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    6th Grade Health and 7/8th Grade Health, 6th grade PE
     
     
    Email is the best way to contact me during the school day. If a phone call better suits the situation, my planning period (1st) is the best time.  
     
    Teacher of House Thor of East Pride

Schedule

  • Mondays/Tuesdays (all classes are live from start to finish)

    9:20-9:50- House

    9:54-11:12- Period 1- Planning

    11:12-11;42- 1st lunch

    11:45-1:08- Period 2- 6th grade health

    1:12-2:34- Period 3- 6th grade health

    2:40-3:15- OFFICE HOURS

     

    Wednesdays/Thursdays (all classes are live from start to finish)

    9:20-9:50- House

    9:54-11:12- Period 4- PE

    11:12-11;42- 1st lunch

    11:45-1:08- Period 5- 6th grade health

    1:12-2:34- Period 6- 7th/8th grade health

    2:40-3:15- OFFICE HOURS

     

    FRIDAYS- 

    Core/Flex Schedules

Professional Biography

  • I obtained my BA in Education, as well as my M.Ed, from St. Martin's University. I have taught in North Thurston Public Schools since 2001. I am the House Thor advisor of Pride East.
     
    For 6th Grade Health and 7/8th Health:
    • Classes are live from start to finish. Zoom link for those who are remote is located on the our Canvas homepage. Select the period you are in. 
    • All assignments are in our canvas module.
    • Modules are set up by the week, top week is the current week. 
      • Module starts with the planner (open it up to see what you should write in your planner for the week)
      • Module is then split into two sections for the 2 days we meet that week. 
      • If you miss class, the work is there for you to complete. 
    • Office hours are Monday-Thursday from 2:40-3:15pm. 

    For 6th grade PE:

    • PE days have 2 parts:
      • Part 1: a live workout we ALL do together. 
        • If you are at school, please come to school wearing clothes appropriate for PE and don't forget a water bottle.
      • part 2: a secondary activity
        • if you are remote, it will be in the top module in Canvas
        • If you are in the building, it will be a 20-30 minute activity (preferably outside if weather permits)
    • If you miss a PE day:
      • You are to either complete the workout you missed (found in Canvas) or another 30 minute physcial activity
      • To regain your missed points, your parent/guardian needs to email me the following information AFTER you complete the workout:
        • Name of student
        • Day missed in PE
        • Activity completed
        • duration of activity

Our Units of Study for Health

  •  We cover 5 units during the semester:

    1. Health and Wellness (extended SEL for 7/8th Health)
    2. Safety
    3. Nutrition
    4. Substance use and Abuse
    5. Family Life and Sexual Health

     

    Grading scale:

    Grade Mark

    High

    Low

    A

    100.00%

    93.00%

    A-

    92.99%

    90.00%

    B+

    89.99%

    87.00%

    B

    86.99%

    83.00%

    B-

    82.99%

    80.00%

    C+

    79.99%

    77.00%

    C

    76.99%

    73.00%

    C-

    72.99%

    70.00%

    D+

    69.99%

    67.00%

    D

    66.99%

    60.00%

    F

    59.99%

    0.00%