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Grade 6 children learn about many different topics. They work on thinking skills to interpret, compare and combine ideas and communicate about what they are learning. The required subject areas are: Arts Education, English Language Arts, Mathematics, Physical Education/Health Education, Science, and Social Studies. Your child will have the chance to learn in many different ways – by themselves, with teachers and with other children.

  • Week of 20th to 24th January 2019 This is a short week due to Arabic exams and Thursday being a holiday. It is important that the students are working hard and doing their best to understand. Math:     We are continuing our study of geometry as well as reviewing (learning) about mixed numbers and improper fractions. We will review constructing triangles , and they will ...
  • Week of 16th to 20th December 2018 Math : We have moved from angles to triangles and quadrilaterals.They were assigned pages 54 and 55 in their work book (due Tuesday). We should complete unit 4 by the end of the week. We will also work together on pages148, 149, 152 and 153 in our textbooks. ELA:  We are working on sentences and how to ...
  • Week of 9th to 13th December 2018 Math: We are now learning how to construct angles using a protractor and a ruler. Many students do still not have these , and a Geometry set was on the supply list. They were to hand in pages 52 and 53 from their workbooks today, and 6 students did not. We will be moving on to ...
  • Week of 2nd to 6th December 2018 Math: We have begun a very long unit on Geometry and started with types of angles. This will continue until after the winter break as we will cover polygons and many other Geometric shapes. After angles we will move on to triangles. ELA: We are working on several things. We will present our Readers theatre plays on Tuesday ...
  • 6A Hi everyone, You can find updates for 6A on our class edmodo page. Go to edmodo.com and use the parent code found in your child’s account to sign up. -Miss Jenna
  • Week of 11 to 15 November 2018 ELA : I have decided to postpone the English test (on the novel) until Monday November 19. It will cover the first 8 chapters of the novel (Against All Odds ). We are working on two plays , and the parents are invited to our presentation on Thursday , November , November 22 at 9  A.M. ...
  • Week of 4 to 8 November 2018 I hope everyone had a good weekend. ELA: The students are writing their own plays and poems this week We have also started reading our new novel) Against All Odds. The plays will be finished today as will  their poems. They should have finished chapters 3 and 4 by Wednesday. We will also look at clauses leading to ...
  • Week of 28 October to 1 November 2018 E-Corner Update        October 28- November 1    Grade 6B Good morning. The Halloween celebrations were ok last week . The students have a busy week this week as their book reports are due today and Social studies work November 1st. Students have gotten into the habit of doing their work at the last moment; hence, several never ...
  • Week of 21 to 25 October 2018 The work we do is often done together in class. The homework is on the board , and the students are required to record it in their agendas everyday. They are also expected to take note . Everything that was on the last test had been covered in class multiple times and the terms had ...
  • Week of 14 to 18 October 2018 Most of the grade 6’s are at Wellspring , so I’m attempting to review both the old and new material for the 1st Part of the week. Math: We will review (study ) the material on fractions before continuing our study of factors , multiples and prime and composite numbers. We will do together lesson 6 and ...