Mr. Mitchell's Class


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Hello, my name is Darius Mitchell.  I am a 5th Grade Science and Social Studies Teacher at Charleston Progressive Academy.  I am currently in my 27th year of Teaching.
I enjoy fishing, playing tennis, and enjoying time with my family. 
I've been married for 28 years to my wife, Bertha Mitchell.  We have one daughter, Trinity Mitchell, who is currently in 7th Grade.  

Contact Information


Phone: (843)720-2967

Office Hours: Mon-Fri 7:15am-3:30pm

This Week's Updates & Assignments

  • 5th Grade Social Studies

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  • Write choice Activity-All Students were told which assignment they were suppose to complete. 

    1. Research the Chinese immigrants who helped build the first transcontinental railroad.  Make a scrapbook or a power point that includes images from the Internet.  Create captions for each image.


    2. How did the railroad system benefit different groups of people?  Respond to the question above by creating a project of your choice:  interview, bulletin board, or newspaper article.  
  • The Assignment is due on Thursday, December 14, 2017.  It was assigned on Tuesday, December 4, 2017.  Also, students have a Unit Test on Thursday, December 14, 2017.  They received the study guide on Friday, December 1, 2017. 
  • 5th Grade Science

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  • Science homework is pages 41-47.  This is due on Friday, December 15, 2017.  All students haven't returned their Science Safety Contract.  This was due on Friday, December 8, 2017. 


  • IXL- for Science and Social Studies