19
Jun

Happy last Monday of our year!

LA 1 & 2

Final review mini-lessons

Class celebration

 

SS 3 & 4

Final ABCs of SS presentations

Class celebration

 

16
Jun

LA 1 & 2

Final Demonstration Speeches

Class survey

Review mini-lessons

Homework: None! See you on Monday!

 

SS 4

Class survey

ABCs of Social Studies presentations

Homework: None! See you Monday!

15
Jun

Students who won’t be at school on Monday or Tuesday should let the office know. Thanks!

LA 1 & 2

Demonstration Speeches

Year-in-Review Mini-lessons (led by students)

Mini-lessons work time

Homework: None! Everything should have been turned in.

 

SS 4

Article discussion and mini-debate

ABCs of SS presentations and work time

Homework: None! Everything should already be turned in.

14
Jun

LA 1

Demonstration Speeches

Preparing our review mini-lessons

Homework: None! Everything should already be turned in!

 

SS 4

Article close reading and discussion

ABCs of Social Studies

Homework: None! Everything should already be turned in!

 

SS 3

Article close read and discussion

ABCs of Social Studies

Homework: None! Everything should already be turned in!

13
Jun

Our Egypt Project Gallery was this morning, and I’m excited to see all the projects our 6th graders have worked so hard on!

SS 4

World Maps revisited (looking at our maps from the beginning of the year, and drawing new ones)

ABCs of Social Studies project

Homework: No homework! Everything should already be turned in!

 

LA 2

Demonstration Speeches

Mini-lessons

Homework: No homework!  Everything should already  be turned in!

 

SS 3

Article reading and discussion

ABCs of Social Studies

Homework: No homework! Everything should already be turned in!

12
Jun

LA 1 & 2

Silent Reading (or writing)

Demonstration Speeches

End-of-year review lesson work (students are creating mini-lessons to review our work this year, and will share them with the class on Thursday and Friday)

Homework: None! Everything was already due! If you haven’t yet shared your speech, practice.

 

SS 3

Turning in Egypt Project Visuals

Reviewing our World Maps from the beginning of the year

Creating NEW World Maps (to see what we’ve learned)

ABCs of Social Studies

Homework: None! Everything was already due (your Egypt visual should already be in my room)!

 

09
Jun

LA 1 & 2

Demonstration Speeches

End-of-year review lesson work (students opted to work in groups on creating a  lesson that reviews one of our novels or essential LA skills from this year)

Homework: Reading Logs and all missing/revised  work should have been turned in today; we’ll share lessons next Thursday and Friday (6/15 and 6/16)

 

SS 3 & 4

Turning  in Egypt papers (and self-scoring)

Map #31 Quiz (our last!)

ABCs of Social Studies picture books

Homework: All missing or revised work should have been turned in today! We’ll share our picture books next Thursday and Friday

08
Jun

LA 1 & 2

Silent Reading/Writing

Demonstration Speeches

Choosing end-of-year project

Homework: Keep working on those Demo Speeches! All missing or revised work due tomorrow, INCLUDING Reading Logs

 

SS 4

Map Review Quiz

Egypt placards and project work time

Homework: Final Egypt papers due tomorrow, along with all missing or revised/corrected/retaken work; Egypt Gallery on Tuesday

07
Jun

LA 1

Sign-ups for Demonstration Speeches (schedule  will be posted on Classroom)

Roll of Thunder… On-demand writing

Homework: Reading logs (and all missing or revised work) due Friday (6/9); Demonstration speeches start tomorrow, so practice, practice, practice!

 

SS 4

Map Review

Egypt projects–peer review of papers and Check-in #4 (rough drafts)

Planning visual displays

Homework: Missing/revised work due Friday (6/9); Final draft Egypt papers (don’t forget the Works Cited page–see handout!) due Friday; Gallery on Tuesday, 6/13 (bring visuals on Monday); Map Quiz #31 on Friday

 

SS 3

Map Review Quiz

Making placards for Egypt Gallery display

Editing and revising papers and Works Cited pages

Homework: Missing/revised work due Friday (6/9); Final draft Egypt papers (don’t forget the Works Cited page–see handout!) due Friday; Gallery on Tuesday, 6/13 (bring visuals on Monday); Map Quiz #31 on Friday

06
Jun

SS 4

Geography Scavenger Hunt

Egypt research and outlines (drafting our papers)

Homework: Study map #31 for Friday’s quiz; work on Egypt gallery visual display; finish rough draft for tomorrow’s peer editing

 

LA 2

Sign-ups for Demonstration Speeches (extra handouts in my room); schedule will be posted on Classroom

On-demand writing about Roll of Thunder…

Homework: Reading logs and all missing work/revisions due Friday (6/9); practice, practice, practice those speeches!

 

SS 3

Map review

Check-in #4 (rough draft and peer editing)

Revising and editing papers

Planning next steps and visuals

Homework: Finalized draft (Check-in #5) due Friday (6/9); visual displays due Monday for Tuesday’s Gallery event; study map for Friday’s quiz