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6th Grade Earth Science Agenda and Homework - Friday, November 17th.
 
1. Our Book Fair ended today.  Thank you for all of your support.
 
2. As we leave for Thanksgiving  our Astronomy Journal should now have pages 1 to 13 inside your folder or binder.  This would be a great time to look it over and make sure all the pages are done and in order.  Thank you for staying organized !!
 
3. Our laptop activity today was on Black Holes in outer space.  Please check Parent Portal for your grade today.  Thank you for working hard !!
 
***  Happy Thanksgiving !!  I am thankful for all of you for your support and hard work.  Keep it up !!  I will see you back here on Monday, November 27th.  Enjoy your time off with family and friends. ***

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6th Grade Earth Science Agenda and Homework - Thursday, November 16th.
 
1. Due tomorrow - complete side one of today's activity titled What Do You Know About Stars ?  We finished side two in class today now I need you to finish the 10 review questions. If you are stuck use your Science Journal.  We will grade this tomorrow.
 
2. Our Book Fair ends tomorrow after both lunches. Thank you for helping out our library earn some funds !!
 
*** Have a good Thursday !!  See you tomorrow. ***

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6th Grade Earth Science Agenda and Homework - Wednesday, November 15th.
 
1. Extra Credit #10 ended today.  This was optional.  Thank you for trying the extra credit this year !!
 
2. Due tomorrow - complete your HR Diagram from class today.  Finish plotting the 16 stars from the chart on side one of today's activity.  You do not need a textbook to finish plotting the stars.  This activity will be worth 16 points on Parent Portal tomorrow.  Thank you for doing your homework !!
 
*** Have a great Wednesday !!  Next week is Thanksgiving Week and there is no school.  See you tomorrow !!  ***

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6th Grade Earth Science Agenda and Homework - Tuesday, November 14th.
 
1. Extra Credit #10 ends tomorrow.  This is optional.
 
2. Today you turned in your Electromagnetic Spectrum of Stars Activity.  Please check Parent Portal for your grade.  If you did not turn this in make sure I get it ASAP for a late grade.  You do not want to take zero's on your assignments.  Thank you !!
 
3. Please bring in your color pencils or crayons for tomorrow's activity.  Today we learned about the HR Diagram for stars.  Tomorrow we are each going to create this diagram.
 
4. Our school Book Fair is this week.  Today we visited the Book Fair and looked over all the things inside.  This is a fundraiser for our library.  So please help us out if you can by purchasing a few items.  Thank you !!  
 
***  Have a great Tuesday !!  See you tomorrow. ***

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6th Grade Earth Science Agenda and Homework - Monday, November 13th.
 
1. Due tomorrow - complete your Electromagnetic Spectrum Activity from last week.  Add color for an A or A+ grade.  This will be turned in for a Parent Portal grade tomorrow.  Thank you.
 
2. Extra Credit #10 ends this Wednesday.  Extra Credit is optional.
 
3. We will be going to the Book Fair tomorrow during your science period.  The S.P. Library is closed this week except for the Book Fair.  Family and friends are welcome to come by and see it all this week.  Thank you for your support !!
 
***  Have a great Monday !!  Did you thank a Veteran over the weekend ?  See you tomorrow. ***
 

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6th Grade Earth Science Agenda and Homework - Thursday, November 9th.
 
1. Due Tuesday - complete your Electromagnetic Spectrum Activity at home.  Cut it out, glue or tape it together, and add color for an A+ or A grade.  Thank you !!
 
2. Extra Credit #10 ends next Wednesday.  This is optional.
 
3. Your Astronomy Journal should now have pages 1 to 9 inside your folder or binder.  Thank you for staying organized this semester !
 
***  Say thank you to a Veteran !!   Enjoy your three day weekend !  See you on Monday. ***

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6th Grade Earth Science Agenda and Homework - Wednesday, November 8th.
 
1. Due tomorrow - complete today's activity titled 15-1 Review.  Use your journal and brain to finish the questions.  If you are stuck on a question than hypothesis based on what we have studied these past two weeks.  This is page 8 in your journal.
 
2. Due Tuesday - complete your Electromagnetic Spectrum Model that we started in class yesterday.  Cut it out, tape or glue it together, and add color for an A grade. Thank you !!
 
3. Extra Credit #10 ends next Wednesday.  Extra Credit #9 ended today.  This is optional.
 
*** A BIG shout out to our Veterans this week and every week !!   Thank you for your service !!  See you tomorrow. ***

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6th Grade Earth Science Agenda and Homework - Tuesday, November 7th.
 
1. Extra Credit #9 on Topographic Mapping ends tomorrow.  You must place it in the green extra credit box before you leave tomorrow.  This is optional.
 
2. Due next Tuesday - complete your Electromagnetic Spectrum Model for a Parent Portal grade.  Today we started the model, now you have to finish it at home.  For an A+ grade add color, cut it out neatly, and tape or glue it together.  This is not a journal page. Be neat !!   Thank you !!
 
***  Have a great Tuesday !!  This is Veteran's Day Week.  Be sure to thank a Veteran.  There is no school on Friday.  See you tomorrow. ***

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6th Grade Earth Science Agenda and Homework - Monday, November 6th.
 
1. Extra Credit #9 ends on Wednesday.  This is optional.
 
2. Laptops on the Electromagnetic Spectrum of Stars was our activity today.  Check your grade on Parent Portal.
 
3. I graded your October Science Agenda on Friday.  Was your journal ready for grading on Friday ?  Check Parent Portal for this grade.  
 
4. Today I collected your Current Science Skill-Builders Quiz for a grade. 
 
***  Enjoy your Monday !!  See you tomorrow. ***

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6th Grade Earth Science Agenda and Homework - Friday, November 3rd.
 
