Southington Public Schools – Cancelled - 1/17/18
Southington public and non-public schools are cancelled. All evening classes, all extra-curricular activities and all out-of-town transportation are also cancelled.
6th grade math curriculum uses the Connected Math Program which is language based and organized into various units. The students are learning the pre-algebra process for completing math problems.
6th grade science curriculum is based on the state standards for science. The four main concepts we cover in class are: Weather, Earth's Changing Surface, Earth and Solar System & Water: the Human Impact.
6th grade social studies curriculum is aligned with the state standards for social studies. The units include: Map Skills (integrated throughout the year), Canada, Southeast Asia (with an emphasis on China and Japan), & Europe. Current events will also be included when relevant.
6th grade language encompasses reading, writing, listening & speaking skills. The Reader's and Writer's Workshop Model is used. We will utilize mentor texts to model exemplary reading and writing techniques.
Classroom Expectations ~ Our team expectations are based upon DePaolo Patriot Pride:
Take Pride in Yourself...
Take Pride in Each Other...
Take Pride in Your School...