Wednesday, March 14, 2018

Wednesday, March 14th

Make sure to bring all necessary project materials to class tomorrow. We will begin our project in class.

If you plan to participate in the March Madness Tournament Challenge, be sure to complete your bracket and join the group by the start of school tomorrow!

Tuesday, March 13, 2018

Tuesday, March 13th

Materials needed for our "Board Game Project" are due by Thursday. Please make sure your group has what is needed for class.

Directions are below for how to compete in the 6th grade Tournament challenge. You must complete your bracket by 8:00 on Thursday.

Directions for participating in 6th Grade ESPN Tournament Challenge: (Optional)

1. Go to

2. In the top right corner, click sign up to create a new account.

3. Click on the ESPN Tournament Challenge at the top of the page. If you do not see it, click on "Fantasy" and then choose Tournament Challenge.

4. Click on Create a Bracket. When you name your bracket, your name should be included.

5. Pick the winners of each game, all the way through the National Championship. Do NOT only pick 1st round games.

6.. Once you have created a bracket, click on the "groups" option. Search for "GWA 6th Grade 2018"

7.. You will need to enter a password to join the group. Password: gwa

Good Luck!

Thursday, February 22, 2018

Thursday, February 22nd


Tomorrow is our Medieval Times field trip. We have gone over all of the details in class. You DO NOT need your bookbags or computers at school tomorrow.

Please remember that your ticket and lunch is already covered. The only money you may need is if you want to purchase something in the gift shop.

We will attend our regular homeroom class tomorrow morning. We will load the bus at 9:00. You may bring a snack for the bus if you would like as we will not be attending break tomorrow.

**Remember, our Ch. 15 Test will be on Tuesday, Feb. 27th. Please be studying over the weekend**

Have a great afternoon.

Monday, February 12, 2018

Monday, Feb. 12th

Complete the Ch. 15 Section 2 Discussion Question found in the Content Library. Answer in complete sentences and all parts of the question.

Our Ch. 15 Section 2 Quiz will be tomorrow!

Thursday, February 8, 2018

Thursday, Feb. 8th

There is no written homework tonight.

Important Upcoming Dates:

Tuesday 2/13 - Ch. 15 Sec. 2 Quiz
Wednesday 2/21 - Ch. 15 Test

Friday 2/23 - Medieval Times Field Trip

Also, if you owe money for the Columbus Trip, please turn it in to your homeroom teacher as soon as possible.

Sunday, February 4, 2018

Monday, Feb. 5th - Digital Day

If you are sick, please be sure to use today to rest and hopefully get better. 

February 5th: Digital Day Assignment

1. To continue our discussion of Feudalism in Europe, watch the following 2 short videos in order. (Feudalism Part 2 – Lords and Vassals)

2. While watching the videos, take 10 notes of new information that you learn. (OneNote HW Section)

3. After watching the videos and taking down your 10 notes, write a summary (like you do using the Cornell Method) that summarizes your understanding of Feudalism. Try to make the summary concise but meaningful.

I will be available for questions through email from 10 am to 12 P.M. However, I will check my email periodically throughout the day after that. 

Please let me know if you have any questions.

Thursday, February 1, 2018

Thursday, February 1st

Finish up any details needed to present your skits on Medieval Times for class tomorrow.

You will be given about 5 minutes at the start of class to finish up any details with your group.

If you were absent, there is nothing you need to do for today. I will catch you up when you return. Get better soon!