• Day 11: 4/2/20


    6th Grade Prealgebra Distance Learning Activity, Day 11: Math

    Overview: You will complete a review of the work you have done during the first 3 weeks of the Distance Learning Plan.

    Estimated Time: Approximately 30 minutes

    Explanation:  This is an opportunity think about, and then to show how well you know the content of the first 10 days of work you have completed.

    Things to know:

    1. Do your best on each problem. 

    2. You do not need to print the practice. You can write it on notebook paper.  Write the problem and show your work.

    3. You do not need to write any word problems down, but you do need to show all of your work.  


    1. Start by reflecting on what you completed over the last 10 days of work you completed.  

    • What was the hardest for you to do?  

    • Are you better at it now than you were before you started?

    • What have you learned about yourself through the work you have done that will help you as we enter the next part of distance learning?

    2. Share your answers to #1 above with me through Seesaw.

    3. Complete the practice sheet for Day 11 on Seesaw.  

    How is this assignment turned in to the teacher: Post your reflection and practice sheet on Seesaw for Day 11

    Reading: Day 11

    Overview: Reading time

    Estimated Time: Approximately 45 minutes

    Explanation of Assignment: Using your Tuck Everlasting book you will read and Stop and Jot

    Quick things to know

    While reading Tuck Everlasting complete at least 5 Stop and Jots. These can include “red flag” important moments or signposts. The signposts include – again and again, contrast and contradiction, words of the wiser, memory moment and aha moments


    1. Read chapters 14-16

    2. Throughout your reading of the novel

    a. Complete 5 Stop and Jots

    b. Keep track of elements of realism and fantasy (packet page 7)

    c. Jot down a description and supporting text evidence (packet page 8)

    d. Keep track of each character’s feelings about living forever (packet page 9)

    3. If you have extra time read your independent reading book


    -Use your Tuck Everlasting book and packet that you brought home in your grab bag.

    -If you do not have access to your Tuck Everlasting packet, I have included it as an assignment in Teams under reading. You can just use separate sheets of paper to complete the assignments.


    Method of Communication/How this assignment is turned into the teacher:

    - When you are finished take a picture of one of the activities above and post to the Reading Day 11 Activity in Seesaw


    Writing: Day 11 

    Overview: Continue good copy of picture book pages.

    Estimated Time: Approximately 30 minutes 

    Explanation of Assignment: Using the packet titled, “Directions for Picture Book Assignment” you will follow Day 9 on the schedule.   

    Things to Know: Your entire “Illustration and Scene Narration Organizer” should be complete. Today, you are continuing the good copy of your picture book.  Please be sure that all words are written first in pencil and then traced in pen or marker.  Please draw all pictures in pencil first and then color them in using crayons or colored pencils. All white space should be filled/colored in on all good copy pages.  Feel free to let your creativity shine!


    1. Follow Day 9 (I’m sorry that I made a mistake on the numbered days and will try to be as specific as possible in the directions) on the schedule page of your “Directions for Picture Book Assignment”
    2. Day 9instructs you to complete the good copy of Scene/Pages 3. You can make the good copy on a piece of plain white computer paper that is in your “grab bag”
    3. Remember, all words must be written in pencil first and then traced in pen or marker. All pictures must be drawn in pencil first and then colored in with crayon or colored pencil.
    4. If you are finished early and are looking for additional practice, go onto your MobyMaxaccount and work on Language 


    1. Use your “Directions for Picture Book Assignment” packet that you brought home in your grab bag
    2. Use a blank sheet of white computer paper from your grab bag.


    Method of Communication/How this assignment is turned into the teacher: 

    1. The final picture book assignment will be handed-in in-person when we return to school. We will share our final picture books in small groups.

     Social Studies Day 11

    Overview: Finish working on one pager for Chapter 15

    Estimated Time: Approximately 20 minutes

    Explanation of Assignment: Using the One Pager direction paper that was sent home with students in their grab back OR view on the Social Studies Team>Files>Class Materials>One Pager for Social Studies, you will complete your one pager.

    Things to Know: Today is the final day to complete the one pager. A one-pager project will let you share your thoughts and important information about a topic and include artistic elements. Your final project should resemble a magazine cover, with large clear images, block lettering and

    a balanced layout. The more creative you allow yourself to be, the more you will inspire others to learn about this topic.


    1. Review the directions for the ‘One Pager for Social Studies’ assignment that can be found in you grab bag or on Teams.

    2. Continue working on adding ALL elements to your one pager:

    · title of chapter and headings

    · important vocabulary defined

    · a description of the setting (when and where)

    · 5 adjective you would use to describe the time period

    · at least 3 drawings, symbols, or images, that represent the time period – use color, be creative, be neat, fill the page!


    3. Post finished one pager to Social Studies April 2 activity on Seesaw.


    1. Refer to your purple History Alive interactive notebook that you brought home in your grab bag and the TCI text. Both can be accessed digitally.

    2. Refer to Social Studies one pager on teams to view assignment details.

     How to turn this assignment into the teacher:

    Post your finished one-pager to Seesaw