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Mrs. Skolout


303-387-6600
 Welcome to 6th grade 
Our classrooms are 'all kind of nuts' free!
Please do not bring foods with any kind of nuts for snack.



Classroom Links

iREady

Khan Academy  (Support struggling or push to advance learners)

Virtual Nerd (This site will support learning of lessons. Choose a course and then a tutorial of what you want to learn more about.)
Zearn  (If Mrs. Skolout's log in appears please delete and log in to your own account. Log in is in you math notebook,)
Embarc  (This site will support Eureka lessons with video lessons.  Select the module and lesson that is being worked on.)
A+ Math (Interactive math games for addition, subtraction, multiplication and division.)
That Quiz-Math Test Activities  (Students can practice a variety of math skills from integers, fractions, concepts and geometry.)
Play Kids Games Math Fact Practice Games  (Students can choose from 172 lessons from a variety of math concepts.)
 Math Magician  (Learn your math facts at this website 1-10)
 Typing Pal (Login and Password Needed)


Mr. Francoeur has asked that you practice typing at least one hour per week. Here's the steps for students to log in: 

2. Click Typingpal Online-for Schools
3. Click Typing Pal School log in
4. Enter the code- dcsdscms
5. Enter username and password (lastnamefirstinitialmiddleinitial, lunch #)

Student Handbook

Created for 6th Graders 
By 6th Graders

Classroom News

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March 4th- 6th grade Cap and Gown pictures
March 19-23rd No School/Spring Break
April 20th No School
May 3rd J.A. Finance Park/6th Grade Field Trip
May 24th 6th Grade Field Day/Northridge Rec Center
May 25th 6th Grade Graduation

Math

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Block 1- 

Students have been working hard on Module 3.  They are coming up on the mid module assessment this next week.  I am so proud of how hard the students are working on Integers and Rational numbers on a number line.  They are also working on Olympic projects for some current events and fun! Homework will always be written in their planners and may include Eureka practice, iReady, Math's Mates and projects.  If there is any questions, students should be including this information in their planner everyday.  

**If a student is absent for any reason, it is the students responsibility to make up the missed lesson on their own time. I have provided several sites and have provided instructions to all of the students on how to do this. If additional support is needed, it is the students responsibility to let me know and schedule a time to meet with me (extended learning times on T and Th, lunch recess, and before or after school when I am available and it is pre arranged.

Block 2-   We are starting Module 2 and it will be exposing and learning about integers and rational numbers on the number line. We will learn about absolute value and how positive and negative numbers relate and work on a number line. This block is a busy time for students coming in and out of the classroom for them to get their learning needs met.  Students are doing Math's Mate problems for homework and several are also doing a Math Review each day for Mrs. Anton, Mrs. Koftan and for me.  All students in this block should be doing at least ten minutes of math fact practices for homework M-Th.  Your student may see iReady as homework as well.  This homework will be written in their planners based on what each student accomplished during our math time that day and their needs.  Please be sure to check your student's planner regularly to ensure they are doing what is needed for homework.

**If a student is absent for any reason, it is the students responsibility to make up the missed lesson on their own time. I have provided several sites and have provided instructions to all of the students on how to do this. If additional support is needed, it is the students responsibility to let me know and schedule a time to meet with me (extended learning times on T and Th, lunch recess, and before or after school when I am available and it is pre arranged.

Block 3-    We are in Module 3: Negative and positive integers. We will continue to work towards breaking down word problems and studying tips and ideas. Homework will always be written in their planners and may include Eureka practice, iReady, Math's Mates, Math Reviews, math fact practice and projects.  If there is any questions, students should be including this information in their planner everyday.  

**If a student is absent for any reason, it is the students responsibility to make up the missed lesson on their own time. I have provided several sites and have provided instructions to all of the students on how to do this. If additional support is needed, it is the students responsibility to let me know and schedule a time to meet with me (extended learning times on T and Th, lunch recess, and before or after school when I am available and it is pre arranged.

Homework

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Homework for math should always be purposeful.  Homework will look differently from day to day depending on the skills the student is working on and the work being done in the classroom. Please always check your students planner to see what his/her homework is for that day.  iReady is an intricate resource we use to help fill in 'gaps' in students' math skills, as well as challenging those students who are ready to move to higher levels of math skills.  Please let me know if this as homework will be an issue for your student.  Students will need access to a computer for homework at times. We will also be using Khan Academy, Zearn Learning, Embarc and Virtual Nerd, in which all students have set up accounts on this year.  Technology is important to what we are doing in math.
**If a student is absent for any reason, it is the students responsibility to make up the missed lesson on their own time. I have provided several sites and have provided instructions to all of the students on how to do this. If additional support is needed, it is the students responsibility to let me know and schedule a time to meet with me (extended learning times on T and Th, lunch recess, and before or after school when I am available and it is pre arranged.

6th Grade Schedule

Sixth Grade Schedule     

2017 - 2018

 9:05 -   9:15      Opening & Morning Announcements

 9:15 - 10:50      Block 1      

10:50 - 11:30    Specials        

11:30 - 1:10       Block 2 (Snack)    

 1:10  -  1:50     Lunch

 1:50  - 2:25      Extended Learning/Tech

 2:25 -  3:50      Block 3

4:00                  Dismissal

Specials Schedule

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The week of February 19th
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Sixth Grade Creed


6th Grade Creed

2016-2017

I PROMISE...
-to encourage others to do their best, agree to disagree, to stop and think before speaking, to be kind and work hard to be respectful, to model SOAR expectations, to actively listen, participate and stay on track.




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