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Today we kicked off a unique learning experience in 6th grade.  We are beginning a unit on starting a business. It is called Let's TACO 'bout starting a business
Day 1: Students brainstormed about what is needed to start a business.  We were impressed with their knowledge and thought on this!  They developed a very extensive list.  Students were asked to imagine running their own business, a food truck...a Taco truck to be exact.  They named their businesses, created a logo and slogan and finalized the design of their truck.  Some students began researching information about permits/licenses needed when owning your own business.  Today was a very busy and productive day in 6th grade!  We are looking forward to continuing our project tomorrow.

Thursday, December 7, 2017 - No assignment.

Wednesday, December 6, 2017 - No assignment.

Tuesday, December 5, 2017 - Study for your quiz.   Finish your practice problems: (in Daily Work)
On "Practice for Quiz" #28-34 even, 42-53 all.  
On "Calculating Sales Tax"  #2-10 even.

Since I will be out tomorrow, I will post the answers to your practice by 8:00 pm tonight. You may check your work with mine.  Please email me if you have any questions.
Go to the content library to compare your practice for quiz and calculating sales tax answers with my work.

Monday, December 4, 2017 - Finish the problems on your notes.
Don't forget....Bring in your canned goods!
Let's help those in need❤️

Coming up...Wednesday, Dec. 6, 2017 - Quiz over dividing decimals, metric conversions, and figuring sales tax.

Friday, December 1, 2017 - No assignment.

Thursday, November 30, 2017 - Finish any problems on Metric Conversion Practice 2 that you did not complete in class.

Wednesday, November 29, 2017 - Complete the Metric Practice and Dividing Decimals #7-12. (Class time was given and many finished in class.)

Tuesday, November 28, 2017 - No assignment.  Enjoy your evening and head out to the ball games in Nicholson Center!  Go Dawgs!  Santa, hot chocolate, and basketball...sounds like a fun evening!

Monday, November 27, 2017 -  Complete #1-6 on the Dividing by a Decimal page - (Daily Work).

I hope everyone has a wonderful Thanksgiving!  Enjoy your break and give thanks for all of your blessings.  You are counted as one (or 54) of mine!

Friday, November 17, 2017 - Field Trip to see "Wonder"😊

Thursday, November 16, 2017 - No assignment after today's test.

Wednesday, November 15, 2017 - Complete the Concept Review for Test #5 - Daily Work.  Study for the test!

If you missed class today:
We checked the Review of Multiplying Decimals - Daily Work.
We checked the Practice on Multiplying and Dividing by Powers of 10 - Class Notes.
We worked on the Concept Review for Test #5 - Daily Work.

I sent all students the Multiply/Divide by Powers of Ten (Now and Later) Practice - THIS IS OPTIONAL PRACTICE.  If you want more practice, it is there for you.  I will post the answers to #1-20 before 8:00 pm this evening.


















Tuesday, November 14, 2017 - Finish "Reviewing Multiplying Decimals" - page 1 only. Complete the Practice - Multiplying/Diving by powers of 10. Start studying for your test on Thursday.

If you missed class today:
Complete the Warm-up. 
We checked Multiplying Decimals (show me your work when you return to class).
We completed the Multiplying Decimals Review - Daily Work section.
We took notes on Multiplying/Dividing Decimals by powers of 10 (look at both pages)- Class Notes section.  A completed copy of this is in the content library.
We completed the Practice on Multiplying/Dividing by powers of 10 - Class Notes section.  A completed copy of this is in the content library.

Monday, November 13, 2017 - Finish Multiplying Decimals practice.

If you missed class today:
We completed our Warm-up.
We took notes on Multiplying Decimals - you can find them in the content library.
We worked on Multiplying Decimals in class.  Anything students didn't complete, needs to be finished.