1. Due Monday - I will be collecting your Current Science Skill- Builders Quiz on Monday for a Parent Portal Grade. 
 
2. Extra Credit #9 ends next Wednesday.  If you did not pick this up today you can get it on Monday.  Extra Credit is optional.
 
3. Our Astronomy Journal should now have pages 1 to 6 inside your folder or binder.  Your Current Science worksheet is not a page in your journal. Thank you for staying organized !! 
4. Our Rocket decorating extra credit ended today.  Please check Parent Portal for your October Science Agenda grade today.  Did you fill in all 22 boxes for the month of October ?  Thank you for copying down the information from my agenda board.
 
***  Enjoy your weekend !!  See you on Monday. Happy Birthday Ms. Chuang !! ***
 

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6th Grade Earth Science Agenda and Homework - Thursday, November 2nd.
 
1. Our Rocket Model decorating extra credit ends tomorrow.  This was our Rocket we built at Mt. Sac. on October 10th.
 
2. Due Monday - complete your Current Science Skill-Builders Quiz for Monday.  You may check out a magazine today or tomorrow if you did not complete this in class.
 
3. I will be grading your October Science Agenda tomorrow.  We covered pages 28 to 38 for a total of 22 boxes.  Did you fill in all 22 boxes for the month of October ?
 
4. I will give you Extra Credit #9 tomorrow.  This will be due by next Wednesday.  It is optional.
 
***  Enjoy your Thursday !!  See you tomorrow. ***

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6th Grade Earth Science Agenda and Homework for Wednesday, November 1st.
 
1. Due tomorrow -  I need to grade your DR Notes from 15-1 on Stars tomorrow.  I gave you time to finish this in class today.
 
2. I do need to collect your Current Science Skill-Builders Quiz this week.
 
3. I graded you Astronomy Title Page today.  Check Parent Portal for your grade.
 
***  Have a happy first day of November !  See you tomorrow. ***

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6th Grade Earth Science Agenda and Homework - Monday, October 30th.
 
1. We will complete our DR Notes for 15-1 Stars on Wednesday.  This should be page 4 in your journal.
 
2. We will complete our Current Science Skill-Builders Quiz on Wednesday.  Some of you may not have started this last week when I was gone. 
 
3. Due Wednesday - complete your Title Page on Astronomy.  You must use at least 8 or more colors.  I am going to grade this on Wednesday for a Parent Portal grade.  
 
***  October is almost over.  Remember, tomorrow is a minimum day.  We are out at 11:30 am.  Trick or Treat !!!  ***

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6th Grade Earth Science Agenda and Homework - Tuesday, October 31st.
 
1. Due tomorrow - I will be grading your Astronomy Title Page tomorrow.  Did you use at least 8 colors ?  Finish this tonight if you have not completed it.
 
2. We will complete our DR Notes for 15-1 on Stars tomorrow in class.  Also, we will finish the Current Science from Friday tomorrow.  Come ready to work !!  Thank you !!
 
***  Happy Trick or Treat !!  BE safe !!  See you tomorrow. ***

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6th Grade Earth Science Agenda and Homework - Thursday, October 26th and Friday, October 27th.
 
1. Tomorrow complete your DR Notes 15-1 on Stars.  Finish 1 to 31 in class while reading pages 436 to 443 in the blue textbook.
 
2. Your Astronomy Science Journal should now have pages 1 to 4 inside.  By the end of the period tomorrow all four pages should be done. I will grade them next week.
 
3. In class tomorrow after finishing your DR Notes 15-1 on Stars begin working on our Current Science Magazine.  Read the four articles and take the Skill-Builders Quiz. Keep the Quiz in your folder and I will collect this for a grade next week.
 
*** Tomorrow ends Red Ribbon Week. It is dress like a Twin Day and Say No to Drugs.  Find a friend and dress alike.  See you on Monday. ***

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6th Grade Earth Science Agenda and Homework - Wednesday, October 25th.
 
1. Today you should have finished your Chapter Evidence Preview (CEP) for Chapter #15 on Stars, Galaxies, and the Universe. This is page 3 in your journal.
 
2. Today you should have begun your Title Page for Astronomy.  I need you to use at least 8 or more colors.  This should be page 1 of your journal.
 
3. Extra credit # 8 ended today.  It should now be in the green extra credit box.
 
***  Yesterday you took home your Progress Report. Our next grading period ends on December 20th.  Tomorrow is Throwback Thursday for Red Ribbon Week.  Wear clothes from an earlier era. **

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6th Grade Earth Science Agenda and Homework - Tuesday, October 24th.
 
1. Complete today's Chapter Evidence Preview (CEP) tomorrow in class.  This is not homework because we are working out of a textbook that you do  not have at home.  Our orange science book does not have an Astronomy section.
 
2. Extra Credit #8 ends tomorrow.  This is optional.
 
3. Decorated Mt. Sac. Rocket for extra credit ends November 1st. This is optional.
 
4. Today's power point notes 15-1 and your CEP will be pages 2 and 3 in your new Astronomy journal.  You will do page 1 in class tomorrow.
 
***  I am at a Science Conference for the next two days.  Class time will be a work period on Astronomy.  Follow the steps on the board each day.  They need to be finished in class when I get back.  Thank you !!  ***

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6th Grade Earth Science Agenda and Homework - Monday, October 23rd.
 
1. Extra Credit #8 ends on Wednesday.  This is on back of page 16 in your #2 Science Journal.  Make sure you do this on a separate sheet of paper.  Re-state the question in your sentence answer.  This is optional.
 
2. Your decorated Mt. Sac Rocket is due back by 11/1.  It is an extra credit so this is optional.
 
3. Test #2 Makeup is today.  I will post the test scores on Parent Portal tomorrow.
 
4. Today we began our study of Astronomy using the laptops.  We looked at the Life Cycle of Stars. How well did you do on your laptop grade today ?  You may now empty out Journal #2 at home.  Save this journal for a future extra credit.  If for some reason I have not graded this journal then do not empty it out !  I need to grade it.  Thank you for being organized !!
 
