Ms. Myers' Class

6th Grade ELA and Social Studies

Building on the Past

History is an ongoing process. Today in class, we discussed how human inventions are nearly all ongoing efforts involving many people’s contributions. History is an ongoing process that constantly changes. GOOGLE CLASSROOM Assignment

SFA Vocabulary

exuberance-noun: showing enthusiasm, being extremely joyful and excited taunt-noun: to provoke, mock, insult, tease solemn-adjective: serious, earnest irritation-noun: the state of being irritated, annoyed, aggravated indistinct-adjective: not clearly marked or defined deceptively- adverb: trying to deceive, mislead forlorn-adjective: dreary, unhappy, miserable, sad rigid-adjective: stiff, unyielding, hard, inflexible  

Nubian Princess-Bert Corona Knight

Today in class, we read about a Nubian Princess that was dressed to meet an Egyptian pharaoh. Some of the things she is pictured with relate to some of the things we wear today. Your homework for tonight is as follows. 1. Think about meeting the President. What special items would you wear/bring to meet the President? 2. Draw a self portrait containing the items you would wear/bring.

Week 5 Vocabulary

decorum – noun – dignified propriety of behavior, speech, dress, etc. disgrace – noun – the loss of respect, honor, or esteem; ignominy; shame contact – noun – immediate proximity or association solitary – adjective – alone; without companions; unattended; living alone; avoiding the society of others idle – adjective – not working or active; unemployed; doing nothing Remember To: 1. Create a flashcard for each word. -Word on the.. Read More

ACHIEVE 3000: How-To Video

Since we are still learning how to use Achieve 3000, the video below will give you a brief explanation of how to complete the articles. 1. Click on the link below. 2. Select TeenBiz 3000 Achieve 3000 Training Video *The video is also in Spanish. You should be completing the following sections: 1. Before Reading Poll 2. Article (complete at least 5 reading connections)  3. Activity 4. After Reading Poll.. Read More