehension questions (due Friday)
Continue to work through Word Study Packet #8 (due Friday)
Finish Point of View/Perspective Packet (due Friday)

Social Studies: Open Note Middle Ages Test, Finished Coat of Arms Project if needed, started a map about Europe.  Map is homework if not done in class.

Math:  Quiz tomorrow over Lessons 26 to 29.  Students should know what a statistical question is, how to find mean, median, mode and range, how to make a dot plot, histogram, and box plot.  There is nothing about mean absolute deviation (mad) or how graphs are skewed.

April 18, 2017

ISTEP starts on April 24th for 6th graders at WIS!

Language Arts: Read Chapter 16 in City of Ember
Continue to work on Word Study Sort #8

 

Social Studies: Mrs. Brill’s Lab, Magna Carta, and finished Coat of Arms Project.  Open Note Middle Ages Test Tomorrow.

Math: Quiz will be Thursday over Lessons 26 to 28.  There is no iReady requirement for the next two weeks so if students log in at home then it is bonus!

April 17, 2017

ISTEP starts on April 24th for 6th graders at WIS!

Language Arts:

DOL- Monday

Read Chapter 15 in City of Ember

Begin Sort 8- New Word Study

Social Studies: Open Note Middle Ages Test on Wednesday.  Learned about Nobles, Magna Carta, and continued working on Coat of Arms Project.

Math:  Lesson 28 – Line Plots, Histograms, and Box Plots.  Quiz will be Thursday over Lessons 26 to 28.  There is no iReady requirement for the next two weeks so if students log in at home then it is bonus!

April 14, 2017

ISTEP starts on April 24th for 6th graders at WIS!

Language Arts: The following is homework if it was not completed in class this week:

Word Study Sort 7 Packet
Book Club-City of Ember Packet (Chapters 12-14)
Word Assessment for Sort 7

Social Studies: 100 Years War, Middle Ages Vocabulary, and started Coat of Arms Project.  No homework.

Math:  Lesson 28 – Line plots, histograms and box plots.  Students have until Sunday night to meet their iReady requirement of passing 3 lessons in the time frame of March 27-April 16.

April 13, 2017

Practice ISTEP Tests this week.  ISTEP starts on April 24th for 6th graders at WIS!

Language Arts: DOL Wednesday and Thursday

Continue to work on word study sort 7 and book club packet

Word Study Assessment on Friday

Social Studies: Practice Science ISTEP Test today, Merchant Info, 100 Years War, and updated M.A. vocabulary sheet.  No homework.

Math:  Lesson 27 – Mean, Median, Mode.  Students made a new statistical question and need to ask 20 people.  This is due tomorrow.

April 12, 2017

Practice ISTEP Tests this week.  ISTEP starts on April 24th for 6th graders at WIS!

Language Arts: Read Chapter 14 of City of Ember

Continue to work on Word Study Packet and Book Club Packet

Social Studies: Mrs. Brill’s Lab, and learned about the Black Death.  No homework.

Math:  Continued learning about statistical questions and mean, median, and mode.  No homework.

April 11, 2017

Practice ISTEP Tests this week.  ISTEP starts on April 24th for 6th graders at WIS!

Language Arts:

Social Studies: Learned about the Crusades, Serfs, and added to our Middle Ages Vocabulary.  No homework.

Math:  ISTEP Practice Test for math.  No homework.

April 10, 2017

Welcome Back from Spring Break!  We hope you had a great time and relaxed!!

Practice ISTEP Tests this week.  ISTEP starts on April 24th for 6th graders!

Language Arts:  Author’s Perspective Notes.  Introduction of Sort 7 of Word Study and Listened to Chapter 12 in City of Ember.  ISTEP Practice test will be on Wednesday.

Social Studies:  Feudalism notes, Middle Ages vocabulary, and learn about Knights.  No homework.

Math:  Started Unit 5 – Statistics.  Due tomorrow:  Statistical Question with 25 results.

March 30, 2017

Happy Spring Break!  We hope you have a safe and relaxing time!!  😎

Language Arts:

Social Studies: Charlemagne Handout, Social Structure in Middle Ages, Vocab, and Guest Speaker all about Castles! No homework.

Math:  Quiz today.  Any iReady minutes over spring break are bonus points!

March 29, 2017

Language Arts: Read Chapter 11 of City of Ember and write a summary on Google Docs…share it with Mrs. Hewitt

Social Studies: Intro to Middle Ages, Parts of a Castle, History of Middle Ages Video Clip.  No homework.

