week of April 15-19

Honors Geometry:

Mon: Points of concurrency (centers of triangles) today. HW was 2 worksheets.

Tues: Day 2 practice with pts of concurrency (triangle centers)

Wed: Quiz  over centers of triangles and constructions.

Thurs: EOC Prep Unit 1. HW is Unit 1 Touchtones (we will enter answers tomorrow)

Fri:EOC Prep

Honors Algebra 2:

Mon: Test over Logarithms and Exponentials. We will talk about it tomorrow 🙂

Tues: Test corrections and review for test recovery for some. Report to my Hoya Block: recovery will be averaged with your previous grade regardless if it is higher or lower… so  come prepared!

Wed: Arithmetic and Geometric Sequences 6.1 NOTES-1g6o9p4    6.1 KEY SEQUENCES-2i46y4g If you are absent, be sure to watch Matt’s Math Labs videos on the topics you missed. 

Thurs: Series. HW is WS#2 6.2 KEY WS#2 SERIES-2dm4bqn

Fri: Quiz over Sequences and Series

week of April 8 – 12

Honors Geometry:1 Unit Plan S19 updated-2f6wtn1

Mon: Review for midterm

Tues: Review for midterm continued. Here are several review keys… we did not do them all.KEY MIDTERM Review 2-187qqry Key Unit 4b Cumulative Review-1k624hk Key Unit 5 Cumulative Review-wz141i

Wed: Midterm Exam. If you are buying your own compass, you will need it tomorrow 🙂

Thurs: Constructions with compass and straightedge. HW is one of every type of construction we learned today… on your plain white paper. Here is a simulation of constructions (be sure to scroll all the way down the page to choose what you want to see constructed.  https://www.mathopenref.com/constructions.html

Fri: Constructions project with compass and straightedge.

Honors Algebra 2: 1 Unit 5 Calendar Spring 2019-2onyz8h

Mon: Properties of Expanding and Condensing Logs. HW is WS#5. If you were absent, watch Matt’s Math Labs on properties of logarithms in unit 5. 5.5 WS#5 KEY LOG PROPS-23kwr24

Tues: Solving Log and Exponential Equations.  HW is WS#6 odds  (#19 challenge). 5.6 KEY WS#6 EQNS-24jc53n

Wed: Solving Log and Exponential Equations day 2. After the warm up, we did a “quick check” for a daily grade then went into the hall for the scavenger hunt. HW is to finish the evens from WS#6 AND WS#7 the BACK page equations (NOT inequalities…we will learn those tomorrow).  Even answers were posted yesterday.

Thurs: Inequalities. HW is WS#7 Applications problems 1 through 8, the inequalities attached (we did some in class), and log inequalities problems 26 through 32. 5.7 KEY APPS INEQ-1qrj8dh These are not all of the answers… we will check the rest in class.  If you were absent, be sure to watch Matt’s Math labs videos for exponential and logarithmic equations and inequalities. Link is on blog. Be sure to rework your old quiz and previous homework problems. 

Fri: Review for test Monday. Attention 3rd period: We didn’t get to review Inverses… see my detailed answers for #1-4. Switch x and y and solve for the new “y”. Inverses of exponentials are logs, and inverses of logs are exponentials. Be sure to rework your quiz problems and HW problems.5.9 review QUICK CHECK KEY-1vmyoqs Here is extra practice for inverses and graphs along with answers. 5.9 Extra_Practice_Inverses_Graphs-10xboek


week of March 25-29

Honors Geometry: 1 Unit Plan S19 updated-2f678d6

Mon: Independent/Dependent events HW is pages 13-14 in your HW packet. Quiz tomorrow over Venn Diagrams and Mutually Exclusive/Inclusive events/probability.  2 KEY INDEP DEP HW-2bq9cfu

Tues: Quiz over Venn Diagrams and Mutually Exclusive/Overlapping probability. Conditional Probability. HW is pages 6 – 10. Use your formula on page 10. Sometimes you are looking for a different value. 4 KEY CONDITIONAL PROB-209fxc3

Wed: Working backwards. HW is Using Formulas to Work Backwards WS  5 Working Backwards Key-1689a3f

Thurs: Review all  probability.6 KEY REVIEW-17k2mj9

Fri: Test over Probability. Have a wonderful spring break! Remember you have a Midterm extra credit assignment on Deltamath.com. Create an account if you haven’t already and my # is 275204. You can add up to 5 points on your midterm which is the Wednesday after spring break. 

