Mrs. Crivelli

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Mrs. Crivelli

 

Attention Parents / Guardians:

 

Please visit your child's Powerschool Portal to view all upcoming due dates for assessments, projects, and homework.

Power School is your resource for up-to-date information on your child's academic progress in Social Studies in sixth grade.

You should be checking Power School AT LEAST ONCE A WEEK to check on your child's progress.  If you have any quesitons, please do not hesitate to email me.  

 

  

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Contact Information:  dcrivelli@hamilton.k12.nj.us

In sixth grade social studies we will focus on geography, history, and cultures of the world from the beginnings of history. 

"Study the past and use it to understand the present." Confucius

 

Unit 1 - Early Humankind

Unit 2 - Mesopotamia, Egypt, and Kush

Unit 3 - The Ancient Greeks

Unit 4 - The Development of Rome

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Our textbook is online!!!!!

Online Textbook - Harcourt Social Studies, Ancient Civilizations 

Go to www.eharcourtschool.com

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To access the student account:

Username:  sstudies58

Password:  n7y9j

Or, use the link below.

 http://www.eharcourtschool.com/hrw/my_hrw_student_hub.jsp

 

Grades are EARNED through quizzes, tests, projects, and daily preparedness.  Please check your Power School account regularly and actively monitor your progress in class.

There will be three categories of grades:  Summative Grades, Formative Grades, and Individual Practice.  Your final Summative Average will be weighted 50% of your total marking period grade, your Formative Average will be weighted 40% of your total marking period grade, and your Individual Practice will be weighted 10% of your total marking period grade.  This is based on the Hamilton Township BOE 2015-2016 Grading Policy.

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A note about Mrs. Crivelli:  I love to read!  The book I found most interesting this year is Educated by Tara Westover.  I love to walk my dogs  and feed my favorite neighbors.