Science Course Descriptions

Science 6 SCIENCE INQUIRY AND APPLICATION: Scientific Investigations, Lab Tools & Safety, Organizing, Analyzing & Communicating Data EARTH AND SPACE SCIENCE: Minerals, Rocks, Soils LIFE SCIENCE: Cell Theory & Structure, Cell Processes, Reproduction in Cells & Organisms, Organization in Organisms PHYSICAL SCIENCE: Classification & Properties of Matter, States of Matter: Energy & Properties, Energy, Object…

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Music Course Descriptions

  Music 6 Music 6 is a beginning level course that provides a broad overview of the fundamentals of listening to, reading, and writing music. Students will study the most basic elements that comprise the music we hear every day. This class also provides a “performance lab” experience where the students are offered the opportunity…

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Math Course Descriptions

6th Grade Math 6th grade math includes the following: Ratios and Proportional Relationships: Understand ratio concepts and use ratio reasoning to solve problems. The Number System: Apply and extend previous understandings of multiplication and division to divide fractions by fractions. Compute fluently with multi-digit numbers and find common factors and multiples. Apply and extend previous…

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Dance Course Descriptions

Introduction to Dance 6 Introduction to Dance 6th Grade is focused on the beginning of all dance styles such as ballet, modern, contemporary, jazz, hip hop, tap, African, and salsa. Each student will learn the background and history of each style along with gaining the knowledge of the basic steps and movement to each style.…

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English Course Descriptions

Course Descriptions 6th Grade English The sixth grade year focuses on improving skills in reading, writing, listening, visual literacy, and oral communication based on the Common Core Standards. Students have the opportunity to explore literature by outstanding authors, past and present. Written and oral communications skills will be integrated with literature in a well-rounded approach…

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New Student Orientation

Dear (New!) TSA Parents- We are so looking forward to seeing everyone this Thursday for Orientation! A few items to help ensure a successful experience- We will conduct temperature checks upon arrival and masks will be required.  Any students exhibiting COVID-related symptoms and/or experiencing a temperature over 100 degrees will be taken to the nurse and…

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From Dr. Mead: August 4, 2020

August 4, 2020 Dear TSA Community- We have spent the past several months examining and implementing a number of protocols and facility upgrades in order to provide an avenue for students to return to the building, even in a limited capacity, for in-person instruction.  However, as we have received more and more guidance from local and state agencies,…

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