The Edgartown School - A nationally-recognized blue ribbon school of excellence
Click here to log in

Quick links:   

 
You have reached the web page for Pati Nelson.
pati_nelson (at) mvyps.org

 

 

 

 This website will be very helpful to you and your parents/guardians throughout the school year. You will find much information here on a weekly basis!

 

 

5th Grade

Bones and Stones

-off to the Stone Age

6th Grade

it's all about mapping!! 

 

Heifer International Field Trip:

Date June 9th, 2017

Will be collecting funds soon.

 


Check the website for details

 

 

Access SRI/SRC here.

 

 

Homework Pencil Homework for Mrs. Nelson's Class

Monday, March 20

5th GRADERS: Tell one adult what you have learned about "halach uinic". What does his name mean? What did the Maya consider him  to be? What was his appearance?

 

6TH GRADERS: WRITE DOWN 1 NEW fabulous fact for your chosen landform in Africa. This would mean a NEW FACT that you researched at home this evening.

Your African landform stamp is DUE COMPLETED by the end of class on Thursday.


Wednesday, March 22

5TH GRADERS: You are designing your very own Mayan God/Goddess who will work for you in some capacity. Your Mayan God/Goddess is due completed by FRIDAY. Your best work will take some time!  Make sure your God/Goddess is colorful and is elaborately adorned!

8 MUST HAVES: elaborate headdress * tattoo * necklace earrings/ear cuffs * leg/arm cuffs * holding an object * skirt/sash 

Make sure to NAME your God/Goddess as well as tell what your God/Goddess does for you (God/Goddess of...)

 

6TH GRADERS your Africa landform stamps are due by the end of class on Thursday.

Must Haves:

VISUAL/DRAWING: A title for your drawin; the landform it is a part of; the country location and the continent name placed at the TOP of your picture. At the bottom of the drawing you should have two informative and figurative sentences about your exquisite landform.

INSET: latitude & longitude of featured landform; the outline of either the country or continent where the landform is located; a red dot pinpointing your landform's exact location.

 


Thursday, March 23

HaPpY almost FriDaY!!

5TH GRADERS: Re-read Mayan Religion and use your  highlighted paragraphs to help you to complete questions #1-10. As always, your answers MUST BE written in FULL SENTENCES using TTQA. Remember those Proper Nouns, give them what they deserve: capitalization!

Your personal God is due tomorrow. S/he should becolorful and elabortately dressed. Your God should aperform some function for you.

Extra Credit Opp: Unscramble as many terms as you possibly can! Some of you are naturally great at this kind of work and others like ME, have to sTrUgGLe through and try to find a strategy that works! It's all about PERSEVERANCE by friends!!

 

6TH GRADERS: Your African Landform stamps were due today. If you were unable to finish, they are due tomorrow without fail. Tomorrow you will rubric your own stamp and then we are ready to move on to learning about the incredibly wealthy kingdoms of ancient Africa.


View previous week...
File Cabinet File Cabinet for Mrs. Nelson's Class

June 24, 2016
Fall 2016 School Supplies!

Click here to download.

June 3, 2016
Heifer Permission #1

Click here to download.

June 3, 2016
Heifer Permission #2

Click here to download.

June 3, 2016
Heifer * Put me on your fridge!!

Click here to download.

January 14, 2016
Heifer Permission Slip- Portuguese

Click here to download.

December 4, 2015
Heifer Permission Slip

Click here to download.

February 17, 2015
Explorers 5th & population rubric 6th

Click here to download.

July 8, 2013
6th grade HW tips for parents

Click here to download.

July 8, 2013
Parent Hopes & Dreams

Click here to download.

July 8, 2013
Homework Policy

Click here to download.

July 8, 2013
Homework Help Form for Students

Click here to download.

July 8, 2013
Camp Alton Jones Forms
Student Health Form, Behavior Agreement and Packing List are located here
Click here to download.

July 8, 2013
New and IMPROVED Test Policy

Click here to download.



Stones and Bones 5th Grade



Homework Help
Homework Help
Want to know what happened today in history, or whose birthday it is? Find this and much more at this site! Sports, science, famous speeches and documents, and a homework help file are just a few of the many, many items available with just a click of your mouse!

Recommended sites
http://www.wordle.net/
Wordle is a toy for generating “word clouds” from text that you provide. The clouds give greater prominence to words that appear more frequently in the source text. You can tweak your clouds with different fonts, layouts, and color schemes. The images you create with Wordle are yours to use however you like. You can print them out, or save them to the Wordle gallery to share with your friends.
2008 Book Talks
Classic book talks, saved in our vault for your viewing pleasure.
6th Grade Blog Space
Check out the 6th grade's blog!
General Reference
4kids.org-designed for kids (and their parents) to find fun, educational, and safe spots to visit on the World Wide Web.
Our World
Our World Learn about religion, languages, geography and history from these links gathered by the Internet Public Library Youth Division.
Looking for a definition? Thesaurus?
Let's you quickly look up definitions, pronunciations, and etymology. Also has a thesaurus.
Mass Curriculum Frameworks
Mass Curriculum Frameworks
Social Studies Help
KidsClick! Geography/History/Biography Links Find web sites featuring states, countries, regions and history, from KidsClick!
Sweet Search
A Search Engine for Students



Google Apps Login