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On Wednesday, May 24, 2017 the 6th grade will have our end of year celebration.  We will leave GWA at 9:15 am and return at approximately 2:00 pm. We will be going bowling and then to eat lunch.  It your child would like a snack at the bowling alley (other than popcorn and a drink), they may bring extra spending money with them.

Monday, May 22, 2017 -  No homework assignment today.

Coming up...

Textbook turn in will be on the following dates:
Monday, May 22, 2017 - Science book

Computers will be collected from all 6th graders on Tuesday, May 23, 2017.  Please make sure you have all of the parts, so you do get fined.  You must have the red dot on your keyboard, your stylus pen that slides into the bottom right side of your computer and your power cord.  If you are missing something, replacement parts are available for purchase at the Dawg Shop.  If you think you may owe money because your computer is damaged please go to the Hub.

Friday, May 19, 2017 -Today in class we began our PowerPoint presentations.  These will need to be finished by the end of class on Monday.

Thursday, May 18, 2017 - Today in class we completed the Geometry Scavenger Hunt.  Tomorrow we will begin our PowerPoint/Prezi project.

Wednesday, May 17, 2017 - Today in class, we reviewed drawing angles.  No assignment tonight.

Tuesday, May 16, 2017 - Today in class, we completed the practice on Geometry Basics and practiced drawing angles.  Most students completed this in class today.

Monday, May 15, 2017 - Complete the complementary and supplementary angle practice.

Today (Tuesday) in class, we started discussing sales tax, tips, and discounts.  I am offering five bonus points on your lowest test grade of the 9 weeks, if you are at a restaurant and you figure the tip for your family's bill. Please bring me a note (signed by your parents) stating that you figured the tip.  Please discuss tipping with your parents and ask how they figure it. This is an optional assignment and I will accept notes until Tuesday, May 23, 2017.

Friday, May 12, 2017 - Complete the workbook practice #7-16, 26-30.  6th period, since we did not have class today, you do not have this assignment.

Have a wonderful Mother's Day this weekend and be extra sweet to your mothers! :)

Thursday, May 11, 2017 - Today we took Test #12.  There is no homework!  Enjoy your evening.

Wednesday, May 10, 2017 - Complete the Practice for Quiz #12.  Review the vocabulary for Rate, Ratio, and Proportion.  Study your Quiz #19 and the table for Fraction, decimals and percents conversions. Review your notes too!

I will be at school at 7:30 on Thursday for anyone who has questions!

Tuesday, May 9, 2017 - Word problems #1-4, then choose 2 problems to complete in #5-8.   Also, start preparing for your test on Thursday.  Review your notes and quiz.

If you were not in class today, a copy of the notes (filled in - except for example 5) will be in your content library. Use them to help you through the homework assignment.

Monday, May 8, 2017 - Complete the Fraction, Decimal, Percent CBN  - coloring is optional!