• Hello 6th Grade
     
    Cheri Chapman
    6th Grade Math Teacher 
     
    Sunnyvale Middle School
    Email: cheri.chapman@sunnyvaleisd.com
    Twitter: @ChapmanMath 
     
  • This Week in Class
    Week of: December 11th
    This is the 7th week of the 2nd quarter.
    Tutoring continues this week. I am available on Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday after school from 3:15 to 3:45.
    Tutoring buses are available between 3:45 and 4:00 p.m. to transport students home.
     
    AT&T Field Trip:
    The 6th grade field trip to AT&T Stadium is scheduled for Monday, January 22nd. Permission slips were distributed in class and via REMIND on Friday. Signed permission slips and payment of $8.50 per student/$17 per parent will be collected through December 15th.
    Click here for a copy of the parent letter that details the event. Letter to Parents
     
    UIL Teams
    Mrs. Chapman is the coach for UIL Mathematics. 
     
    Here are team members for 6th grade: 
    The 6th grade competition is at SMS on December 6th. 
    Dion Jobi
    Nethra Chelakkat
    Conor McLean
    Christine Chandy
    Gloria Poly
     
    Here are team members for 7th grade:
    Christen Kuruvilla
    Chelsa Jijo
    Ethan Saio
    Rebecca John
     
    Here are team members for 8th grade:
    Leah Matthew
    An Nguyen
    Angela Rillera
     
    UIL Mathematics practice will be on Tuesdays after school (3:15 to 3:45).
    Tutoring buses are available.
    See you there!
     
     
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    Click below to see photos of us in our classroom!
     
    Students and parents, please take a moment to SIGN UP for my REMIND class.
    I will use REMIND as my main form of communication this year.
    Please see the instructions below to register. 
    To join by text
    Text @smsm2th to 81010
    To join online
    Visit remind.com/join and enter the class code along with your mobile phone number. You'll get text notifications at the number you entered.
     
    What are we learning this week? 

    Unit 4 (Operations with Integers)

    6.2 B During this unit, students examine number relationships involving identifying a number, its opposite, and absolute value.

    6.3 C Represent integer operations with concrete models and connect the actions with the models to standard algorithms 

    6.3 D Add, subtract, multiply and divide integers fluently

    Vocabulary: integer, absolute value, opposite, gain, loss, ascend, descend, profit, deposit, withdrawal, negative direction, positive direction, number line, origin
      
    Monday: 
    Review Unit 4 test
     
    Tuesday: 
     
     
    Wednesday:
     
     
    Thursday:
     
     
    Friday:
     
     
    Learning Resources . . . what websites, videos, materials will be helpful?  
    YouTube Video: What is Absolute Value?
     
    Math Antics Video: Adding & Subtracting Integers
    Math Antics Video: Negative Numbers
     
     
     
    CLASS CALENDAR