Week 11, Grade 6 Humanities: 11/5/18-11/9/18

Monday, 11/5 (A Day LA)

Start of 2nd Quarter

  • Do Now!
  • CNN10
  • W.G.O.I.T.P?
  • Finish movie

Tuesday, 11/6 (B Day SS)

  • Do Now!
  • CNN 10
  • Class Meeting
  • MN History: Launch Father Hennepin Journal assignment. You will have Wednesday, 11/8 in class to work on this, but you will need to spend time on this at home! This is due at the start of class on Monday, 11/12!!

Wednesday, 11/7 (A Day LA)

  • Do Now!
  • Writers’ Workshop
    • Launch Magazine Article Guidelines assignment.  These guidelines were distributed in class today, and they are also located on the Electronic Magazine Project Page that can be accessed by clicking on the tab at the top of this page.
      • You received a Mag Art Guiding Questions worksheet in class today, and you will have time to work on this in class today and Friday.  This document is also located on the Electronic Magazine Project Page that can be accessed by clicking on the tab at the top of this page. Your Guiding Questions are due by the end of class on Friday, 11/9!!
    • Work Time: 
      • Work on your Magazine Article Guiding Questions. (Due by end of class on Wednesday)

Thursday, 11/8 (B Day SS)

  • Do Now!
  • CNN 10
  • MN History: Father Hennepin Journal Today you have class time to work on your assignment. Remember, this is due at the start of class on Monday, 11/12!
  • Current Events: Today you w assignere sent a template for your current events #3 assignment. This is due at the start of class on Tuesday, 11/20.

Friday, 11/9 (A Day LA)

  • Do Now:
  • Writers’ Workshop:
    • Your guiding questions are due by the end of class!
    • Intro EasyBib. You will need to use  EasyBib to create the works cited for your article. You can also find this link on the Electronic Magazine project page by clicking on the tab at the top of this page.
    • A model for Making Notes will be introduced today, and you are expected to use them for this assignment!
    • Finally, do not forget to use the databases (Elm4You) introduced today, and do not ever use Wikipedia as a source for anything in any of my classes!  Wiki is evil! Wiki is evil! Wiki is evil!
    • Work time. Use the remainder of class to start looking for answers to your guiding questions. Remember to use you own words when making notes, and remember to cite the sources you use in EasyBib!

Looking Ahead…

  • Monday, 11/12: Father Hennepin Journal is due at the start of class
  • Tuesday, 11/13 & Thursday, 11/15:  Mag Art note checks
  • Monday, 11/19: Mag Art Rough Draft due by end of class
  • Tuesday, 11/20: Current Events #3 due by start 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