Miss Perris' 6th Grade ELA, Reading, and Social Studies

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Welcome to Miss Perris' 6th grade website.  I teach Language Arts, Reading/Literature, and social studies.  Below you will find daily annoucements, reminders, and nightly homework for all of my classes.  Click on the individual dates in order to access the information.

Classroom News and Information

Updated Fri, Dec 15th

Happy Friday,

It was nice to be back in the classroom today!  :)
Candy grams are on sale!!  The cost is 50¢ for one or three for $1.00.

Spirit Week is NEXT WEEK — December 18-21:

Monday—Merry Monday
Tuesday—Santa’s workshop
Wednesday—Ugly Sweater
Thursday—Baby, It’s Cold Outside

 
The Winter Band Concert is on Wednesday, December 20 at 7 pm.  Everyone is welcome.
 
Announcements:

1.  If you did not make it to the Book Fair here on campus, you can purchase books on this site:  http://www.scholastic.com/bf/rollinghillsmiddleschool

2.  Mrs. Donovan’s homework center meets on Mondays from 3:15 - 3:45 pm.
 
3.  Miss Perris’ homework center meets on Tuesday and Thursday from 3:15 - 4:15/4:30 pm.
 
4.  Mr. Chen’s homework center meets on Tuesday through Friday after school.
Homework for 12/15/17:
 

Language Arts (Perris only):  No homework.  We reviewed the grammar practice from this week.  We also reviewed parentheses and dashes.  Parts of speech will round out the year! 

Language Arts (Chen only):  Complete Reading Log  
Social Studies (Perris only):  Final Egypt test is on Tuesday, 12/19.  The Egypt packet is due on Tuesday, as well.  We reviewed today and will continue the review on Monday.  
 
Math (All):  For math homework, please refer to https://rollinghills.campbellusd.org/donovan-math.
 
Science (All):  No homework 
 

Reading/Literature (Perris only):  Please read 30 MINUTES every day at home.  

If you want to find out if the book your child is reading is an AR book, please go to www.arbookfind.com.  Please have your child see me if he/she needs help with book selection.

Have a good weekend.
Miss Perris/Mrs. Donovan/Mr. Chen
Updated Fri, Dec 8th

Happy Friday,

Congratulations to Issiac Khan and Manav Guruswami for making it into the RHMS Spelling Bee!!

The CIA is collecting gift cards for needy families in our community.  Some stores to consider would be:  Safeway, Target, Walmart, Lucky, etc.  Any denomination is welcomed!  Gift cards are due by December 21.  Thank you as always for your support. 

  
There will be a 5/6th grade dance right after school on Friday, December 15th.  Permission slips are required to attend the dance.

Candy grams will go on sale in December.  The cost is 50¢ or 3 for $1.00.

Spirit Week is December 18-21:

Monday—Merry Monday
Tuesday—Santa’s workshop
Wednesday—Ugly Sweater
Thursday—Baby, It’s Cold Outside

 
Winter Band Concert is on Wednesday, December 20 at 7 pm.  Everyone is welcome.
 
Announcements:

1.  If you did not make it to the Book Fair here on campus, you can purchase books on this site:  http://www.scholastic.com/bf/rollinghillsmiddleschool

2.  Mrs. Donovan’s homework center meets on Mondays from 3:15 - 3:45 pm.
 
3.  Miss Perris’ homework center meets on Tuesday and Thursday from 3:15 - 4:15/4:30 pm.
 
4.  Mr. Chen’s homework center meets on Tuesday through Friday after school.
Homework for 12/8/17:
 

Language Arts (Perris only): No homework

Language Arts (Chen only):  Complete Reading Log  
Social Studies (Perris only):  No homework
 
Math (All):  Unit 3 test on Friday, 12/15.
 
Science (All):  No homework 
 

Reading/Literature (Perris only):  Please read 30 MINUTES every day at home.  An AR book should be in a student's backpack at all times.  PLEASE REMIND STUDENTS TO BRING THEIR AR BOOK TO CLASS EVERY DAY!  MANY students have been forgetting!    