Math:  Quiz tomorrow over GCF and LCM.  Quiz Review is homework if not done in class.

March 28, 2017

Language Arts:Read Chapter 10 of City of Ember and write a summary on Google Docs…share it with Mrs. Hewitt

Social Studies: Religion in Rome, Fall of the Roman Empire.  No homework.

Math:  Quiz on Thursday over Greatest Common Factor and Least Common Multiple.

March 27, 2017

Language Arts: Read Chapter 9 of City of Ember and write a summary on Google Docs…share it with Mrs. Hewitt

Social Studies: Ancient Rome: Roman Republic, Julius Caesar, Roman Map.  No homework.

Math:

March 24, 2017

Language Arts: No homework… IF everything was completed this week!

Social Studies: Roman Empire Magazines and Video.  No homework.

Math:

March 23, 2017

Language Arts:

Social Studies: Mrs. Brill’s Lab: Straw Rockets and Greek Scratch Art Pottery.  No homework.

Math:  Lesson 20 Quiz.  No homework.

March 22, 2017

Language Arts: Review of Types of Sentences

Continue to work on Chapter 7-8 of City of Ember reading and packet

Word Study Packet #6 due Friday

Social Studies: Sparta Informational Text Reading Activity.  No homework.

Math:  Lesson 20 Quiz is tomorrow.  There are problems in the Instruction Book and Practice and Problem Solving book that students could do to review.

March 21, 2017

Language Arts: Read Chapter 7-8 in City of Ember

Work in Word Study Packet

At least 1 lesson passed on I-READY…Don’t forget to record your results!

Social Studies: Learned about the Trojan War and more about Ancient Greece Religion: Gods and Goddesses.  No homework.

Math:  No homework.  Lesson 20 Quiz is Thursday.

March 20, 2017

Language Arts: Read chapter 6 of City of Ember

New Word Study- sort 6 comparative suffixes -er, -est, -ier, -iest

Social Studies: Greek Coin due tomorrow if not done in class.  Finished 5 Polis Notes and Democracy notes.

Math:  Started Lesson 20 on Inequalities (we skipped it previously).  No homework.  Lesson 20 Quiz will be Thursday.

March 17, 2017

Language Arts: Word Study Assessment today.

If Word Study and/or Book Club Packets were not turned in today, they are due on Monday.

Social Studies:  Triton the Trader, Coin activity, and Athens/Sparta Compare Contrast Handout.  No homework.

Math:  Unit 4 Test.  No homework.

March 16, 2017

Family Literacy Night is TONIGHT from 6-7:30!

Book Fair: March 13-17

Language Arts: Compound-Complex Sentences Notes

Work on Word Study Packet and Book Club (Chapters 3-5)

Social Studies: Learned more about Ancient Greece.  No homework.

Math:  Unit 4 Test is tomorrow!  Students probably need the most review of Lesson 24 Surface Area (just rectangular prisms) and Lesson 25 Volume.  They have a study guide to review.

March 15, 2017

Family Literacy Night is March 16th from 6-7:30!

Book Fair: March 13-17

Language Arts: Read Chapter 5 in City of Ember and begin Book Club Packet

Social Studies: Started Greece Unit.  Working on a timeline and what Ancient Greece was like. Timeline is homework if not done in class.

Math:  Study guide is homework if not done in class!  Unit 4 Test is Friday!!

March 14, 2017

Family Literacy Night is March 16th from 6-7:30!

Book Fair: March 13-17

Language Arts: Read Chapter 4 in City of Ember

Work on Word Study Packet

Social Studies: Finished Documentary and started Ancient Greece Unit with a timeline.

Math:  Happy Pi Day!  Unit 4 Test is Friday.  Students received a study guide they can work on today and tomorrow in class.  We will go over the answers on Thursday.

March 13, 2017

Family Literacy Night is March 16th from 6-7:30!

Book Fair: March 13-17

Language Arts: Read Chapters 3-5 in City of Ember

Begin Word Study #5- Suffixes -y, -ly, -ily

Social Studies: Mrs. Brill’s Lab, Pay Day Activity continued and finish documentary.

Math:  Finish Juice Box.  No homework.  Unit 4 Test will be Friday.  Students will get a study guide tomorrow.

March 10, 2017

Family Literacy Night is March 16th from 6-7:30!

Book Fair: March 13-17

Language Arts: If students did not complete their Word Study Packet or Book Club Packet this needs to be finished over the weekend….due on Monday, March 13th.

