Archives for October, 2013

English and Social Studies for October 21st to 24th

This is the last week of school before October Break and there is a lot going on here at the school. Essentials: -Monday and Tuesday are Parent Teacher Conferences.  If you are unable to attend for any reason, please let me know and I can make time after break for an individual conference. -The essay that is worth 30 points is due on Monday for Benford's homebase. -The Read full article »

English and Social Studies for Oct 16th-18th

Essentials Students should be working on their society project.  Each team knows what needs to be done, and they should be working towards that goal. The essays for their society project will be due in class on Friday the 18th for Hamaguchi's homebase class and on Monday the 21st for Benford's homebase. Extra        Students are actively involved, in their teams, creating their Society Project for Read full article »

English and Social Studies Oct 7th-11th

Essentials English -This is the last week for Book club.  On Wednesday your student should have read their entire book and completed their last role sheet. -Late in the week there will be a quiz on Narrative and Expository texts. -Also late in the week the students will complete a graphic organizer during class, on their reading strategies, for a grade. Social Studies -Today is the beginning of Read full article »

Advisory Circle

This will provide you with information that is going on with Benford's Advisory Circle.

6th Grade English

Here you can find information about the 6+1 traits of writing or the types of books that we will be reading. Also you can find resources that will help you improve you testing skills.

6th Grade Social Studies

Social Studies is one of the most interesting classes in school. you get to study the most current topics with news report and videos, then travel back in time to ancient people and study the way they lived and died. You are engulfed in a whirlpool of information about amazing people, that will inspire you do do and be more.