Archive for March, 2011

Week 28 Class Assignments

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Kindness: Pass It On  Calendar

We are now reviewing all of the sixth grade language arts standards. I have opened a StudyIsland.com account for each of you. Each week, I will assign two to three standards to be reviewed on StudyIsland (please see instructions in homework). If you do not have access to a computer, I have hard copies of all of the assignments.

Study all of your flashcards.  Complete word list and definitions.

Online Flashcards Click on Mrs. Butler’s flashcards (bottom of the page), then click on “study.”

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March 28 – April 1 

Homework

This week’s standard
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To view messages, student projects, or links, please visit our class homepage:
mrsbutler2006.com
wardrobe2night
Monday
Periods 3/4
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Summarizing
Essay
Tuesday
Drug Store Project
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Wednesday

Brain Book Review 3
Note Taking and Outlining

Brain Book Review 4 Applications
Drawing Conclusion

Final Draft

 

Thursday

Propaganda Techniques
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Friday
Mastery Test 2

Critical Reading – circle, underline, chart – Bullying

Questions for Socratic Seminar

Socratic Seminar
Sentence Frames
Auction

Periods 5/6
 

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Summarizing
Essay

Drug Store Project
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Brain Book Review 3
Note Taking and Outlining

Brain Book Review 4 Applications
Drawing Conclusion

Final Draft

Social Studies

Role Play – Notes
Propaganda Techniques
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Mastery Test 2
Critical Reading – circle, underline, chart. Bullying
Questions for Socratic Seminar

Socratic Seminar
Sentence Frames
Auction

Period7
SSR – Outsiders
Voice Thread
Drug Store Project SSR – Diary of a . . . .
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SSR – Diary of a Wimpy Kid
Do It Yourselfimage
Your desert island needs?

SSR – Pat

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Week 27 Class Assignments

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Kindness: Pass It On  Calendar

We are now reviewing all of the sixth grade language arts standards. I have opened a StudyIsland.com account for each of you. Each week, I will assign two to three standards to be reviewed on StudyIsland (please see instructions in homework). If you do not have access to a computer, I have hard copies of all of the assignments.

Study all of your flashcards.  Complete word list and definitions.

Online Flashcards Click on Mrs. Butler’s flashcards (bottom of the page), then click on “study.”

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March 21 – March 25  

Homework

This week’s standard
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To view messages, student projects, or links, please visit our class homepage:
mrsbutler2006.com
wardrobe2night
Monday
Periods 3/4
Compare and Contrast
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Essay rough draft
Tuesday

Compare and Contrast
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Essay rough draft

Wednesday

Brain Book Review 3 PPT
Main Idea/worksheet

Quia Main Idea game http://www.quia.com/pop/120023.html

Essay rough draft

Thursday

Brain Book Review 3
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Note Taking and Outline

Essay

Friday

Critical Reading – circle, underline, chart – Bullying

Questions for Socratic Seminar

Socratic Seminar
Sentence Frames
Auction

Periods 5/6

Compare and Contrast
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Essay rough draft

Compare and Contrast
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Essay rough draft

Brain Book Review 3 PPT
Main Idea/worksheet

Quia Main Idea game http://www.quia.com/pop/120023.html

Essay rough draft

Social Studies

Role Play  and test
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Brain Book Review 3
Note Taking and Outline

Critical Reading – circle, underline, chart. Bullying
Questions for Socratic Seminar

Socratic Seminar
Sentence Frames
Auction

Period7
SSR – Outsiders
Group Story Map
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SSR – Outsiders
Group Story Map

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SSR – Outsiders
Small Story Map

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SSR – Outsiders
VoiceThread
SSR – Pat

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Thank You

Dear Sixth Grade Teachers,
Thank you for the beautiful flowers!
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Week 26 Class Assignments

 

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Kindness: Pass It On  Calendar

We are now reviewing all of the sixth grade language arts standards. I have opened a StudyIsland.com account for each of you. Each week, I will assign two to three standards to be reviewed on StudyIsland (please see instructions in homework). If you do not have access to a computer, I have hard copies of all of the assignments.

Study all of your flashcards.  Complete word list and definitions.