Social Studies: Income Taxes: Pay Day Activity.  Documentary.  No homework.

Math:

March 9, 2017

Family Literacy Night is March 16th from 6-7:30!

Book Fair: March 13-17

Language Arts: IREADY Growth Check today!

Book Club and Word Study Packet due tomorrow!

Social Studies: Economics Quiz Today. No homework

Math:  Introduced Juice Box Design Project.  Students will design a juice box with a partner.  Final products are due at the end of class on Tuesday.

March 8, 2017

Family Literacy Night is March 16th! 6-7:30

Book Fair: March 13-17

Language Arts: Works Cited Activity today
Book Study and Word Study packets due Friday.

IREADY Growth Check tomorrow!

Social Studies: Economics Quiz tomorrow!  GDP Activity, Vocab, Quiz Review, and Documentary today.

Math:  Continued with surface area of rectangular prisms.  No homework.

March 7, 2017

Language Arts:

Social Studies: Economics Quiz on Thursday.  Learned about GDP today and started Documentary Film.

Math:  Started Lesson 24 on Nets and Surface Area.  We will be doing a project instead of a quiz for this lesson.  No homework.

March 6, 2017

Reminders:

Book Fair: March 13-17
Mrs. Crane needs volunteers!  Please click on the link for more information! http://signup.com/go/WzuCek

Family Literacy Night is March 16, 2017 6:00-7:30

Language Arts: Word Study Packet #4 today-due Friday
Introduced our new novel: City of Ember- Read The Instructions, Chapter 1 and 2…….packet is due Friday

Social Studies: Perfect Pillow Activity, Trade Notes/Vocab, and finished Joined at the Hip Video clip.  Econ Quiz on Thursday.  Documentary Film to start Tuesday.

Math:  Lesson 23B Quiz is today.  No homework.

March 3, 2017

Language Arts: No homework!  We finished editing our Argumentative Essays.

Social Studies: Good Economist Activity, Vocab, Trade. Econ Quiz on Thursday, March 9th.  Documentary Film Permission Slip sent home today.  Please return on Monday.

Math:  Lesson 23B Quiz is Monday.

March 2, 2017

ISTEP: Science today!

Language Arts: Peer Editing today!  No homework!

Social Studies: No homework.  Economic Systems and Supply and Demand.

Math:  Lesson 23B Quiz will be Monday.  Ask your child what the angles in a triangle and quadrilateral add up to!  You could even give them two angles of a triangle and have them find the third.

March 1, 2017

ISTEP: Language Arts today!

Language Arts: Argumentative Essay typing must be finished today!  No Word Study!

Social Studies:  No homework.  We went to Mrs. Brill’s Lab today and created an Econ Flip Book.

Math:  More practice with the sum of angles in a triangle and quadrilateral.  Lesson 23B Quiz will be Monday.

February 28, 2017

ISTEP: Math today!

Language Arts:

Social Studies: No homework, continued with learning about money, banking, credit, debit, etc.

Math:  Continue with Lesson 23B.  Ask your child what the angles in a quadrilateral add up to!  Quiz will be next Monday.

February 27, 2017

ISTEP starts tomorrow and goes through Thursday.  Make-ups will follow as needed.

Language Arts: Typing of Argumentative Essay will be done in class! No homework!

Social Studies: Life of a Dollar Bill Comic Strip is homework if not done in class.

Math:  Start Lesson 23B – Sum of angles in a triangle and quadrilateral.  Quiz will be next Monday to avoid ISTEP week.

February 24, 2017

ISTEP starts on Tuesday next week.  It will be on Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday.  Make-ups will follow as needed.

Language Arts:

Social Studies: People’s Impact on the Environment.  No homework.

Math:  No homework.

February 23, 2017

Language Arts:

Social Studies: Latitude and Longitude Stations.  No homework.

Math:  Lesson 23A Quiz tomorrow and Lesson 22 Retake tomorrow.  See February 21st post for Independent Work that is due tomorrow.

February 22, 2017

Language Arts:

Social Studies:  Latitude and Longitude Handouts are homework if not done in class.

Math:  Lesson 23A Quiz and Lesson 22 Retake is Friday.  See February 21st post for what Independent Work is due Friday.

February 21, 2017

Language Arts:

Social Studies:  We are starting Social Studies today!  Mini-brochure is homework if not done in class.

