Friday, August 22, 2014

Homework for 8/25/14

PARENTS...This blog is to help you verify your child's planners at home. Please make sure your child is writing down everything daily.

Also, there is a 40 minute study hall every day (except Thursdays starting in Sept)...there is no excuse for students not to get most of their homework done at school.

Every night, students should review their Reading Vocab and Spelling Words, along with their Bible verses.

6th English - Test Wednesday

5th & 6thh Spelling - Test over List 2 on Wednesday - homework due in the tray no later than 8:30 a.m.

History - Quiz Wednesday

Reading - New vocabulary given out - quiz Friday

Science - CCU B #9-15 and all of E on paper; Test tomorrow

Bible - Memorize Eph 6:15-16 by Friday for a quiz; Quiz over lesson 3 on Friday

6th English - Think D page 26; Test tomorrow

5th & 6th Spelling - Test tomorrow over List 2. Homework due tomorrow at 8:30 a.m.

History - Chapter check up 2, section B #5-10 on paper; Test Friday

History - Skill Sheet 4B and Chapter Check Up 2 D all

Science -- Look in your child's folder for the Mammal Poster Project guidelines

5th Language - Page 31 Think A #11-20

5th & 6th Spelling - List 3 homework and test due next Wednesday, September 3

History -- Chapter Check up 2 C all; Test tomorrow

Bible - quizzes tomorrow (see Monday night work)

Reading -- vocab quiz tomorrow

Science - Chapter check up 2 section A #1-8

5th English - Think page 32 and page 38 Think F

Friday, August 15, 2014

Homework for the week of 8/18

Continue to check folders for the weekly objectives which will outline which pages to study for quizzes and tests.

Reminders - 

     1. Hot lunch order forms are due on Monday of the week the lunch is requested. For example if you want a hot lunch for your child on August 20, then form must be in on August 18.

     2. T-shirt orders are due in the office

     3. In grades 5-10, boys' shirts must be tucked in. I will begin issuing Uniform Offenses for those boys who consistently untuck their shirts.

     4. All spelling homework is due at 8:30 on Wednesday morning.

**Students have a reading vocabulary quiz on Friday of each week. The words are sent home each Monday. Students must know the word and definition (but I am not testing spelling of these words). 

***Bible verses for this week are Ephesians 6:13-14. A quiz over lesson 2 and the Bible verses will be Friday.


6th English - Quiz tomorrow; Test Wednesday

6th Spelling - Test over List 1 Wednesday; homework due by 8:30 a.m. Wednesday

5th English - Quiz Wednesday over Helping Verbs

6th Spelling - Test over List 1 Wednesday; homework due by 8:30 a.m. Wednesday

Reading - Vocabulary Quiz on Friday** (see note above)

Science - Read pages 22-24; Chapter Check Up 1, section C, on notebook paper; Quiz tomorrow

Bible - Verses - Ephesians 6:13-14 Quiz Friday; Quiz over lesson 2 Friday


6th English - Test tomorrow; Homework Think D page 15

6th Spelling - Test tomorrow over List 1; homework due

5th English - Quiz tomorrow over helping verbs

6th Spelling - Test tomorrow over List 1; homework due

History - Complete Skill Sheet 1B and Do Chapter Check Up A on notebook paper


6th English - Quiz tomorrow

6th Spelling - Begin studying for list 2

5th Spelling - Begin Studying for list 2

History - Skill Sheet 2 and Chapter Check Up B & C on notebok paper


6th English - Think B page 21

6th Spelling - Work on List 2

5th English - Test Monday

5th Spelling - Work on List 2

History - Chapter Check Up 2 section B #1-4 and E all on notebook paper; Quiz tomorrow

Science - Test next Tuesday over Chapter 1


6th Spelling - List 2 test and homework - next Wednesday

5th English - A & B page 25; Test Monday 

5th Spelling - List 2 test and homework - next Wednesday

Science - Chapter Check Up 1 B #1-8 and D all on notebook paper; Test next Tuesday

Friday, August 8, 2014

Week 1 - August 8

This week there is no written homework due.

Be aware that students should start spelling homework by Wednesday or Thursday. The spelling test will be on August 20 and homework for list 1 will be due that day.

Also, there are quizzes this week.

6th English -- Quiz Friday over

5th/6th History -- Quiz Friday over Chapter 1

5th/6th Science -- Quiz Friday over 1.3 & 1.4

Remember, those of you who are new to our school or new to me, I review in the class. The kids will be ready for the quizzes on Friday. Do NOT worry.

Next week, there will be homework. Let's have a great year!

Saturday, August 2, 2014

Welcome 2014-15 5th and 6th graders

Welcome Back to School!

Check back here every Friday afternoon for updated information on your child's homework, reminders of events happening at school, and important information from me.

Orientation -- August 7

First Day -- August 11 (1/2 day -- noon dismissal)

Labor Day -- September 1 (no school)