Monday, December 12, 2016

Monday, December 12th

Complete the Chapter 8 Section 2 Vocab. (Pg. 269). There are 12 total terms.

Thursday, December 8, 2016

Thursday, Dec. 8th

Bring earbuds or headphones to class tomorrow. We will use them for an activity having to do with the "hour of code."

Also, tomorrow is the last day to contribute to the school wide canned food drive.

Tuesday, December 6, 2016

Tuesday, Dec. 6th

No homework after the test today.

Remember that I will be doing my observations tomorrow during school.

Also, remember to bring in canned goods for the canned food drive.

Monday, December 5, 2016

Monday, Dec. 5th

Study for your Ch. 7 Test tonight. The test will cover sections 1,2,and 3.

Remember to bring in cans for the can food drive by this FRIDAY!

Thursday, December 1, 2016

Thursday, Dec. 1st

No written homework tonight. You may begin studying for our test over Chapter 7 which is on Tuesday.

Tuesday, November 29, 2016

Tuesday, Nov. 29th

Complete Chapter 7 Section 2 Review (Pg. 239 #1-5). Answer questions in complete sentences.

Monday, November 28, 2016

Monday, Nov. 28th

Complete the Ch. 7 Section 2 Vocab. (Pg. 233). There are 8 total terms.

Friday, November 18, 2016

Friday, Nov. 18th

There is NO assignment over the break. Enjoy your Thanksgiving break as we all have so much to be thankful for!

Wednesday, November 16, 2016

Wednesday, Nov. 16th

Complete Chapter 7 Section 1 Vocab beginning on page 225. There are 11 total terms in the section.

Monday, November 14, 2016

Thursday, November 10, 2016

Thursday, Nov. 10th

No written homework tonight.

Remember you have a TEST over Chapter 6 on Tuesday, next week.

Wednesday, November 9, 2016

Tuesday, November 8, 2016

Tuesday, Nov. 8th

Complete Ch. 6 Section 2 Vocabulary but NOT places (Nepal, Tibet). There should be 10 total terms.

Monday, November 7, 2016

Monday, Nov. 7th

Complete your Travel Brochure for tomorrow!

Remember, each page should be completed for a total of 6 pages.
There should be a (1) Title Page, (4) Pages on Ancient India, and (1) Page on Present-Day India.

Friday, November 4, 2016

Friday, Nov. 4th

Complete your Veterans Day Projects for Monday. Remember they are a TEST grade!

Thursday, November 3, 2016

Thursday, Nov. 3rd

Study for your Quiz over Ch. 6 Section 1. Study your vocabulary and notes.

Continue to work on your Veterans Project. They are due on Monday but may be turned in early.

Wednesday, November 2, 2016

Wednesday, Nov. 2nd

Continue to work on your Veterans Day Projects. They are due on Monday. You may turn them in early if you finish before Monday.

We will have a quiz over Chapter 6 Section 1 on Friday.

Monday, October 31, 2016

Monday, Oct. 31st


Ch. 6-1 Vocab (Pg. 195) : 13 Terms total


Ch. 6-1 Quiz - FRIDAY 11/4

Veterans Day Project - MONDAY 11/7

Friday, October 28, 2016

Friday, Oct. 28th

No written homework after our test today.

Veteran's Project Due Date is approaching. Make sure you are working on your page. It is due next Monday, Nov. 7th.

Wednesday, October 26, 2016

Wednesday, Oct. 26th

Begin studying for your test on Friday. (Chapter 4)

Also, be working on the Veteran's Project. It is Due on Nov. 7th.

Tuesday, October 25, 2016

Tuesday, Oct. 25th

Complete Ch. 4-4 Review (Pg. 146 #1-6). Answer questions in complete sentences.

Monday, October 24, 2016

Monday, Oct. 24th

Complete the Vocab from Chapter 4 Section 3. (There are 12 terms including People and Places).

Continue to work on your Veterans Project. If you have not started, you should begin. The projects are due on Nov. 7th. Guidelines are in OneNote.

