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January 8-12 and January 15-19

Monday-We will begin bellwork by analyzing writing prompts. The article of the week will be "Hunted for Fun, Left to Die". We will focus on text features today. I'll pass out and discuss the homework "Switched at Birth Girls Want to Stay With Wrong Moms". Homework is due Friday.

Tuesday-Spotlight; students will work on text structures.

Wednesday-Continue with bellwork by analyzing writing prompts and the article of the week with reciprocal reading and discussions.

Thursday-Continue with bellwork and article of the week.

Friday-Students will turn in homework. I will choose one of the writing prompts and the students will actually write their response as practice.

January 15-19

Monday-School Holiday

Tuesday-Spotlight; students will look at writing practice items from Friday.

Wednesday-Computer Lab for the Case 21 Writing Test (typing)

Thursday-Students will continue discussion of article of the week from last week.

Friday-Finalize discussions of article of the week. Students will use the writing rubric to determine how specific writing samples would be graded. They need to know why they are given those scores!


Welcome to 6th grade!!!!

I'm looking forward to getting to know you and your child(ren) this year! Communication is the key to a successful year, so please do not hesitate to email or call me with questions or concerns.

Please sign up for the Remind app that we use and check our website frequently! To sign up for remind text @6thfragale to 81010. The website we use for weekly classroom updates is hms.desotocountyschools.org These are the best forms of communication along with email! 

I will update by Website for the week no later than noon each Monday.

Thank you for bringing your child to Hernando Middle School and allowing me the opportunity to teach them and learn from them.

Bell Schedule:

1st period 7:15-8:05

2nd period 8:08-8:58

3rd period 9:01-9:51

4th period 9:54-10:44

5th period 10:47-11:37

6th period 11:40-12:30

Lunch 12:30-1:01

7th period 1:07-1:57

8th period 2:00-2:50