Week 13 Newsletter

Character Trait of the Month:  Organization

Students who are organized can follow a plan, establish priorities, and manage time to complete tasks and achieve goals.

“The journey of a thousand miles begins with one step” – Lao Tzu

Curricular Learning

Language Arts

This week,we will start using our Poetry skills and create different types of poems! We will start with free verse and rhyming poems before moving on to couplets, quatrains and cinquains.


We will continue to practice with measurement during the week.


This week we will have a test on what we have learned about the solar system and the moon.

Social Studies

This week we will test our knowledge on South America. We will have a test!

Important Dates:

CBS FUN Day – December 10th, 2016 

December 12th –Grade 6B Science Test

December 14th – Grade 6B Social Studies Test

December 15th – Grade 6B Math Test

December 19th – Character Trait Assembly

December 20th – Last day of school

December 21st to Jan 2nd –Winter Break


  • Please make sure students have a ruler for their math class since we are working on measurements.
  • Please review your studentsCommunication Book for the most up-to-date information on assigned homework.
  • Please read 20 minutes with your child every day!
  • Since it is winter, the H1N1 virus is floating around. Please ensure students do not attend school if they are sick. 
Teacher Email Contact Information:

Mr. Francisco:grade6a@cbskuwait.com


Important Reminders:

  • Timely Arrival– Grades 5 – 6 @ 7:15 a.m. (Note:  Any student arriving after 7:30 will be marked late.)
  • Timely Pick-up:  Grades 5 – 6 @ 2:30 p.m. (Note:After 2:45, students will be brought to the late room.)
  • A reminder that the CBS uniform must be worn every day.P.E. uniforms must also be worn, including running shoes. 
CBS Website:  http://www.cbskuwait.com/

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