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6th Grade Homeroom
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September 18-22

Morning Jumpstarts 11,12:
(Word of the Day, Sentence Mender, Cursive Quote, Analogy of the Day) + Parts of Speech (Diagramming Sentences)

Art This Week:  

Spelling Word List 5 -- 

 

1. taut 

2. southern 

3. idiom 

4. hypocrite 

5. distort 

6. disagreement 

7. exposition 

8. excel 

9. enthusiasm 

10. donor

11. capital 

12. entrepreneur 

13. supply 

14. demand 

15. scarcity 

16. economy 

17. recession 

18. inflation 

19. globalization 

20. opportunity

 


Bible: Lesson 5  
Memory Verse This Week: "Since you excel in so many ways--you have so much faith, such gifted speakers, such knowledge, such enthusiasm, and such love for us--now I want you to excel also in this gracious ministry of giving."
--2 Corinthians 8:7


Monday: Wrap up Amazing Grace, Happy Birthday Ben Carson (66)!
Read The Grace of Giving, pages 30-35
Tuesday: Activitiy 2, page 35. Poster Activity Part 1
Wednesday:
Poster Activity Part 2  
Thursday:
Poster Activity Part 3 
Friday: Say Memory Verse 


Math:  

Monday: Finish 1.5 Activity/Art 
Tuesday: 1.5 Day 1 
Wednesday: 1.5 Day 2  
Thursday: Chapter 5 Test Review
Friday: Chapter 5 Test 


Social Studies: Chapter 1 Wrap-Up
Monday: Wrap-Up 2.1 Gazofi Project, Read 2.2 Exploring Economics, pages 38-43

Tuesday: Begin Gazofi Project 2.2 Part 1
Wednesday:  
Thursday: Gazofi Project 2.2 Part 2 
Friday: Finish Gazofi Project 2.2
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September 11-15
ITBS Achievement Test Week


Morning Jumpstarts 9,10:
(Word of the Day, Sentence Mender, Cursive Quote, Analogy of the Day) + Parts of Speech (Diagramming Sentences)

Art This Week: TBA

No Spelling Word List This Week -- 


Bible: No New Lesson this Week

No Memory Verse This Week: 


Math: Distributive Property, Formulas
(one project this week: 1.5 Activity)

Social Studies: Chapter 2 Geography
Monday: Continue on 2.1 Project from Last week (
Studying Geography, pages 28-37)
Tuesday: Finish 2.1 Project
Wednesday: Begin Chapter 2.2  
Thursday: Continue on 2.2
Friday: Current Events
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September 5-8

Morning Jumpstarts 7,8:
(Word of the Day, Sentence Mender, Cursive Quote, Analogy of the Day) + Parts of Speech (Diagramming Sentences)

Art This Week: Amazing Grace

Spelling Word List 4 -- 

1. culprit

2. latitude

3. trapezoid

4. longitude

5. culture

6. structure

7. palindrome

8. broth

9. gesture

10. asparagus

11. cavernous

12. empanada

13. despondent

14. porcelain

15. peasant

16. migration

17. wholesome

18. hemisphere

19. distort

20. projection


Bible: Lesson 4 Amazing! pages 24-29

Memory Verse This Week: "But you, O Lord, are a merciful and gracious God,
slow to get angry, full of unfailing love and truth."

Psalm 86:15

Monday: Labor Day
Tuesday: Read title story "Amazing!" & Hear more testimonies of grace from last week
Wednesday: Transcribe notation for Amazing Grace
Thursday: Compose original verse with Wednesday's notation
Friday: Say Memory Verse, Share original verse with class


Math: Distributive Property, Formulas

Monday: Labor Day
Tuesday: Distributive Property: 1.4 Day 1 Timed Test Side A
Wednesday: 1.4 Day 2
Thursday: 1.4 Practice & Begin Activity 1.5 Using Formulas to solve problems 
Friday: Finish 1.5 Activity/Art


Social Studies: Chapter 1 Wrap-Up
Monday: Labor Day

Tuesday: Test on Chapter 1 (postponed from last week) 
Wednesday: SSR 
Thursday: Begin Chapter 2.1 Studying Geography, pages 28-37
Friday: Egg Drop (7th Grade Share and Show)


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August 28-September 1

Morning Jumpstarts:
(Word of the Day, Sentence Mender, Cursive Quote, Analogy of the Day) + Parts of Speech (Diagramming Sentences)

Art This Week: TBA

Spelling Word List 3 -- 

1. anecdote

2. prejudice

3. adverse

4. barbel

5. prowl

6. persistence

7. minuscule

8. miserable

9. isthmus

10. navigable

11. onomatopoeia

12. credentials 

13. plagiarize 

14. violates 

15. fact

16. opinion 

17. reliable 

18. uniform 

19. resource

20. locator

 


