6A – Ms. Grejdus

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Week of March 27, 2017

English:
Grammar: Students will take notes and complete practice pages on Indefinite Pronouns
Creative Writing: Students will continue to explore this concept by taking notes, completing graphic organizers, and peer editing with a partner as time permits. This week we will also cover edit skills, sentence format review, and expanding a previous creative writing prompt.
Verb Review Quiz: Wednesday, April 5th
Latin/ Greek Packet #4 Quiz: Tuesday, April 11th

 

Social Studies:
Chapter 4 Lesson 2 China’s Past
Student will read and take notes on the lesson, complete corresponding workbook pages, ans participate in class discussion. Great job with the board games to review the concepts learned about Ancient Egypt.  Looking forward to what the students create for our projects about Ancient China.  As time permits we will play country trivia.
Chapter 4 Lesson 2 Quiz: Tuesday, March 28th 

Reading:
Wordly Wise Lesson 11 Test on Friday, April 7th
Students complete workbook pages, graphic organizer, and participate in an online review game in preparation for the test.
Spotlight on Literature: “President Cleveland, Where are You?”
How can you balance your time between friends and family? Students will discuss this question and take notes on selected literary elements.
Book Report: Excellent effort with the Quilt Square Book Report! They will be on display in the hallway on the third floor.

Spelling:
Unit 27 Test on Thursday, March 30th

Religion:
Chapter 4 God Promises to Help People
Students will read, take notes, use an online resource to review, and work in small groups to explore the themes in this chapter. Students will be writing or drawing daily reflections in a Lenten Journal in preparation for the joyous season of Easter. Students will work collaboratively  to explore the different books of the Bible.  We will read and complete activities from the Venture Magazine which focuses on the the weekly Gospel.
Chapter 4 Test: Tuesday, April 4th

If you have any questions regarding the Grade 6 curriculum, please e-mail Ms. Grejdus at pgrejdus@saintagnesschool.us.