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Infinity Team 6


Team Infinity Staff Members - Grade 6
Name Subject
Deb Steffeck English
Angela Myerchin Team Leader Reading Reading Textbook Link
Pat Gilliss Social Studies TEXTBOOK
Marlena Zaun Math
TEXTBOOK BPS username, password= bigideas
Brian Price Science
Mr. Nohner Technology
Mr. Wright Digital Literacy: Student Moodle
Mr. Salzer Band
Infinity Newsletter October 2016 Newsletter
Team Infinity teachers meet M,W,F from 12:20-1:00pm. Please call during that time if you have any questions or concerns.



Team Infinity Weekly Assignments: week of April 24-28
  Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
Mrs. Steffeck - English *B Day
- Complete Part 1 state testing
- Figurative Language Writing
*A Day
- State Testing Performance Task
- Part 1

*B Day
- State Testing Performance Task
- Part 1

* A DAY
- Memory Twist
- Suffix Book


*ABDay
- Memory Twist
- Suffx Book
Mrs. Myerchin - Reading *B Day

*Review Theme(RL6.2): Reader's Notebook, Kahoot, Practice with Lit. book

*Review Author's Point of View(RL6.6): Reader's Notebook, Scattered books and Kahoot

Reading Textbook Link


*A Day

*Text Analysis on "Ghost of the Lagoon" pg. 208-216
*Read and discuss as a class
*Checkpoint

*B Day

*Text Analysis on "Ghost of the Lagoon" pg. 208-216
*Read and discuss as a class
*Checkpoint
*A Day

*Read and Discuss "The Dog of Pompeii" p. 326-336
*Checkpoint on Theme(RL6.2), Pt. of View(RL6.6) & Comprehension(RL6.10)
*SSR, if time - fill out Reading Challenge Tally List
*No School
Mrs. Gilliss - Social Studies 6.2.11 Ancient Rome
* Sheppard Software Europe Review
* Chpt. 35: Sections 35.1-35.4
* 35.5-35.9 in Small Group Discussion

SS Textbook Link

SS Map Games
6.2.11 Ancient Rome
* Constantine: Read Chpt. 36: Sections 1 and 6
* End of Empire: Read Chpt. 38: Sections 1 and 2
* Complete notes (on Google Classroom)
* Video: Roman Empire: Prosperity & Decline
* Europe Map Review

Roman Test next week.
6.2.11 Ancient Rome
* Constantine: Read Chpt. 36: Sections 1 and 6
* End of Empire: Read Chpt. 38: Sections 1 and 2
* Complete notes (on Google Classroom)
* Video: Roman Empire: Prosperity & Decline
* Europe Map Review

Roman Test next week.
6.2.11 Ancient Rome
* Work on Roman Study Guide
* Jeopardy Review
* Roman Vocab Slap Game
* European Map Review

Test on Rome next Wednesday, April 19th.


SS Map Games
6.2.11 Ancient Rome
No School
Good Friday

SS Map Games
Mrs. Zaun - Math HOMEWORK
7.1 pg 280-281, # 1, 4, 6-14 all, 17, 19

7.2 video notes
HOMEWORK
7.2 - pages 287-288
#1-4 all, 6, 7, 19-31 odd, 32, 36, 44-46 all

7.3 video notes
HOMEWORK
7.2 - pages 287-288
#1-4 all, 6, 7, 19-31 odd, 32, 36, 44-46 all

7.3 video notes
HOMEWORK
7.3 - pg 294 - 295
#7-27 odd, 30

7.4 video notes
HOMEWORK
7.3 - pg 294 - 295
#7-27 odd, 30

7.4 video notes
Mrs. Zaun - Accelerated Math HOMEWORK

5.5 and 5.6 wkst
HOMEWORK
wksts:
5.6B wkst - data displays

Checkpoint next class
6.SP.5c - Mean, Median, Mode, Range, Box and whisker plots
HOMEWORK
wksts:
5.6B wkst - data displays

