6A Families: Thank you so much for the thoughtful class gift! I am so blessed to have such a great class! Happy 2021!

*****Lysol Spray is Needed in the 6A Homeroom****

WELCOME TO 6th Grade with Ms. Guffy!

6th Grade Math, 6th Grade Social Studies, and 6A Religion

I praise you because I am fearfully and wonderfully made; your works are wonderful, I know that full well. ~Psalm 139:14

Link to 6A’s Zoom Room

Meeting Code 876 484 5376 – (Password Protected) 

Important Announcements :

-Health Lesson (for Friday): Virtual Students Please Print for Friday Morning (Located on Mr. McGarvey’s Teacher Page)

-Mrs. Vinovskis will be holding open office hours for students on Monday, Tuesday, and Thursday from 3:00pm-3:30pm. Zoom info is below:

Meeting ID: 365 878 8655
Passcode: 593896
 
-Students will be watching FTM on Monday afternoon!
-Students will be getting a lecture from a School Nurse about Nutrition on Wednesday afternoon 

What’s happening this week? (4/12-4/16) 

****Students should bring GLOVES for Gym Class this week****

Math 6-1: Line Graphs, Double Line Graphs, Double Bar Graphs, and Misleading Graphs 

Math 6-2: Divide Fractions by Fractions, Divide with Whole and Mixed Numbers, Watch Shark Tank (Wednesday)-Fractions and Money, and Shark Tank Project begins at the end of the week

Social Studies: Finish Chapter 5 Section 4…. Silk Road Project due 4/15… Students will get assigned Essay Questions (4/13) due on Test Day … Test for Chapter 5 will be 4/16…  Students are given class time to work on both the Silk Road Project and Essay Questions

Religion: Chapter 18 

****Mindfulness and Curiosity Time continues this Monday Afternoon! New Curiosity Time assigned on March 22 (Due April 12)

We are begining the first of two current events! The first is to find a newspaper/magazine article written about Science! Students have a format to follow, information about the assignment, information on the presentation in a Doc on Schoology.

-IOWA Testing begins April 19

Students should bring the following with them every day:

  1. a dry snack 

  2. a bottle of water 

  3. at least three sharpened No. 2 pencils

  4. a book to read if finished early (NO CHROMEBOOKS)

Our Weekly Schedule:

Click the Link: 

https://docs.google.com/document/d/1tlOA3Mx9xCkTN0Q8Z6yk4T8weA01j0i1fS_aYMlVjds/edit?usp=sharing

Contact Information:

Class 6A- Ms. Guffy 

class6a@stjaneschool.com 

Please contact me with any questions or concerns at this email address. I am also working on another form of communication for parents/ students for everyone to use throughout the school year!

Important Dates: 

School-Calendar-2020-2021

Helpful Links for the School Year 

ReligionChrist Our Life – Link to study guides and chapter review games.

“Books of the Bible” Song

The New American Bible

Social StudiesAncient World – Link to the practice tests online as well as enrichment activities. Please refer to the textbook for the various content codes.

Videos I like: 

What makes a civilization? Click here to find out!

“We’re the Mesopotamians” song

The Mummification Process 

How an Ancient Egyptian Mummy Was Made – WARNING: GROSS

How To Make a Mummy

Death Along the Ganges River

The Mauryan Empire War Elephants 

Who Was The Buddha? 

The Life of Confucius

A Bird’s Eye View of the Huang He

 

class6a@stjaneschool.com

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