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Teacher Renee Grady - Sixth Grade  (Send e-mail)

Team 6B -
Renee' Grady (ELA)
Jackie Brendlinger (Math)
Rebecca Schumacher (Science)
Amy Cumbee (ELA)
Carolyn LeGrande (Math)
Pam Swierczewski (Social Studies)
Cheri O'Brien (Math Interventionist)
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My Schedule:
Ist Hour- Honors ELA Block 1-2
2nd Hour-Honors ELA Block 1-2
3rd Hour- ELA Block 3-4
4th Hour- ELA Block 3-4
5th Hour- Lunch
6th Hour- ELA Block 6-7
7th Hour -ELA Block 6-7
8th Hour- ENCORE/ PLC
9th Hour- ENCORE/Plan
Return to 1st hr. with computers
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Drama Club Coach
National Junior Honor Society Adviser
Letters to Santa Coordinator

Together Everyone Achieves More!
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This week in class

Monday
Monday, February 4
Award Winning Author, Sheri Smith will be presenting to the students Friday, Feb. 8th!!!

ELA 1-2
Flygirl - Read through Chapter 22 (If you were absent, or didn't finish in class, the chapter can be located in Microsoft Teams in the "File" section.

ELA 3-4 & 6-7 - Read Flygirl through Chapter 21. See the "Files" section if you still need to finish the last page of reading.

All ELA - make your entries in your Reading Log. Remember you are beginning a new page for this week.

Did you submit last week's journal pages?

All NEWSELA for the month of February have been saved in your NEWSELA binder. Due dates are in listed in the "Instructions" 2 NEWSELA per week have been assigned. Highlighting & annotations MUST occur at the time the quiz is take. No late highlighting and annotations accepted past due date during 3rd quarter.


Tuesday
Tuesday, February 5
The New 2020 Rebecca Caudill list was published last night! The list is available in your Teams "Files" section. Mrs. Raynes has 16 of the selections in the library right now. More coming! Really excited to see some of these book titles and we have students reading some of the selections already!

Fly Girl

ELA Honors - In class Chapters 23, 24, 25

ELA 3-4 & 6-7: In class Chapters 22, 23, 24

All ELA
Homework: select one student generated question from our list to respond to
Use a separate Word Document
-Restate the question & TAG. Opening
-Present Evidence followed by reasoning/ explanation
-cite 2 pc of text evidence
-conclude

ALL ELA - We will finish Flygirl tomorrow & submit reading logs at the end of the period.

If you are hoping to win one of the special author sessions, your third Sherri Smith book is due tomorrow. I will need to give Mrs. Dotson the names of our 3 plus Sherri Smith readers. Good luck to all those who participated!



Wednesday
Wednesday, February 6
Hotlunch - IDs needed


Flygirl - We finished!!!

Students with 3 books or more will attend a soecial Smith Writer's Workshop



Thursday
Thursday, February 7

NEWSELA - with annotations & highlighting
The entire month of February articles are posted, with due dates.

Friday
Friday, February 8
NJHS Hot Lunch

Author visit, Sherri Smith
Our 6th graders were amazing! They asked great questions and impressed the author with their attention to detail.

Honors ELA - Hidden figures

Reg ELA - Watson's Go to Birmingham


 
 

Downloads List

Education Foundation March 8th Casino Night. Save the Date [11/7/2018]
FSP Dine and Donate [11/7/2018]
Literature- 1963 Collage Project Packet [1/18/2012]

 
 

Cool Links

"SmartHistory" Art History Paleolithic - Present. Free site
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2018 PARCC for Parents
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2019 Rebecca Caudill Illinois Book Award
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5 Essential Survey for Parents
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Ancient Clovis Discoveries
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Ancient Greece Acropolis Virtual Tour
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British Museum- Ancient Greece
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British Museum- Mesopotamia
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Chavet Cave Paintings: National Geographic
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Khan Academy - Free Math, Art, History Tutorials
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Lascaux Caves in France: Virtual Tour of Paleolithic Art
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Life Magazine Archive 1935-1972 - Google Books
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Mummification Process- University of Chicago
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Otzi: The Iceman of the Alps
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Scholastic Scope Online (hcmsELA6th)
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SORA HCMS Online Library Collection Tutorial
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SORA Student Online Library Collection Intro
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The Decorah, Iowa live Eagle Nest Cam
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Theban Mapping Project (Ancient Egypt) (Valley of the Kings)
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Tyrol Museum of Achaeology in Italy: Otzi's home
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World Book
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