If you want to find out if the book your child is reading is an AR book, please go to www.arbookfind.com.  Please have your child see me if he/she needs help with book selection.

Have a good weekend.
Miss Perris/Mrs. Donovan/Mr. Chen
Updated Thu, Dec 7th

Happy Baskin-Robbins Thursday,

Congratulations to Issiac Khan and Manav Guruswami for making it into the RHMS Spelling Bee!!
 
We are having our 1st Annual 6th grade Movie Afternoon TOMORROW, December 8th from 3:30 - 5:30 pm.  The cost is $5.00 which includes the movie, soda, and a bag of popcorn.  All movies will be supervised by 6th grade teachers.  Movies include:  Despicable Me 3, Jumanji, Elf, Home Alone 2, and Howl’s Moving Castle.  We look forward to seeing all of our students at the movies!! :)
 
Please remind students that they MUST purchase a ticket by FRIDAY BEFORE SCHOOL.  

 

The movies start promptly at 3:30 pm.  Please make sure that there is someone to pick them up by 5:30 pm.  There will be a concession stand open right after school on Friday.  We will have: 

• candy bars ($1 each)—ONE PER PERSON

• Sour punch sticks (2 for 25¢)

• extra bags of popcorn (50¢ each)

• extra soda (50¢ each)

The CIA is collecting gift cards for needy families in our community.  Some stores to consider would be:  Safeway, Target, Walmart, Lucky, etc.  Any denomination is welcomed!  Gift cards are due by December 21.  Thank you as always for your support. 

  
There will be a 5/6th grade dance right after school on Friday, December 15th.  Permission slips are required to attend the dance.

Hot cocoa is being sold before school for 50¢ per cup.  Students can purchase it in the Eagle’s Nest.


Candy grams will go on sale in December.  The cost is 50¢ or 3 for $1.00.

Spirit Week is December 18-21:

Monday—Merry Monday
Tuesday—Santa’s workshop
Wednesday—Ugly Sweater
Thursday—Baby, It’s Cold Outside

 
Announcements:

1.  If you did not make it to the Book Fair here on campus, you can purchase books on this site:  http://www.scholastic.com/bf/rollinghillsmiddleschool

2.  Mrs. Donovan’s homework center meets on Mondays from 3:15 - 3:45 pm.
 
3.  Miss Perris’ homework center meets on Tuesday and Thursday from 3:15 - 4:15/4:30 pm.
 
4.  Mr. Chen’s homework center meets on Tuesday through Friday after school.
Homework for 12/7/17:
 

Language Arts (Perris only): 

*Review grammar worksheet

*Grammar quiz TOMORROW!
Language Arts (Chen only):  Complete Reading Log  
Social Studies (Perris only):  No homework
 
Math (All):  Math worksheet on equivalent ratios
 
Science (All):  No homework 
 

Reading/Literature (Perris only):  BLUE & GOLD group parents - Students were given their STAR Reading Diagnostic Report.  They were also assigned a new number of AR points to be earned by the end of trimester 2.  Please review the report with your child, and remind him/her to tape it into their planner. 

Please read 30 MINUTES every day at home.  An AR book should be in a student's backpack at all times.  PLEASE REMIND STUDENTS TO BRING THEIR AR BOOK TO CLASS EVERY DAY!  MANY students have been forgetting!    

If you want to find out if the book your child is reading is an AR book, please go to www.arbookfind.com.  Please have your child see me if he/she needs help with book selection.

Have a good night.
Miss Perris/Mrs. Donovan/Mr. Chen
Updated Thu, Dec 7th

Happy Baskin-Robbins Thursday,

Congratulations to Issiac Khan and Manav Guruswami for making it into the RHMS Spelling Bee!!
 
