Week 19, Grade 6 Humanities: 1/14/19-1/18/19

Monday, 1/14 A Day (LA)

  • Do Now
  • Advertising Unit
    • Review pathos, ethos and logos
    • Intro target audience and gender bias (Lego ads)
    • The Gendered Advertising Remixer (this is the site we watched in class where you can mashup boy and girl targeted ads)
  • Weebly Work Time
    • 2 Ads (due Friday, 1/18 S.O.C.)

Tuesday, 1/15 B Day (SS)

  • Do Now
  • CNN 10
  • MN Statehood:
    • Task 3 You need to complete this assignment by the end of class on Thursday, 1/17, and late work will not be accepted

Wednesday, 1/16 A Day 1/16 (LA)

  • Do Now
  • Advertising Unit
  • Public Service Announcements:
  • Weebly Work Time (time permitting)
    • 2 Ads (due Friday, 1/18 S.O.C.)

Thursday, 1/17 B Day (SS)

  • Do Now
  • CNN 10
  • MN Statehood:
    • Task 3 is due by the end of class today, and late work will not be accepted
    • Quality Matters: Take pride in what you create and submit!

Friday, 1/18 A Day (LA)

  • Do Now
  • Weebly Ads due by Start of Class
  • Advertising Unit
    • PSA 1 due by ed of class

Looking Ahead…

  • Thursday, 1/17: MN Statehood Task 3 due (E.O.C.)
  • Friday, 1/18: 2 Weebly ads are due (S.O.C.)
  • Friday, 1/18: PSA 1 due (E.O.C.)
  • Thursday, 1/24: Last day of 2nd Quarter

Week 18, Grade 6 Humanities: 1/7/19-1/11/19

Monday, 1/7 A Day (LA)

  • Do Now!
  • CNN 10
  • Advertising Unit Launch
    • Persuasive Techniques in Advertising
      • In-class activity involving pathos, logos and ethos.

Tuesday, 1/8 B Day (SS)

  • Do Now!
  • CNN 10
  • MN History: Statehood
    • Today you will start learning how Minnesota became a state. You received a document titled MN Statehood Tasks 1 & 2 in SS Google Classroom today. You need to start working on this, and it is due by the end of class on Thursday, 1/10.

Wednesday, 1/9 A Day (LA)

  • Do Now!
  • Advertising 
    • Persuasive Techniques Review
      • In-class review activity involving pathos, logos and ethos.
      • When done, you need to work on the “Analyzing Ads” that you received today in LA Google Classroom.
      • You will need the Persuasive Techniques in Advertising document that was handed out in class today to complete this assignment.
      • “Analyzing Ads” is due by the end of class on Monday, 1/14/19.

Thursday, 1/10 B Day (SS)

  • Do Now!
  • CNN 10
  • MN History: Statehood
    • Today you will continue learning how Minnesota became a state, and you need to complete the document titled MN Statehood Tasks 1 & 2 that you received on Tuesday. This is due by the end of class today.

Friday, 1/11 No Classes (Student Release Day)

Looking Ahead…

  • Thursday, 1/10: MN Statehood Tasks 1 & 2 due (E.O.C.)
  • Friday, 1/11: No Classes (Student Release Day)
  • Monday, 1/14: Analyzing Ads due (E.O.C.)
  • Friday, 1/18: 2 Weebly ads are due
  • Thursday, 1/24: Last day of 2nd Quarter

Week 17, Grade 6 Humanities: 12/17/18-12/21/18

Monday, 12/17 B Day (SS)

  • Do Now
  • Work Time
    • You were given a work checklist last week, and you need to use this today when you are done with the survey:

Language Arts

  • Magazine Article Final Draft (due 12/5)_____
  • Comma Detective (due 12/13)_____
  • Reading Response (due 12/17)_____
  • Weebly Ad #1 (due 1/18)_____
  • Weebly Ad #2 (due 1/18)_____

 

Social Studies

  • Weebly E-Mag Page Overview (due 11/20)_____
  • Weebly E-Mag Page Readers’ Response linked( due 11/20)_____
  • Weebly E-Mag Page Mag Art Linked (due 12/6)_____
  • Land Changes Hands (due 12/12)_____
  • Current Events #4 (due 12/21)_____

Tuesday, 12/18 A Day (LA)

  • Field Trip for Half 6th Grade
  • See Monday

Wednesday, 12/19 B Day (SS)

  • 2nd Reading Response due at start of class (late work will not be accepted!)
  • Field Trip for Half 6th Grade
  • See Monday

Thursday, 12/20 A Day (LA)

Friday, 12/21 B Day (SS)

  • Final Reading Response due at start of class (late work will not be accepted!)
  • You need to finish your book by the start of class and turn it in today
  • Last work day; I will not accept any late work after today for either class.

