Ms. Votta

6th Grade Language Arts/ Religion

"Great books help you understand, and they help you feel understood."
- John Green

                                           Email: cvotta@bishopmchugh.com
                                          - Homework assignments may change. Please
                                           check back after 3:00 pm each day.
Reminders:
- We will be collecting can goods for the food bank during Lent on Wednesdays. A basket will be in the gym Wednesday morning. Please bring in during the Stations of the Cross.




                                           6th Grade Reading:
The book that we are reading is still Hatchet and we are going to continue reading it this week. We are going to focus on chapters 16 and 17 of Hatchet. We are focusing character development and summarizing the book.

                                          Homework for the Week of February 19-23 :
Monday: No School
Tuesday: None
Wednesday: Character Webs
Thursday: None
Friday: None

Reading Links:
TBD

                                    6th Grade Spelling and Vocabulary:
This week we are going to complete various spelling words by using the silent e and changing it with ing, s, and ment. There are 22 words to study for Friday.
 

                             Homework for the Week of February 19-23:
Monday: No School
Tuesday: None
Wednesday: Spelling Part B if it was not already completed.
Thursday: Study Spelling words for test on Friday.
Friday: None

* Spelling Test Friday, February 23rd.* 

 Spelling Words:
1. requiring             9. separating          17. imagining
2. requires              10. separates          18. imagining
3. requirement        11. separately          19. introducing
4. achieving            12. pursuing            20. introduces
5. achieves             13. pursues              21. continuing
6. achievement       14. completing         22. continues
7. providing            15. completes
8. provides             16. completely

Spelling and Vocabulary Links:
TBD

                                                 6th Grade Writing :
This week, we are going to be learning about descriptive writing and we will start our descriptive 5 paragraph essay. In grammar this week, we are going to work on pronouns such as object pronouns.

                               Homework for the week of February 19-23:
Monday: No school
Tuesday: none
Wednesday: work on the quote of the month assignment.
Thursday: work on the quote of the month assignment.
Friday: work on the quote of the month assignment.

* Quote of the Month: February 
          - The topic is Love.
          - Due Date: Wednesday, February 28

Writing Links:
TBD
                                                 6th Grade Religion:
This week we are working on chapter 15 in the religion book. We are participating in the stations of the cross on Wednesday, February 21st. 

                                Homework for the week of February 19-23:
Monday: No school
Tuesday: none
Wednesday: none
Thursday: none
Friday: none


Religion Links:
TBD