Checkpoint next class
6.SP.5c - Mean, Median, Mode, Range, Box and whisker plots
CHECKPOINT
6.SP.5c - Mean, Median, Mode, Range, Box and whisker plots

HOMEWORK
6.1 and 6.3 video notes
CHECKPOINT
6.SP.5c - Mean, Median, Mode, Range, Box and whisker plots

HOMEWORK
6.1 and 6.3 video notes
Mr. Price - Science Monday (B)
No School
Tuesday (A)

3 Laws of Motion: Research/lab observation
Force Interactive I

Force Interactive I Link

Self-paced working
Wednesday (B)

3 Laws of Motion: Research/lab observation
Force Interactive I

Force Interactive I Link

Self-paced working
Thursday (A)

Laws of motion
Labs/Unit review
Friday (B)
Laws of motion
Labs/Unit review
Mr. Nohner Technical drawing and measurement
video and introduction
borders and 4 square drawing
technical drawing
finish 4 square drawing
Big E drawing
begin template drawing
technical drawing
finish template drawing
technical drawing
3 view # 1
 
Mr. Nohner: Exploring Technology module session 5
RCA questions
module activity
module session 6
test review
module activity
finish all module work for rotation 4
sessions 1-7,
turn in assessment page
all work and projects due today
introduction to tetrix robots demonstration
servo motors
gears
assembly techniques
remote operation and wiring
 
Mr. Wright: Digital Literacy I saw it on the internet, so it MUST be true! The activity is continued from last week. See Google Classroom for your activity form.

LTS-MS.IAI.06 Evaluate information found within selected resources on the basis of accuracy, currency, reasonableness, appropriateness, credibility, and detail.

I can evaluate and select reliable Internet sources.

Login to Student Moodle for more detailed information...
I saw it on the internet, so it MUST be true! The activity is continued from last week. See Google Classroom for your activity form.

LTS-MS.IAI.06 Evaluate information found within selected resources on the basis of accuracy, currency, reasonableness, appropriateness, credibility, and detail.

I can evaluate and select reliable Internet sources.

Login to Student Moodle for more detailed information...
Share/Present Digital Footprint Poster...

LTS-MS.RU.11.dc - Apply safe practices for sharing personal information and explain the implications of unsafe practices.

I can describe how information posted online positively and negatively impacts a person's digital footprint.

Login to Student Moodle for more detailed information...
Share/Present Digital Footprint Poster...

LTS-MS.RU.11.dc - Apply safe practices for sharing personal information and explain the implications of unsafe practices.

I can describe how information posted online positively and negatively impacts a person's digital footprint.

Login to Student Moodle for more detailed information...
Wrap up Digital Footprint & Website Evaluation Discussion/Activities then prepare for Assessments next week.

LTS-MS.RU.11.dc
I can describe how information posted online positively and negatively impacts a person's digital footprint.

LTS-MS.IAI.06
I can evaluate and select reliable Internet sources.

Login to Student Moodle for more detailed information...
Mr. Miller Math 5.1 Ratios. Homework page 194 4-31 all   Checkpoint 6.RP.3c (percents). Review Ratios. Begin Rates.   Section 5.2 Rates. Homework page 200 3-34.
Mrs. Schumacher - Reading Strategies Greek and Latin Affix Review

Greek and Latin Affix Summative

Silent Reading
  Argumentative Writing

The Three Little Pigs/The True Story of the 3 Little Pigs
  no school
Ms. Palczewski - Social Studies Finish Chapter 26 Processing Chart

PictoWords Assignment
  PictoWord Assignment Work Day

Review Greek Geography; Ch 25 Checkpoint on Friday
  Greek Geography Checkpoint

Pictoword Share/Discussion
HOMEBASE/ Announcements *No School *Zen Day * Wellness Wednesday * Newzbrain * Teacher choice
Team Infinity teachers meet M,W,F at 1:05-1:45. You can reach us by calling 701-323-4550.


