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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 January 16th - 20th
  Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
Mrs. Steffeck - English *B Day
Publish and Print Narrative
W6.3 W6.7 L6.1 L6.2
*A DAY
- Pronoun Review - L6.2
- Project Feedback
- Pronoun Activity
- Share Culture Projects SL6.1
*B DAY
- Pronoun Review - L6.1
- Project Feedback
- Pronoun Activity
- Share Culture Projects SL6.1
* A DAY
- Pronoun Feedback
- Reading Novel Discussion
- "Big Sticky" R &R
*B Day
A DAY
- Pronoun Feedback
- Reading Novel Discussion
- "Big Sticky" R&R

Mrs. Myerchin - Reading *B Day

*Wrap up loose ends of projects/practice your presentation with your group - 1st half of class

*Present Group Projects - 2nd half of class

Reading Textbook Link


*A Day

*Finish presenting projects
*4C's Self-Reflect/Feedback
*Reading Challenge - Tally List
*Set Goals for MAP Test on Thursday
*B Day

*Finish presenting projects
*4C's Self-Reflect/Feedback
*Reading Challenge - Tally List
*Set Goals for MAP Test on Friday

*A Day

*Winter Reading MAP Test
*B Day

*Winter Reading MAP Test
Mrs. Gilliss - Social Studies 6.29 Ancient Greece
* Greek Mythology Activities
* Facebook Profile Sheet



SS Textbook Link

SS Map Games
6.29 Ancient Greece
* Work on Greek Myth skits
* Start presenting


6.29 Ancient Greece
* Work on Greek Myth skits
* Start presenting

6.29 Ancient Greece
* Complete myth presentations
* Newsela
* Current Event Lesson (6.1.1)
* Assign student CE dates

6.2.9 Ancient Greece
* Complete myth presentations
* Newsela
* Current Event Lesson (6.1.1)
* Assign student CE dates

Mrs. Zaun - Math Finish MAP Testing

HOMEWORK
CH 4 Fair Game Review wkst
4.1 Video notes

HOMEWORK
4.1 - pages 152-153, # 9-31 odd, 32-38 even
4.2 video notes

HOMEWORK
4.1 - pages 152-153, # 9-31 odd, 32-38 even
4.2 video notes



Review and Chart Summative Assessments

HOMEWORK
4.2 - pages 158-159, # 7-29 odd, 35-38 all
4.3 video notes
Review and Chart Summative Assessments

HOMEWORK
4.2 - pages 158-159, # 7-29 odd, 35-38 all
4.3 video notes
Mrs. Zaun - Accelerated Math Finish MAP Testing

HOMEWORK
4.2 Video notes

HOMEWORK
4.2 - pages 158-159, # 7-29 odd, 35-38 all
4.3 video notes
4.3 - pages 164-165, #9-25 odd, and 30
HOMEWORK
4.2 - pages 158-159, # 7-29 odd, 35-38 all
4.3 video notes
4.3 - pages 164-165, #9-25 odd, and 30
Review and Chart Summative Assessments

HOMEWORK
4.4 assignment
Review and Chart Summative Assessments

HOMEWORK
4.4 assignment
Mr. Price - Science Monday (B)
Tuesday (A)
Wednesday (B)
Elements, Compounds, & Mixtures
Brainstorm (Borax Ornament Activity): What went wrong?
Thursday (A)
Weekly Ten Quiz
Set up/perform borax experiment: What went wrong
Friday (B)
Weekly Ten Quiz
Set up/perform borax experiment: What went wrong
Mr. Nohner Introduction to Intro to Tech.
PowerPoint
classroom procedures
Measurement lesson
standard and metric measurement
measurement packet measurement kahoot
measurement quiz
Introduction to snap circuits
Mr. Nohner: Exploring Technology Introduction to Exploring tech.
power point.
classroom procedures
technology video paper tower challenge project module orientation module session #1
pre test
module activity
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 Adding and subtracting fractions review.   Section 2.7 Writing Decimals as fractions. Homework 2.7 Practice A, 2.7 Puzzle worksheet   Section 2.8 Writing fractions as decimals. Homework page 94 questions 11-29, 33,34
Mrs. Schumacher - Reading Strategies Cultural Research - library

Using your internet sources to continue taking notes and adding sources to NoodleTools.

RS (Reading Strategies)

Continue:
Cultural Research - library

Continue to make notes based on your sources. You will need notecards for this paper.


