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Back to School Night. Ms. Brown 6 th Grade. About Ms. Brown. My family My background My hobbies and interests. Daily Schedule. 8:20-8:30 Morning Business 8 :30-9:55 Math 9:55-10:10 Recess 10:10-11:15 Language Arts 11:15-11:55 Lunch 11:55-12:20 Novel Studies - PowerPoint PPT Presentation


Back to School Night

Back to School NightMs. Brown 6th Grade 1About Ms. BrownMy familyMy backgroundMy hobbies and interests

Daily Schedule8:20-8:30 Morning Business8:30-9:55 Math9:55-10:10 Recess10:10-11:15 Language Arts11:15-11:55 Lunch11:55-12:20 Novel Studies12:20-1:00 Writing/Grammar1:00-2:30 Science/Social Science/P.E./ Agenda

STUDENT SUPPLIES#2 pencils!Three ringed binder with dividersHand held pencil sharpener with shaving compartmentA correcting penPencil Pouch (small and not a box)Non-Spiral Bound NotebookCrayons/Colored Pencils

CLASSROOM ENVIRONMENTClassroom agreements-rules agreed uponClassroom consequences-student generatedClassroom monetary system-motivate studentsGroup points-to earn bonus dollarsPreferred Activity Time

STUDENT EXPECTATIONSCome to class prepared and on timeBe respectful to others and selfTake responsibility for own actions and wordsBe ready to cooperate in the classroom and playground

CLASS MANAGEMENTScholar DollarsStudent JobsBi-weekly paychecks with amount based on level of performanceNo Homework = Detention NoticeCOMMUNICATIONWeekly bulletin with assignments included in Friday FolderPaycheck is bi-weekly E-mailMake an appointmentBlog

Common Core National StandardsThird through Sixth grade focus is on English Language Arts, Literacy in History/Social Science, and Science and Technical Subjects for school year 2012-2013School year 2013-2014 focus is MathematicsLanguage ArtsReading passagesWordly Wise test every two weeksComprehension from Science/Social StudiesReading Log (Tuesday Monday)Accelerated Reader:First & Second trimesterThird Trimester19-21 A25-27 A17-18 B22-24 B15-16 C19-21 C13-14 D17-18 D

MathematicsNightly Homework -Scale of 5 points:Completed on time on folded paper (recycled)All work is shownCorrections are madeReview problems are worked outCorrect headingFriday quizChapter Test

Social StudiesCornell NotesWorksheetsVocabulary BuilderChapter TestScienceCornell Notes/ Two ColumnInteractive Reader Study GuideWorksheetsIn class Labs Chapter Test

SpellingPretest with 5X eachWord KnowledgeWorksheetsSpelling SentencesSpelling GridSpelling Test every two weeks

WritingSummary Linking EssaysSamples: Expository/PersuasivePoetry PortfolioGrammar

Grading PolicyWe will use electronic report card based on district guidelinesProjects and tests 50% of gradeQuizzes 30% of gradeHomework and class work 20% of gradeMath class work will be on a scale of 1 to 5Spelling 50% homework and 50% testHOMEWORKDistricts allocated time is 1 hour and 15 minutes dailyStudents will be assigned homework Monday-Thursday with occasional weekend assignmentsAll assignments will be in agenda If absent, students have one day to complete assignmentsProjectsFirst Trimester Science Faire

Second Trimester Poetry Portfolio and Persuasive Writing Sample

Third Trimester Country Report and Musical Instrument ProjectSly ParkOctober 14-18th 2013Cost $255.00 per studentFinal Payment Due September 7thChaperones have been picked contact Mr. Harding

CLASSROOM HELPERSArt DocentField Trip ChaperonesCorrecting Papers (home)Classroom Helper copiesEmails and Web sitesMs. Brown- shlbrown@egusd.netBlog- Elk Grove Unified School Home Page= Common Core Standards Social Studies/Science-my.hrw.comHandout with Math resources

Back to School NightMs. Brown