|Social Studies & Drama Club Coach Pam Swierczewski - 6th Grade (Send e-mail)|
Cell Phone Message that was shared:
o First time phone goes off in class/student is using it during the school day- the teacher takes it and turns it into the office (parents are called- student can pick the phone up at the end of the day)
o Second time phone goes off in class/student is using it during the school day- the teacher takes it and turns it into the office (parents are called and the parents have to pick up the phone)
o Third time phone goes off in class/student is using it during the school day- the teacher takes it and turns it into the office (parents are called and students has to turn the phone in each morning)
· Field Trip Message that was shared:
o Same as last year, if a student is in academic lunch more than 5 times in the 4th quarter that student will not be eligible to go on their end of the year field trip.
If you are bored, practice your keyboarding skills using correct finger placement on the "home row". I added a cool link for you!
Social Studies Mission Statement: Our mission is to create enlightened citizens who are able to critically investigate historical events in order to interpret their significance on society and bridge the past, present, and future through informed decision making.
State Competition is Saturday November 5 @ Homer Glen.
WELCOME TO 6th Grade!
We will be studying the world's ancient civilizations including Mesopotamia, Egypt, China, India, Greece & Rome.
ALL HOMEWORK is listed on the board for the entire week. IF your child is absent for one day, I will connect with them when they return.
Daily Pencil Case Supplies:
Blue, Black, Red Pens
Highlighters min. three colors
BRING EACH DAY......
~Binder with tabs in place
REMINDER -EXPECTATIONS FOR CLASS:
Character Counts! Respect - Responsibility - Citizenship-Trustworthy - Fair - Caring
RESPONSIBILITY: Bring to class each day 1. Text Book 2. SS Binder with tabs in place and composition book in the front pocket. 3. Pencil Case - Pens, Pencils, a red pen, three different colors of highlighters and 4. Assignment Notebook.
TEXTBOOKS - Available for use at the Frankfort Public Library.
This week in classMonday
Class:Section 3/4 - Greece Power POint Review
PLAY: Greek Philosophers
HW: prepare for Ch. 4 Greece section 3/4 quiz
GOLD DAY - Same as Monday
CLASS: Section 3/4 Quiz
Begin Ch. 5 Greece
Class: Same as Wednesday
Cystic Fibrosis Walk
1/2 Day School Improvement Day
NO SCHOOL - Memorial Day
1/2 Day LAST DAY OF THE YEAR!
Downloads ListGreece Ch. 4 power point [5/10/2017]
Research Collecting Notes [3/17/2017]
The Great Wall CER Organizer [5/3/2017]
Using Inquiry Skills Source Links [3/16/2017]
Cool Links197 countries Map Knowledge Competition 15 min
BBC TRAVEL the WORLD
Easy Map Matching
History.com - ANCIENT EGYPT-after commercial 20 min
Horrible History Cartoon - The Egyptians 24min
How to Cite Resources for Social Studies
How to Evaluate a source as reliable - or not?
Human Odyssey Interactive Map(200,000 years ago to present time)
Journals Through History: Ancient Egypt 17min.
Kids Animated Ancient Egypt - Ch. 2 Section 1 - 21 min.
Lizard Point Geography Matching
MAP Man GAME of Geography Knowledge
Mr. Nicky's Egypt Rap
Mr. Nicky's King Tut
Pick a Continent and name the countries in it!!
Ten Cool Things About India
The Mystery of Egyptian Desert Glass-Video
TYPING correctly by practing with games