Legacy in the News! Friday, March 3rd, 2017

Greetings Legacy Families,

We are working on the following:

Math: Completing Chapter 6. We will begin Chapter 7 – Fraction Algorithms.

Social Studies: Types of Governments – QUIZ next week.

Science: Mitosis and cell reproduction – QUIZ over Mitosis today. We will start a Cell Game board project next week.

Language Arts: Common Assessment #3 and Testing Prep.

The AIR Language Arts State Tests – Monday, March 13th and Tuesday, March 14th. All tests begin at 8:00 am – please have your child at school on time and well rested and eat a good breakfast. We want your child to perform at their best and give best effort on these important assessments.

Friday, March 17th – End of Third Grading Period – Bowling Trip – Legacy Leaders.

Spring Break – March 27th – March 31st – No School

Have a good weekend
The Legacy Teachers

Legacy in the News! Friday, February 24th, 2017

Greetings Legacy Families,

We are working on the following:

Math: Using Algebra Tiles to write Algebraic Expressions. The Team Task Assessment is next week.

Language Arts: All Year Review – Common Assessment #2

Social Studies: Completed Test on Egypt. We will start a new unit on Economics next week. Reminder: 3rd Period class will be going on Field Trip on Tuesday – Sponsored by DECA to Cleveland – Federal Reserve Bank.

Science: Completed Test on Cell Structure. We will be studying Cell division (Mitosis) next week.

OTHER:

AIR Language Arts Test – March 13th and 14th – Promptly begins at 8:00 AM each day – Please make sure your child is present and on time for school those days.

We know it feels like “Spring” but it isn’t. We have many months ahead of learning and focus. Please make sure your child continues to follow expectations and is responsible for his/her daily work.

Have a great weekend!
The Legacy Teachers

Legacy in the News! Friday, February 17th, 2017

Greetings Legacy Families,

We are working on the following:

Math: Modeling and Dividing Fractions. Ordering Operations, Algebraic Expressions.

Social Studies: Finishing up Ancient Egypt.Test will be on Thursday. Final role job is due Tuesday.

Science: Reviewing for our Cells Assessment/Test – Wednesday. The students have a review packet to study from. We will begin Mitosis next week.

Language Arts: Studying Test Vocabulary and Common Assessments.

OTHER: Ask your child about his/her Legacy marks. Interim Grades were sent home with your child today.

Monday, February 20th – No School – Presidents Day

Enjoy warm weather weekend!

The Legacy Team

Legacy in the News! Friday, February 10, 2017

Greetings Legacy Families,

We are working on the following:

MATH: Finishing our Individual Chapter Tests. Dividing Fractions and Algebraic Expressions.

SOCIAL STUDIES: Literature Circles/Egypt. Make sure your child has their Role Sheets completed each day or they will receive a Legacy Mark and be removed from their group to work alone.

LANGUAGE ARTS: Inferences

SCIENCE: Cell Organelles and their jobs. Students are creating Cell stories. These are due Monday to share. We will begin reviewing next week.

OTHER: Legacy Leaders: Letters were sent home with student who have Legacy marks.
Interims were loaded today.
Monday, February 20th – No School – Presidents Day

Have a good weekend

The Legacy Team

Legacy in the News! Friday, February 3rd, 2017

Happy February Legacy families,

We are working on the following:

MATH: We will be having a test over Chapter 5 next week. Mid-course activities and dividing fractions.

SOCIAL STUDIES: Finishing up Timelines. Begin unit on Ancient Egypt – Literature Circles.

SCIENCE: Studying Cell structure of Animal and Plant Cells. Vocab Quiz – Tuesday.

LANGUAGE ARTS: Mood, Tone, Plot, and Theme.

OTHER: Interims loaded – Friday, Feb 10th
Reminder: 6 Legacy Leader Mark Limit.
No School – Feb 20th – President’s Day

Have a great weekend!

The Legacy Teachers

Legacy in the News! Friday, January January 27th, 2017

Greetings Legacy Families,

Math: Area of Triangles, Trapezoids, and Parallelograms. Please see Mrs. Prelog’s Blog for Practice AIR TESTS. Your kids can get on the links and practice for the upcoming Math Air Test; it is a good resource.

Social Studies: Studying Timelines.

Language Arts: Figurative Language and there will be a test next week.

Science: Introduced a new CELLS Unit this week.

OTHER: Continue to monitor your child’s work and behavior. Please remind your kids to make up any missing work when they return from a long absence.

Have a great weekend!

The Legacy Teachers

Legacy in the News! Friday, January 20th, 2017

Greetings Legacy Families,

We are working on the following:

Math: Multiplying Decimals

Language Arts: Figurative Language

Social Studies: Religion of Buddhism

Science: Physical and Chemical changes of Matter

OTHER: We are working hard on engaging and quality work. The students are making progress and we are very proud of their efforts.
Students are trying to adhere to Legacy Leader expectations and trying to earn a Bowling Trip at the end of the grading period for less than 6 marks and earning good grades. We appreciate all of your support this school year in helping to shape your kids into good students and good citizens.

Have a great weekend!

The Legacy Team Teachers

Legacy in the News! Friday, January 13th, 2017

Hello Legacy Families,

We are working on the following:

Math: Multiplying Fractions and Decimals

Language Arts: Fact vs Opinion

Science: States of matter and Physical and Chemical Properties and changes of matter.

Social Studies” Studying Buddism

OTHER:

Monday, January 16th – No School – Martin Luther King Day

Second grading period report cards were sent home with your child today.

Back into the swing of things with a “new” grading period and expectations are set high for your kids 🙂
Legacy Leader Program is proving to be very successful on our team. We see many students improving in their work ethic, responsibility and character. Go Legacy!

Have a nice long weekend 🙂

The Legacy Teachers

Legacy in the News! January 6th, 2017

Happy New Year to our Legacy Families!

Welcome Back to School, We are working on the following:

Math: Chapter 5 – Multiplying Fractions

Science: Completed unit on Atoms, Elements.and Compounds. We are taking the test on Monday. Students have a study guide and chapter review to study from.

Language Arts: Connotation and Denotation of words.

Social Studies: Ancient India and Hinduism.

OTHER: Legacy Leader Program continues. We held a team meeting this week with the students about higher expectations and consequences and rewards for good grades and behavior. The Legacy marks are at 6 marks this quarter. We are half way done with 6th grade and we expect the kids to know the rules by now and make good choices. Mrs. Scott also talked to the students about Stanton expectations. We want all the kids to earn the grading period party 🙂

No School – Monday, January 16th – Martin Luther King Day

Stay warm and welcome back 🙂

The Legacy Teachers

Legacy in the News!, Friday, December 16th, 2016

Happy Holidays Legacy Families,

We are working on the following:

Math: We took the Chapter 4 Assessment today. We will be multiplying fractions after break.

Social Studies: Polythesium, Ancient India, Hinduism and Budaism after break.

Language Arts: Cause and Effect Pattern Books.

Science: Finishing up the unit with Compounds and Mixtures. We will review the material after break and taking the unit test.

OTHER:
Tuesday, December 20th – 11:00 – 1:30 – KSU Ice Skating Trip – Please send in permission slip and $6.00 to homeroom teacher. Students may also bring extra money for concessions on the day of trip.
Second Grading Period ends Wednesday, Dec 21st – Report cards will be sent home after break. But you can check progress book for final grades.
Wednesday, December 21st – Early Release Day – Students dismissed at 12:20.

From all of us on the Legacy Team, we want to wish you a Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year!

The Legacy Teachers