Honors Algebra 2:  1 Unit 5 Calendar Spring 2019-2on9djb

Mon: Exponential growth/decay/ and interest word problems. HW is WS#1 problems 7-14 and WS#1 continued problems 1-9 (omit 7).  5.1 KEY WS#1 EXP APPS-1n7119n

Tues: HW is WS #2 on graphing exponential functions.  5.2 KEY EXP Graphs-1mg799d We will work the last 2 problems in class tomorrow. 

Wed: HW is WS#3 Converting exponential and logarithmic functions. 5.3 KEY WS #3 REWRITE LOG_ Exp Evaluate-1b22vie

Thurs: HW is WS #4 Graphing logs and finding inverses. Quiz tomorrow!  5.4 KEY GRAPHS LOGS-1xxnov45.4 KEY INVERSES-u72lhk. I will be available for extra help in the morning at 7:30.

Fri: Quiz over first 4 lessons. Remember you have a Deltamath.com extra credit assignment (daily CW grade)  over log/exponential functions. You need to create an account if you do not already have one and use my # 275204. It will end at midnight April 7. It will be VERY helpful when we continue our study of logs and exponential functions. Have a wonderful spring break! 🙂

week of March 18-22

Honors Geometry: Unit Plan S19-wb105y

Mon: Proving Quadrilaterals in the Coordinate Plane. 63 – KEY Proving Quadrilaterals on the Coordinate Plane-27i99db

Tues: Plant the flowers review game for our test WedREVIEW PRACTICE TEST-y97da2 One of the questions partitioning a segment is more challenging, in that is has decimals. We can go over it before the test.

Wed: Test over Connecting Alg & Geo in the Coordinate Plane. 

Thurs: Set Notation and Venn Diagrams. New packets today! 1 Key Venn Diagram Homework-2e7scq5 1 Key Venn Diagram Practice-199omch 1 NOTES key-2no8io1

Fri: Mutually Exclusive events.

Honors Algebra 2:

Mon: Finding equations given the graphs and describing characteristics of graphs. HW is WS #3/4 problems 18-29 and Unit 4B Review problems 1 – 8. 4.4 KEY GRAPHS CHARACTERISTICS-1in4byu4.4 NOTES graphs characteristics eqns-2522pgu

Tues: Plant the Flower review game using Unit 4B review4B REVIEW-1xfx6fq

Wed: Test Unit 4B Radicals

Thurs: Review old tests and quizzes for midterm exam. #37 the only way to get the “.33” is to calculate the max/min with your calculator. Midterm REVIEW key-20syzr5

Fri: Midterm Exam Units 1 through 4 (all multiple choice AND you can use a calculator).


week of March 11-15

Honors Geometry: Unit Plan S19-wao1n3


Freshman Parents: The Harrison Science Department will be hosting a Combo Chemistry Program Open House on Monday, March 25, 2019. The open house will offer parents and students in the Class of 2022 the opportunity to learn more about the benefits of a year-long approach to advanced placement chemistry. The open house will begin at 6:00 PM in the Freshman Building Dining Hall.

Mon: Equations of Circles HW is pages 7-8 in your packet.  2 KEY EQUATIONS OF CIRCLES-1iywgfq

Tues: Intersection of circles and lines and Distance/Midpoint formulas. HW is page 9 and 10 all and page 12 #1-8 only on the distance formula. 