Team Infinity Weekly Assignments: week of May 1-5
  Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
Mrs. Steffeck - English *A Day
- Part 2 State Testing

* B Day
- Part 2 State Testing


* A Day
- Library Lego Day
- SSR

* B Day
- Library Lego Day
- SSR

*A Day
-- Finish up writing activities
-
Mrs. Myerchin - Reading *No School


Reading Textbook Link
*B Day

*Read and Discuss "The Dog of Pompeii" p. 326-336
*Checkpoint on Theme(RL6.2), Pt. of View(RL6.6) & Comprehension(RL6.10)
*SSR, if time - fill out Reading Challenge Tally List
*Flex Day Schedule for SBAC Testing

*Grudgeball Review:)
*Flex Day Schedule

*Stations in the morning
*Earth Day in the afternoon
*A Day

*Self-Monitor/Feedback Day

*Level Ups
Mrs. Gilliss - Social Studies NO SCHOOL


SS Textbook Link
SS Map Games
6.2.11 Ancient Rome
* Work on Roman Study Guide
* Jeopardy Review
* Roman Vocab Slap Game
* European Map Review

Test on Rome on Wednesday, April 19th.
6.2.9 Ancient Rome
* Review
* Ancient Rome Test

*Modified Schedule Today

SS Map Games
6.2.11 Ancient Rome
* Modified Schedule/ Class Activity


SS Map Games
6.1.2 Timelines
* Return Roman Tests
* Unit 6 Timeline Challenge (pgs. 410-411)
* Roman Timeline
* Sheppard Software Europe Review

Mrs. Zaun - Math No School
Homework:
7.6 video notes
7.6: pages 316-317, #1, 2, 3-7 odd, 9-16 all
7.6B video notes 2, 3, and 4 only
SBAC Testing
SBAC Testing SBAC Testing
Mrs. Zaun - Accelerated Math No School
Homework:
7.3 video notes
7.3 pg 294 - 295, #7-27 odd, 30

7.4 video notes,
7.4 pg 301-303, #1, 2, 7-13 odd, 17, 23-25, 33-37 odd, 42, 43, 44
SBAC Testing SBAC Testing SBAC Testing
Mr. Price - Science Monday (X)
No School
Tuesday (B)
Force and motion Wrap-up
Summative Assessment
Wednesday (X)
Flex
Thursday (B)
Earth Day
Friday (A)
Humdingers: Engineering a black box
(Building and Conferencing)
Energy and Waves Intro
Mr. Wright - Digital Literacy Introduction to Digital Footprints. Login to for specific assignment details containing PDF attachments, video attachments, and links to completing the task/assignment or expectation.

Student Moodle
Introduction to Digital Footprints. Login to for specific assignment details containing PDF attachments, video attachments, and links to completing the task/assignment or expectation.

Student Moodle
Clemmons Presentation

PBL
Student Work day
Students Complete PBL Work Expectations Digital Footprint Pre-Assessment - the link for the assessment can be found in Student Moodle. Begin Digital Footprint online poster - login to Google Classroom for poster expectations and copy of online poster.

Student Moodle
Google Classroom
Mr. Nohner

technical drawing
isometric #1
technical drawing
isometric #2
technical drawing assessment

begin design of maglev vehicles
Mr. Nohner: Exploring Technology   Tetrix robot projects
assembly and wiring instructions
wheelie bot
test driving with remote
tetrix robot projects
buggy bot
instructions on grippers and servo motors
complete buggy bot robot
test driving and picking up objects
disassemble all projects
students begin design of their own robot project
Mr. Miller Math   5.3 Solving rate problems. Homework page 206 3-22   Quiz ratios and rates.  
Mrs. Schumacher - Reading Strategies       Sustained Silent Reading - library

Debate
 
Ms.Palczewski- Social Studies   Ducksters Day   Chapter 26 Notes - Rise of Democracy (Monarchy)  
HOMEBASE/ Announcements   * Catch up Work - Tutor Back team meeting no home base
due to testing
wellness Friday activity
Team Infinity teachers meet M,W,F at 1:05-1:45. You can reach us by calling 701-323-4550.


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