Welcome to 6th grade Family and Consumer Sciences class! We will get acquainted this week and review the class expectations. Look forward to a getting to know all of you and to a wonderful and successful quarter in FACS class.
So excited to welcome a new 6th grade class this quarter! We have a great quarter ahead of us and I look forward getting to know all of you. We have started the MyPlate this week and are off to a great start!
Below is the MyPlate website which is a great resource that we will be using in class along with our nutrition unit.
This week we are starting the sewing unit. The students will first learn about caring for their clothing and doing the laundry correctly.
This week we are wrapping up our unit on Consumerism and Advertising. We will finish discussing the variety of advertising techniques used in the media, complete a web quest using the Dontbuyit.org PBS website geared towards kids and being media smart and have a test this Friday covering the entire unit.
Prezi Advertising Techniques Presentation see link below
Students are working on their hand sewing projects the last two weeks of this quarter, we had a great quarter together! Starting Monday, November 10th students will switch to a different elective course for the second quarter.