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Teacher John Ferraro - Sixth Grade  (Send e-mail)

Science

Science textbook is online:
Students can down load the book and listen to audio online. The link to the online book is: http://www.activatelearning.com/student-portal . There is a link to click on in "Cool Links" bellow called "Student Portal to Science Book" that will bring you the Student Postal. The password was given to the students at the beginning of the year.. (This password is case sensitive). Once there, please click on "Student Edition (PDF)" for the book we are currently in. The students can also access the book in Google classroom.

MAROON DAYS - I see my 1st, 6th, & 8th science periods.
GOLD DAYS - I see my 2nd, 7th, & 9th science periods.

Absences - If you are absent, please see me the day you come back to school. Please do not wait until the day of our next class meeting.

Here are the supplies you will need for science:

Science Textbook
Assignment notebook
3-ring binder (1 inch) with 5 divider tabs
Loose leaf paper or a spiral notebook
Pencil pouch with following items:
Multiple blue/black pens
Red pens
Pencils and erasers
highlighters
index cards
coloring supplies these will not be needed everyday

Your son or daughter will need to have a set of earbuds/headphones at school. Earbuds can be used when working on the computers/laptops and kept/stored in your lockers when not in use.

National Junior Honors Society will be offering tutoring on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 2:15-3:15pm. Any student can attend and get homework help or review for a test or quiz during this time. The students have to bring something to work on in order to attend.

Library Hours- Our Library is open from 7 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. everyday. If your son or daughter needs to do research, homework or find a book, they can come in before or after school.

April 25th: Tuesday's Math PARCC Schedule (Tuesday is a GOLD DAY. We are BLOCKING Science & Social Studies.):
7:45-7:48 Attendance with normal class teacher
7:48-9:20 Math PARCC Testing
9:20 - 10:43 1st/2nd Period
10:43-11:13 Lunch
11:16-11:58 6th/7th Period
12:00-12:42 8/9 Period
12:44-1:26 3rd Period Encore
1:28-210 4th Period Encore

April 26th: Wednesday's Math PARCC Schedule (Wednesday is a MAROON DAY.We are BLOCKING Science & Social Studies.):
7:45-7:48 Attendance with normal class teacher
7:48-9:20 Math PARCC Testing
9:20 - 10:43 6th/7th Period
10:43-11:13 Lunch
11:16-11:58 8th/9th Period
12:00-12:42 1st/2nd Period
12:44-1:26 3rd Period Encore
1:28-210 4th Period Encore

April 27th: Thursday's Math PARCC Schedule (Thursday is a GOLD DAY. We are BLOCKING Science & Social Studies.):
7:45-7:48 Attendance with normal class teacher
7:48-9:20 Math PARCC Testing
9:20 - 10:43 8th/9th Period
10:43-11:13 Lunch
11:16-11:58 1st/2nd Period
12:00-12:42 6th/7th Period
12:44-1:26 3rd Period Encore
1:28-210 4th Period Encore
 
 

This week in class

Monday
April 24, 2016 Maroon Day -Periods 1, 6 & 8


If you are absent, please see me the day you come back to school. Please do not wait until the day of our next class meeting to see me.

Today in class we did the following:


Homework: No homework for Maroon Day classes.

Gold Day Classes- Remember the homework form Last Thursday was to read pages 10-12 for tomorrow.

Tuesday
April 25, 2016 Gold Day- Periods 2, 7, & 9


If you are absent, please see me the day you come back to school. Please do not wait until the day of our next class meeting to see me.

Today in class we did the following:


Homework: No Homework

Wednesday
April 26, 2016 Maroon Day Periods 1, 6, & 8


Today in class we did the following:


Homework: No homework

Thursday
April 27, 2016 Gold Day- Periods 2, 7, & 9

Today in class we did the following:

Homework:

Friday
April 28, 2016 Maroon Day Periods 1, 6, & 8



Today in class we did the following:


Homework:



 
 

Important Dates

4/11/2017
ELA PARCC TEST DAY 1

4/12/2017
ELA PARCC TEST DAY 2

4/13/2017
ELA PARCC TEST DAY 3

4/25/2017
MATH PARCC TEST DAY1

4/26/2017
MATH PARCC TEST DAY 2

4/27/2017
MATH PARCC TEST DAY 3

 
 

Downloads List

Class Policies & Course Description 2016-2017 [8/30/2016]
Introduce a Girl to Engineering Day 040117 (1).pdf [2/27/2017]

 
 

Cool Links

Catapult Design
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Eye Dissection link #2
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How Shadows Work
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How to Cite a Bibliography Page
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Science Spot Web Site
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Student Portal to Science Book
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Virtual dissections
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Virtual Eye Dissection
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Virtual Owl Dissection
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World Book Online
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