October 10

Today’s Help

ATTENTION PARENTS:

Scoliosis screening letter has been sent home. Every student will be screened for scoliosis per state mandate.  However, if your child has been screened by a physician or you would rather your child not be screened at school, please fill out the opt-out section of the scoliosis letter and return as soon as possible.  No handwritten notes can be accepted, so please use the form sent home today.

SOCIAL STUDIES – Leonard/Findling

VOCAB LIST 4 TEST – Thursday, October 18

Leonard’s class – Help with Homework: List 4 help with illustrations-1nbvs6a

October 5

Today’s Help

Attention McClure Parents-

  • LAST DAY TO BUY TICKETS FOR 6th Grade Social will be Tuesday, Oct. 9 during homeroom.  The event is Tuesday from 4:30-6pm and will include food, a DJ, games and prizes.  Tickets are $5.  Please note that a ticket was included in the 6th Grade PTSA bundle.  Don’t miss it!

  • The scoliosis screening letter was handed out today in homeroom.  Every student will be screened for scoliosis per state mandate.  However, if your child has been screened by a physician or you would rather your child not be screened at school, please fill out the opt-out section of the scoliosis letter and return as soon as possible.  No handwritten notes can be accepted, so please use the form sent home today.

SOCIAL STUDIES – Leonard/Findling

Everyone did really, really well on the Europe Political map. Start studying the Physical Map for an upcoming assessment.  Remember: 2 rivers, 3 mountains, a plains, a channel, a peninsula, and a sea.  Attached below also.

Sneak and Peek at our next Vocabulary List #4 – 

October 3

Today’s Help

Attention McClure Parents-

  • 6th Grade Social will be Tuesday, Oct. 9. from 4:30-6pm and will include food, a DJ, games and prizes.  Tickets are on sale during homeroom on October 3rd, 4th, and 9th in the 6th Grade Hallway during home room for $5.  Please note that a ticket was included in the 6th Grade PTSA bundle.  Don’t miss it!

  • The scoliosis screening letter was handed out today in homeroom.  Every student will be screened for scoliosis per state mandate.  However, if your child has been screened by a physician or you would rather your child not be screened at school, please fill out the opt-out section of the scoliosis letter and return as soon as possible.  No handwritten notes can be accepted, so please use the form sent home today.

    SOCIAL STUDIES – Leonard/Findling

WE WILL QUIZ OVER THE 7 COUNTRIES on FRIDAY! 

Europe Maps Study Guide-143102i

STUDY TOOL: Europe Political Features Quizlet

ANOTHER STUDY TOOL:  Click on Sheppard Software,  and then World Geography Games, then click Europe.  You can click on Countries in the center, and begin with Tutorial and move up as you get better.  Note: this resource covers all countries…but we only have 7 focus countries you HAVE to know. You can learn who their neighbors are also!  Our 7 focus countries are: Spain, United Kingdom, France, Italy, Ukraine, Russia and Germany.

ANOTHER STUDY TOOL:  I Like To Learn – Click on Europe…and find the countries.

 Have a great night!

October 2

Today’s Help

Attention McClure Parents-

  • 6th Grade Social will be Tuesday, Oct. 9. from 4:30-6pm and will include food, a DJ, games and prizes.  Tickets are on sale during homeroom on October 3rd, 4th, and 9th in the 6th Grade Hallway during home room for $5.  Please note that a ticket was included in the 6th Grade PTSA bundle.  Don’t miss it!

  • Please remember to turn in your picture money if you wish to purchase school pictures.  Please return pictures that you do not wish to purchase to the front office.

SOCIAL STUDIES – Leonard/Findling

Here’s help with your Europe maps:

      

STUDY TOOL: Europe Political Features Quizlet

ANOTHER STUDY TOOL:  Click on Sheppard Software,  and then World Geography Games, then click Europe.  You can click on Countries in the center, and begin with Tutorial and move up as you get better.  Note: this resource covers all countries…but we only have 7 focus countries you HAVE to know. You can learn who their neighbors are also!  Our 7 focus countries are: Spain, United Kingdom, France, Italy, Ukraine, Russia and Germany.

ANOTHER STUDY TOOL:  I Like To Learn – Click on Europe…and find the countries.

WE WILL QUIZ OVER THE 7 COUNTRIES THIS WEEK! 

Ms. Leonard’s class: Help with Europe Cover Page: Europe cover page ideas-1na687x

DUE WEDNESDAY!!   Remember to add COLOR!!!

