February 28, 2020- 6th Grade Teacher’s Notes
Literature- We have started an intriguing new novel, The Westing Game
English- We will be starting Unit 8- Nouns.
6th Grade Social Studies– This upcoming week we will be discussing Oceania: Melanesia, Micronesia, and Polynesia. Key vocabulary will be: typhoon, cacao, and luau. We will be wrapping up our Asia study with a final country project starting March 10th.
Our famous African American speeches will be next Thursday/Friday. Please make sure your child has been working on memorizing!
6th Math-We have continuing in Unit E which covers Measurement and Data. In Topic 15, the students are learning about Measures of Center and Variation. (Mean, Median, variability, interquartile range, and some different types of graphs.