by Alan Wellna on April 16, 2021
We have our last go-around with MAP Testing in 6th grade this
week. Hopefully we can focus and work hard for one more
session! The times and dates are as follows:
- Tuesday, April 20th - Reading MAP Test during
- Thursday, April 22nd - Math MAP Test during
Social Studies/Math time
Reminder: Casual Fridays all through April.
Also reminder: Please make sure you see and send back your
brown envelopes. I only have about half
of them after 4 days.
Announcements for this week:
- MAP Testing - Week of April 19th
- Parent-Teacher Conferences (By
appoinment) - April 29th
- 8th Grade Confirmation - Sunday, May
- Half-Day - Friday, May 28th
- NO SCHOOL - Monday, May 31st
||We are trucking along in our China unit. Our map quizzes
were very good, and this week we will just have a few assignments
but no quizzes and tests.
||No test scheduled.
We are continuing our focus on the last week of Jesus' life here
on earth. We will be looking at His burial and resurrection as well
His appearances following His resurrection.
Memory Quiz #27 - DUE April 23rd
Luke 24:48-49 ~ You are witnesses of these things. I am going to
send you what my Father has promised; but stay in the city until
you have been clothed with power from on high."
Journal Entry #15 - DUE April 30th
We have now almost completed four months of 2021! As you chose
your Word of the Year and Bible verse I had you think about things
that you wanted to be different this year, or things that you
wanted to accomplish. So how's it going? Are you keeping focused on
your Word? Why or why not? Where has God been leading you because
of you 2021 word? Are you continuing to talk to Him about your
word? Why or why not?
Sermon Note #6 - DUE May 14th
This week in 6th grade, we are doing planet
projects! They will have three class periods to work on
it. It will be due Friday, April 23rd!
This week, we will do some Grammar work and begin our
next writing unit. No major assignments will be due this week.
We will begin the second half of our unit this
week. Students will choose the topic that they'd like to focus on
for their project and begin research. The end goal for this unit is
to put together a Ted Talk to advocate for their topic, but I don't
anticipate getting there for another week or so.
We will work on Unit 12B this week. Students will be
responsible for completing Using Context (pg. 175), Choosing the
Right Word (pg. 176), and Completing the Sentence (pg. 177). The
test will be Friday April 23rd. The words for the unit are:
5-8 P.E. Speedball/Basketball (5th grade
also did badminton)
6 Health Resolving conflict skits
and tips for making healthy decisions.
Fischer Music Started our Incredibox project