October 1

Today’s Help

Attention McClure Parents,

  • Please remember to turn in your picture money if you wish to purchase school pictures.  Please return pictures that you do not wish to purchase to the front office.
  • Your child received a PBIS Rewards Parent App Access Letter this week.  Follow the instructions to download your student’s PBIS Rewards account.  Please encourage your child to meet expectations and earn points as we roll out our PBIS Program and App.
  • All PTSA Reflections entries are due on Tuesday morning, October 2, in the atrium between 8:15 and 9:15 a.m.  No entries will be accepted after 9:15 a.m. as judging will take place that day.  Be sure the entry form is completely and correctly filled out and turned in with the entry.  See the PTSA website for full details.
  • Tickets for the 6th Grade Social will be on sale during homeroom on October 2nd, 3rd, 4th, and 9th in the 6th Grade Hallway during home room for $5.  Please note that a ticket was included in the 6th Grade PTSA bundle.  The 6th grade event will be held on October 9th from 4:30 – 6 p.m. and will include food, a DJ, games, and prizes.

SOCIAL STUDIES – Leonard/Findling

Welcome to Europe!!  

Here is a fun, online resource to study maps. Click on Sheppard Software,  and then World Geography Games, then click Europe.  You can click on Countries in the center, and begin with Tutorial and move up as you get better.  Note: this resource covers all countries…but we only have 7 focus countries you HAVE to know. You can learn who their neighbors are also!  Our 7 focus countries are: Spain, United Kingdom, France, Italy, Ukraine, Russia and Germany.

Ms. Leonard’s class: Help with Europe Cover Page: Europe cover page ideas-1na687x

 

September 21

Today’s Help

UPCOMING After Break!

Attention McClure Parents,

  • Please remember to turn in your picture money if you wish to purchase school pictures.  Please return pictures that you do not wish to purchase to the front office.
  • Your child received a PBIS Rewards Parent App Access Letter this week.  Follow the instructions to download your student’s PBIS Rewards account.  Please encourage your child to meet expectations and earn points as we roll out our PBIS Program and App.
  • All PTSA Reflections entries are due on Tuesday morning, October 2, in the atrium between 8:15 and 9:15 a.m.  No entries will be accepted after 9:15 a.m. as judging will take place that day.  Be sure the entry form is completely and correctly filled out and turned in with the entry.  See the PTSA website for full details.  
  • Tickets for the 6th Grade Social will be on sale during homeroom on October 2nd, 3rd, 4th, and 9th in the 6th Grade Hallway during home room for $5.  Please note that a ticket was included in the 6th Grade PTSA bundle.  The 6th grade event will be held on October 9th from 4:30 – 6 p.m. and will include food, a DJ, games, and prizes. 

 

STUDENTS: 

Coming up in Academic Habits:  More Fish in a Tree and making inferences!

Coming up in Social Studies: time to travel across the “pond” – fun name for the Atlantic Ocean!  We will begin our study of Europe: including Geography of Europe, talk about focus countries and physical features. We will learn about Environmental concerns such as acid rain. We will dig in to Europe’s culture and then begin History. Here’s a map of Europe – begin getting familiar with it:

HAVE A GREAT BREAK

September 19

Today’s Help

ACADEMIC HABITS – Greenway

**TEST over Main Idea, Facts and Details, and Sequencing on Friday.

Here’s a short video to help: Main Idea help video

Here’s a short video to help: Sequencing video 

SOCIAL STUDIES – Leonard/Findling

***Test on Vocab #3 – Economics is TOMORROW – Thursday, September 20.

Here’s a great Powerpoint to study with: Economic Systems-19utk23

Study Stack List #3

Quizlet Vocab List #3 Economics

SORRY CANCELLED**(Ms. Findling has to attend a meeting) NO STUDY SESSION WITH Ms. Findling

September 17

Today’s Help

ACADEMIC HABITS – Greenway

**QUIZ over Sequencing on Wednesday.

**TEST over Main Idea, Facts and Details, and Sequencing on Friday.

Here’s a short video to help: Main Idea help video

Here’s a short video to help: Sequencing video 

SOCIAL STUDIES – Leonard/Findling

***Test on Vocab #3 – Economics is Thursday, September 20.

Here’s a great Powerpoint to study with: Economic Systems-19utk23

Study Vocabulary List #3 – Intro to Economics!

Study Stack List #3

Quizlet Vocab List #3 Economics

** Ms. Findling will be having a Study Session on Thursday morning at 8:15am.  She will pick up at the theatre.