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6th Grade Updates
Into the Ice by Lynn Curlee
Cause and Effect, Unfamiliar Words, Important Ideas,
Subject and Object Pronouns, Greek Word Parts
Spelling List: Greek Word Parts hydrant, chronic, archive, synonym, antonym, democracy, hydrogen, aristocrat, dehydrated, chronicle, hydroplane, chronology, archaic, homonym, synchronize, hydraulic, archaeology, anarchy, hydroelectric, bureaucracyVocabulary: conquer, destiny, expedition, insulated, isolation, navigator, provisions, verify, myriad, solitary, existence, calculations, centigrade, circumference, maneuvering, mastery, unconventional, uninhabited
Save the Dates
2/21 Sate Forensics
2/22 No classes for students
Spelling List: Homophones heel, heal, symbol, cymbal, herd, heard, patients, patience, capitol, capital, straight, strait, aisle, isle, stationery, stationary, sheer, shear, bread, bred, marshal, martial
Vocabulary: disorganization, inevitable, complication, befallen, bewilderment, catastrophe, miscellaneous, speculate, trivial, weather-beaten, pawn, remote, rummage, reception, resume, rustling, simultaneous
History: Chapter 9, Section 2 Read and Notes
Test on Thursday
February 21 Early Dismissal and Forensics at Eau Claire
Special Note: Robert Smith placed 6th out of 26 at the regional Spelling Bee in Ashland! What a great job done! We are very proud of our fellow classmate!!
As always let me know if there are concerns or problems that I can help figure out!
Spelling List ~ Compound Words:
field trip, polka dot, roller coaster, solar system, cell phone, life jacket, area code, hour hand, rain forest, graham cracker, chain reaction, someone, snowflake, leftovers, whitewash, myself, bulldozer, cliffhanger, wheelchair, thunderstorm
Reading: Juan Verdades
Concepts: Generalization, Visualization, Prefixes~ re and dis
Vocabulary: mercy, hope, impressed, devoted, responsibility, worthy, forthright, wholehearted, expectations, confirmation, confidently, dismountred, distressed, flourish, fulfill, permission, repay, vigorously
Seal-A-Smile is this week
Grillin' for Greatness is February 8th for kids with a 3.5 GPA or higher and then the after school fun event which starts at 3:30 on the Glidden Campus for students interested in staying for some fun!