Mon, Feb 12, 2018

Dear Parents,

Try-outs for the 6th grade Crusader Tennis team will be Monday, February 26th from 3:30-5:00pm and Tuesday, February 27th from 3:30-5:00pm. Both days of try-outs will be held at the Racquet Club. If you have any questions, please contact Coach Ross Spain at rspain@pdsmemphis.org

Thanks,

Athletic Dept.

Wed, Feb 07, 2018

Grades 3–6

Tuesday, February 27 • 6pm

Cost: $20 per person

Register

Register by February 22.

Guest Speaker: Emmanuel “Manny” Ohonme
Founder of Samaritan's Feet

Hosted by the PDS Parents’ Association

PDS School Attire
Seating assigned by grade. Seating by grade not guaranteed after February 22.

Mon, Feb 05, 2018

Dear Parents,

Due to a scheduling conflict, Wednesday, February 7th's slate of games will be moved to Friday, February 9th at 3:25pm. Sorry for any inconvenience.

Thanks,

Athletic Dept.

Mon, Jan 29, 2018

We are pleased to offer an athletic program that builds throughout your son’s 4th–6th grade career. Our program emphasizes safety, instruction in the fundamentals, teamwork, and participation for all players.

We offer Intramural tackle football, basketball, and soccer to 4th – 6th grades. In addition to our Intramural leagues we offer a competitive program called Crusaders with a track team (6th grade) and new for 2018: tennis (6th grade).

More Information and Online SIgn-Up:

Soccer Track Tennis

Registration Deadline:

Please register by Friday, February 2.

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6th ELA

  • Monday
    • Students must complete a 15-minute Membean session by Tuesday, February 13th.
    • Even though students are working on their speech outlines in class, they still need to continue to research or work on their outline at home. Their speech outlines are due on Friday, February 23rd.
    • Students need to read 15 minutes in their "just right" book.
    • Students should continue working on their elements review and their vocabulary in context handouts in preparation for the Roll of Thunder, Hear My Cry test.
    • The test over chapters 1-6 of Roll of Thunder, Hear My Cry will be Thursday, February 15th.
    • The Phrase Test will be on Thursday, February 22nd. Students should use their study plans to help them study.
    • Lesson eight spelling quiz will be on Monday, February 26th.
    Tuesday
    • Students must complete a 15-minute Membean session by Wednesday, February 14th.
    • Even though students are working on their speech outlines in class, they still need to continue to research or work on their outline at home. Their speech outlines are due on Friday, February 23rd.
    • Students need to read 15 minutes in their "just right" book.
    • Students should complete their elements review and their vocabulary in context handouts as preparation for the Roll of Thunder, Hear My Cry test.
    • The test over chapters 1-6 of Roll of Thunder, Hear My Cry will be Thursday, February 15th.
    • The Phrase Test will be on Thursday, February 22nd. Students should use their study plans to help them study.
    • Lesson eight spelling quiz will be on Monday, February 26th.
    Wednesday
    • Students must complete a 15-minute Membean session by Wednesday, February 14th.
    • Even though students are working on their speech outlines in class, they still need to continue to research or work on their outline at home. 
    • Students need to read 15 minutes in their "just right" book.
    • Students should review their review handouts, chapter tripods, headlines, and chapter reflections in preparation for the tomorrow's test over chapters 1-6 of Roll of Thunder, Hear My Cry.
    • The Phrase Test will be on Thursday, February 22nd. Students should use their study plans to help them study.
    • Lesson eight spelling quiz will be on Monday, February 26th.
    Thursday
    • Students need to read 25 minutes in their "just right" book.
    • Even though students are working on their speech outlines in class, they still need to continue to research or work on their outline at home. 
    • The Phrase Test will be on Thursday, February 22nd.Students should use their study plans to help them study.
    • Lesson eight spelling quiz will be on Monday, February 26th.

6th Science

6th Math

  • Day 1

    Students will watch and take notes on the day 1 tutorial. In class, students will complete the day 1 checking in and practice problems. If students do not complete the practice problems in class, they are to finish for homework. Students will need to watch and take notes on the day 2 tutorial before coming to class on day 2.

    **Please note the due date below coincides with the day of the math rotation and may not necessarily be the "due" date.

    Due: Thursday, 08 February 2018
    Day 2

    Before coming to class on Day 2, students were to watch and take notes on the day 2 tutorial. In class, students were to complete the day 2 checking in and practice problems. If students did not complete the practice problems in class, they are to finish for homework. Students will need to watch and take notes on the day 3 tutorial before coming to school on day 3.

    **Students received a hard copy of the Unit 12 Extra Practice Problems today in class. These are to be completed during free time in/out of class and will be due at the beginning of class on day 5 (2/14).

    Due: Friday, 09 February 2018
    Day 3

    Before coming to class on Day 3, students were to watch and take notes on the day 3 tutorial. In class, students were to complete the day 3 checking in and practice problems. If students did not complete the practice problems in class, they are to finish for homework.

    **Students should be working on the Unit 12 Extra Practice Problems (due 2/14) and Unit 12 Practice Test (due 2/20).

    Due: Monday, 12 February 2018
    Guided Challenge Test Out

    Those students who would like to attempt to test out of the regular curriculum and enter the Guided Challenge will have an opportunity to do so in class today. In order to attempt to test out, students should have completed the Unit 12 practice test found on PowerSchool Learning.

    Due: Tuesday, 13 February 2018
    Day 4

    Learning Circuit Day

    Students will work in a small group completing a collaborative assignment, working on virtual math problems, or working in a small group with the teacher.

    **Students should be working on the Unit 12 Extra Practice Problems (due 2/14) and Unit 12 Practice Test (due 2/20).

    Due: Tuesday, 13 February 2018
    Day 5

    Learning Circuit Day

    Students will work in a small group completing a collaborative assignment, working on virtual math problems, or working in a small group with the teacher.

    **Extra Practice Problems are due today. Students should be working on the Unit 12 Practice Test (due 2/20).

    Due: Wednesday, 14 February 2018
    Day 6

    Learning Circuit Day

    Students will work in a small group completing a collaborative assignment, working on virtual math problems, or working in a small group with the teacher.

    **Students should be working on the Unit 12 Practice Test (due 2/20).

    Due: Thursday, 15 February 2018
    Day 7

    Students will review for the Unit 12 test today as a group. We will discuss the practice test and students will have an opportunity to ask questions.

    Due: Tuesday, 20 February 2018
    Day 8 - Test

    Students will test over Unit 12 today in class. Students in the Guided Challenge will be assessed over the GC Unit 12 material.

    **This is the last unit of Trimester 2.

    Due: Wednesday, 21 February 2018
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