Looking Ahead…

  • Monday, 12/17: Reading Response #1 due (S.O.C.)
  • Wednesday, 12/19: Reading Response #2 due (S.O.C.)
  • Friday, 12/21: Current Events #4 due at the start of class
  • Friday, 12/21: Reading Response #3 due (S.O.C.)
  • Monday, 12/24-Friday, 1/4: No Classes (Winter Break)
  • Friday, 1/11: No Classes (Student Release Day)
  • Friday, 1/18: 2 Weebly ads are due
  • Thursday, 1/24: Last day of 2nd Quarter

Week 16, Grade 6 Humanities: 12/10/18-12/14/18

Monday, 12/10 B Day (SS)

  • Do Now
  • CNN 10
  • MN History: The Land Changes Hands Today you will start to learn how the land that is now Minnesota was transferred from the Dakota and Ojibwe to the government of the United States. We will read from the Northern Lights book as a class to start this, and then you will work on an assignment that was sent to you in Google Classroom.  The assignment is titled “The Land Changes Hands,” and it is due by the end of class on Wednesday, 12/12.

Tuesday, 12/11 A Day (LA)

  • Do Now
  • Work Day

Wednesday, 12/12 B Day (SS)

  • Do Now
  • CNN 10
  • MN History: The Land Changes Hands Today you will continue to learn how the land that is now Minnesota was transferred from the Dakota and Ojibwe to the government of the United States. On Monday, you were sent an assignment in SS Google Classroom.  The assignment is titled “The Land Changes Hands,” and it is due by the end of class on today.

Thursday, 12/13 A Day (LA)

  • Do Now
  • Work Day
  • Lit Circle:
    • Today you were assigned a book to read between now and 12/21. You will have all next week to work on this in class; even on B Days, so please remember to bring your book with you each day.
    • Reading Response Guidelines: You received this document today, and you need to complete your first Reading Response by the start of class on Monday, 12/17.

Friday, 12/14 No Classes (Student Release Day)

Looking Ahead…

  • Wednesday, 12/12: The Land Changes Hands due (E.O.C.)
  • Friday, 12/14: No Classes (Student Release Day)
  • Monday, 12/17: Reading Response due (S.O.C.)
  • Friday, 12/21: Current Events #4 due at the start of class
  • Monday, 12/24-Friday, 1/4: No Classes (Winter Break)
  • Friday, 1/11: No Classes (Student Release Day)
  • Friday, 1/18: 2 Weebly ads are due
  • Thursday, 1/24: Last day of 2nd Quarter

Week 15, Grade 6 Humanities: 12/3/18-12/7/18

Monday, 12/3 A Day (LA)

  • Do Now
  • Writers’ Workshop
    • Mag Art 2nd Draft due today by the end of class
    • Weebly E-Mag page due now including (see the Weebly E-Mag Page on E-Mag page to review how to complete the following)
      • Page Overview
      • Readers’ Response linked
      • Mag Art 1 linked

Tuesday, 12/4 B Day (SS)

  • Do Now
  • MN History
    • Turn in Northern Lights book
    • Review “Early Ojibwe” chapter
    • “Early Ojibwe” test (bring your notes!)

Wednesday, 12/5 A Day (LA) To Be Updated

  • Do Now
  • Writers’ Workshop
    • Mag Art Final Draft due today by the end of class
    • Weebly E-Mag page is now past due including (see the Weebly E-Mag Page on E-Mag page to review how to complete the following)
      • Page Overview
      • Readers’ Response linked
      • Mag Art 1 linked
    • Weebly Ads were introduced today. Your 2 ads for quarter 2 are due by Friday, 1/18/19.

Thursday, 12/6 B Day (SS) To Be Updated

  • Do Now
  • CNN 10
  • Current Events:  The template for Current Events #4 was sent in Google Classroom today. This assignment is due on/before the start of class on Friday, 12/21. 

