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Thanks to everyone for your thoughtfulness and kind wishes on this Teacher Appreciation Day.
6th English-Worksheet on adverbs
6th spelling- pages 92-93
6th religion-Know the Ten Commandments by next Tuesday.
8th English-no homework-Bring vocabulary books and English books to class tomorrow.
Students who wear their uniforms to the Open House on Sunday will receive an out-of-uniform pass to use on Monday,January 30th.
6th spelling-test tomorrow Also, bring in any pictures that you will be using to complete your newsletter tomorrow.
8th English- Depression Era letters are due tomorrow.
6th English- There is a quiz on poetry tomorrow. Also, poetry booklets are due tomorrow.
6th spelling- newsletter
6th religion- none
8th English-Quiz Thursday (Study 20.1-20.5) in your English book.) Also, Wk 20.3 is due tomorrow and the writing assignment is due on Friday.
Reminder: Field trip money is due tomorrow.
6th English- quiz on poetry Thursday. Study information on the study guide review sheet and in your notes. Completed poetry booklets are due Thursday.
6th spelling-Test Friday
6th religion-Test on Chapter 6 tomorrow
8th English- Quiz Thursday-study sections 20.1-20.5
6th English- finish "Where I'm From" poem.
6th spelling-finish page 89 (if unfinished)
6th religion- Test Wednesday on Chapter 6
8th English- Cartoons are due tomorrow-Quiz on commas on Wednesday.
6th English-finish shape poem if unfinished.
6th spelling- page 88 if unfinished
8th English-Study vocabulary Lesson 6 for Monday. Cartoons are due on Tuesday.
Have a great weekend!
Reminder: A/R ends tomorrow. Be sure that you have at least ten points by tomorrow.
6th English- Finish business posters. They are due tomorrow.
6th spelling- none
8th English- none
6th English- Unit 12 Test tomorrow-Study pages 344-358. Also, try these web sites for extra practice:
6th religion- none
6th spelling- Test on Lesson 11 tomorrow
6th English-Test Wednesday on Adjectives
6th religion- Test tomorrow on Advent/Christmas. Study pages 318-331.
6th spelling-Test on Lesson 11 Wednesday
8th English-Test tomorrow on agreement-Study pages 507-522
Reminder: Monday is yearbook picture day. Students who are in scouts or play on teams may bring scout shirts or jerseys to wear over their uniforms. Band members should bring their instruments.
6th English- There will be a unit test next week on adjectives.
6th religion-test next Tuesday on the Advent and Christmas seasons.
6th spelling- Test on Lesson 11 Tuesday
8th English-test next week on agreement
6th English- Write five sentences about the painting on pg. 356. Each sentence should contain at least three adjectives.
6th spelling-Finish pg. 75 if unfinished
6th religion-Today we compared the Christmas story as related in the gospel of Luke to the account written by Matthew. Tomorrow we will compare and contrast Luke's and Matthew's gospels.
8th English- Today we practiced techniques for writing quick writes, paragraphs written in a limited amount of time. This is in preparation for the high school entrance tests, some of which require writing samples.
There will be a unit test on agreement some time next week.
Happy New Year! I hope that everyone enjoyed a relaxing, peaceful Christmas bresk.
This week the 6th graders will be continuing our study of adjectives in English class in preparation for the unit test on adjectives next week.
In religion class we will be discussing important feasts that take place during the Christmas season.
Don't forget that the quarter ends on January 13th, and yearbook pictures will be taken on January 9th. Also, everyone should complete the second quarter Accelerated Reader requirement by next week.