Learning in Yale 24

6th Grade Language Arts and Math

Learning in Yale 24

Weds/Thurs 4/23-4/24 Math

Good Afternoon, Mathematicians!

Take Out:

  • pencil
  • math spiral
  • homework/agenda

 

Warm Up:

  • Mental Math: Multiplying Left to Right

 

Lesson:

How are Inequalities Different From Equations?

 

Today’s HW:

Do 11.4 practice p. 227/324.

Wednesday 4/23/14 Language Arts

Good Morning, Class!

Take out:

1. Agenda, open to last week’s reading

2. Language Arts spiral

 

Per. 2 – Reading Workshop

What is Conflict Resolution and why should we learn it?

  • Dr. Seuss’s Butter Battle Book
  • Discuss themes
  • Watch animated version
Writing Workshop
What are Haiku and how can we write them?

 

Today’s HW:

1. Read 30 pages in a book of your choice and log in agenda: title, pages read, summary, and parent’s signature.

2. Write at least 3 haiku.

Tuesday 4/22/14 Math

Good Afternoon, Mathematicians!

Take Out:

  • pencil
  • math spiral
  • homework/agenda

 

Warm Up:

  • Mental Math: Times Table 19 x 19

 

Lesson:

What is an Inequality?

 

Today’s HW:

Do 11.4 practice p. 229/230.

Tuesday 4/22/14 Language Arts

Good Morning, Earthlings!

Take out:

1. Agenda, open to last week’s reading

2. Language Arts spiral

3. LAWKI  book

Per. 1 – Reading Workshop

Why do we celebrate Earth Day?

Per. 2 – Writing Workshop
How do native/traditional peoples see the Earth?
  • Sacred Planet Film
  • Take notes to answer questions

Today’s HW:

1. Read 30 pages in a book of your choice and log in agenda: title, pages read, summary, and parent’s signature.

2. Write “Dream/Future” poem or poems.

 

Per. 3 – Assembly Grades of Green Award Assembly

Monday 4/21/14 Math

Good Afternoon, Mathematicians!

Take Out:

  • pencil
  • math spiral
  • homework (11-3 Independent Practice)/agenda

 

Warm Up:

  • Mental Math: Times Table 2-9 x 11-19

Review:

11.3 Using Equations to Solve Problems, HRW p. 316, 318

How can we come up with word problems when the equation is given to us?

  • Share #20 from last quiz.

 

Today’s HW:

Do 11.4 preview p. 231/232