Archives for November, 2013

English and Social Studies Nov 11th-15th

     I hope your kids had a nice "sunny" day off from school today.  There are 5 1/2 weeks of school left till Winter break.. yes I am counting down.  There will be very little in regards to quizzes and tests, so that the students have time to prepare for their final performance, which will be the week of Read full article »

Honors English Letter

Dear Parents, An English Honors Program is offered in Grades 7, 8 and 9 at ISM.  These classes give students opportunities to enrich their English experience with literature and improve their reading, writing, listening and speaking skills. The published aims and objectives of the English Honors Program at ISM are: To broaden and deepen student appreciation of literature by engaging in a Read full article »

6th Grade Social Studies and English for Nov 4th-8th

  I hope everyone had a restful and enjoyable break.  We will be starting slow this week, but we will pick up speed very quickly as the end of the semester draws near. Essentials: -This week there areno quizzes or tests, but we will be introducing the new performance task that will be due in December.  This is a huge project that includes 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.