We are having our 1st Annual 6th grade Movie Afternoon TOMORROW, December 8th from 3:30 - 5:30 pm.  The cost is $5.00 which includes the movie, soda, and a bag of popcorn.  All movies will be supervised by 6th grade teachers.  Movies include:  Despicable Me 3, Jumanji, Elf, Home Alone 2, and Howl’s Moving Castle.  We look forward to seeing all of our students at the movies!! :)
 
Please remind students that they MUST purchase a ticket by FRIDAY BEFORE SCHOOL.  

 

The movies start promptly at 3:30 pm.  Please make sure that there is someone to pick them up by 5:30 pm.  There will be a concession stand open right after school on Friday.  We will have: 

• candy bars ($1 each)—ONE PER PERSON

• Sour punch sticks (2 for 25¢)

• extra bags of popcorn (50¢ each)

• extra soda (50¢ each)

The CIA is collecting gift cards for needy families in our community.  Some stores to consider would be:  Safeway, Target, Walmart, Lucky, etc.  Any denomination is welcomed!  Gift cards are due by December 21.  Thank you as always for your support. 

  
There will be a 5/6th grade dance right after school on Friday, December 15th.  Permission slips are required to attend the dance.

Hot cocoa is being sold before school for 50¢ per cup.  Students can purchase it in the Eagle’s Nest.


Candy grams will go on sale in December.  The cost is 50¢ or 3 for $1.00.

Spirit Week is December 18-21:

Monday—Merry Monday
Tuesday—Santa’s workshop
Wednesday—Ugly Sweater
Thursday—Baby, It’s Cold Outside

 
Announcements:

1.  If you did not make it to the Book Fair here on campus, you can purchase books on this site:  http://www.scholastic.com/bf/rollinghillsmiddleschool

2.  Mrs. Donovan’s homework center meets on Mondays from 3:15 - 3:45 pm.
 
3.  Miss Perris’ homework center meets on Tuesday and Thursday from 3:15 - 4:15/4:30 pm.
 
4.  Mr. Chen’s homework center meets on Tuesday through Friday after school.
Homework for 12/7/17:
 

Language Arts (Perris only): 

*Review grammar worksheet

*Grammar quiz TOMORROW!
Language Arts (Chen only):  Complete Reading Log  
Social Studies (Perris only):  No homework
 
Math (All):  Math worksheet on equivalent ratios
 
Science (All):  No homework 
 

Reading/Literature (Perris only):  BLUE & GOLD group parents - Students were given their STAR Reading Diagnostic Report.  They were also assigned a new number of AR points to be earned by the end of trimester 2.  Please review the report with your child, and remind him/her to tape it into their planner. 

Please read 30 MINUTES every day at home.  An AR book should be in a student's backpack at all times.  PLEASE REMIND STUDENTS TO BRING THEIR AR BOOK TO CLASS EVERY DAY!  MANY students have been forgetting!    

If you want to find out if the book your child is reading is an AR book, please go to www.arbookfind.com.  Please have your child see me if he/she needs help with book selection.

Have a good night.
Miss Perris/Mrs. Donovan/Mr. Chen
Updated Wed, Dec 6th

Happy Wednesday,

There are many students who currently have an F in social studies because they have not turned in the Egypt map.  It’s really important that students are turning in assignments on time.  Additionally, I need students to tape their AR Diagnostic Report into their planner.  
We are having our 1st Annual 6th grade Movie Afternoon on Friday, December 8th from 3:30 - 5:30 pm.  The cost is $5.00 which includes the movie, soda, and a bag of popcorn.  All movies will be supervised by 6th grade teachers.  Movies include:  Despicable Me 3, Jumanji, Elf, Home Alone 2, and Howl’s Moving Castle.  We look forward to seeing all of our students at the movies!! :)
 
Please remind students that they MUST purchase a ticket by Thursday at 4PM.  