*** It is Red Ribbon Week. Tomorrow is Living Drug Free is no Sweat.  You can wear sweat pants to school tomorrow. ***

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6th Grade Earth Science Agenda and Homework - Friday, October 20th.
 
1. How well did you do on Test #2 / Tools of Earth Science today ?  Monday will be a test makeup day for those students who were absent.  Was your Journal #2 ready for grading today ?
 
2. Due Monday - complete your Topographic Cookie Map we started on Wednesday.  You need to finish the conclusion questions on the back.  You should have finished side one in class. I will collect this for a Parent Portal grade.
 
3. Extra Credit #8 ends on Wednesday.  These are the Q and Q questions on the back of page 16 in your journal.  This is optional.
 
4. Your Mt. Sac Rocket extra credit ends November 1st.  Decorate your rocket to make it bling !  This is optional.  Next week we will begin our study of Astronomy.
 
*** Enjoy your weekend !!  See you on Monday. ***

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6th Grade Earth Science Agenda and Homework - Wednesday, October 18th.
 
1. Page 17 in your journal is due on Friday.  This activity is titled Reading a Topographic Map.  You may work on this in class tomorrow or complete it for homework.
 
2. Test #2 is on Friday.  We have been covering Chapter #2 on Tools of Earth Science for the last few weeks.  You may create a Study Buddy to be used on the test.  After the test you may turn it in for extra credit points on Parent Portal.  Study Buddies are optional.
 
3. Your #2 Journal is also due on Friday.  The journal ends with pages 1 to 17 inside.  On Friday this will be worth 34 points on Parent Portal.  Your pages should be in order, numbered, and completed for an A grade. Thank you for staying organized !!
 
4. Due Monday - complete today's Cookie Topographic Map Lab.  Finish the questions on back.  This Lab will be worth 22 points.  This is not a journal page.
 
***  Tomorrow I will have a list of things for you to finish in class.  I will be attending a funeral for a former South Pointe student.  Be ready for our test on Friday.  Thank you !!  ***

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6th Grade Earth Science Agenda and Homework - Tuesday, October 17th.
 
1. Due tomorrow - complete your DR Notes for 2-4 on Topographic and Geologic Maps in Earth Science.  Use pages 64 to 69 to finish notes 1 to 23 and the Vocabulary on the back.  We will grade this in class tomorrow.  This will be page 16 in your journal.
 
2. Due Friday - complete page 17 of your journal on Reading Topographic Maps.  You may complete this in class on Thursday or do it for homework.  Your Science Journal needs to be ready for grading on Friday.  
 
3. Test #2 on Tools of Earth Science will be on Friday.  You may create a Study Buddy for this test -  one page both sides can be filled in with notes from Chapter #2.  Use this on the test then turn it in for extra credit.  You may also use your journal on this test since you also have a Vocabulary Test on Friday. Thank you for being prepared !!
 
*** Happy Tuesday !!  See you tomorrow. ***

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6th Grade Earth Science Agenda and Homework - Monday, October 16th.
 
1. Due tomorrow - complete your Parts of a Map Foldable tonight.  You will be turning this in for a grade.
 
2. Test  # 2 on Tools of Earth Science will be this Friday.  You may make a Study Buddy for this test and turn it in on Friday for extra credit.  Your #2 Science Journal will also be due on this day.  Since you also have a Vocabulary Test on Friday I will make the Science Test open journal.
 
3. Your Mt. Sac. Rocket extra credit is due by November 1st.  This is optional.
 
*** Welcome to the 2nd Quarter.  Your grades continue until December 20th which ends the first semester.  Your December 20th grade will go on your permanent record.   We will change seats tomorrow for the next quarter. Have a great day !  ***

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6th Grade Earth Science Agenda and Homework - Friday, October 13th.
 
1. Due Tuesday - complete your Foldable on Parts of a Map.  Follow the rubric on back for an A grade.
 
2. Extra Credit #7 ended today.
 
3. Your #2 Science Journal should now have pages 1 to 15 inside your folder or binder.  We will wrap up are study of part 2 Mapping Earth's Surface next week.  We are headed for a test next Friday or Monday.
 
4. Your Mt. Sac Rocket will become an extra credit if you decorate it and return it back by November 1st.
***  Congratulations !!  Today ends the 1st Quarter of our school year.  Report Cards will come out in about a week.  Enjoy your weekend !!  Monday begins the 2nd Quarter of school. ***

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6th Grade Earth Science Agenda and Homework - Thursday, October 12th.
 
1. Due Tuesday - complete your Foldable on Parts of a Map.  Follow the rubric on back for an A grade.  Be neat and creative !!  All ten boxes on the inside should be filled in.
 
2. Extra Credit #7 ends tomorrow.  This is the Q and Q questions on the back of page 14 in your journal. It is optional.
 
3. Your Mt. Sac. Rockets are now an extra credit if you bring them back decorated. Please add things like stickers, glitter, etc to give your rocket that bling look.  This extra credit ends on November 1st.
 
4. Today we did laptops on Map Skills.  This will be your last grade for the 1st quarter.  Report cards will come out in about a week. Tomorrow will be our first chance ticket drawing.  Have your tickets here at school for the drawing.  Monday will begin our second quarter.
 
*** Have a good Thursday !! See you tomorrow. ***

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6th Grade Earth Science Agenda and Homework - Wednesday, October 11th.
 
1. Complete today's activity which is page 15 in your Science Journal.
 
2. Due Tuesday - complete your Foldable on Parts of a Map.  Follow the rubric on the back of your foldable.  Be sure to finish and follow the directions for an A grade.
 
