Mrs. Woodward

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WELCOME TO SIXTH GRADE!!!  I am really looking forward to see what this year has in store for us! 

Reading/Spelling: We will read from the Treasures reading book some this year as well as reading novels together as a class.  These novels WILL NOT count toward the students' AR goals.  Our spelling words usually go hand-in-hand with our story/novel. This week we are reading The Summer of the Swans from Treasures.  Spelling words can be practiced on  The students were shown how to find our lists.
   Wednesday: Read together and discuss vocabulary; write spelling words
    Thursday: Read individually and multiple definition worksheet, Spelling
    Friday: Reading and Spelling test

Math: We will do a review Math bell ringer everyday.  This helps to review and preview 6th grade math curriculum.  We will use the Go Math series this year.  You may see different worksheets come home for extra practice and/or challenging practice.  
    Wednesday: Review using Math Minutes
     Thursday: Math Benchmark
     Friday: Dividing Multi-Digit Numbers

Social Studies: This week will be reviewing the 50 U.S. States and their capitals.
          How many states can you locate? Computer map game 

Science: Solar Eclipse---What else would we talk about? :)  
          What is a total solar eclipse?  What should we expect?
           The Boy Scouts will be here to give a short presentation on Friday! 

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