***Our Chapter 4 Test is this Friday, Oct. 28th.

Wednesday, October 19, 2016

Wednesday, Oct. 19th

Due Friday:

Complete any part of the Ch. 4-2 Questions 1-9 that you did not finish in class. These must be done when you come to class on Friday.

Tuesday, October 18, 2016

Tuesday, Oct. 18th

Complete Ch. 4-2 Review (Pg. 130 #1-6). Remember, the Quiz tomorrow will cover Ch. 4 Sections 1-2).

Monday, October 17, 2016

Monday, Oct. 17th

Complete the Vocabulary terms for Chapter 4 Section 2 (Pg. 125-130). There are 9 total terms. This should be done in OneNote.

Upcoming Quiz: We will have a Quiz on Wednesday covering Chapter 4 Sections 1-2.

Thursday, October 13, 2016

Thursday, Oct. 13th

Complete Ch. 4 Sect. 1 Review (Pg. 123 #1-6). Answer the questions in complete sentences in OneNote. This will be HW #2.

Wednesday, October 12, 2016

Wednesday, Oct. 12th

Complete the Ch. 4-1 Vocab in OneNote. There should be a total of 8 terms. These may be typed or handwritten in OneNote.

Tuesday, October 4, 2016

Tuesday, Oct. 4th

We will begin exam schedule tomorrow and continue through Friday. Tomorrow, students will go to their 1st and 2nd period classes for 2 hours each. Please remember NOT to begin bringing your laptops until the following Wednesday (OCT 12th).

Friday, September 30, 2016

Wednesday, September 28, 2016

Wednesday, Sept. 28th

Complete Ch. 3 Section 2 Review (pg. 92 #1-6).

The Ch. 3 Test will be on Tuesday, Oct. 4th

Tuesday, September 27, 2016

Tuesday, Sept. 27th

Complete Ch. 3 Section 2 Vocabulary (11 terms beginning on pg. 87).

Quiz on Wednesday will cover Ch. 3 Section 1 ONLY!

Monday, September 26, 2016

Monday, Sept. 26th

Complete Ch. 3 Section 1 Review (Pg. 85 #1-6).

Remember, there is a quiz over Ch. 3 Section 1 on Wednesday.

Wednesday, September 21, 2016

Wednesday, Sept. 21st

Complete the Vocab for Chapter 3 Section 1. (Pgs. 81-85).

There are 12 total terms including people, places, and vocab terms.

Tuesday, September 20, 2016

Tuesday, Sept. 20th

No Homework following the Test today.

We will doing laptop training tomorrow during class before beginning the next chapter.

Monday, September 19, 2016

Monday, Sept. 19th

Study for your test tomorrow over Chapter 2.

Study your:
-People and Places

Those of you who have struggled thus far have struggled with vocab. Please make sure to look over the terms from this Chapter.

Friday, September 16, 2016

Friday, Sept. 15th

If you did not finish in class, finish:

Pg. 69-72 Vocab (Ch. 2 Section 4) 
Ch. 2-4 Worksheet

Begin studying for your test over Ch. 2 which is on Tuesday.

Wednesday, September 14, 2016

Wednesday, Sept. 14th

Complete Ch. 2 Section 3 Vocabulary including people and places. There should be a total of 9 terms.

**Our next test will be on Tuesday, Sept. 20th. It will cover Chapter 2.

Tuesday, September 13, 2016

Monday, September 12, 2016

Monday, Sept. 12th

Study for your quiz tomorrow. The quiz will cover Ch. 2 sections 1-2.

Study your vocab and notes from each section.

Friday, September 9, 2016

Friday, Sept. 9th

Complete your 9/11 Interview over the weekend. Make sure the person you are interview is old enough to remember the events of 9/11 as they happened.

This list of questions are below in Thursday's blog update.

Have a great weekend.

Thursday, September 8, 2016

Thursday, September 8th

Complete Pg. 52 #1-5 from Wednesday if you haven't done so already.

Below are the 9/11 Interview Questions. Please conduct your interview with someone who is old enough to remember the day as it occurred. This can be a parent, grandparent, family friend, etc...
Remember, your interviews are due on Monday.