3. Extra Credit #7 ends on Friday.  This is on the back of your DR Notes 2-3 which is page 14 in your journal.  It is optional.
 
4. Your Mt. Sac. Rocket Model can now become an extra credit if you decorate it at home.  Add stickers, glitter, etc. to make it bling. You must return your rocket decorated by November 1st for extra credit. This is optional.
 
***  Our first quarter ends this Friday.  Your first report card will go home in about a week. ***

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6th Grade Earth Science Agenda and Homework - Tuesday, October 10th.
 
1. Due tomorrow - complete the DR Notes and Vocabulary for 2-3 Mapping Earth's Surface.  Use pages 56 to 62 to finish this assignment.
 
2. Extra Credit #7 ends this Friday.  This is on the back of tonight's DR Notes 2-3. It is optional.
 
3. Quarter #1 ends on Friday.  Report cards will come out the following week.   We will do our first chance ticket drawing on Friday.
 
4. I hope you enjoyed our Mt. Sac. Field Trip,  Your  rockets will become an extra credit.  I will tell you about it tomorrow.
 
***  See you tomorrow !!  ***

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6th Grade Earth Science Agenda and Homework - Monday, October 9th.
 
1. Due Wednesday - complete your DR Notes for 2-3 on Mapping Earth's Surface.  Use pages 56 to 62 to finish these.  This will be page 14 in your journal.
 
2. Extra Credit # 7 ends this Friday.  This is on the back of your 2-3 DR Notes.  You will need to complete the Q and Q Questions on a separate piece of paper.  These are optional.
 
3. Today I collected page 13 for a Parent Portal grade.  Did you turn this in on time ?
 
4. Our Field Trip to Mt. Sac. is tomorrow.  Remember, you are bringing a lunch or you have already purchased a South Pointe lunch.  We will be back for F and A period tomorrow.  If you are not going your homeroom teacher will give you a schedule to follow.  This field trip will be an introduction for our Astronomy Unit.
 
5. The First Quarter of school ends on Friday.  This grade will be your first report card from South Pointe. I hope all of you did well.  Keep up the good work !!
 
***  Have a great Monday.  See you tomorrow.  Everyone reports to homeroom to start our day tomorrow. ***

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6th Grade Earth Science Agenda and Homework - Friday, October 6th.
 
1. Due Monday - Did you complete today's activity titled Information On A Map ?  I will be collecting this for a grade.  Be neat and creative !!  This will be page 13 in your journal.
 
2. Due Wednesday -  Today I gave you the notes for 2-3 on Mapping Earth's Surface. This will be your homework for Monday and Tuesday nights of next week.  It will be page 14 in your journal. We will grade this on Wednesday.  Use pages 56 to 62 to finish this. 
 
3. Extra Credit #7 ends next Friday.  This must be done on a separate sheet of paper.  It is optional.
 
4.Our Mt. Sac. Field Trip is next Tuesday.  All your forms and $4.00 dollars should now be turned in.
 
5. Our #2 Science Journal now has pages 1 to 14 inside your binder or folder.  Thank you for staying organized this year !
 
*** Enjoy your weekend !! See you on Monday. ***

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6th Grade Earth Science Agenda and Homework - Thursday, October 5th.
 
1. Due tomorrow - complete side one of page 12 in your Science Journal. We will grade this in class tomorrow.  We finished side two yesterday in class.
 
2. Extra Credit #6 ends tomorrow.  This is page 11 in your Science Journal.  If you choose not to do it then it is still page 11 in your journal.  This is optional.
 
3. Our Field Trip to Mt. Sac. is next Tuesday, October 10th.
 
4. Today we did laptops on Mapping using  latitude and longitude.  Mapping is a tool created by Earth Scientist.
 
***  Have a good day !! See you tomorrow. ***

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6th Grade Earth Science Agenda and Homework - Wednesday, October 4th.
 
1. Due tomorrow - complete your Foldable on Models in Science.  We went over the directions yesterday and I gave you two nights to complete this.  Please follow the rubric for an A grade. This activity will not be a journal page.
 
2. Extra Credit #6 ends on Friday.  This will be page 11 in your Science Journal even if you don't do it for extra credit.  This page is optional.
 
3. Our Mt. Sac. Field Trip is next Tuesday.  We must all bring a lunch.  Thank you !!
 
*** Have a great Wednesday !  See you tomorrow. ***

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6th Grade Earth Science Agenda and Homework - Tuesday, October 3rd.
 
1. Today I graded your September Agenda.  Did you fill in all 21 boxes for this month ?  Check your grade on parent portal tonight.
 
2. Due Thursday - complete your Foldable on Models of Science.  Follow the rubric for a A+ grade.  I am doubling the points for this activity.  It will be worth 20 points not 10.  Be neat !!
 
3. Extra Credit #6 ends on Friday.  Follow the directions on both sides.  This will be page 11 in your journal whether you do it or not.
 
4. Our Field Trip to Mt. Sac. is next Tuesday October 10th.
 
***  Enjoy your day !!  Our first quarter of school ends next Friday. ***

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6th Grade Earth Science Agenda and Homework - Monday, October 2nd.
 
1. Today I collected page 9 in your journal for a parent portal grade.
 
2. Due tomorrow - complete your DR Notes for 2-2 Models in Science tonight.  You worked on these notes Friday while I was gone.  Finish the notes 1 to 27 and the Vocabulary on back for homework tonight. This will be page 10 in your journal.
 
3. Extra Credit #6 ends on Friday.  Complete all the directions on the front and back for all the extra credit points.  This will be page 11 in your journal.  Extra credit is optional.
 
