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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 February 13-17
  Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
Mrs. Steffeck - English *B Day:
-Research Feedback
-Pronoun Feedback
-Debate SL.6.1
*A DAY
-Word Nerd
- Persuasive Discussion -
- Persuasive Introduction Paragraph
- Peer Edit
*B DAY
-Word Nerd
- Persuasive Discussion -
- Persuasive Introduction Paragraph
- Peer Edit

* A DAY
- Prefix Flipbook/Practice
- Persuasive Writing - Paragraph
- Peer to Peer feedback
- Choice Time

*B Day
- Prefix Flipbook/Practice
- Persuasive Writing - paragraph
- Peer to Peer feedback
- Choice Time
Mrs. Myerchin - Reading *B Day

*Day 5 PBL: Review Ch. 1-2
*Read Ch. 3-6 and record key events - vocab, clarify, predict
*Comprehension check on Ch. 1-4 (RI6.10)

Reading Textbook Link


*A Day

*Day 6 of PBL: Finishing reading Ch. 6, Review Ch. 3-6, Update Need to Knows, examples of Perseverance, start adding topics, Read Ch. 7 and fill out key events for each chapter
*Roman Numerals and Red Fern Site to listen to story
*B Day

*Day 6 of PBL: Finishing reading Ch. 6, Review Ch. 3-6, Update Need to Knows, examples of Perseverance, start adding topics, Read Ch. 7 and fill out key events for each chapter
*Roman Numerals and Red Fern Site to listen to story
*A Day

*Day 7 of PBL: Start Character Analysis of Billy, Review Ch. 7, Read Ch. 8-9 and fill out key events
*Add to Sticky notes: Need to knows, Perseverance examples, topics, and start adding themes
*B Day


*Day 7 of PBL: Start Character Analysis of Billy, Review Ch. 7, Read Ch. 8-9 and fill out key events
*Add to Sticky notes: Need to knows, Perseverance examples, topics, and start adding themes
Mrs. Gilliss - Social Studies 6.29 Ancient Greece
*Current Events
*Battle of Plataea (skit, read, notes)
*Four Corner Processing
* CFA
*Jr. Scholastic (if time)


SS Textbook Link

SS Map Games
6.29 Ancient Greece
*Chpt. 29 Golden Age of Athens
* 29.1-29.2/ 1st pg. of packet
* Start "Walking Tour of Athens"


6.29 Ancient Greece
*Chpt. 29 Golden Age of Athens
* 29.1-29.2/ 1st pg. of packet
* Start "Walking Tour of Athens"

6.29 Ancient Greece
* Finish "Walking Tour of Athens"
* Process with web writing
* Ancient Greece Kids Discover Booklets

6.2.9 Ancient Greece
* Finish "Walking Tour of Athens"
* Process with web writing
* Ancient Greece Kids Discover Booklets
Mrs. Zaun - Math HOMEWORK
4.3 - pages 164-165, #9-25 odd, and 30
4.4 video notes
HOMEWORK
4.4 - pages 172-173, you choose 14 problems from #3-41 - *at least 5 problems must be from #19 or higher
HOMEWORK
4.4 - pages 172-173, you choose 14 problems from #3-41 - *at least 5 problems must be from #19 or higher
HOMEWORK
Ch 4 Review Wkst
STUDY FOR CHECKPOINT
HOMEWORK
Ch 4 Review Wkst
STUDY FOR CHECKPOINT
Mrs. Zaun - Accelerated Math Ch 4 Checkpoint
6.RP.3c - Percents

HOMEWORK
7th grade 1.2 Practice wkst
7th grade 1.3 Video Notes

HOMEWORK
7th grade 1.3 Practice wkst
7th grade 1.4 Video Notes
HOMEWORK
7th grade 1.3 Practice wkst
7th grade 1.4 Video Notes
HOMEWORK
7th grade 1.4 Practice wkst
7th grade 1.5 Video Notes
HOMEWORK
7th grade 1.4 Practice wkst
7th grade 1.5 Video Notes
Mr. Price - Science Monday (B)
Self-paced working
Matter Summative

Motion Reading: Understanding Vocabulary
Motion simulation

Motion Reading: Graphing motion
Motion Graphing
Tuesday (A)
Self-paced working
Matter Summative

Motion Reading: Understanding Vocabulary
Motion simulation

Motion Reading: Graphing motion
Motion Graphing

Speed Challenge Lab: Measuring motion
Wednesday (B)

Motion Reading: Understanding Vocabulary
Motion simulation

Motion Reading: Graphing motion
Motion Graphing

Speed Challenge Lab: Measuring motion
Thursday (A)
Motion Graphing (constant speed & slope, stopped)

Motion Video (with extension questions)

Assignment Chain (Independent working)

Due next class:
#027 - Acids and Bases
Watch Motion video (Bill Nye) and answer questions
Friday (B)
Motion Graphing (constant speed & slope, stopped)

Motion Video (with extension questions)

Assignment Chain (Independent working)

Due next class:
#027 - Acids and Bases
Watch Motion video (Bill Nye) and answer questions
Mr. Nohner quiz on electrical terms
correct
Introduction to CAD using Vectorworks Vectorworks tools and techniques practice
CAD #1
complete
CAD # 1
CAD # 2
Mr. Nohner: Exploring Technology module session 7
post test
module activity
finish all work for rotation 2
sessions 1-7,
turn in assessment page
all work due today
move to room T 8 today
technology history lesson

catapult challenge
complete catapult challenge
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 Intensive pronouns - worksheets due Wednesday