Friday, 12/7 A Day (LA) To Be Updated

  • Do Now
  • CNN 10
  • Work Day: You need to use the remainder of class today to get caught up with the following assignments
    • Mag Art Final Draft (This was due 2 days ago)
    • Weebly E-Mag page is now past due including (see the Weebly E-Mag Page on E-Mag page to review how to complete the following)
      • Page Overview
      • Readers’ Response linked
      • Mag Art 1 linked
      • Weebly Ads were introduced today. Your 2 ads for quarter 2 are due by Friday, 1/18/19.
    • Current Events #4 (Due Friday, 12/21)

Looking Ahead…

  • Monday, 12/3:  Mag Art 2nd Draft due by the end of class
  • Monday, 12/3: Weebly E-Mag Page must be up to date!
  • Wednesday, 12/5: Mag Art Final Draft due by end of class
  • Tuesday, 12/4: Early Ojibwe test (bring your notes!)
  • Friday, 12/14: No Classes (Student Release Day)
  • Friday, 12/21: Current Events #4 due at the start of class
  • Monday, 12/24-Friday, 1/4: No Classes (Winter Break)
  • Friday, 1/11: No Classes (Student Release Day)
  • Friday, 1/18: 2 Weebly ads are due
  • Thursday, 1/24: Last day of 2nd Quarter

Week 14, Grade 6 Humanities: 11/26/18-11/20/18

 

Monday, 11/26 A Day (LA)

  • Writers’ Workshop: 
    • Introductory Paragraph: This document will provide you some ideas on how to craft your introductory paragraph. You need to add your intro to your Mag Art Rough Draft, and this is due by the end of class today.
    • Works Cited: You need to use EasyBib to create your Works Cited. This is due by the end of class on Wednesday, 11/28.

Tuesday, 11/27 B Day (SS)

  • CNN 10
  • “Early Ojibwe” Note Making: This assignment was introduced in class today. You need to read pages 51-65 in the Northern Lights book. You also need to make notes as modeled in class; this is an expectation!
    1. You can access the note making instructions provided in class here: Early Ojibwe Note Making Assignment
    2. YOUR “EARLY OJIBWE” NOTES ARE DUE BY THE END OF CLASS ON THURSDAY, 11/29
    3. There will be a test on this chapter on Tuesday, 12/4. Make sure to bring your notes!

Wednesday, 11/28 A Day (LA)

  • Writers’ Workshop:
    • Concluding Paragraph: This document will provide you some ideas on how to craft your concluding paragraph. You need to add your conclusion to your Mag Art Rough Draft, and this is due by the end of class today.
    • Works Cited: You need to use EasyBib to create your Works Cited. This is due by the end of class today.
    • Peer Feedback: You need to share your work with at least one classmate and give/receive feedback on your draft.
    • Second Draft: Once you have received peer feedback and have revised your rough draft, copy and paste that work onto the Mag Art Second Draft do sent to you in LA Google Classroom. This is due by the end of class on Monday, 12/3.

Thursday, 11/29 B Day (SS)

  • CNN 10
  • “Early Ojibwe Notes:
    • These are due by the end of class today!
    • There will be a test on this chapter on Tuesday, 12/4. Make sure to bring your notes!

Friday, 11/30 No Classes (Student Release Day)

Looking Ahead…

  • Monday, 11/26: Mag Art Intro due by end of class (add this to your Rough Draft)
  • Wednesday, 11/28:  Mag Art Conclusion and Works Cited due by end of class (add these to your rough draft)
  • Thursday, 11/29: Early Ojibwe notes are due by the end of class
  • Friday, 11/30: No Classes
  • Monday, 12/3:  Mag Art 2nd Draft due by the end of class
  • Tuesday, 12/4: Early Ojibwe test (bring your notes!)

Week 13, Grade 6 Humanities: 11/19/18-11/23/18

Monday, 11/19 (A Day LA)

  • Do Now
  • Writers’ Workshop: 
    • Your mag art 1 rough draft is due by the end of class today. Follow the guidelines, and make sure you turn in your work when you are done.
    • If you finish early, you can:
      • Work on CE3 (due start of class tomorrow)
      • Create your 2018-19 Weebly E-Mag Page. Review these guidelines, and make sure to look at the examples on the E-Mag project page.  This is due by the end of class tomorrow!

Tuesday, 11/20 (B Day)

  • Do Now
  • CNN 10
  • Work Time: Use class time to catch up with any missing/late assignments you may have
    • Mag Art 1 Rough Draft
    • CE 3
    • Weebly E-Mag page

Wednesday, 11/21-11/23

Looking Ahead…

  • Monday, 11/19: Mag Art Rough Draft due by end of class
  • Tuesday, 11/20: Current Events #3 due by start of class
  • Tuesday, 11/20: E-Mag set up due by end of class
  • Wednesday, 11/21-Friday, 11/23: No Classes
  • Monday, 11/26: Mag Art Second Draft due by end of class
  • Friday, 11/30: No Classes
  • Monday, 12/3: Mag Art Final Draft due by end of class