 

The movies start promptly at 3:30 pm.  Please make sure that there is someone to pick them up by 5:30 pm.  There will be a concession stand open right after school on Friday.  We will have: 

• candy bars ($1 each)—ONE PER PERSON

• Sour punch sticks (2 for 25¢)

• extra bags of popcorn (50¢ each)

• extra soda (50¢ each)

The CIA is collecting gift cards for needy families in our community.  Some stores to consider would be:  Safeway, Target, Walmart, Lucky, etc.  Any denomination is welcomed!  Gift cards are due by December 21.  Thank you as always for your support. 

  
There will be a 5/6th grade dance right after school on Friday, December 15th.  Permission slips are required to attend the dance.

Hot cocoa is being sold before school for 50¢ per cup.  Students can purchase it in the Eagle’s Nest.


Candy grams will go on sale in December.  The cost is 50¢ or 3 for $1.00.

Spirit Week is December 18-21:

Monday—Merry Monday
Tuesday—Santa’s workshop
Wednesday—Ugly Sweater
Thursday—Baby, It’s Cold Outside

 
Announcements:

1.  If you did not make it to the Book Fair here on campus, you can purchase books on this site:  http://www.scholastic.com/bf/rollinghillsmiddleschool

2.  Mrs. Donovan’s homework center meets on Mondays from 3:15 - 3:45 pm.
 
3.  Miss Perris’ homework center meets on Tuesday and Thursday from 3:15 - 4:15/4:30 pm.
 
4.  Mr. Chen’s homework center meets on Tuesday through Friday after school.
Homework for 12/6/17:
 

Language Arts (Perris only): 

*Review commas worksheet - Be able to explain the rule!!

*Review grammar worksheet

*Grammar quiz on Friday, 12/8
Language Arts (Chen only):  
Social Studies (Perris only):  No homework
 
Math (All):  Pg. 1182,183 #3-5, 7, 9, 10, 11
 
Science (All):  No homework 
 

Reading/Literature (Perris only):  GOLD group parents - Students were given their STAR Reading Diagnostic Report.  They were also assigned a new number of AR points to be earned by the end of trimester 2.  Please review the report with your child, and remind him/her to tape it into their planner. 

Please read 30 MINUTES every day at home.  An AR book should be in a student's backpack at all times.  PLEASE REMIND STUDENTS TO BRING THEIR AR BOOK TO CLASS EVERY DAY!  MANY students have been forgetting!    

If you want to find out if the book your child is reading is an AR book, please go to www.arbookfind.com.  Please have your child see me if he/she needs help with book selection.

Have a good night.
Miss Perris/Mrs. Donovan/Mr. Chen
Updated Tue, Dec 5th

Happy Tuesday,

There are many students who currently have an F in social studies because they have not turned in the Egypt map.  It’s really important that students are turning in assignments on time.  Additionally, I need students to tape their AR Diagnostic Report into their planner.  
We are having our 1st Annual 6th grade Movie Afternoon on Friday, December 8th from 3:30 - 5:30 pm.  The cost is $5.00 which includes the movie, soda, and a bag of popcorn.  All movies will be supervised by 6th grade teachers.  Movies include:  Despicable Me 3, Jumanji, Elf, Home Alone 2, and Howl’s Moving Castle.  We look forward to seeing all of our students at the movies!! :)
 
Please remind students that they MUST purchase a ticket by Thursday at 4PM.  

 

The movies start promptly at 3:30 pm.  Please make sure that there is someone to pick them up by 5:30 pm.  There will be a concession stand open right after school on Friday.  We will have: 

• candy bars ($1 each)—ONE PER PERSON

• Sour punch sticks (2 for 25¢)

• extra bags of popcorn (50¢ each)

• extra soda (50¢ each)

The CIA is collecting gift cards for needy families in our community.  Some stores to consider would be:  Safeway, Target, Walmart, Lucky, etc.  Any denomination is welcomed!  Gift cards are due by December 21.  Thank you as always for your support. 

  
There will be a 5/6th grade dance right after school on Friday, December 15th.  Permission slips are required to attend the dance.

Hot cocoa is being sold before school for 50¢ per cup.  Students can purchase it in the Eagle’s Nest.


