Upcoming projects, quizzes, or tests...
Students need 1 envelope with a stamp.
We will be writing a letter to grandparents for National Grandparents Day. Please write grandparents address on a post it note. I want to reinforce how to address envelopes:)
Remind 101 instructions
To receive messages via text, text @SS161 to 81010. Ask to join S.S. 16-17. This is a great way to receive quick messages.
Please help your child try to get their social studies book online.
How do I get my textbook onnline?
- Go to myNGconnect
- Type your network user name
- Student ID number is the password. You can find the student ID number on the ID card or at the top of a schedule.
Safari: passwords as network login
Types of governments video https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vdh9xo47OWM
Ellis Island http://teacher.scholastic.com/activities/immigration/webcast.htm
World book online: Username: clayms & password: ccs
I normally tutor grades 4th-6th in the areas of reading, writing, grammar, or social studies. Please let me know if you have any questions.
Welcome to sixth grade Social Studies! 2015-2016 will be my 23rd year of teaching all at Clay Middle School.
Hometown: Frankfort, Indiana
College: Ball State University elementary education & masters in special education
Family: I married my high school sweetheart, Bret. We have two children: Grace & Adam.
I enjoy the following: reading, traveling, cooking, soccer, sporting events, PURDUE, and talking with my family and friends.
I'm looking forward to a great year! I hope my enthusiasm and experience will engage and encourage your child to learn more about our world plus develop stronger reading and writing skills.
Human Rights Video
Ancient Greece http://www.mythologyteacher.com/GreekIntro.html
Alexander the Great https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RP0e_rmDKS8&list=PLD0bSQH_9Ibe-Oj6ATLD-_XrbfkaGlz6u&index=1
Feudalism video # 1: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Gd4lopIPObA
Feudalism video # 2 http://cybersleuth-kids.com/videos/Medieval-Europe-Feudalism_v2940
Renaissance leaders: http://www1.ccs.k12.in.us/teachers/schelli/rendebate
Middle Ages: http://westernreservepublicmedia.org/middleages/
Middle Ages https://app.discoveryeducation.com/learn/videos/C8204E09-9A6E-4995-9576-AE4419E32E52?hasLocalHost=false
compare & contrast graphic http://www.readwritethink.org/files/resources/interactives/compcontrast/map.html
Stems Quarter 1: http://www.studystack.com/flashcard-1651643
Stems Quarter 2:http://www.studystack.com/flashcard-1651643
Stems Quarter 3 : http://www.studystack.com/flashcard-1796541
Stems Quarter 4: http://www.studystack.com/flashcard-1873484
Chapter 1 Geography: http://www.studystack.com/flashcard-1949924
Chapter 2 Government & Economy: http://www.studystack.com/flashcard-1300396
North America http://www.studystack.com/flashcard-1999284
Central America & Caribbean: http://www.studystack.com/flashcard-2036920
Chapter 4: http://www.studystack.com/flashcards-1300396
Greece & Rome Chapter: http://www.studystack.com/flashcards-1353371
Chapter 14: http://www.studystack.com/flashcard-1393897
Chapter 15: http://www.studystack.com/flashcard-1434885
Northern Europe http://www.studystack.com/flashcards-1182601
Southern Europe http://www.studystack.com/flashcards-1182960
West - Central Europe http://www.studystack.com/flashcards-1183127
Eastern Europe http://www.studystack.com/flashcard-1195843
South America http://www.studystack.com/flashcard-1242267