4. I will grade your September Agenda tomorrow.  I will be grading pages 15 to 25 for a total of 21 points on parent portal.  No empty boxes !!  Fill in absent boxes !!   Thank you !!
 
5. Our Mt Sac Field Trip is next Tuesday October 10th.  You will need to bring a lunch or order one through the South Pointe cafeteria.  Thank you !!
 
***  Have a great Monday !! See you tomorrow. ***

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6th Grade Earth Science Agenda and Homework - Friday, September 29th.
 
1. Due Monday - I will be collecting your page 9 from your journal for a Parent Portal grade.  This activity should have been completed yesterday.
 
2. Due Tuesday - I will be grading your DR Notes 2-2 on Models in Science.  Today you should have completed this in class.  I need to grade both the notes and vocabulary on back. This is page 10 in your journal.  Thank you for working hard today for Mrs. Legarra.
 
3. Your #2 Science Journal should now have pages 1 to 11 inside.  Extra Credit #6 will be page 11 in your journal.  However, this page is optional but put it in your journal.  Extra Credit #6 ends next Friday.
 
4. Our Field Trip to Mt. Sac. is on Tuesday, October 10th.  This should be a fun filled learning day. Thank you for getting your forms and $4.00 dollars in on time.  Remember, we are bringing our lunches with us on this day.  
 
***  Have a great weekend !!  See you on Monday.  ***
 
 

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6th Grade Earth Science Agenda and Homework - Thursday, September 28th.
 
1. Due Monday - you will turn in today's Lab Activity/Seeing for Yourself on Monday for a Parent Portal grade.  For now it should be in your journal as page # 9.  
 
2. Our Mt. Sac. Field Trip is on October 10th.  All forms and money should now be turned in.  Thank you for getting this in on time !
 
3. I will be grading your September Agenda next week.  Did you fill in all the boxes for September ?  This should be an easy A+ grade on Parent Portal.  Thank you for staying organized this year.
 
*** Happy Thursday !!  ***

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6th Grade Earth Science Agenda and Homework - Wednesday, September 27th.
 
1. Due tomorrow - complete today's activity called  See for Yourself Lab.  This will be page 9 in your Science Journal. I will collect this tomorrow for a Parent Portal grade.
 
2. Don't forget we have a Field Trip on October 10th.  You should now have your forms and money turned into your science teacher.  Thank you !!
 
*** Have a good Wednesday !!  See you tomorrow. ***

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6th Grade Earth Science Agenda and Homework - Tuesday, September 26th.
 
1. Due tomorrow - complete today's activity on Measuring Mass using the Triple Beam Balance.  This will be page 8 in your journal.
 
2. I will collect page 5 of your journal tomorrow for the extra credit points.
 
3. Your field trip forms and money are now due.  Please turn them into your homeroom teacher.  This is for our trip to Mt. Sac. on October 10th.  Thank you !!
 
***  Have a great Tuesday !! See you tomorrow. ***

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6th Grade Earth Science Agenda and Homework - Monday, September 25th.
 
1. How well did you do on Friday's Current Science Quiz ?  
 
2. Due tomorrow - Complete Finding Volume of Rectangular Prisms.  I gave this to you last Thursday.  It is page 6 in your Science Journal.  We will grade this in class tomorrow.
 
3. Your Field Trip Permission Form and $4.00 are now due.  Your homeroom teacher is collecting this.  Remember, our field trip is on October 10th.
 
4. Due Wednesday - I will collect page 5 of your journal for a grade on Parent Portal.  Make sure this activity was completed last week.  Thank you !!
 
***  Have a great Monday !!  This is our last week of September. ***

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6th Grade Earth Science Agenda and Homework - Friday, September 22nd.
 
1. Due Monday - Did you finish your Current Science Quiz ?  I need to collect these for a grade.  Thank you for working hard on this today.
 
2. Due Tuesday - complete Finding Volume of Rectangular Prisms page 6 in your journal.  We will grade this in class on Tuesday.
 
3. Mt.Sac. Field Trip Forms and $4.00 is now due.  Please turn in on Monday or Tuesday.  Remember this is our field trip on October 10th.
 
4. Your #2 Science Journal should now have pages 1 to 6 inside your folder or binder.  Thank you for staying organized this week.
 
***  Have a great weekend !!   See you on Monday.  ***

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6th Grade Earth Science Agenda and Homework - Thursday, September 21st.
 
1. Due Tuesday - complete the worksheet on Finding Volume of Rectangular Prisms.  We will grade this next Tuesday in class.  This is page 6 in your Science Journal.  Today we did laptops on Volume.  Check your laptop grade on Parent Portal for today's laptop activities.
 
2. Your Mt. Sac Field Trip forms and money are now due.  Please turn this into your homeroom teacher.  We will be spending part of our day on October 10th at Mt. Sac. doing some cool science stuff.  This should be fun !!
 
***  Have a great Thursday !!  ***

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6th Grade Earth Science Agenda and Homework - Wednesday, September 20th.
 
1. Extra Credit #5 ended today.
 
2. Due tomorrow - complete today's activity on Volume.  There were 3 mini activities you were to complete in class.  If you did not finish one then complete it at home tonight.  This is page 5 in your Science Journal.  We will grade this in class tomorrow.
 
3. You should be turning in your field trip permission form and $4.00 to your homeroom teacher this week.  We will be spending part of our day on October 10th at Mt. Sac. College.  You will need to bring a lunch or buy a lunch from South Pointe.  Thank you !!
 
***  Have a good Wednesday !!  See you tomorrow. ***

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6th Grade Earth Science Homework - Tuesday, September 19th.
 
1. Extra Credit #5 ends tomorrow.  This is optional.
 
2. Due tomorrow - complete today's activity on Reading a Metric Ruler. If you did not finish both sides in class today then finish this at home.  I will be collecting today's activity for a grade on Parent Portal tomorrow.  No blank spaces !   Thank you !!
 
