The Green Team consists of 3 veteran teachers:
Kelly Owens- Math *Team Leader
Anne Woody- Language Arts *6th grade LArts curriculum leader
Allen Harrell-Science & Social Studies *6th grade Social Studies curriculum leader
It is our goal to teach and challenge your child to become the very best person they can become. Through our various avenues of instruction we promote organizational and thinking skills in academic and everyday life experiences. Students taking ownership in their learning and promoting student responsibility is an ongoing goal of the Green Team.
Parent’ support is a crucial component of our success with your child! We thank you for your support! Communication is also encouraged by our team.The following is a list of ways to stay in touch with your child’s progress, assignments, and events.
AGENDA-your child is responsible for filling it out daily Alharrell@clevelandschools.org
PARENT CONNECT- a 24/7 website with your child’s grades Awoody@clevelandschools.org
6 GREEN WEBSITE Kowens@clevelandschools.org
CLEVELAND Y SCHOOLS WEBSITE
ALL CALLS- sent from CMS
TEAM NEWS- * Grade cards will be issued Monday March19th * Our team video will air Friday, March 23rd on WCMS *Spring Break begins March 26th-29th
A comprehensive unit on poetry has been completed and we are now studying PROPAGANDA. Persuasive techniques such as bandwagon, loaded words, celebrity appeal …will be utilized in students creating and presenting their own product. Research skills, more grammar and writing skills will be covered and a review of our SPI’s for the year will be taking place.
Yes, it is alot, but TCAP is coming up in April! Even if your child says they do not have homework……….please go back over their work with them. Check if they are filling out their agendas and for daily assignments. Your support is crucial to your child’s success. Thank you!
Social Studies: This grading period we will be learning about the Middle Ages and the Renaissance (chapters 15 and 17). We will also take a brief look at the Inca, Maya, and Aztec civilizations in Central and South America (chapter 16). Please check “parent connect” to see if your child is missing work. You can register for Parent Connect through here.
Currently in Math class we are studying bar graphs, line graphs, frequency charts, and tables. We will also be studying in the next two weeks misleading graphs, bias, algebra tiles, inequalities, and probability. We have math homework 4 days a week, Monday through Thursday. Please make sure your child completes it. We are pushing hard for TCAP! We will be ready!