Candy grams will go on sale in December.  The cost is 50¢ or 3 for $1.00.

Spirit Week is December 18-21:

Monday—Merry Monday
Tuesday—Santa’s workshop
Wednesday—Ugly Sweater
Thursday—Baby, It’s Cold Outside

 
Announcements:

1.  If you did not make it to the Book Fair here on campus, you can purchase books on this site:  http://www.scholastic.com/bf/rollinghillsmiddleschool

2.  Mrs. Donovan’s homework center meets on Mondays from 3:15 - 3:45 pm.
 
3.  Miss Perris’ homework center meets on Tuesday and Thursday from 3:15 - 4:15/4:30 pm.
 
4.  Mr. Chen’s homework center meets on Tuesday through Friday after school.
Homework for 12/5/17:
 

Language Arts (Perris only): 

*Review commas worksheet - Be able to explain the rule!!

*Review grammar worksheet

*Grammar quiz on Friday, 12/8
Language Arts (Chen only):  
Social Studies (Perris only):  Name ONE FEMALE politician in the United States.
 
Math (All):  Pg. 176-177, #1-4, 7-12
 
Science (All):  No homework 
 

Reading/Literature (Perris only):  Blue group parents - Students were given their STAR Reading Diagnostic Report.  They were also assigned a new number of AR points to be earned by the end of trimester 2.  Please review the report with your child, and remind him/her to tape it into their planner. 

Please read 30 MINUTES every day at home.  An AR book should be in a student's backpack at all times.  PLEASE REMIND STUDENTS TO BRING THEIR AR BOOK TO CLASS EVERY DAY!  MANY students have been forgetting!    

If you want to find out if the book your child is reading is an AR book, please go to www.arbookfind.com.  Please have your child see me if he/she needs help with book selection.

Have a good night.
Miss Perris/Mrs. Donovan/Mr. Chen
Updated Mon, Dec 4th

Happy Monday,

There are many students who currently have an F in social studies because they have not turned in the Egypt map.  It’s really important that students are turning in assignments on time.  Additionally, I need students to tape their AR Diagnostic Report into their planner.  
We are having our 1st Annual 6th grade Movie Afternoon on Friday, December 8th from 3:30 - 5:30 pm.  The cost is $5.00 which includes the movie, soda, and a bag of popcorn.  All movies will be supervised by 6th grade teachers.  Movies include:  Despicable Me 3, Jumanji, Elf, Home Alone 2, and Howl’s Moving Castle.  We look forward to seeing all of our students at the movies!! :)
 

The CIA is collecting gift cards for needy families in our community.  Some stores to consider would be:  Safeway, Target, Walmart, Lucky, etc.  Any denomination is welcomed!  Gift cards are due by December 21.  Thank you as always for your support. 

  
There will be a 5/6th grade dance right after school on Friday, December 15th.  Permission slips are required to attend the dance.

Hot cocoa is being sold before school for 50¢ per cup.  Students can purchase it in the Eagle’s Nest.


Candy grams will go on sale in December.  The cost is 50¢ or 3 for $1.00.

Spirit Week is December 18-21:

Monday—Merry Monday
Tuesday—Santa’s workshop
Wednesday—Ugly Sweater
Thursday—Baby, It’s Cold Outside

 
Announcements:

1.  If you did not make it to the Book Fair here on campus, you can purchase books on this site:  http://www.scholastic.com/bf/rollinghillsmiddleschool

2.  Mrs. Donovan’s homework center meets on Mondays from 3:15 - 3:45 pm.
 
3.  Miss Perris’ homework center meets on Tuesday and Thursday from 3:15 - 4:15/4:30 pm.
 
4.  Mr. Chen’s homework center meets on Tuesday through Friday after school.
Homework for 12/4/17:
 

Language Arts (Perris only):  

*Review grammar worksheet

*Grammar quiz on Friday, 12/8
Language Arts (Chen only):  
Social Studies (Perris only):  No homework.  The final Egypt test will be given prior to winter break.  
 
