Archives for August, 2014

Birthday Fun!!!!!

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6th Grade English and SS- Sept 1st-5th

Thank you again for attending the Open House this previous week.  For those that we unable to attend, I will do my best to provide you with as much information in the e-mails so that the "gaps" are filled in. Essential: -Writing: Final Drafts will be due next Friday, the 5th. This will be class work, but feel free to look over Read full article »

6th Grade English and SS: August 26th-29th

          I hope you all had a restful and relaxing 5 days off.   Essentials: -No HW or assessments this week. -Students are to read 15 minutes a day. -Parent Open House is tomorrow night (Wednesday the 27th).  Please contact the MS office for your times. Extra: -In Social Studies, we are introducing "Current Event Presentations."  Students will, starting next week, choose an event that occurs any Read full article »

Welcome to 6th Grade

I wanted to welcome all the 6th Graders and all the parents to Mr Benford's Blog.  Most of the content of this blog will be sent out in e-mails, to ensure that all the information is received in a timely manner.  This blog site will also be a place where I place resources, pictures, and videos that can be used 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.