Notecards

RS (Reading Strategies)

Continue:
Kahoot review of pronouns
Possessive/Intensive Pronoun Assessment Friday


Thesis Statement
Outline

RS (Reading Strategies)



RS (Reading Strategies)
Assessment - possessive/intensive

Outline

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 * HMS Vocabulary Day * SSR Tutorback * Team Building - Team Inspire * 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 February 20-24
  Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
Mrs. Steffeck - English No School
Presidents Day
No School
Staff Development Day
*A Day:
- Prefix Flipbook
- Complete Persuasive Writing paragraph
- Peer to Peer Feedback
*B Day
- Prefix Flipbook
- Complete Persuasive Writing
- Peer to Peer Feedback
*A Day
- Word Nerd
- Vocabulary Review
- Prefix Flipbook
- Prefix Practice
- Persuasive Writing Questioning
Mrs. Myerchin - Reading *No School - President's Day


Reading Textbook Link
*No School - Staff Development Day
*A Day

*Day 8 PBL: Review Ch. 8-9, Read Ch. 10-12 and fill out Main Events for Ch. 10-12
*Finish Character Analysis of Billy
*BIG, YELLOW STICKY NOTES: Need to Knows, Perseverance examples, topics
*B Day

*Day 8 PBL: Review Ch. 8-9, Read Ch. 10-12 and fill out Main Events for Ch. 10-12
*Finish Character Analysis of Billy
*BIG, YELLOW STICKY NOTES: Need to Knows, Perseverance examples, topics
*A Day

*Day 9 PBL: Review Ch. 10-12
*Read Ch. 13-14 and record key events - vocab, clarify, predict
*Compare/Contrast Old Dan & Little Ann
*Comprehension check on Ch. 7-13 (RI6.10)
*If time, Sticky notes...
Mrs. Gilliss - Social Studies >
No School
President's Day




SS Textbook Link
SS Map Games
No School
Staff Development
6.2.9 Ancient Greece
*Return, chart & file papers
* Ancient Greece Scavenger Hunt
* Socrates & Plato video clip
* Start Chpt 30/ Alexander the Great 30.1-30.4
* Complete timeline in pkt.
6.2.9 Ancient Greece
*Return, chart & file papers
* Ancient Greece Scavenger Hunt
* Socrates & Plato video clip
* Start Chpt 30/ Alexander the Great 30.1-30.4
* Complete timeline in pkt.

6.2.9 Ancient Greece
* Current Events (6.1.1)
* Finish Chpt. 30: 30.5- Summary
* Work on map in pkt.
* Alex. the Great video clip
* Jr. Scholastic
Mrs. Zaun - Math CHECKPOINT
Ch 4 - Fractions, Decimals, Percents
6.RP.3c

HOMEWORK
*Ch 5 Fair Game Review worksheet - in google classroom
*5.1 Video notes
CHECKPOINT
Ch 4 - Fractions, Decimals, Percents
6.RP.3c

HOMEWORK
*Ch 5 Fair Game Review worksheet - in google classroom
*5.1 Video notes
HOMEWORK
5.1 worksheet
5.2 video notes
HOMEWORK
5.1 worksheet
5.2 video notes
HOMEWORK
5.2 Practice
5.3 video notes
Mrs. Zaun - Accelerated Math HOMEWORK
*7th gr - 1.5 Practice B worksheet - Dividing Integers
*7th gr - 1.3 Puzzle
HOMEWORK
*7th gr - 1.5 Practice B worksheet - Dividing Integers
*7th gr - 1.3 Puzzle
INTEGERS PROJECT
*Brainstorm choices
*Group work

INTEGERS PROJECT
*Brainstorm choices
*Group work

INTEGERS PROJECT
*work time
*conference with Mrs. Zaun

Mr. Price - Science Monday (A)
Intro Acids and Bases
Chemistry Practice
Working to final assessment (paced)
All take by Friday
Tuesday (B)
Intro Acids and Bases
Chemistry Practice
Working to final assessment (paced)
All take by Monday
Wednesday (A)
Chemistry practice-webquest
Chemistry Final (if ready)
pH Simulation
Motion
Thursday (B)
Chemistry practice-webquest
Chemistry Final (if ready)
pH Simulation
Motion
Friday (B)
Chemistry Assessment (all)
pH (Acids & Bases) simulation
Motion Vocabulary
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 snap circuit electronics
transistors
snap circuits electronics
integrated circuits
LED displays
finish snap circuits projects
students can work on projects of
their choice
snap circuit review and kahoot snap circuit quiz
Mr. Nohner: Exploring Technology Module session 2
RCA question
module activity
Module session 3
RCA question
module activity
Module session 4
RCA question
module activity
Module session 5
RCA question
module activity
Module session
test review
module activity
Mr. Miller Math   5.3 Solving rate problems. Homework page 206 3-22   Quiz ratios and rates.  
Mrs. Schumacher - Reading Strategies   Review subject/object, possessive/intensive pronouns
summative today

Working on research paper
  Work on research paper

paper due: 2/17
 
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 *Perseverance Presentation/Cafetorium * Catch up Work - Tutor Back * Horizon Buddies presentation/Cafetorium * Newzbrain *HMS Vocabulary Work
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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