*Math Update*

Students in periods 1,2,3,& 7 learned about finding the Least Common Multiple of a set of numbers. The following video is a great review of the “ladder method” of finding the Least Common Multiple of a pair of numbers.

Finding the LCM using the ladder method

LCM Video

The next video shows how to find the LCM of 3 or more numbers use the ladder method.

Finding the LCM of 3 or more numbers using the ladder method.

LCM 3 or more numbers

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Picture Day Information

Picture Day is Friday, October 2, 2015.  Students will be called down by homeroom throughout the school day in order to take their picture. This past week all students were given an order form in homeroom. If you intend on purchasing school pictures, all order forms and payment need to be completed and given to the photographers on picture day.  Students should see their homeroom teacher if they need a new form.

“A Christmas Carol” Field Trip

On December 17, 2015 the sixth grade will take a field trip to see a live performance of “A Christmas Carol” by Charles Dickens, at Hartford Stage.  The cost of the field trip is $30 per student.  Students should return their permission slip and payment to their homeroom teacher by September 30th. All checks should be made out to GMS-SAF.

Click on this link to download the permission slip.

Open House

Open House is Monday, September 21st, 2015 at 6:30 pm.  All sixth grade parents are welcome to attend; students are not invited to attend.  We hope to see you there!