Ms. Myers' Class

6th Grade ELA and Social Studies

Tomorrow, you need to submit quite a few assignments. Make sure to complete all your work during after school or at home. I will be here after school before 4:00 and after 5:00 so if you have any questions please come to my room to ask me for help. Reading Log Reflection Complete Columns 3 and 5 on your Reader’s Notes for Chapter 2. Create Vocabulary Flashcards for your Roman.. Read More

SFA Reading Edge Homework

We have been learning the different ways to work together as teams to help improve and reading and learning skills.  Your homework for tonight is to reflect on how you can achieve your goal. Answer the 3 questions with 3 well-written, complete paragraphs. How can you move forward in SFA Reading Edge? What is you gaol for the end of the year? How can working with a team help you.. Read More

Hope you enjoyed your 3-day weekend!

This week in ELA, we are going to continue studying Close Reading by reading A Long Walk to Water.  In Social Studies, we will study the geography of Italy and how it affected the Roman Empire. We do have our Baseline Testing this week so prepare to work hard!   *You have your Group Quiz on the Roman Empire Map on Wednesday, September 3.

Homework: 8/28/14

Reading Reflection: Think about a time you heard, saw, or read something emotionally difficult to handle. What did you feel? How did you react? What did you do to help deal with your emotions? Write one paragraph reflecting how you would feel. Don’t forget… your reading logs are due tomorrow!  

The Roman Empire

Today we are starting our new unit on the Roman Empire. We will focus on different places on a map that were important to ancient Rome. Also, we will make inferences about what exactly happened to Rome’s territory over time. We will label a map of the different places that were important to Rome. In order to label the map,  you can use a number of sources such as: -Textbook.. Read More

Geography Test Today!

I hope everyone studied their maps and Achieve 3000 article! Today is your geography test and I’m looking forward to everyone receiving great scores!

REMINDER: Geography Map Test

Your Geography test is this Tuesday, Aug 25. Make sure to study your map that we labeled in class and reread your Achieve 3000 article “Where You Live Matters.” Your thought question will appear on your test.

Types of Writing Brochures Are Due!

Today in class, you will submit your brochure but not before you present it to your peers. In groups, we will each rotate at presenting the brochures created for the 3 different types of writing. For each presentation, you will need to provide feedback to the presenter. Click on the form below to read about what exactly you will be looking for. Complete the feedback on your own paper. I.. Read More

Identifying Types of Writing

Homework assignment due Thurday, August 21. Read the paragraphs and determine if it is a Narrative, Persuasive, or Informative/Explanatory piece of writing and explain why you chose that specific writing. IdentifyingTypesofWritingHomework-2