Team 1 Newsletter

JCMS 6th Grade

Week of Jan. 13 - 17



Jeff Bromley - Social Studies

jeffreybromley@usd475.org


Week of January 13th-17th

Monday- Reading/Marking the text exercise over Ancient Greece

Tuesday- Begin construction of Ancient Greece comic

Wednesday-Continue Ancient Greece comic

Thursday- Begin Persian Wars

Friday- Continue Persian Wars



Emilia Walsh - Science

emiliawalsh@usd475.org


  • Students in 6th and 7th hour will be making up their missed Lab Safety Test on Monday due to the early release.
  • We will begin Chemistry next week by introducing Matter!





Meaghan Harriott - Language Arts

meaghanharriott@usd475.org


Mon 1/13: Continue working on Roll of Thunder Hear My Cry background articles

Tues 1/14: Design a group poster over article

Wed 1/15: Work on article discussion boards

Thurs 1/16: Continue working on article discussion boards

Fri 1/17: Discussion board group evaluations




Allison Watts - Math

allisonwatts@usd475.org





Meri Miller-Kahle - Special Services

merimillerkah@usd475.org


Cell Phones & Executive Functioning!


This is a link to a great Q & A about how cell phones may effect those with ADD/ADHD and executive functioning issues. Let me know if you have any questions!


https://www.understood.org/en/learning-thinking-differences/child-learning-disabilities/executive-functioning-issues/do-cell-phone-signals-cause-executive-functioning-issues?_ul=1*g8poug*domain_userid*YW1wLUh5NXdESEl2YWp1M0kwdGY1RHZTRVE.