Math (All):  Pg. 164-166, #1, 2, 6-10, 15, 18
 
Science (All):  No homework 
 

Reading/Literature (Perris only):  Blue group parents - Students were given their STAR Reading Diagnostic Report.  They were also assigned a new number of AR points to be earned by the end of trimester 2.  Please review the report with your child, and remind him/her to tape it into their planner. 

Please read 30 MINUTES every day at home.  An AR book should be in a student's backpack at all times.  PLEASE REMIND STUDENTS TO BRING THEIR AR BOOK TO CLASS EVERY DAY!  MANY students have been forgetting!    

If you want to find out if the book your child is reading is an AR book, please go to www.arbookfind.com.  Please have your child see me if he/she needs help with book selection.

Have a good night.
Miss Perris/Mrs. Donovan/Mr. Chen
Updated Fri, Dec 1st

Happy Friday,

We spent some time this week organizing our binders and backpacks.  We will do this again before heading off for winter break.
Spelling Bee participants will meet for the lunchtime Spelling Bee in Mr. Burbank’s room beginning on Monday, December 4!  Please encourage your child to beee there (Yes, that was a really bad!)
Mrs. Donovan will NOT have Homework Center on Monday, December 4.  Mrs. Donovan's Homework Center will return on Monday, December 11.  We are very fortunate to have two 8th grade students join Mrs. Donovan in Homework Center on Mondays!!
  
The musical production of Annie will be performed at RHMS on Thursday, November 30 - Saturday, December 2.  They always do a great job with the school play — I hope that everyone can attend!  You can purchase your tickets at  www.Seatyourself.biz/campbellusd.  I will be attending Friday night’s performance.
 
The next Magic the Gathering meeting is MONDAY, December 4 in room B-6.  There is no cost to participate in this club.  The club is scheduled to meet twice a month.  Students who attended today had a lot of fun!

We are having our 1st Annual 6th grade Movie Afternoon on Friday, December 8th from 3:30 - 5:30 pm.  The cost is $5.00 which includes the movie, soda, and a bag of popcorn.  All movies will be supervised by 6th grade teachers.  Movies include:  Despicable Me 3, Jumanji, Elf, Home Alone 2, and Howl’s Moving Castle.  We look forward to seeing all of our students at the movies!! :)
 

The CIA is collecting gift cards for needy families in our community.  Some stores to consider would be:  Safeway, Target, Walmart, Lucky, etc.  Any denomination is welcomed!  Gift cards are due by December 21.  Thank you as always for your support. 

  
There will be a 5/6th grade dance right after school on Friday, December 15th.  Permission slips are required to attend the dance.

Hot cocoa is being sold before school for 50¢ per cup.  Students can purchase it in the Eagle’s Nest.


Candy grams will go on sale in December.  The cost is 50¢ or 3 for $1.00.

Spirit Week is December 18-21:

Monday—Merry Monday
Tuesday—Santa’s workshop
Wednesday—Ugly Sweater
Thursday—Baby, It’s Cold Outside

 
Announcements:

1.  If you did not make it to the Book Fair here on campus, you can purchase books on this site:  http://www.scholastic.com/bf/rollinghillsmiddleschool

2.  Mrs. Donovan’s homework center meets on Mondays from 3:15 - 3:45 pm.
 
3.  Miss Perris’ homework center meets on Tuesday and Thursday from 3:15 - 4:15/4:30 pm.
 
4.  Mr. Chen’s homework center meets on Tuesday through Friday after school.
Homework for 12/1/17:
 

Language Arts (Perris only):  No homework.  Students will complete their iReady testing on Monday!  We will be focusing the next 2+ weeks on sentence structure, parts of speech, and punctuation.

Language Arts (Chen only):  
Social Studies (Perris only):  No homework.  The final Egypt test will be given prior to winter break.  
 
