Login
  • Classroom Web Pages
<< Back To Directory
Loading...


Welcome+to+the+Sixth+Grade%21
Mr. McCarthy's Social Studies
Page Avatar

Welcome to the Sixth Grade Center!  I hope everyone is excited and ready for a great 2019-2020 school year! First student day will be August 8th.
                                                    

 
First Grading Period (45 days)
Week 1

Week 1  8/05-8/09
   Monday - 
   Tuesday - First teacher day
   Wednesday - Second teacher day 
   Thursday - First student day. Students will learn about our school, expectations, and procedures by going thru our "Owl Academy" stations
   Friday -  Discuss classroom rules, expectations, and proper use of chromebooks

Attachments
Week 2

Week 2  8/12-8/16
   Monday - complete the jigsaw puzzle handout telling likes and dislikes
   Tuesday - students will take the 30 word vocabulary test for 6th grade (this focuses on the 30 words we want 6th graders to know before going to 7th grade)
   Wednesday - begin coloring the "Oceans and Continents" handout...due Friday
   Thursday - discuss the Five Themes of Geography. Read/discuss Chapter 1 section 1.1 "The World in Spatial Terms." Continue working on handout from Wednesday.
    Friday - Read/discuss 1.1 pages 2 and 3. Begin working on the "Hand" worksheet

Attachments
Week 3

Week 3  8/19-8/23
   Monday - Continue "Hand" assignment from last week
   Tuesday - Read/discuss 1.1 Explore pages 4 and 5. Finish "Hand" assignment
   Wednesday - "Retro Bill" convo in the cafeteria
   Thursday -  Read/discuss 1.1 Explore pages 6 and 7. Begin 2nd "Oceans and Continents" handout.
   Friday - Read/discuss 1.1 Explore page 8. Finish 2nd "Oceans and Continents" handout

Attachments
Week 4

Week 4  8/26/-8/30
   Monday - Read/discuss 1.2 Engage and Explore page 1. Assign questions on google classroom
   Tuesday -  Read/discuss 1.2 Explore page 2. Assign questions on google classroom
   Wednesday -  Read/discuss 1.2 Explore pages 3 and 4. Assign questions on google classroom
   Thursday - Counseling lesson with Miss Browning

    Friday - Read/discuss 1.2 Explore pages 5 and 6. Assign questions on google classroom

Week 5

Week 5  9/2-9/6
   Monday - Labor Day - No School
   Tuesday -  Review 1.2, then answer the 11 question assessment (for extra credit). Assign the video w/questions from google classroom
   Wednesday - Discuss "The Five Themes of Geography" slideshow. No homework
  Thursday - Discuss "Location, Location, Location" slideshow. Assign handout
  Friday - Begin "Plotting a Route Around the World" project. Go over the directions and have students begin choosing/locating their ten cities

      ***Parent-Teacher conferences will be next Wednesday, Septemper 11, from 4:00-7:30.***
 

Attachments
Week 6

Week 6  9/09-9/13
   Monday -  continue working on "Plotting a Course Around the World" project

   Tuesday - continue working on "Plotting a Course Around the World" project

Wednesday - continue working on "Plotting a Course Around the World" project

Thursday - continue working on "Plotting a Course Around the World" project

Friday - continue working on "Plotting a Course Around the World" project  **this is due today!**

 

Reminders

  1. Wednesday - parent-teacher conferences (4:00-7:30)
  2. Friday - picture day
Week 7

Week 7  9/16-9/20
   Monday - Begin 4.1 "Geography of Europe." Discuss Engage/ Explore pages 1, 2, and 3. Begin working on the handout (the two attachments below)
   Tuesday - Discuss Explore pages 4, 5, 6, and 7. Finish the handout from Monday.
   Wednesday -  Begin working of the "Geography of Europe" google doc. (on your google classroom page)
   Thursday - Finish your google doc from Wednesday
   Friday - video "Geography of Europe"

***Parent-Teacher Conferences  on Wednesday evening from 4:00-7:30*** - these are scheduled conferences.

Attachments
Week 8

Week 8  9/23-9/27
   Monday - Read/Discuss 4.2 Engage/Explore p.1. Do p.1 on google classroom

   Tuesday - Read/discuss 4.2 Explore p.2. Do p. 2 on google classroom

    Wednesday - Read/Discuss 4.2 Explore p.3. Do p.3 on google classroom

    Thursday - Read/Discuss 4.2 Explore p.4. Do p.4 on google classroom

    Friday - Read/discuss Explore p.5. Do p. 5 on google classroom



Week 9

Week 9  10/02-10/06
   Monday - Read/Discuss 4.2 Explore p. 6. Answer questions on google classroom
   Tuesday - Review for 4.2 Test with quizlet and kahoot. Take test over 4.2
   Wednesday  - Begin 4.4 - read Explore pages 1 and 2. Complete the top half of the study guide
   Thursday -  Read 4.2 Explore pages 3 and 4. Complete the study guide
   Friday - No School

Week 10

Week 10  10/07-10/11
   Monday - Read 4.4 pages 5 and 6. Answer questions #1-6 on the handout
   Tuesday - Read 4.4 pages 7 and 8. Answer questions #7-12 on the handout
   Wednesday  - Read 4.4 pages 9 and 10. Complete the handout
   Thursday - Begin coloring the "Map of Europe" handout
   Friday -  Finish the coloring page from Thursday

     **End of the First Grading Period***


Collapse Information Clip Contact Me!


Collapse Statistics pageStats
Page Statistics
Created: Aug 4, 2010
Page Statistics
Updated: Oct 3, 2019
Page Hits
Viewed 4235 times

Collapse Information Clip Contact Me!


Collapse Statistics pageStats
Page Statistics
Created: Aug 4, 2010
Page Statistics
Updated: Oct 3, 2019
Page Hits
Viewed 4235 times

Box Tops Education Logo Homework Hotline Logo Market Day Logo