Wed: Partitioning a Segment and Midpoint formula. HW Finish page 12 and do all of pages 14-15. 4 KEY DISTANCE MIDPT PART SEGMENT-243zrzqYou also have a practice quiz for your quiz tomorrow. 🙂 Remember PI day is tomorrow!  KEY PRACTICE QUIZ circles dist midpt-2co0m41

Thurs: more Partitioning a Segment in 2D. QUIZ. 5 KEY PARTITION SEGMENT-18g7goi

Fri: Area and perimeter in the coordinate plane. HW is “Area and Perimeter in the Coordinate Plane” ws (not in your packet).KEY AREA PERIMETER-1ibh0z9

Honors Algebra 2: 4B unit plan Spring 19-2bas74v

Mon: More review for our test. We played “Fill the pot of gold”. >>>4.10 Review 2 KEY-2efpb1i

Tues: Test over Unit 4A Rational Functions.  No HW. Good Luck 🙂

Wed: Radicals and Rational Exponents. HW is WS#1 NOTES: 4.1 Rewriting Rat’l Exp Radicals NOTESKEY-sgisac HW key:4.1 KEY WS#1-2ifobxxPI day is tomorrow!  PS If your test grade in student vue is “missing” and has a “0”, you need to come see me ASAP for a question about your test or to take the calculator portion on the gold paper. 

Thurs: Solving radical equations and inequalities. HW is WS#2 the first 2 pages ONLY #1-22 . 4.2 NOTES Radical Equations Ineq-2eo9d7m    4.2 KEY EQNS INEQU RADICAL-25xknx7

Fri: Graphing radical functions. HW is WS#3. 4.3 GraphingRadicalsNOTES-2nuyhyd     4.3 KEY GRAPHING RADICALS-13qb9ti

week of March 4 – 8

Honors Geometry:

Mon: HW is pages 16-18 Finding volumes of prisms and pyramids.  >>>KEY VOLUME PRISMS and PYRAMIDS-10gn0k5 

Tues: HW pages 19-23 on Composite figures and Cavalieri’s principle. >>>KEY COMPOSITES CAVALIERI-1vkm7ce

Wed: Review all circles/segments and volumes. HW review key >>>10 circles segments review-1s9d1lw

Thurs: Test over Circles/Segments and Volumes. HW was a “Completing the Square” ws to prepare for our next unit. >>>TEST DAY HW Completing the Square-2ekxzpb

Fri: Here is Unit plan for “Connecting Alg & Geometry in the Coordinate Plane”.  Unit Plan S19-waiks7  HW is page 1-4 multiples of 3 and pages 4-5 all. 

Honors Algebra 2:

Mon: Solving inequalities with rational expressions. HW is WS#6 in your packet. There are 2 of them… at least do the first one and problem 6 on the second one. You also have 2 puzzles you can finish for extra practice for the quiz tomorrow. 🙂 Be sure to practice your “Quick Check” problems you may have missed. 4.6 KEY WS#6 Inequalities-1zs1ogz

Tues: Quiz over equations and inequalities containing rational expressions.  HW is WS#7 problems 1 through 9 on parent graphs and transformations.

Wed:  HW is WS#8 Graphing rational functions (asymptotes and holes only) ATTN PERIOD 3: When you are finding the HOLE, substitute your x into your SIMPLIFIED fraction (I should have told you this in class). We will fix tomorrow. >>>4.8 KEY WS 8 graphs-2a50xnp More practice on all graphing and asymptotes tomorrow.

Thurs: HW is WS#9 Graphing rational functions. >>>4.9 KEY WS #9 GRAPH RATIONALS-1vmwjkw

Fri: Review all of Unit 4A for test on Monday. >>>4.10 reviewKEY-1cp0u9t

week of Feb 25 – March 1

Honors Geo:

Mon: Review for our midterm tomorrow. Key>>>KEY MIDTERM Review 1-r1zgoo

Tues: Midterm Exam

Wed: Calendar for next unit  Circles and Volume >>>2 Unit Plan 2 S19 part 2-sfnow3   HW is pages 3 – 8 in your HW packet.    KEY CIRCLES SEGMENTS HW-1tc13sh

Thurs: Circles and Segments with quadratics today! HW is pages 9-10 all and page 11 #2-10 even.  7 key CIRCLES SEGMENTS QUADRATICS-25g7fbf

Fri: Quiz over Circles, chords, and segments.

