Mr. Andrews

  • Week of 10/21

    Posted by Mr. Andrews on 10/20/2019

    Special Events:

    Red Ribbon Week: Monday: Wear Red, Tuesday: Sunglasses, Wednesday: Sports Wear/Jerseys, Thursday: Hawaiin/ Leis.

    Heart Assembly: Tuesday

    Friday: Student Free Day (Staff Development)

    Language Arts:We being our Narrative Writing Unit (Part 2) , Wordly Wise 5

    Math:

    Comparing Rational Numbers(Fractions and Decimals) and plotting them on number lines.

    Science:

    Human Body Systems 

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  • Week of 10/14

    Posted by Mr. Andrews on 10/13/2019

    Special Events

    Fine arts class is Wednesday. The Great Shakeout will take place on Thursday.

     

    Language Arts

    Final drafts of the personal narrative are due Wednesday. We will continue our mini unit on reading news. Wordly Wise 4 test on Friday.

     

    Math

    We begin unit 2: rational numbers, ordering and comparing fractions, decimals, and whole numbers. Understanding positive and negative numbers. 

     

    Science

    We compare plant and animal cells.

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  • Week of October 7

    Posted by Mr. Andrews on 10/6/2019

    Special Events:

    Tuesday: Student Council Elections

    Language Arts

    We continue our mini-unit on non fiction as well as our Narrative Assessment. We begin Unit three of Wordly Wise.

    Math.

    Unit One test will be Friday. 

    Science

    Animal Cells quiz this Wednesday.

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  • Week of 9/29

    Posted by Mr. Andrews on 9/29/2019

    Special Events

    Saturday is Fall Festival.

    Language Arts

    We will continue our Narrative Writing Assessment for Unit One.

    Wordly Wise Test on Wednesday.

     

    Math.

    Lessons this week cover division of fractions and mixed numbers.

     

    Science.

    We enter our second Cells scope.

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  • Week of 9/16

    Posted by Mr. Andrews on 9/15/2019

    Language Arts

    Wordly Wise test has been scheduled for this Friday. Our narrative unit continues.

     

    Math

    Decimal Division Quiz on Wednesday

     

    Science

    We continue our study of cells. Scores for Cell Quiz 1 are posted on Google Classroom.

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  • Week of 9/9

    Posted by Mr. Andrews on 9/8/2019

    Special  Events:

    Friday is our Square 1 art project day after lunch.

     

    Language Arts:

    We continue our Personal Narrative Unit. Wordly Wise test 2 scheduled for Friday.

    Math

    We will review whole number division, estimation, and then begin decimal division.

     

    Science

    We continue our study of cells with two different investigations and a short quiz on Thursday.

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  • Week of 9/2

    Posted by Mr. Andrews on 9/2/2019

    Special Events:

    Back to School Night:  I look forward to seeing the parents this Wednesday at Back to School Night. This is also a mini-day with 6th grade dismissal at 12:30.

     

    Language Arts:

    We continue our study of Personal Narratives with writing and analysis of "The Circuit."

     

    Math:

    We wrap up our review of Decimal Multiplication with a short quiz on Thursday.

     

    Science:

    Last week we began our study of cells and the classification of living and non-living things. We continue to deepen our understanding of cells this week.

     

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  • Week of 8/26

    Posted by Mr. Andrews on 8/24/2019

    Special Events:

    Flag Ceremony this Friday at 8:30 am. P.E. Begins this week. Students should wear appopriate shoes.

    Language Arts:

    We began our Narrative Writing unit last week. Students will be writing daily drafts during the next few weeks and exploring the theme of change in our literature book.

    Our first Wordly Wise test is scheduled for Thursday.

    Math

    Last week we began a short look at statistical landmarks which we will revisit throughout the year. This week we will review addition, subtraction, and multiplication of decimals. Mini-quizzes will be introduced throughout the week.

    Science:

    We begin rotations this week. In Science we will explore the concept of models and black boxes.

     

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  • Welcome!

    Posted by Mr. Andrews on 8/10/2019 2:05:00 PM

    Welcome to the 2019/2020 school year!

     

    I hope you had a great summer I can't wait to meet all of the new sixth graders in person on August 21!

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