Math (All):  No homework
 
Science (All):  No homework 
 

Reading/Literature (Perris only):  Blue group parents - Students were given their STAR Reading Diagnostic Report today.  They were also assigned a new number of AR points to be earned by the end of trimester 2.  Please review the report with your child, and remind him/her to tape it into the planner. 

Please read 30 MINUTES every day at home.  An AR book should be in a student's backpack at all times.  PLEASE REMIND STUDENTS TO BRING THEIR AR BOOK TO CLASS EVERY DAY!  MANY students have been forgetting!    

If you want to find out if the book your child is reading is an AR book, please go to www.arbookfind.com.  Please have your child see me if he/she needs help with book selection.

Have a good weekend.
Miss Perris/Mrs. Donovan/Mr. Chen
Updated Thu, Nov 30th

Happy Baskin-Robbins Thursday,

Spelling Bee participants will meet for the lunchtime Spelling Bee in Mr. Burbank’s room beginning on Monday, December 4!
Mrs. Donovan will NOT have Homework Center on Monday, December 4.  Mrs. Donovan's Homework Center will return on Monday, December 11.  We are very fortunate to have two 8th grade students join Mrs. Donovan in Homework Center on Mondays!!
  
The musical production of Annie will be performed at RHMS on Thursday, November 30 - Saturday, December 2.  They always do a great job with the school play — I hope that everyone can attend!  You can purchase your tickets at  www.Seatyourself.biz/campbellusd.  I will be attending Friday night’s performance.
 
The next Magic the Gathering meeting is MONDAY, December 4 in room B-6.  There is no cost to participate in this club.  The club is scheduled to meet twice a month.  Students who attended today had a lot of fun!

We are having our 1st Annual 6th grade Movie Afternoon on Friday, December 8th from 3:30 - 5:30 pm.  The cost is $5.00 which includes the movie, soda, and a bag of popcorn.  All movies will be supervised by 6th grade teachers.  Movies include:  Despicable Me 3, Jumanji, Elf, Home Alone 2, and Howl’s Moving Castle.  We look forward to seeing all of our students at the movies!! :)
 

The CIA is collecting gift cards for needy families in our community.  Some stores to consider would be:  Safeway, Target, Walmart, Lucky, etc.  Any denomination is welcomed!  Gift cards are due by December 21.  Thank you as always for your support. 

  
There will be a 5/6th grade dance right after school on Friday, December 15th.  Permission slips are required to attend the dance.

Hot cocoa is being sold before school for 50¢ per cup.  Students can purchase it in the Eagle’s Nest.


Candy grams will go on sale in December.  The cost is 50¢ or 3 for $1.00.

Spirit Week is December 18-21:

Monday—Merry Monday
Tuesday—Santa’s workshop
Wednesday—Ugly Sweater
Thursday—Baby, It’s Cold Outside

 
Announcements:

1.  If you did not make it to the Book Fair here on campus, you can purchase books on this site:  http://www.scholastic.com/bf/rollinghillsmiddleschool

2.  Mrs. Donovan’s homework center meets on Mondays from 3:15 - 3:45 pm.
 
3.  Miss Perris’ homework center meets on Tuesday and Thursday from 3:15 - 4:15/4:30 pm.
 
4.  Mr. Chen’s homework center meets on Tuesday through Friday after school.
Homework for 11/30/17:
 

Language Arts (Perris only):  

*Review grammar worksheet #9 — quiz TOMORROW.

*Students will be taking another iReady Diagnostic test for trimester 2.  Please encourage your child to take their time on the test and to do their best.  The district will be looking for student progress/growth between the 1st and 2nd iReady tests.
 
Language Arts (Chen only):  Thanksgiving break writing due TOMORROW.
Social Studies (Perris only):  No homework
 
Math (All):  Math worksheet  (#6, 7, 8 are extra credit)
 
Science (All):  No homework 
 

Reading/Literature (Perris only):

Please read 30 MINUTES every day at home.  An AR book should be in a student's backpack at all times.  PLEASE REMIND STUDENTS TO BRING THEIR AR BOOK TO CLASS EVERY DAY!  MANY students have been forgetting!    

