This week I will announce our upcoming test date to students.
This week in history we will be finishing our study of the American Revolution.
6th Grade please note that this Thursday even though you would normally see me we will be on a field trip in 7th Grade, thus you will have Dr. Dhodi.
This week in history students will be learning about the largest battles of the Revolution.
This week in history we will be learning about the American Revolution and the start of the actual battles.
Again please check your students grade as I have finalized them for the Interim, very excited to continue to see our 6th grade grow.
Please ask students about their missing work, if they were absent they are allowed to make up the work. If they were present and missed the work I am changing them to an F in the grade book this week. Thank you for helping our students to learn their STAR quality of responsibility as Porter Patriots.
This week in history the students have been learning about the causes of the Revolutionary War.
This week in history the students have started studying the American Revolution.
Happy Valentines Day!!
This week in social studies the students will be finishing up their study on the 13 colonies.
Parents please encourage students to turn in work on time this quarter as late work is not allowed.
This week we will be studying the colony of Georgia.
This week in history we will continue our efforts on Colonization.
Students that are still missing assignments will have an email sent out to you this week. Please check Parent Portal before emailing me with questions. Your student will also be given a pass to come to lunch and make up the work this week. This is the last marking period these accommodations will be made. Thank you for your assistance in making the 6th and 7th Grade more self sufficient.
This week in history we will finish up explorers and move to colonization.
Please start to check your students grade to ensure they are turning in their work. At the moment I have a lot of missing assignments from students all of which were originally classwork. Copies will be available all week in my class for students if it is on paper. The majority of the work can be done online.
This week in history we will be working on Exploration and getting to the Conquistadors of the New World.
Parents and Students,
It is the start of a new Marking Period here at Porter, please be sure to check Edmodo
and Parent Portal to keep up with all of the work that goes on in class.
Parents and Students,
The end of the marking period is coming up, please be sure to have your missing work in to me by the 31st. Second, I also passed out missing work slips to students this morning so that they are able to come and grab the work that they are missing during lunch.
This week in Social Studies we have been looking at the different parts of Portuguese exploration.
Students please remember that you have a test on Thursday, please check Edmodo for the study guide and updates. Looking forward to your success.
This week we will start talking about exploration and the beginning of settling a New World.
This week in class students will be reviewing their Native American unit and studying for the assessment that they will be taking next week. Also please make sure to check your students grades for missing work. There will be an email sent home this week to notify parents of missing work and low grades in class.
Students and Parents,
Our test on the Native American Unit is scheduled for October 17th. I will be giving you multiple resources to study with in class. Please write this in your agenda with multiple reminders to study. This notice is 9 days ahead of the test so start looking at your notes now.
Check Edmodo every day for assignment updates. 6th Grade will also have a quiz on
American Indian regions using a map that they made in class. A link to study will be
on Edmodo this afternoon. Thanks.
This week Interims will come out on Tuesday. Please talk to your student about their grades in class. They are able to make up any missed work they have outside of class
and have been given all the materials they need.
This week in US History we will continue to study Native American cultures. Please study the Native American vocabulary, we will have a quiz on Friday.
Parents and Students be sure to check the Gradebook for any missing assignments. They are marked with an incomplete until you come to me to make them up.
This week in 6th Grade we will be talking about American Indian Civilization and the importance of archeology.
I wanted to talk about some volunteer opportunities that I have in class. I am currently looking for volunteers to come help with some classroom organization tasks that are needed.
The tasks are filing and organizing some of the classroom resources that I have.
If you are willing to help it would be much appreciated, please sign up on the Google Form below, times will be listed there as well.
Great to meet everyone at back to school night, here is the link to the presentation.
New material tomorrow 6th Grade. Lets make sure we remember our procedure for entering and exiting the classroom.
Great first day 6th Grade, looking forward to Wednesday. We are really going to nail down those Rules and Procedures.
Looking forward to starting a great year here at Porter Traditional.
Don't forget that August 25th is Meet and Greet at 3pm.