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Week 3 – Days 2 and 3 – Finish by the end of the week (Sunday)

Today you will have your second day of practicing the area of paralleograms! Please check Seesaw for the following tasks. Your last day is catch up or enjoying some math fun on the linked websites below (see Day 3). These can be done anytime before Sunday.

Day 2 – Area of Parallelogram Practice

Step 1: Do the “Practice Finding the Base and Height” assignment first. Please see the posted example to help you understand what to do.

Step 2: Do the “Quizizz – Area of a PARALLELOGRAM” game. Please make sure that you listen to the directions on the task and view the short video before beginning Quizizz. Let’s aim for an 80% or better!

Day 3 – Catch up or Play Math Games on ABCYA or Math Playground

These games are not linked to Seesaw. You may click on the links above and play any games you’d like

At 11:30 on Friday, please join the optional Zoom meeting at https://zoom.us/j/5132614395 . We’ll spend a few minutes asking/answering math questions and then we’ll just hang out and catch up for a bit. We’ll end at 12:00.

Week 3 – Online Learning Day 1

I hope that you had an amazing, restful weekend! Welcome to your 3rd week of digital learning! Can you believe it! Only a few more days and you get to have Spring Break! While I know we can’t get out and about, this is a amazing opportunity to spend extra time playing games with your family, talking to friends on the phone, or just relaxing! We all need a little time to just relax!

This week, we’re going to try to make things a little bit easier for you. This is what your week in math will look like. You’ll have two days of lessons. I hope this eases your work a bit! You choose when to get the assignments done. Please try to get them done by no later than Sunday, April 4th.

Day 1 – Work on Seesaw lesson/task – Area of Parallelograms (see below)

Day 2 – Work on Seesaw lesson/task for Day 2

Day 3 – Catch up or Play Math Games on ABCYA or Math Playground

On Friday at 11:30, please join the optional Zoom meeting at https://zoom.us/j/5132614395 . We’ll spend a few minutes asking/answering math questions and then we’ll just hang out and catch up for a bit.

Please feel free to email me to ask any questions or to get your Seesaw login!

Standard: MGSE6.G.1:  Find area of right triangles, other triangles, special quadrilaterals, and polygons by composing into rectangles or decomposing into triangles and other shapes; apply these techniques in the context of solving real-world and mathematical problems.

Day 1 – Work on assignment posted in Seesaw

Step 1: Watch the “Area of a Parallelogram” Introduction video.

Step 2: Watch the Instructional video called “Area of a Parallelogram – Try It” with Mrs. Jean.

Step 3. Try a few problems on your own that are loaded into Seesaw – “Area of a Parallelogram Practice Task“. Show your work and submit.

Week 2 – Online Learning Day 3 (6th Math)

CCSD COVID 19 UPDATE 5/26/2020 – In accordance with Governor Kemp’s guidance and to best prioritize student and staff safety, Cobb Schools are closed until further notice.  Per executive order from Governor Kemp on March 26th, all public schools and colleges in the state of Georgia will be closed through at least Friday, April 24th. An update will be provided by the Governor’s Office and the District prior to April 24th.

Digital learning will not occur over spring break.

Food distribution will continue over spring break at all sites across Cobb County.

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Hey there, Griffin Grovers! I hope that you’ve had a better week getting online and learning digitally! It’s been a bit easier for me. Thank you so much for checking in and getting assignments done! You’ve made it to your last day of math for this week!

Standard:

MGSE6.G.1:  Find area of right triangles, other triangles, special quadrilaterals, and polygons by composing into rectangles or decomposing into triangles and other shapes; apply these techniques in the context of solving real-world and mathematical problems.

The following tasks are for:

Thursday, March 26th – Periods 1 and 2

Friday, March 27th – Periods 3, 4, and 5

Step 1: Students should complete the Area of a Triangle Day 3 Assignment in Seesaw. Please show your work. If you are unsure of the ways to do that, please use the “Explain Your Thinking” post to help you out with that. I will be available for questions, if you need help after you’ve tried it.

Step 2: It’s Friday! Enjoy some of the games links I posted in Seesaw! Of course…they involve math! THESE ARE NOT REQUIRED!

Have a great weekend! See you for Digital Learning on Week 3!

Week 2 – Online Learning Day 2 – 6th Grade Math

Standard:

MGSE6.G.1:  Find area of right triangles, other triangles, special quadrilaterals, and polygons by composing into rectangles or decomposing into triangles and other shapes; apply these techniques in the context of solving real-world and mathematical problems.

The following tasks are for:

Tuesday, March 24th – Period 1

Wednesday, March 25th – Periods 2, 3, and 4

Thursday, March 26th – Period 5

Today you will log back into Seesaw. You will see the following assignments available for you to view or work on:

Step 1: If you did not complete the assignments from Day 1 of this week, please complete those tasks in this order: YouTube video, Study Jams, and then Flocabulary last). These assignments are all loaded into Seesaw. If you haven’t been to Seesaw yet, please email Mrs. Jean at zandre.jean@cobbk12.org .

Step 2 : If you’re all done with those assignments, great! Please log into Seesaw and do the following tasks:

  • Watch the “How to find the area of a triangle” video to review finding the area of a triangle.
  • Complete the Quizizz that you’ll see in Seesaw.

Step 3: If you finished step 1 and 2, you’re done! If you didn’t do both steps, please make sure all steps are completed by Wednesday (tomorrow) by 9 pm.

Happy Tuesday!

Mrs. Richardson (6th Grade Counselor) Available

Students and Families,

Your Griffin Middle School Counselors are here to support you and your families. Dr. Richardson, your 6th grade counselor, would love to hear from you to know how you are doing. Please see below for three ways to contact her. Also, check out the School Counseling blog. It contains school counseling updates, counseling lessons, good news, mental health resources, and mental health tips for handling stress and anxiety and so much more!

Be on the lookout for upcoming Wellness Wednesdays Lessons starting soon!

Google Voice: (678) 590-1547

School Email: Julia.richardson@cobbk12.org

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