Bible: Lesson 3 A Drink of New Life pages 18-23

Memory Verse This Week: Let us come boldy to the throne of our gracious God. There we will receive his mercy, and we will find grace to help us when we need it. "
Hebrews 4:16

Monday: A Drink of New Life Part 1 
Tuesday: A Drink of New Life Part 2
Wednesday:  Find a song, poem, picture, or anecdote that illustrates God's grace.
Thursday: Textbook page 23 #1 How is prejudice a lack of grace? 
Friday: Say Memory Verse, Chapel


Math: Expressions and Number Properties

Monday: 1.3 Activity Part 2, 1.3 Day 1
Tuesday: 1.3 Day 2
Wednesday: 1.3 Practice
Thursday: 1.1-1.3 Quiz 
Friday: 1.4 Activity


Social Studies: Chapter 1.3 Researching History
Monday: Text pages 18-21, Scholastic News Handout on Ancient Arena

Tuesday: Gazofi 18.1 
Wednesday: SSR 
Thursday: Finish 18.1, Test Prep. on Chapter 1
Friday: Test on Chapter 1

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August 21-25

Morning Jumpstarts:
(Word of the Day, Sentence Mender, Cursive Quote, Analogy of the Day) + Parts of Speech (Diagramming Sentences)

Art This Week: TBA

Spelling Word List 2 -- 

1. irk

2. grit

3. immigrant

4. evidence

5. scholarly

6. finite

7. interpretations

8. accustomed

9. distraught 

10. garments

11. rabbis

12. ceremonies

13. scripture

14. generations

15. primary 

16. secondary

17. umbra

18. conclusion

19. bias

20 eclipse

 


Bible: Lesson 2 Who is Jesus? pages 10-15

Memory Verse This Week: She will have a son, and you are to name him Jesus, for he will save his people from their sons. 'All of this happened to fulfill the Lord's message through his prophet: 'Look! The virgin will conceive a child! She will give birth to a son, and he will be called Immanuel (meaning, God is with us)'".
--Matthew 1:21-23

 
Monday: Song Service/Chapel
Tuesday:  Read Text pages 10-15, Launch Three Research Groups: 1. Research the Passover, 2. Create Timeline of Christ's Life 
3. Human and Divine (T-Chart, Brochure)
Research Group Session 1
Wednesday: 
Session 2
Thursday: Session 3
Friday: Present Research Groups, Say Memory Verse


Math: Expressions and Number Properties

Monday: 1.2 Activity: Writing Expressions Part 1
Tuesday: 1.2 Day 1 Writing Expressions Part 2
Wednesday: 1.2 Day 2 Writing Expressions Part 3
Thursday: 1.2 Practice Part 4
Friday: 1.3 Activity


Social Studies: Chapter 1.2  How Does a Historian Work?
Monday: Current Events/Solar Eclipse

Tuesday: Last Week's Gazofi Project 1.1 Due, New 1.2 How Does a Historian Work?
Wednesday: SSR Orientation
Thursday: Continue Gazofi Project 1.2 
Friday: Current Events, Gazofi Project 1.2 Due


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The sixth grade classroom will always be a welcoming place, where it is understood
that all students have different interests, abilities, and ways of learning.
We're ready to go.
Have a great year!


August 14-18

Morning Jumpstarts:
(Word of the Day, Sentence Mender, Cursive Quote, Analogy of the Day) + Parts of Speech (Diagramming Sentences)

Art This Week: TBA

Spelling Word List -- 

1. barrage

2. disparagingly

3. dilapidated

4. annex

5. integral

6. decade

7. eras

8. artifacts

9. founding

10. precisely

11. Archaeology

12. Paleontology

13. fossils

14. Anthropology

15. species

16. century

17. millenium

18. Messiah

19. government

20. counselor

 

Bible: Lesson 1 "The Promise" Text pages 4-9

Memory Verse This Week: Isaiah 9:6

"A child is born to us, a son is given to us. And the government will rest on his shoulders. These will be his Royal Titles: Wonderful Counselor, Mighty God, Everlasting Father, Prince of Peace." 

Monday: New Readings and Discussions
Tuesday: Royal Names
Wednesday: Centuries Later Part 1
Thursday: Centuries Later Part 2
Friday: Say Memory Verse


Math: Expressions and Number Properties

Monday: Fair Game Review, Fact Practice A, Begin Lesson 1.1 Activity (Evaluating Algebraic Expressions)
Tuesday: Continue 1.1 Activity, Facts Practice A
Wednesday: 1.1 Day 1, Facts Practice B
Thursday: 1.1 Day 2, Facts Practice A
Friday: 1.1 Practice, Begin 1.2 Activity (Writing Expressions)


Social Studies: Chapter 1 What Does a Historian Do?
Monday: What is History? Discussions and Google Slides Part 1

Tuesday: Why is History Important? Google Slides Part 2
Wednesday: SSR Orientation
Thursday: Gazofi Orientation (Begin Gazofi Project 1.1)
Friday: Gazofi Project 1.1