Online Flashcards Click on Mrs. Butler’s flashcards (bottom of the page), then click on “study.”

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March 14 – March 18  

Homework

This week’s standard
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To view messages, student projects, or links, please visit our class homepage:
mrsbutler2006.com
wardrobe2night
Monday
Periods 3/4
Shades of Meaning
Essay rough draft
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Tuesday

Mastery Test
Essay rough draft

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Wednesday

Brainbook Review 2 Informational Materials

Scavenger Hunt

Type paragraph one of essay.
StudyIsland Week 2

Thursday

StudyIsland – context clues, informational materials, main idea – Whole class

Critical Reading
Cold Read -Facebook’s new geotagging ability brings potential for abuse.

Type paragraph 2
Study Island

Friday

Critical Reading – circle, underline, chart – Facebook’s new geotagging ability brings potential for abuse.

Questions for Socratic Seminar

Socratic Seminar

Auction

Password w/flashcards

Periods 5/6

Shades of Meaning
Essay Rough Draft
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Mastery Test
Essay

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Brainbook Review 2 Informational Materials

Scavenger Hunt

Type paragraph one of essay.
StudyIsland Week 2

Social Studies

Processing and test
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Hieroglyphic Translator

Critical Reading – cirlcle, underline, chart. Facebook’s new geotagging ability brings potential for abuse.

Questions for Socratic Seminar

Socratic Seminar

Auction

Password w/flashcards

 

Period7
SSR – Outsiders
VoiceThread
SSR – Outsiders
VoiceThread
SSR – Outsiders
VoiceThread
SSR – Outsiders
VoiceThread
SSR – Pat

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Netbook Safety – Lesson Two

Internet Safety Activity –Create a skit about one of the nine Internet safety rules
you will find at the site below. You will present your skit to the class.
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Great Resources for Internet Safety
Commonsensemedia.org — Advice on managing your family’s “media diet” and
teaching online safety to your children. Ratings and reviews on current movies,
videogames, mobile apps, websites and other media.
Connectsafely.org — Safety tips, advice and news on topics ranging from the
social Web to Internet filters to smart videogaming.
Cybersafety.ca.gov — Resources from members of the California Coalition on
Children’s Internet Safety and various other organizations.
Onguardonline.gov — Information on computer security, kids’ online privacy,
social networking sites and other online safety-related topics. Online guide entitled
Net Cetera: Chatting With Kids About Being Online.
Stopcyberbullying.org / Stopbullyingnow.hrsa.gov / Cyberbullying.us —
Information, safety tips and statistics on cyberbullying.
Webwisekids.org — Internet safety games and tips on such topics as social networking,
cell phone dangers, emerging technology, and chat rooms and IM safety.

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Week 25 Class Assignments

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Kindness: Pass It On  Calendar

1. We are now reviewing all of the sixth grade language arts standards. I have opened a StudyIsland.com account for each of you. Each week, I will assign two to three standards to be reviewed on StudyIsland (please see instructions in homework). If you do not have access to a computer, I have hard copies of all of the assignments.

2. You should be reading 30 minutes every night. Two story maps are due by
March 11.

3. Study all of your flashcards.  Complete word list and definitions.

Online Flashcards Click on Mrs. Butler’s flashcards (bottom of the page), then click on “study.”

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March 7 – March 11  

Homework

This week’s standard
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To view messages, student projects, or links, please visit our class homepage:
mrsbutler2006.com
wardrobe2night
Monday
Periods 3/4
Essay

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Tuesday

Essay

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Wednesday

Brain Book Review #1

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Multiple Meaning Words
StudyIsland

Thursday

Teen Truth Live
Assembly
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Teen Truth Live Activity

Friday

Brain Book Review
Foreign Words
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Context Clues
PAT

Periods 5/6

Essay

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Essay

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Brain Book Review

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Multiple Meaning Words
Essay

Social Studies

Role play activity.

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Hieroglyphic Translator

Brain Book Review
Foreign Words
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Context Clues
PAT

Period7
SSR – Outsiders
VoiceThread
SSR – Outsiders
VoiceThread
SSR – Outsiders
VoiceThread
SSR – Outsiders
VoiceThread
SSR – Pat

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