Mrs. Helwig's Class

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6th Grade Students and Parents, Today, Oasis teachers completed a day of training for distance teaching. Tomorrow you will be receiving a schedule and detailed instructions about how this will work. Just wanted to check in and say thank you all for being patient. You’ll be hearing from me again tomorrow! Mrs....

March 23, 2020 Read more

Recent Photos

Ancient Civilizations Museum Displays Middle School Drama Club’s “Goldilocks on Trial” featuring Gabe, Adey, and Oaklee! They did an awesome job. I loved it! Ag...

March 5, 2020 Read more

Week 26

5th Grade Math – We are finishing up Unit 7 on Decimals. We reviewed on Thursday, and will review again on Monday. Unit 7 test is on Tuesday, March 3rd! Then we begin Unit 8, which covers more decimal skills. 6th Grade Math – We are finishing up our Coordinate Plane unit. We reviewed on Thursday and will continue to review on Monday and take the test on Tuesday, March 3rd. 6th Grade Projects – This class has been working super hard on their Ancient Civilization...

February 28, 2020 Read more

Week 24

5th Grade Math – We are continuing our study of decimals this week. So far we have learned to add, subtract, round, and multiply decimals. Today, we began to divide decimals. Here is a helpful link: https://www.mathsisfun.com/dividing-decimals.htmlWe will continue to practice dividing decimals this week and next. Then review decimals for a Decimal Test on Wednesday, March 3. 6th Grade Math – We are continuing our study of coordinate grids. This week, we are plotting...

February 18, 2020 Read more

Week 23

5th Grade Math – We continue our Decimals Unit this week. We will be adding, subtracting and multiplying decimals this week. Ask your child the most important thing to remember when adding and subtracting decimals? (They might sing you a song.) https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dlotpOS8NFA 6th Grade Math – We are reviewing all of our algebra skills this week and will have a test on Wednesday! They will have a Practice Test that can be used as a study guide! 6th Grade...

February 10, 2020 Read more

Week 22

Announcements:Sales start Monday and run through Wednesday, February 12th. Students in 3-12 can purchase. Students are selling in the cafeteria from 12:00-1:00. No sales in the office or classrooms. Cost is .50 apiece.No School on February 17th 5th Grade Math – We wrapped up our Ratio unit last week, and the whole class did an awesome job on the test! They will be returned to students tomorrow. This week, we are beginning to study Decimals. We are currently learning decimal place...

February 3, 2020 Read more

Week 21

5th Grade Math – This week we continue our study of ratios. The 5th graders have been doing an awesome job so far, and seem to be enjoying this unit. We will wrap up, review, and take a ratio test on Thursday! 6th Grade Math – This week, we continue our algebra unit. So far we have learned algebra vocabulary, substituted a number for a variable and solved, written expressions to match real-world situations, and simplified expressions by combining like terms and using the...

January 27, 2020 Read more

Some recent photos…

Our visit with author Ben Mikaelsen was awesome and inspiring! Our Christmas celebration included the annual 5th/6th grade trip to the Fallon Theater, playing some fun games, exchanging gifts and painting ornaments! Our final science project was to write a bill that will help reduce negative human impact on the...

January 12, 2020 Read more

Week 19

We are officially in the second semester! These kids are working really hard this year, and I am really proud of them! We are excited to move onto Social Studies this week! Report cards are being finished up this week, and will be sent home on Thursday! 6th Grade Math – We held off on taking the Percent test last week, and spent Thursday as another review day. The class is feeling much more confident after one more day of practice. We will do another review tomorrow morning, and...

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Week 18

Welcome back! I hope everyone had a relaxing and restful break! My family traveled to Pennsylvania to visit family so we did not rest at all! We are back in full swing here! We’re finishing up our first semester; students have this week to complete any missing or incomplete assignments! Report cards will then be printed and sent home on January 16th. 5th Grade Math – This week we will continue with our unit on area. We will be calculating the area of rectangles,...

January 6, 2020 Read more