MGM 6th Grade Gator News
January 4, 2016
We hope everyone had a restful and fun-filled break! We are glad you are back! Be sure to read through for house news, upcoming assessments, and highlights!
News & Updates
First Word - January 15
Learning Commons News:
Grand Opening of the Learning Commons MakerSpace January 13! This space will provide all MGM students a unique learning opportunity to build, create, play, do, collaborate, read, and "make" ideas to life.
The Learning Commons is in need of the following items for our new MakerSpace. If you are cleaning out old toys or closets/pantries, we need the following:
-Lego storage bins
-old board games (missing pieces are ok!)
-X-Box games (E rating only)
-Makey Makey kits
-Snap Circuit kits
-scenic shower curtains (such as oceans, beaches, space)
-makers, crayons, colored pencils
-wiggle eyes (all sizes)
Follow us on Twitter!
Do you tweet? If so, be sure to stay tuned in to happenings at MGM! Find us on Twitter @mgmgators1
Get your Gator Tales Yearbook!
Reserve your 2016 Gator Tales yearbook today! The price of $60 will only be good through January 29. Extra copies can not be guaranteed after this date. Order online or through the front office! Click HERE to order online.
Check with your child's teacher if you have questions!
In all math classes we are wrapping up our Math Busters case study by busting common math rules. Students will have time to work on this in class, but some students may need to work at home. The final project, a one page Google slide presentation, is due by the end of the class period on Wednesday, January 6th. More information is posted on Schoology.
ELA & Accelerated ELA: N/A
Social Studies: We are beginning the process of writing our first DBQ (Document Based Question) Essay. More information to come.
World Language French Immersion: None
World Language French Passport: None
World Language Chinese: None
World Language Novice A Spanish: None
World Language Novice A French: None
World Language Novice B2: None
World Language Novice C1: None
World Language Novice C3 Spanish: None
World Language Novice C3 French: None
World Language Latin Novice A: None
World Language Latin 1: None
World Language Latin2: None