3. Our Mt. Sac. Field Trip is on October 10th.  Please get your forms and $4.00 into your homeroom teacher this week.  Thank you !!
 
***  See you tomorrow !! ***

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6th Grade Earth Science Agenda and Homework - Monday, September 18th.
 
1. Extra Credit #5 ends on Wednesday.  This is on the back of page 3 of your Science Journal. Take the 10 question Quick Quiz on a separate sheet of paper and turn in for up to 10 extra credit points.  This is optional.
 
2. We are collecting permission slips and $4.00 this week for our October 10th field trip.  If you want to buy a South Pointe lunch then fill out the other form.  If you are bringing your own lunch then do not fill out the lunch form. Thank you !!
 
3. Today we did Laptops on Temperature.  Check Parent Portal for today's laptop grade.  Did you finish the activity ?  Were you focused while working on the assignment ?  If so you should have had an A grade for today.  Thank you for working hard during class. We will continue our study of Tools and Measurement this week.
 
***  Have a great Monday !! ***

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6th Grade Earth Science Agenda and Homework - Friday, September 15th.
 
1. Extra Credit #5 ends next Wednesday.  This is the Quick Quiz on the back of page 3 in your #2 Science Journal.  Please complete the quiz on a separate sheet of paper answering the questions in complete sentences.  Extra credit is optional.
 
2. Our Mt. Sac. Field Trip is on October 10th.  Please fill our the permission slip and send $4.00 to your child's homeroom teacher.  We must bring lunches with us.  You can bring your own or fill out the lunch form and return it with your permission slip. South Pointe will then make a sack lunch for your child to take.  The lunch will be charged to your child's lunch account.  Thank you !!
 
3. Your #2 Science Journal on Tools of Earth Science should now have pages 1 to 3 completed inside your binder or folder.  Thank you for staying organized !!  Have you checked Parent Portal lately for your current science grades ?
 
***  Have a great weekend !!  ***

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6th Grade Earth Science Agenda and Homework - Thursday, September 14th.
 
1. Due tomorrow - complete your DR Notes for 2-1 on Tools and Measurement.  Use pages 44 to 49 to finish notes 1 to 31.  You do  not have to do the Vocabulary tonight.  We will grade this in class tomorrow.
 
2. Extra Credit # 5 is due next Wednesday.  This is the Quick Quiz on the back of tonight's homework.  You must take the quiz on a separate sheet of paper.  This is optional.
 
3. On October 10th we will spend the school day at Mt Sac looking over their science department.  The information went home yesterday.  Please fill out the form and send it back with $4.00 to your child's homeroom teacher.  The form and money is due at the end of next week.  Thank you !!
 
***  Have a great Thursday !!  See you tomorrow. ***

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6th Grade Earth Science Agenda and Homework - Wednesday, September 13th.
 
1. Due Friday - complete your DR Notes for 2-1 on Tools and Measurement.  Use pages 44 to 49 in your textbook to finish notes 1 to 31.  You do not have to do the Vocabulary for homework.
 
2. Due next Wednesday - Extra Credit #5 on the back of page 3 in your #2 Science Journal ends on 9 / 20.  You must complete the ten questions on a line sheet of paper.  I need complete sentences but you don't need to recopy the question.  This is optional.
 
3. Please return your Science Field Trip form and $4.00 to your homeroom teacher.  This is our trip to Mt. Sac on October 10th. We need all forms and money by the end of next week.  Students need to bring a lunch or buy a sack lunch from our school.  Please fill out the lunch form and return it with your field trip form if you are buying a school lunch.   Thank you !!
 
***  See you tomorrow !  ***
 
 

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6th Grade Earth Science Agenda and Homework - Tuesday, September 12th.
 
1. Extra Credit # 4 ends tomorrow.  This is on the back of page 14 in Science Journal #1.  It is optional.
 
2. Test #1 makeup was today.  If you were not here then be ready to take it tomorrow.  If you were here last Friday to take the test then your grade is now on Parent Portal.  Check it out !!
 
3. Due tomorrow - complete page 1 of your new Science Journal #2.  Side one should have been finished in class.  Side two needs to be completed at home.  You are making a map from our science room to one other location on campus.  Use symbols to take me to that location.  You do not need to show the whole school.  Good luck !!
 
***  Have a great Tuesday evening !!  See you tomorrow. ***

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6th Grade Earth Science Agenda and Homework - Friday, September 8th.
 
1. How well did you do on today's first Science Test ?  Was you Science Journal ready for grading today ?  Please check Parent Portal for your Science Journal grade this weekend.  I will enter your test grade next week.
 
2. Extra Credit #4 ends next Wednesday.  This is the Quick Quiz on the back of page 14 in your Science Journal.  There are nine questions you need to answer in a complete sentence on a sheet of paper.  This is optional.
 
3. If your #1 Science Journal was graded today you may then empty out the pages (1 to 15).  Leave the pages at home with your Earth Science Book.  Paper clip them together and save them. I will call a few of them back in April and May for extra credit points.  Thank you !!
 
***  Enjoy your weekend !! For Monday 6th graders are to wear a red shirt.  We as a school are remembering 9 / 11. Thank you !!  ***

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6th Grade Earth Science Agenda and Homework - Monday, September 11th.
 
1. Test # 1 makeup is tomorrow.  If you were absent on Friday then you need to be ready to take the test and have your journal here ready for grading.
 
2. If I graded your Science Journal #1 on Friday then you may empty out the pages, paper clip them together and leave them at home.  Some of your old journals will become extra credit during the second semester.  Please save them !  Thank you !
 
3. Today we began our study of Tools of  Earth Science.  We opened up with Laptops on Metric Units.  Check Parent Portal for your laptop grade, test grade, and journal grade.  I have added three new grades since Friday.
 
