What we will be doing in class this week!

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    October 18-22

    Happy 11th full week of your 6th grade year!!!

    Essential Questions- RL.6.2: Can we determine a theme or central idea of a text and how it is conveyed through particular details? Can we provide a summary of the text distinct from personal opinions or judgments? 6.RP.A.2: Can we understand the concept of a ratio and use ratio language to describe a ratio relationship between two quantities?

    18th: Review character traits on the board. Complete bellwork and character trait questions. Review character traits. Complete figurative language and context clues worksheets. Review pass the paper exercise and begin Wednesday reading, if time permits. Review student’s understanding of comprehension questions. 

    19th: Review vocabulary taught in Math. Make word wall cards with vocabulary words. Present the BrainPop videos. Take quizzes on the videos. Work on MobyMax lessons (individualized for each student). 

    20th: Review history of Halloween via video and introduce new Holiday via video. Discuss differences between two holidays. Complete worksheet of venn diagram comparing and contrasting the two holidays. Assist students in writing comparing and contrasting.

    21st: Review vocabulary taught in Math. Complete the Ratios Digital Escape Room!!

    22nd: Review characters by having students present them to the class. Review 12 facts about mummies and provide visual with toilet paper. Work through questions on what they would take in their afterlife and draw pictures including facts. Complete persuasive paragraph on opinion of mummies in museums. Assist students in creating mummies and writing paragraphs.