Grade 6, Week 6 Humanities: 10/1/18-10/5/18

Monday, 10/1 (B Day SS)

  • Do Now!  Read the board and follow the “Do Now” prompt
  • Current Events: Your first current events assignment is due at the start of class
  • CNN 10
  • Class Meeting: This is when we meet to discuss how life at UMA is going for us. Remember, if you have any shout-outs, put them in the pickle barrel. Also, if you have any concerns, make sure you put those in the pickle barrel.
  • Minnesota Story: THIS ASSIGNMENT HAS BEEN POSTPONED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE

Tuesday, 10/2 (A Day LA)

  • Do Now!  Read the board and follow the “Do Now” prompt
  • Writers’ Workshop: Your revised Readers’ Response final draft is due at the start of class if you decide to resubmit it. If you do, you must also submit the original rubric.
  • Weebly Launch: Today you will start designing your Weebly website, and this site is where you will post all of your work in my two classes.
    • Weebly Student Log In: Use this link to access your Weebly site. Please change your password, and keep track of your username and password!
    • Weebly Example This is an example of a Weebly website that I am working on. As you can see, I am none-too-talented with this Weebly thing, but at least this gives you an idea of what the basics of your site should include. This will change as the year moves forward.
    • Your Weebly Home Page is due by the end of class on Thursday, 10/4.
    • The above links can also be found on the Electronic Magazine Project page on this blog (find the link on the left!)

Wednesday, 10/3 (B Day SS)

  • Do Now!  Read the board and follow the “Do Now” prompt.
  • CNN 10
  • MN History: Intro to Dakota oral traditions. Homework: Memorize your story by the start of class on Monday, 10/8. The stories are located here:

Thursday, 10/4 (A Day LA)

EARLY RELEASE DAY/CONFERENCES (Students released at 12:20, conferences start at 1:00)

  • Do Now!  Read the board and follow the “Do Now” prompt.
  • Weebly:  Continue working on your site, and your Weebly Home Page is due by the time class ends
    • Weebly Student Log In: Use this link to access your Weebly site. Please change your password, and keep track of your username and password!
    • Weebly Example This is an example of a Weebly website that I am working on. As you can see, I am none-too-talented with this Weebly thing, but at least this gives you an idea of what the basics of your site should include. This will change as the year moves forward.
    • Your Weebly Home Page is due by the end of class on Thursday, 10/4.
    • The above links can also be found on the Electronic Magazine Project page on this blog (find the link on the left!)

Friday, 10/5 No Classes; Student Release Day

Looking Ahead…

  • Monday, 10/1: Current Events #1 Due (start of class)
  • Tuesday, 10/2: Revised RRFD due today if you so choose
  • Thursday, 10/4: Weebly Home Page Due/Early Release Day/Conferences
  • Friday, 10/5: Student Release Day
  • Monday, 10/8: Memorized Dakota story is due by the start of class
  • Monday, 10/8: Picture Day
  • Thursday, 10/18: No Classes (Student Release Day)
  • Friday, 10/19: No Classes (MEA Convention)
  • Friday, 10/26: Current Events #2 Due (Start of Class)
  • Thursday, 11/1: Last Day of Quarter 1