***  Today we remembered 9 / 11.  See you tomorrow ***

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6th Grade Earth Science Agenda and Homework - Thursday, September 7th.
 
1. Tonight - prepare for Test # 1 on The Nature of Earth Science / Chapter # 1.
-  In your textbook we covered pages 8 to 29.   We covered three main topics :  Thinking Like a Scientist,  The Scientific Method, and Safety in Science.
-  In our Science Journal we added pages 1 to 15.  These pages should be numbered, in order. and completed.  I will be grading this tomorrow for an organization grade.  It will be worth 30 points on Parent Portal.
-  You may create a Study Buddy for the test.  Using one sheet of paper (two sides) fill in as many notes from Chapter #1 that might help you on the test.  You may then use this on the test and then turn in for up to 10 extra credit points on Parent Portal. This is optional.
2. Extra Credit #4 ends on September 13th. This is on the back of page 14 in your Science Journal.
It is called a Quick Quiz and there are nine questions to answer.  If you complete all nine with complete sentences it will be worth nine extra credit points.  This is optional.
 
***  Tomorrow is your first Test in Science.  Also it is your first Science Journal grade. I am letting you use your journal on the first test.  Good luck !!  See you tomorrow. *** 

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6th Grade Earth Science Agenda and Homework - Wednesday, September 6th.
 
1. Due tomorrow - complete your DR Notes for 1-3 on Safety in Science.  Use pages 24 to 29 in your textbook to finish notes 1 to 21.  You must complete notes 1 to 21 for grading tomorrow.  We will finish the vocabulary puzzle in class.
2. Test # 1 on the Nature of Earth Science will be on Friday.  I will allow you to use your science journal on this first test.
3. Science Journal #1 is due for grading on Friday.  Currently your journal has pages 1 to 14 inside your binder or folder. Tonight's notes are page 14.
4. Extra Credit # 3 is due Friday.  For Friday's Test you can create a Study Buddy to use on the test. A Study Buddy is one sheet of paper where you can place any amount of notes that might help you for the test.  This test is on Chapter #1 of your science book.  You have two sides to pack with notes that may help you to remember things for the test.  At the end of the period you will turn in your Study Buddy for extra credit points on Parent Portal (worth up to 10 points). This is optional.
 
***  Enjoy your Wednesday !!  See you tomorrow. ***

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6th Grade Earth Science Agenda and Homework - Tuesday, September 5th.
 
1. Tomorrow I will grade your August Agenda.  I will be grading pages 10 to 15 for a total of 14 points. All 14 boxes for the month should be filled in for science.
 
2. Test #1 on the Nature of Earth Science will be this Friday.  Also Science Journal #1 will be due on Friday.  I will be grading this on organization. Were all the pages in order, numbered, and completed for this section? If so you should receive an A on this assignment.
 
3. Today was our Laptop Day on Safety in Science.  Check Parent Portal tonight for the grade you received.  Did you finish all five steps today on your laptop ?
 
***  Happy Labor Day !!  Hopefully you enjoyed your three day weekend.  See you tomorrow. ***

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 6th Grade Earth Science Agenda and Homework - Friday, September 1st.
 
1. I will grade your August Science Agenda next Wednesday.  I will be grading pages 10 to 15 worth a total of 14 points.  Today's periods were to short to grade all of them.  Tuesday when you return we will have laptops on Safety.
2. Your #1 Journal should now have pages 1 to 13 inside your folder or binder.  All the pages should be numbered and in order.  No loose papers !!  All of them should be in the rings or brads on your journal.  Thank you for staying organized !!
3. Test # 1 on The Nature of Earth Science will be next Friday.  We will talk about this next week.  Your first science journal will also be due on this day.
 
*** Enjoy your three day weekend !  Happy Labor Day on Monday !!  See you on Tuesday. ***

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 6th Grade Earth Science Agenda and Homework - Wednesday, August 30th.
 
1. Due tomorrow - complete side one of Safety Symbols in Science worksheet. You do not need to do the backside tonight.  We did number one together in class today.  Some numbers need more than one letter on the blank.  Thank you for trying hard !!
 
2. Extra Credit number two ended today.  I will be adding these extra credit points to your Parent Portal grade this week.
 
*** This is Spirit Week here at South Pointe. Tomorrow is Logo Day.  Wear a shirt that has a logo on it.  See you tomorrow !  ***

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 6th Grade Earth Science Agenda and Homework - Thursday, August 31st.
 
1. Due tomorrow - complete side two of page 12 in your science journal.  Follow the directions on back of page 12. You only have to do one answer for each safety situation.  So there will be some blanks on this side.
2. Today we completed writing in our agenda for the month of August.  I will grade pages 10 to 15 in your journal tomorrow.  You should have copied 14 boxes for the month of August.  I am only grading the science boxes.  Thank you for staying organized this year !
 
*** Tomorrow ends Spirit Week.  Tomorrow is Sports Day !  Wear a shirt or sport attire of a favorite pro team, college team, or a jersey from a team you have played on.  See you tomorrow !!

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 6th Grade Earth Science Agenda and Homework - Friday, August 25th.
 
1. Extra Credit #2 is due on Tuesday or Wednesday of next week.  Follow the rubric on page 7 of your journal if you choose to do this extra credit.  Extra credit is optional.
 
2. As we leave for the weekend our Science Journal #1 should have pages 1 to 10 inside your folder or binder.  Each page should be numbered in the bottom right hand corner.  Thank you for staying organized this year !!
 
3. This would be a good time to check Parent Portal for your current Earth Science grade.  Make sure you are checking this on a regular basis.  Thank you !
 
