Mrs. Schaab's Blog
March 3 -- March 7
Each 6th grader has a username and password for the Math Book website and for Spelling City.
Math 6--We will be working with integers in this chapter. This week we are graphing them on a number line, finding the absolute value of them, and comparing them.
English 6--We are reviewing Chapter 15 on the agreement of subject and verb and we will have a test on Thursday or Friday.
Vocabulary--Unit 10 Spelling Test will be Tuesday, the Vocabulary Test will be Wednesday. Then we will begin Unit 11, which will be due next Wednesday.
Social Studies 6--We are finished with our mummies. They are in the hallway-if you get a chance stop by and see them. We are studying the Indus River Valley. We will learn about the beginning of Buddhism this week.
The seventh grade is working on fractions. We will have a quiz on adding and subtracting fractions on Thursday.
7th grade pre-algebra will befinishing up the first part of the chapter, reviewing, and having a Mid Chapter Quiz next Monday or Tuesday of next week.
The Algebra class is working on factoring polynomials. We have a test on Friday.
In Math 8, we are reviewing this chapter on solving equations by graphing and algebra and will have a test next Tuesday.
In 5th grade math, we are still working on our times tables. We will will be dividing decimals and dividing by powers of 10.
THINGS TO REMEMBER:
Wednesday is Ash Wednesday and 6th grade plans the Mass that day.
Our field trip to the Challenger Center will be on April 1st -- more information coming soon.
Forms for eating lunch with your 6th grader are due by March 10th the dinner is March 12th.
Spring Carnival is just around the corner.
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.