Dorothy McElhinney Middle

Dorothy McElhinney Middle

  Welcome!  
Mrs. Caldera 6th grade Room D113
 Math/ Science
 
 The best way to reach me is by email.  I will do my best to reply promptly.
 
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 Welcome to the 2014/2015 School year!  A list of items that you will need for math and science are at the bottom of this page. My syllabus is in class files.
 
 
Back to School Night will be August 28th.
 
 
 
 
Homework
 Tuesday 8/19
Math: No math homework tonight
Science: Bring all items you need to use to work on your Science Project tomorrow.
Projects are due this Friday.
 
Monday, 8/18
Math: Page 2 ( 2-18) even numbered problems only.
Science: Bring anything you need to work on your Branches of Earth Project.
You will need to have your school supplies no later than August 22nd.
 
 

 MATH CURRICULUM

 
Math
Your child is enrolled in a 6th grade math course covering topics meeting state and district requirements. The topics will include fractions, decimals,percents, geometry, probability,algebra, and much more! Students will be responsible for keeping a math spiral notebook.
 ScienceThe sixth grade science curriculum focuses on earth science. we will be studying the topics of geology, meteorology, and oceanography. Students will be responsible for keeping a science spiral notebook.  The students must keep all class work and homework assignments in their science notebook.
 
Everyday School supplies you must have with you! This list is applicable to Math and Science
 
  • Two single subject 8 1/2 by 11 inch spiral notebooks ( must be this size)
  • 1 single subject spiral notebook for daily warm-ups
  • Pencils (mechanical preferred)
  • Pencil sharpner that collects the shavings
  • highlighter
  • glue sticks
  • red pen
  • Dry erase marker for math white boards
  • 3 x 5 index cards for science vocab words
  • Tape for science vocab cards
 
 
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