Study Skills

Study Skills Information:

*Students grades will be based of a 6 point checklist.

*Study Skills lessons will be done 2-3 times a week and last 15-20 minutes long.

*Students will be checking myrcs every Thursday to check grades and write down any missing assignments

*Students are expected to complete their planner hourly and utilize their organizational system correctly.

*They are able to finish tests, start homework and study for tests.

*They need a reading book daily.

*I will definitly be in touch if there are problems that arise.

*Parents, as well as myself, will be able to monitor their child's grades on my myrcs.

Syllabus

6th Grade Study Skills

Course Description: This year in study skills you will be working on a varity of skills.

Class Expectations: Students are expected to arrive to class on time with all supplies.  When you arrive to class please make sure you grab your study skills checklist and book. Students are to get started independentlyPlanners: 

  • Must be filled out in all classes. 
  • I will be checking them daily.  A complete planner lists all activities completed and possible homework for each class.  They must also record upcoming tests and assignment due dates. 
  • If they forget to write something they can check the teacher’s webpage.

Daily Checklist: 

  • This is their grade for the class. Students will be graded on coming to class prepared with necessary materials, participating in daily lessons, having a complete planner, signed planner, and completing any necessary classroom work. They must follow the classroom rules and be respectful.

Lessons: 

  • 2-3 days/week for 15-20 minutes. 
  • There will be time most days for homework support. 
  • Some days the lessons will also consist of reviewing for tests and quizzes for other classes. 
  • Every Thursday, they will be checking their grades on the computer and recording them on their grade sheet.