If you want to find out if the book your child is reading is an AR book, please go to www.arbookfind.com.  Please have your child see me if he/she needs help with book selection.

Have a good night.
Miss Perris/Mrs. Donovan/Mr. Chen
Updated Wed, Nov 29th

Happy Wednesday,

Mrs. Donovan will NOT have Homework Center on Monday, December 4.  Mrs. Donovan's Homework Center will return on Monday, December 11.  We are very fortunate to have two 8th grade students join Mrs. Donovan in Homework Center on Mondays!!
  
The musical production of Annie will be performed at RHMS on Thursday, November 30 - Saturday, December 2.  They always do a great job with the school play — I hope that everyone can attend!  You can purchase your tickets at  www.Seatyourself.biz/campbellusd.  I will be attending Friday night’s performance.
 
The next Magic the Gathering meeting is MONDAY, December 4 in room B-6.  There is no cost to participate in this club.  The club is scheduled to meet twice a month.  Students who attended today had a lot of fun!

We are having our 1st Annual 6th grade Movie Afternoon on Friday, December 8th from 3:30 - 5:30 pm.  The cost is $5.00 which includes the movie, soda, and a bag of popcorn.  All movies will be supervised by 6th grade teachers.  Movies include:  Despicable Me 3, Jumanji, Elf, Home Alone 2, and Howl’s Moving Castle.  We look forward to seeing all of our students at the movies!! :)
 

The CIA is collecting gift cards for needy families in our community.  Some stores to consider would be:  Safeway, Target, Walmart, Lucky, etc.  Any denomination is welcomed!  Gift cards are due by December 21.  Thank you as always for your support. 

  
There will be a 5/6th grade dance right after school on Friday, December 15th.  Permission slips are required to attend the dance.

Hot cocoa is being sold before school for 50¢ per cup.  Students can purchase it in the Eagle’s Nest.


Candy grams will go on sale in December.  The cost is 50¢ or 3 for $1.00.

Spirit Week is December 18-21:

Monday—Merry Monday
Tuesday—Santa’s workshop
Wednesday—Ugly Sweater
Thursday—Baby, It’s Cold Outside

 
Announcements:

1.  If you did not make it to the Book Fair here on campus, you can purchase books on this site:  http://www.scholastic.com/bf/rollinghillsmiddleschool

2.  Mrs. Donovan’s homework center meets on Mondays from 3:15 - 3:45 pm.
 
3.  Miss Perris’ homework center meets on Tuesday and Thursday from 3:15 - 4:15/4:30 pm.
 
4.  Mr. Chen’s homework center meets on Tuesday through Friday after school.
Homework for 11/29/17:
 

Language Arts (Perris only):  

*Review grammar worksheet #9 — quiz on Friday, December 1.

*Students will be taking another iReady Diagnostic test for trimester 2.  Please encourage your child to take their time on the test and to do their best.  The district will be looking for student progress/growth between the 1st and 2nd iReady tests.
 
Language Arts (Chen only):  Thanksgiving break writing due Friday, December 1.
Social Studies (Perris only):  Map of Egypt due TOMORROW.
 
Math (All):  Page 158-159, #1-4, 9-11, 13
 
Science (All):  No homework 
 

Reading/Literature (Perris only):

Students will be taking another STAR Reading test (part of the AR program).  A new goal will be established for trimester 2, meaning that students will be given a new number of AR points to achieve by the end of the trimester.  Unfortunately, there were several students who were unable to reach their goal for trimester 1.  Please continue to encourage your child to read every day — including weekends!  

   

Please read 30 MINUTES every day at home.  An AR book should be in a student's backpack at all times.  

If you want to find out if the book your child is reading is an AR book, please go to www.arbookfind.com.  Please have your child see me if he/she needs help with book selection.

Have a good night.
Miss Perris/Mrs. Donovan/Mr. Chen