*** Have a great weekend !  Next week is Spirit Week.  Monday is bring a small stuffed animal.  Tuesday is Disney Day.  Wear something with a Disney theme ( shirt, hat, ears, etc. ) ***

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 6th Grade Earth Science Agenda and Homework - Thursday, August 24th.
 
1. Due tomorrow - complete your DR notes on 1-1 Thinking Like a Scientist.  Use pages 7 to 14 in your textbook to answer any questions you are not sure about.  We will grade this tomorrow in class.
2. Extra Credit #2 is due on August 29th or 30th.  The rubric for this extra credit is on page 7 of your science journal.  This one could earn you up to 20 extra credit points.  Extra credit this year is optional.
3. We will complete today's activity in class tomorrow.
 
***  Have a great first late start day !!  See you tomorrow. ***

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 6th Grade Earth Science Agenda and Homework - Wednesday, August 23rd.
 
1. Due Friday - complete your Directed Reading (DR) Notes for 1-1 Thinking Like a Scientist. Use pages 7 to 14 in your textbook to complete notes 1 to 28. We will grade 1 to 28 on Friday in class. This is page 8 in your science journal.  We will finish today's activity on page 7 in your journal tomorrow in class.  Great job today !! 
2. Today I gave you extra credit #2.  The directions are on page 7 of your journal.  If you would like to do this extra credit you may turn it in on August 29th or 30th.  This is worth up to 20 extra points in science. Extra credit is optional.
 
***  Have a great Wednesday !! See you tomorrow. ***
 
 

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 6th Grade Earth Science Agenda and Homework - Tuesday, August 22nd.
 
1. Due tomorrow - complete side two of today's activity on Famous Scientists.  We completed side one together in class and we started side two.  This is page 6 in your science journal.
2. Tomorrow I will be collecting page 4 in your journal for a Parent Portal grade.  This is your Filmstrip on the Six Characteristics of Being a Good Scientist using pages 8 to 11 in your textbook.
 
*** Thank you for all your hard work these first few days of school.  Today we began our first day of rotation. Hopefully you found this easy to follow.  See you tomorrow ! ***

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6th Grade Earth Science Agenda and Homework - Friday, August 18th.
 
1. Due Tuesday - Complete your Filmstrip on the six characteristics of being a good scientist.  Use page 8 to 11 in your textbook to finish side 1. We will complete side 2 on Tuesday before turning this in.  This should be page 4 of your journal.
2. Today I collected What Is Science ?  for your first Parent Portal grade.  Did you turn yours in today ?  This was page 3 in your journal.  I now have page 3.
3. Today's Lab on A Little Bit of Science we will grade on Tuesday.  Make sure you remember your bag number and what you brought.  Thank you for bringing this in today.  This should now be page 5 of your science journal.
 
*** Congratulations !!  You just finished your first week of middle school.  Enjoy your weekend !  See you on Monday. *** 

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 6th Grade Earth Science Agenda and Homework - Thursday, August 17th.
 
1. Tonight is Back to School Night.  I hope to see all of you there !  Thank you !
2. Due Tuesday - complete our Characteristics of Being a Scientist Activity.  Using pages 8 to 11 in your textbook find the six major characteristics and fill the filmstrip for each one.  The directions are on the paper.
3 Due tomorrow - Tomorrow is our lab on the Nature of Earth Science.  Follow the directions for this lab in your journal and bring in one item in a bag for our lab.  Thank you !!
4. Due tomorrow - turn in What Is Science ? which is page 3 in your journal for your first science grade on Parent Portal.  On back is an optional extra credit.
 
***  Have a great night !! See you tomorrow. ***

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 6th Grade Earth Science Agenda and Homework - Wednesday, August 16th.
 
1. Due Friday - read over Friday's Lab and bring in your bag with one item inside.  The item should be non-living and safe for everyone.  Do not tell anyone what is inside your bag.  Keep it a secret !! Thank you !!
2. What Is Science ? and the extra credit (optional) on back is due on Friday.  I will be collecting this page for your first Parent Portal grade this year.  Make sure you have done your best and it is all finished for a great grade.
3. Tomorrow night is Back to School Night for your parents.  We will begin at 6 pm in the Gym.  Everyone starts there. Today you filled out a schedule for your parents to follow.  Make sure they get it from you.  I hope to see all of your parents or guardians tomorrow night.  Thank you !!
4. Picture Day is Friday !!  If you are buying any pictures fill out the form you got in homeroom today and bring it back on Friday.  You will be taking pictures during your PE class. 
 
*** I hope you had a great 3rd day of school.  See you tomorrow ! ***

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 6th Grade Earth Science Agenda and Homework - Tuesday, August 15th.
 
1 Tonight complete side one of What Is Science ?  Answer the seven questions and then to the best of your ability, draw what you think a scientist looks like.  Make sure to add color to your picture. Tomorrow I will talk about the extra credit on back.
2. Today was an assembly schedule so the periods were shorter.  Tomorrow we will go over the Ice Breaker Questions and our Welcome Letter.  Also, I will go over Friday's Lab with you tomorrow.
 
***  I hope you had a great second day !!  See you tomorrow.

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6th Grade Earth Science - Monday, August 14th.
 
Welcome back parents and students !  Today we began our journey through Earth Science this year.  Yes, for the next ten months we will focus on all the parts of the Earth that are non living.  Each night I will post things for the students to remember or do for the next day or week.  Please check this daily along with their agendas that they filled out in class.  Hopefully, this will keep them organized which will lead them to greater success here at  South Pointe. 
 
Things to do tonight :
1. Read over my Welcome Letter and Outline for this class tonight.
2. Complete the Ice Breaker Questions from today.  We will share some of them in class tomorrow.  On back is Friday's Lab which we will talk about tomorrow.
*** I hope you had a great first day !!  We will see you  back here tomorrow for our first full day.  Thursday is Back to School Night for you parents.