RS (Reading Strategies)



RS (Reading Strategies)
Pronoun - Subject/Object Assessment

Cultural Research Project - notecards/research


RS (Reading Strategies)

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 *V.I.P Party * Team Meeting * Wellness Wednesday * Newzbrain * Vocabulary
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 January23rd - 27th
  Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
Mrs. Steffeck - English A Day:
Library - mini research project
B Day:
Library - mini research project
A Day:
REVIEW Pronouns
Pronoun Classroom project
Student Inquiry Based Topics - Persuasion
B Day:
REVIEW Pronouns
Pronoun Classroom project
Student Inquiry Based Topics - Persuasion
*A Day:
Pronoun Review - Kahoot
Pronoun Summative next week Tuesday
Speech
Mrs. Myerchin - Reading *A Day

*Group Project work time - tweak contracts, materials, 4C's


Reading Textbook Link
*B Day

*Group Project work time - tweak contracts, materials, 4C's
*A Day

*Continue Group Projects (4C's) - clarify ?'s, check in with Myerchin, authentic audience
*Present on Friday - 2nd part of class
*B Day

*Continue Group Projects (4C's) - clarify ?'s, check in with Myerchin, authentic audience
*Present on Monday - 2nd part of class
*A Day

*Wrap up loose ends of projects/practice your presentation with your group - 1st half of class

*Present Group Projects - 2nd half of class
Mrs. Gilliss - Social Studies 6.2.9 Ancient Greece
* Gods/Goddesses Facebook Profile
* Character Cubes


SS Textbook Link
SS Map Games
6.2.9 Ancient Greece
* Gods/Goddesses Facebook Profile
* Character Cubes
6.2.9 Ancient Greece
*Current Events (6.1.1)
* Start Chpt. 27 Athens & Sparta
* Intro & 1st pg. of new packet
* Group activity chpt. sections
* Share out with class
6.2.9 Ancient Greece
*Current Events (6.1.1)
* Start Chpt. 27 Athens & Sparta
* Intro & 1st pg. of new packet
* Group activity chpt. sections
* Share out with class
6.2.9 Ancient Greece
* Finish up all Chpt. 27 sections
* Video Clip: Athens & Sparta
* City-State Simulation Game
Mrs. Zaun - Math Q2 SUMMATIVES

6.NS.3 - Decimals
6.NS.8 - Coordinate Plane

*Kahoot Semester Review*
Q2 SUMMATIVES

6.NS.3 - Decimals
6.NS.8 - Coordinate Plane

*Kahoot Semester Review*
Winter MAP Testing
Winter MAP Testing
Winter MAP Testing

HOMEWORK
Ch 4 Fair Game Review worksheet
Mrs. Zaun - Accelerated Math Q2 SUMMATIVES

6.NS.3 - Decimals
6.NS.8 - Coordinate Plane

*Kahoot Semester Review*
Q2 SUMMATIVES

6.NS.3 - Decimals
6.NS.8 - Coordinate Plane

*Kahoot Semester Review*
Winter MAP Testing
Winter MAP Testing
Winter MAP Testing

HOMEWORK
Ch 4 Fair Game Review worksheet
Mr. Price - Science Monday (A)
Collect data from experiment: Consolidate information
Analyze data, draw conclusions

New info: Compounds and chemical formulas
Student working time: Atomic composition, atomic math, compounds and mixtures.
Tuesday (B)
Collect data from experiment: Consolidate information
Analyze data, draw conclusions

New info: Compounds and chemical formulas
Student working time: Atomic composition, atomic math, compounds and mixtures.
Wednesday (A)
:Build a molecule simulation (w/worksheet)
:Assignment working list
Thursday (B)
:Build a molecule simulation (w/worksheet)
:Assignment working list
(Atomic math)
(
Friday (B)

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 use graphic design software
work on button project
use graphic design software
work on button project
finish graphic design project finish graphic design project last day of semester
finish up all projects
Mr. Nohner: Exploring Technology complete bridge testing
test flights for rockets
west point engineering project west point engineering project west point engineering project last day of semester
finish up all projects
clean up
Mr. Miller Math Review for Decimal Operations Checkpoint (add, subtract, multiply, and divide decimals).   Decimal Operations Checkpoint
Fair Game Review worksheet
  Topic 1 The Number Line Worksheet
Topic 2 Comparing Numbers Worksheet
Mrs. Schumacher - Reading Strategies Presentations   Sub. teacher   presentations
Ms.Palczewski- Social Studies   Finish 6.1.3 Map Skills Activity

Geography Question Discussion

Intro to Chapter 26 - Governments of Greece
  Chapter 26 Notes - Rise of Democracy (Monarchy)  
HOMEBASE/ Announcements *Clean House - Lockers * Catch up Work - Tutor Back * Wellness - Gym Activity -
Kurtz - Intervention
* Newzbrain * New Schedule
Highlight and Questoins
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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