Interview Questions:

  1. Who is the interview being conducted with?
  2. Where were you when you 1st heard about the twin towers being attacked?
  3. What was your initial reaction?
  4. Describe the rest of the day for you? What did you do? How did your daily routine change? 
  5. Describe the days following 9/11. How did life change?
  6. When was the next time you traveled? Were there any differences in travel?
  7. Describe any differences to security in public places such as event sites, airports, etc..
  8. When you think back to 9/11, what are your feelings?
  9. What are you most proud of regarding how America responded to the events of 9/11? 
If there are any other interesting stories/facts about the day, feel free to share those as well. 

Wednesday, September 7, 2016

Wednesday, Sept. 7th


Complete Pg. 52 #1-5 by Friday. Be thinking about who you will interview for the 9/11 interview over the weekend. You will receive the interview questions on Friday.

Please complete the online Module 1 with a parent. This is required in order to receive your laptop on time. This must be completed by Monday, September 12th.

Tuesday, September 6, 2016

Tuesday, Sept. 6th


Complete the Ch. 2 Section 2 Vocab (people, places, and terms). There are 7 total terms.

If you haven't completed Module 1 online for the computer training, please do so before Monday, Sept. 12th.

Thursday, September 1, 2016

Thursday, September 1st

Complete the vocabulary (terms, names, places) for Chapter 2 Section 1. There should be 9 total terms.

Tuesday, August 30, 2016

Monday, August 29, 2016

Monday, Aug. 29th


Finish the Ch. 1 Review (Pg. 32 #1-14) that we began in class today. Begin studying for your test on Wednesday.

Friday, August 26, 2016

Friday, Aug. 26th

No written homework but begin studying for your Ch. 1 Test on Wednesday. Have a great weekend!

Thursday, August 25, 2016

Thursday, Aug. 25th

No Homework Night!

Please plan to attend the ice cream social tonight starting at 6:30. Ice Cream will be served starting at 6:30 in the Nicholson Center. The program will begin at 7:20 in the football stadium!

Tuesday, August 23, 2016

Tuesday, Aug. 23rd


Complete the (Ch. 1-2) worksheet that was started in class. Questions on the back must be answered in complete sentences!

The Ch. 1 Test will be on next Wednesday Aug. 31st.

Monday, August 22, 2016

Monday, Aug. 22nd


Complete Chapter 1 Section 2 Vocab including people and places. (There should be 14 total terms).

Thursday, August 18, 2016

Thursday, Aug. 18th

Study for your quiz tomorrow!

The quiz will cover:

Chapter 1 Section 1 information (Study your notes!)
Chapter 1 Section 1 Vocab
Putting B.C./A.D. dates in order and on a timeline

Wednesday, August 17, 2016

Wednesday, Aug. 17th

Complete the Ch. 1 section 1 vocab. Define the highlighted vocabulary words for section 1 not including the cities (Jericho and Catal Huyuk). There should be 9 total terms.

This is #9 in your binder!

Tuesday, August 16, 2016

Tuesday, Aug. 16th

No Homework in Social Studies tonight. Study for your quizzes in English and Science.

Remember, you will have a quiz over Ch. 1-1 and B.C./A.D. timelines on Friday.

Monday, August 15, 2016

Monday, Aug. 15th

Complete Pg. 15 #1-6. Answer all questions in complete sentences, however, you do not have to write the question.

Thursday, August 11, 2016

Thursday, August 11th


Finish the timeline we started in class today using the list of top 10 dates from yesterday. Remember, the spaces representing each year should be about the same length.

Wednesday, August 10, 2016

Wednesday, August 10th

I hope everyone is getting comfortable in 6th grade. I have enjoyed getting to know all of you the past two days and look forward to the rest of the school year.


Create a list of top 10 important dates that have occurred during your lifetime. Remember they can be personal events, world events, or a combination of both.

The more accurate the date, the better. (Ex. Aug. 10, 2016 is better than Aug. 2016). However, either one is acceptable.