Mrs. Schaab's Blog
September 22--September 26
Math 6--We are having a retest on Chapter 1 on Monday. Then we will begin Chapter 2. We will be changing fractions to decimals and decimals to fractions.
English 6--We are working on verbs this week. We are looking at
verbs and verb phrases, action and linking verbs, and transitive and intransitive verbs.
Vocabulary-- We have a spelling test on Uniis 1-3 on Tuesday and a vocabulary test on Units 1-3 on Wednesday. Then we will be working on Unit 4.
Social Studies 6--We are finishing up learning about the Old and New Stone Age. We will have a test on Wednesday.
The seventh grade is working on finishing up Chapter 1. We are working on direct variation and then reviewing for a test. The test will probably be next Tuesday.
7th grade pre-algebra is working on integers. We are multiplying and dividing integrs. We will also be doing 4 quadrant graphing. Then we will begin reviewing for the Chapter 2 test which will be next week.
The Algebra class is working on solving literal equations and mixture and distance problems. Then we will start reviewing for the test on part 2 of the Chapter. That test will be next week.
In 5th grade math, we are working on using powers and looking for patterns when multiplying by powers of 10. We will have a quiz on Wednesday..
THINGS TO REMEMBER:
Pizzas can be picked up after school on Monday. Please deliver them right away or put them in your freezer.
Wednesday is 1:30 dismissal because of a faculty meeting.
Our class has the Mass on Wednesday.
Thanks to those who sent in snacks for testing week.
We are off Thursday and Friday because the teachers are attending a Reading Conference in Springfield.
I am trying to encourage the students to be neater with their written work and also to be more conscientious about doing homework assignments.
Please sign planners every night. Your signature means that you have checked to see that their work is completed and is in their planner.
Please remind students to study a little each evening and not wait until the day before the test.
Also remind them of the importance of having homework done on time and done carefully.