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6th Grade - Explore Core

Welcome to the Explore Core 2020-21!

We can't wait to meet all of you virtually! This school year will be an exciting adventure for all of us. We are ready to EXPLORE interesting subjects with you. In order to be ready for the first day of school on Thursday, August 27, do the following things: 

1) Watch our EXPLORE CORE Welcome Video

2) Update your Adams 12 Password. (See instructions in the Explore Core Introduction Handout below.) 

3) Watch this video about Schoology and then set up your log in for Schoology, the new learning management system adopted by Adams 12, at https://myaccount.adams12.org. Click on the Schoology bookmark and log in. Then visit each of your courses for information. (See more instructions in the Explore Core Introduction handout below.) 

4) Get your learning space at home organized and ready to go. See our Top Tips for On-Line Learning Success handout and listen for tips in our Explore Core Welcome Video.

5) Double check Infinite Campus for your updated schedule. (Schedules may change.)

6) Look at your teachers' webpages for specific information about their individual classes. Click on the teacher's picture in the sidebar or find their class link below.

7) Be ready to explore and learn at 9:00 a.m. on Thursday, August 27. Log into Schoology and go to your first period course! You will be logging in for every class, every day. See you then! 


If you missed Back to School Night, do not worry! Find the BACK TO SCHOOL Handouts below.

  • Explore Core Introduction:
    • Contact information for each teacher, page one
    •  Instructions for password reset and  how to log in to Schoology, page two. 
  • Top Tips for On-line Learning Success (English and Spanish Versions)

6th Grade - Explore Core Classrooms

Mrs. Betty's Math Class

Subject: Math
Remote Learning Expectations: Starting Thursday, August 27, 2020 Please watch this video to know what to do for online learning:  All classwork, videos, and assignments will be located in Schoology.  Remember to access schoology classroom or...

Ms. Brisch's Humanities Class

Subject: Humanities
6th grade social studies is the study of the history, geography, economics, and political makeup of the Western hemisphere. In this class, we will use primary and secondary sources in addition to geographic tools to make connections between people...

Lisa McKercher

Subject: Language Arts
Together, we will become readers and writers, exploring our world and strengthening our communication skills. You have a voice--Learn how to use it and to effectively communicate your ideas!  Topics Below: Announcements Overview of 6th...

Mr. Rose's Science Class

Subject: Science
Remote Learning Schedule - go to Google Classroom. The scientific mind does not so much provide the right answers as asks the right questions. - Claude Levi-Strauss Science is a hands-on, collaborative, human experience and we can best learn...