MGM 6th Grade House News
September 19, 2016
Rules to Live By--6th Grade Expedition Coming Soon!
It is okay to fill these forms out and return to school even if you aren't sure you can attend the field studies. We will have them on file in case you are able to help, and we hope you are!
Learning Commons News
Want a chance to go to the Palmetto Bowl? All you have to do is read 6 appropriate books and record them on the reading log given to you by your ELA teacher to be entered into the drawing. Students can count books they have read since the beginning of school to October 28th. All reading logs are due to the Learning Commons onOctober 28th. Extra logs can be found on the Learning Common's Schoology course, as well as additional information about the contest. Print books, e-Books, audio books, poetry books, short story books, graphic novels, fiction, and non-fiction count. Email Ms. Kohout at email@example.com if you have questions. Happy reading!
Save the Date!
We are excited to begin student-led conferences this school year! This is a time when students will talk to their families about their learning and academic progress. Conferences aren't until February, but we want you to have these dates well in advance! Please mark your calendars for Wednesday, February 22 - Thursday, February 23, 2017 from 4:00-7:00 P.M. Your child's conference day and time will be coordinated through their crew leader. For now, please note these days on your calendar because we don't want you to miss it!
If you have any questions about assessments below, please email your child's teacher!
Math: Chapter 11 Retake, Wednesday, September 21
ELA Accelerated: Formative Assessment on citing textual evidence in a "Quote Sandwich", Wednesday, September 21
ELA: Formative Assessment on citing textual evidence in a "Quote Sandwich", Wednesday, September 21
Science: Science is taking an Energy Test on Tuesday September 20th. Study Guide and Answers to Study Guide are on Schoology.
Social Studies: Social Studies summative on Mesopotamia on Tuesday, September 20th.
Novice A Spanish, French, Chinese: None
Novice A Latin: None
6th Grade Immersion: None
6th Grade Passport: None
iCivics-Summative assessment ‘Bill of Rights’ Wednesday (all grades)