Math:  Lesson 23A Quiz will be Friday.  Students are working on practice in their Practice and Problem Solving book all week.  It is due Friday.  Here are the problems:

Independent Work Due Friday

Practice and Problem Solving book

Divide Fractions page 359 #1-9

Add Decimals page 365 #1-10

Subtract Decimals page 368 #1-9

Multiply Decimals page 371 #1-8

Divide Decimals page 374 #1-8

Order of Operations page 384 #1-10

Evaluate Expressions with Variables page 386 #1-6

Total of 50 problems

Grade:  10 points

February 17, 2017

Language Arts:  Finishing up work.  Mrs. Hewitt was absent.

Science: No homework

Math:  Lesson 22 Quiz.  No homework.

February 16, 2017

Language Arts:

Science:

Math: Lesson 22 Quiz is tomorrow.  Be able to find the area of different polygons.

February 15, 2017

Language Arts:

Science: Finished Biome Blurb Presentations and took a 20 question Open Book/Open Note Ch.9 Test.  No homework.

Math:  Lesson 22 Stations.  No homework.  Quiz is Friday.

February 14, 2017

Happy Valentine’s Day!

Language Arts:

Science: Biome Blurb Presentations.  No homework.

Math:  Group activities.  No homework.  Lesson 22 Quiz will be Friday.

February 13, 2017

Language Arts: New Word Sort Today

Counterclaim and Rebuttal due Wednesday

Word Sort is due Friday

Science:  Biome Blurb Presentations start tomorrow.  Students have had two full days of class work time.  https://docs.google.com/document/d/15cUDfcabITE6rVnqOpgdkeit8ECW_2yNlmd9Dx8kNyE/edit?usp=sharing

Math:  Started Lesson 22 Area of Polygons.  No homework.

February 10, 2017

Language Arts: Finish Scope Packet- King Tut

Finish Compound Sentence Packet

Simple and Compound Sentence POP QUIZ!

30 minutes on IREADY

Science: Students will have work time today and Monday for Biome Blurb Project.  Be prepared to present your group project on Tuesday.

Math:  Unit 3 Test.  No homework.

February 9, 2017

Language Arts: Do page 241 in Compound Sentence Packet and Critical Thinking Question #1-#2 in Scope Packet.

Science: Chapter 9 Biomes: Introduced Biome Blurb Project.  Please see attachment for Rubric and Directions. https://docs.google.com/document/d/15cUDfcabITE6rVnqOpgdkeit8ECW_2yNlmd9Dx8kNyE/edit?usp=sharing

Math:  Unit 3 Test is tomorrow!  Students have a half sheet with a list of topics to study.  They also did a Mid Unit Assessment that helps review.

February 8, 2017

Language Arts: Do Compound Sentence packet- sentences #6-11

Read Scope Article- The Power of Curses and complete Drawing Conclusions graphic organizer.

30 minutes of IREADY this week

Science:  Finish BookMark Tasks if not done in class.  Pages 334-343.

Math:  Unit 3 Test is Friday!  We skipped Lesson 20 and are doing a little of Lesson 21.  Students have a mid unit assessment to use as a test review.

February 7, 2017

Language Arts: Compound Sentence page 1 #1-5 due tomorrow

30 Minutes on IREADY this week

IREADY Growth Check- Feb. 9

No word Study this week

Science: Chapter 9 Quiz Today and Mrs. Brill’s Lab.  Biome Power Point shared with students.

Math:  Lesson 19 Quiz today.

February 3, 2017

Tuesday will be Day 1 for Specials!  Monday would have been Day 4 if we had school.

Language Arts: Word Study Packet and Argumentative Essay Step #4 are due today!

Word Study assessment today!

Science: Chapter 9 Quiz on Tuesday.  Completed Quiz Review today; please use it to study with!

Math:  Lesson 19 Quiz on Tuesday.  You can review the Lesson 19 Preview or book pages.

February 2, 2017

Language Arts:

Connotation and Denotation  Page 3 in packet today.

Word Study quiz on Friday

Word Study packet: due on Friday

40 minutes of IREADY this week!

Writing- Step #4 in Argumentative Essay Packet needs to be complete by the end of the week.

Science: Chapter 9 Quiz Tuesday!

Math:  Start Lesson 19.  Quiz will probably be Tuesday.

February 1, 2017

Language Arts:

Science: Food Chain Drawing is homework if not done in class today.

Math:  Lesson 18 Quiz today.  Lesson 17 Retake will be Friday.  NO homework.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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