Mr. Andrews

  • Week of January 6

    Posted by Mr. Andrews on 1/5/2020

    Special Events:

    Monday: No School

    Language Arts:

    We complete unit one of the Springboard with our Unit Test on Wednesday and completing our narratives.

    Math: 

    We review the order of operations

    Science:

    We review Water Cycle and begin our study of Weather.

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  • Week of December 16

    Posted by Mr. Andrews on 12/15/2019

    Special Events

    6th Grade Spelling Bee: Tuesday at 10:30

    Winter Orchestra Concert: Thursday at 9:30

    Flag Ceremony/ Winter Wear Spirit Day: 8:30 Friday

    6th Grade Winter Party: 10:30 Friday Cafeteria

     

    Language Arts:

    We finish our drafts to our Narrative Stories and revise them.

    Students take the Unit Final Test.

     

    Math.

    Prime factorization, LCM, GCF Quiz on Tuesday.

     

    Science.

    We complete our second Water Cycle Explore activity.

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  • Week of December 9

    Posted by Mr. Andrews on 12/9/2019

    Language Arts:

    We begin drafting our fictional narratives. Students will take a review test on the stories from the Stories in 1.11-1.16.

    Thursday: Wordly Wise Quiz.

     

    Math:

    We learn how to find the prime factors for a given number and how to express those as exponents. We use this to find the LCM and GCF.

     

    Science:

    We will conduct investigations to learn about the water cycle.

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  • Week of December 2nd

    Posted by Mr. Andrews on 12/1/2019

    Language Arts:

    We wrap up the final stories in our Narrative Unit and begin drafting our stories. Wordly Wise 7 begins.

     

    Math:

    We begin our first Algebra unit with the study of exponents and the order of operations.

     

    Science:

    We begin our Water Cycle Unit.

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  • Week of 11/18

    Posted by Mr. Andrews on 11/18/2019

    Special Events

    Tuesday: Career Day

    Thursday: Reports Cards for Trimester 1 go home.

    Friday: Mini-Day and Flag Ceremony.

     

    Language Arts.

    Our narrative writing and reading unit continues. Wordly Wise Quiz 6 on Thursday or Friday.

     

    Math:

    We review Unit 2 and take the test on Friday.

    Science: 

    We review the Digestive system.

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  • Week of 11/4

    Posted by Mr. Andrews on 11/3/2019

    Language Arts

    We continue our Narrative unit. Wordly Wise Test 5 on Tuesday.

    Math

    We continue studying coordinate grids. Quiz on Friday covering 2-4 and 2-5.

     

    Science

    We conclude our Human Body unit with a short quiz on Thursday. 

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  • Week of 10/28

    Posted by Mr. Andrews on 10/27/2019

    Special Events:

    Halloween Parade and Flag Ceremony (October 31 at 8:30)

    Students may wear costumes .. more guidelines will be discussed in class.

    Language Arts

    We continue our narrative unit. Wordly Wise 5 lessons all week.

    Math

    We study Absolute Value and Exponent Notation.

    Science

    We continue our study of the Human Body Systems.

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  • 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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