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Sofia6
Sofia6 asks:
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Besides pens, paper and printer ink, what equipment/tools/stuff would you keep at home for a 6th grader's studies?

Classes my 6th grader will take: Humanities Earth Science Math Technology & Visual Arts English Spanish
In Topics: Back to school, Helping my child with school work and home work
> 60 days ago

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dgraab
dgraab , Parent writes:
It's great that you're already preparing for the new school year! Here are some resources you may find helpful as you stock up on supplies to support your 6th grader's studies:

A Secret Weapon for 6th Graders --
http://www.education.com/magazine/article/Secret_Weapon_for_Middle_School/

Get Back-to-School Supply Savvy
http://www.education.com/magazine/article/backtoschoolsupplies/

Organizing Your Preteen: Tools for Success
http://www.education.com/magazine/article/Organizing_Your_Preteen_Tools/

Ten Ways to Help Your Child Get Organized
http://www.education.com/reference/article/Ref_Ten_Ways_Help_Your/

School Supplies Checklist
http://officesupply.lifetips.com/cat/64359/school-supplies/index.html

Some additional resources that may also be of interest to you:

Sixth Grade Social Studies: What to Expect
http://www.education.com/magazine/article/Sixth_Grade_Social_Studies/

Sixth Grade Reading and Writing: What to Expect
http://www.education.com/magazine/article/Sixth_Grade_Language_Arts/

Sixth Grade Math: What to Expect
http://www.education.com/magazine/article/sixth_grade_math/

I hope these resources are helpful to you.
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Patrick08
Patrick08 writes:
Having a dedicated homework/study spot like a desk with good lighting is also helpful.  As the homework and material studied gets harder the higher up your child will go in grade level, having this study area will help set a good routine.  It can also help by eliminating distractions.
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