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Feb 16

6th Grade, Week of February 16, 2015

Hello, Everyone!

This week in Social Studies we will begin our study of Chapter 6: The Ancient Israelites. In reading we will continue our study of The Princess Bride; we have been testing on the book as we go along. In Religion we will begin our study of chapter 8: Conquest of the Promised Land. In Science we will be learning about mitosis and meiosis. In 7th grade Social Studies we continue our study of the U.S. Constitution, and in 8th grade Social Studies we will be studying how railroads linked the nation.

Long Term Reminders:

We will be reading, The Five People You Meet In Heaven, during the spring. Please obtain a copy for your student. The book is available from former 6th grade students, local bookstores, and online.

Please save pop top tabs for the Ronald Mc Donald House sponsored by 7th grade.

 

Short Term Reminders:

Monday – No school

Tuesday – Gym

Wednesday – Music, Ash Wednesday Mass 8:00AM

Thursday – Gym

Friday – No News

 

Tentative Homework (2/16-2/20):

Religion: Various workbook activities, test Thu.

Spelling/Vocab.: Definitions and applications, study for Unit 11 apelling portion of the test Fri.

Reading: Read 30 min’s minimum per night

Science: Vocab./Google definitions, textbook review questions, various research, current science event

6th Social Studies: Vocab./Google definitions, textbook review questions, workbook pages, various research

7th Social Studies: Vocab./Google definitions, textbook review questions, workbook pages, various research

8th Social Studies: Vocab./Google definitions, textbook review questions, workbook pages, various research