Merlinda Elementary School

6th Grade Team

Acosta, Kristen
Bernard, Nyron
Chavez, David
Collins, Carol
Tat-Chung, Kathy

Math Homework:

- 4 to 10 problems nightly

- Must show all work

- Counts toward math grade 


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Grade 6

6th Grade




Junior High 

Watch your thoughts, they become your words.


Watch your words, they become your actions.


Watch your actions, they become your habits.


Watch your habits, they become your character.


Watch your character, it becomes your destiny.

Today: 3/23/18


Being at school and being on time helps students develop life long good habits as well as assuring they do not miss learning all they need to know for 7th grade.

Kinder and Pre Kinder Buddies


We will be reading to our buddies on the 1st and 3rd Wednesdays of the month.  Be sure to practice reading your book ahead of time in order to be able to read the story well.

       Promotion Celebration 

 and end of year activities must be earned by trying your best. 

  1. Weekly - 2 AR homework points @ 90% - must have summaries for the whole book to take test
  2. Study Island completed
  3. Math homework completed
  4. Try your best in all classes
  5.  Appropriate Behavior - in class and on playground


AR Homework:

In ZPD level –


        40 pages and minutes each day.


        Points only count on tests passed at 90% or higher


        Must earn 2 homework points or more each week.


        Must have appropriate number of summaries to take test


        Counts toward language arts grade 


Must have 100 points or more to participate in end of the year activities


Study Island

  • Assignments in Language Arts and Math
  • Must earn blue ribbons on homework assigned weekly
  • Counts toward language arts and math grades
  • Must complete 80% to participate in all end of the year activites.


Homework Help Hotline

Students needing math or science tutoring can call
September through May
Sun – Thurs, 6 p.m. to 9 p.m
Toll-free: 1.877.8AskHMC (1.877.827.5462)