In the Year of the Boar and Jackie Robinson (ITYOTBAJR) has us enjoying challenges, culturally and socially, as we take on the role of Shirley Temple Wong.  Memorization of the Lord's Prayer is Mon., May 6.  Field trip to the ballpark on May 7.  

  The site for A.R. test taking is

Parents, below is a link to a Summer Reading program that may be of interest to you and your child.  Please check it out!


6th graders are getting a taste of the Science curriculum they will be fully engaged in next year, known as Stiles.   Open chromebook test over Unit 1, will be on Wed., May 8.   It is my hope that the Indianapolis 500 Speedway Car of Science project allows for some Parent/Child stress-free bonding time.   Event takes place Wed., May 15, in the North gym from 8:30-9:00 a.m.


The Reformation will be our focus this week.


We are all having a great time learning about data displays and measures of center in chapter 12.

Parents: most of our students need review of their basic facts in addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division. 5 to 10 minutes of practice a few days a week would be very helpful to most students.

Students will have a problem of the week due every Friday when there is at least a 4 day week. The problem is given the first day of the week. The problem must follow the five step outline given in class. Parents, please feel free to check on this  and even help them if they need it.  

Math Websites: Xtramath



Grammar - 

Writing - Black Out Poetry

Roots & Vocab - Root Canal: May 22!!



Our focus is on the last day of Jesus life, including his Jewish and Roman trials and then the crucifixion.

Memory verse:    John 14:1-7 due Friday 5/17.