Honors Alg 2:

Calendar for Unit 4A Rational Expressions 1 Unit 4A Rationals Calender spring 19-1gglofd

Mon: HW is WS#1 in your packet (multiplying and dividing rational expressions).

Tues: HW is WS#2 (add/subtract rational expressions). If you are absent, watch Matt’s Math Labs videos for Alg 2, Unit 4, the add/sub rational expressions lesson. KEY>>>4.2 KEY ws#5 add sub-2ichy5w (please excuse my messy key… it need to be rewritten).

Wed: HW is WS#3 (mixed operations) Omit #4 and 6. Quiz tomorrow!  4.3 KEY WS#3 MIXED-261uina

Thurs: Quiz: mixed operations and begin equations/proportions. HW is WS#4 problems 1-8. NOTE: WS#5 is accidentally labeled WS#4 also. We are only doing problems 1-8. 🙂  4.4 KEY WS#4 RATL EQNS 1-quylqn

Fri: More equations with rational expressions. HW is WS#5 . If you want more practice, work on the puzzle in your packet. Have a great weekend! 🙂

week of Feb 11-15

Honors Geometry:

Mon: Angles in circles. HW is pages 6 & 7. Skills check for a daily grade today. Quick quiz over all circles and angles tomorrow.

Tues: Circles galore! Quick quiz tomorrow. Answers to pages 8-11 >>>3.5 KEY CIRCLES-1cbrm1c   You may omit #3 and 4 on page 10.

Wed: Arc length and area of as sector. HW is pages 12-15. >>>4.4 KEY arc length area sector-xwa4qw NOTE: answer key only has “exact” answers. Just type into calculator to get approximate answer. 

Thurs: Review game… Steal a Heart. HW is a review >>>6 KEY CIRCLES ANGLES REVIEW-1xuqg4w

Fri: Circles Test. HW due Monday at 8 am is a Delta math review for your midterm. Remember you can earn points on your midterm up to 5 points! 🙂 After you create your account, used my code 275204. 

Honors Algebra 2:

Mon: HW is WS#4 All EVENS and #27. Only use a calculator on #14-20 (omit #22)3.4 KEY WS#4 and 4B-2mrlxhh

Tues: Even and Odd functions. HW is WS#5 and parts of WS#4B (see answers from yesterday). Remember quick quiz Thurs and test Friday.  >>>3.5 KEY EVEN ODD WS#5-re6o0b

Wed: Characteristics of Functions. HW is WS#5 (2 parts; Do #3 and 4). >>>3.6 KEY POLY CHARACTERISTICS-1gqyuc3

Thurs: Quick quiz with calculator and review game “Steal a heart”.  3.8 KEY REVIEW-xujvf7  Here is the  second one on just factoring and equations. 3.8 KEY FACTOR SOLVE REVIEW-19xhcem

Fri: Test over Unit 3.

week of Feb 4-8, 2019

Honors Geometry:

Mon: Applications with trigonometry. HW is pages 32-33, 36, and 38-39 in your packet. Answers >>> 7 KEY TRIG APPLICATIONS-19e4fxh

Tues: Special Right Triangles. HW Special Right Triangles ws. 

Wed: Review all similarity and trig for tomorrow’s test. Answers to our review (HEADS UP: the answer to #10 on the answer key should be “28”. I edited the question because you need practice on the common error in #10. >>> 9 test review KEY-zpk2po

Thurs: Test: Similar Triangles and Trigonometry

Fri: Begin Circles. HW is pages 1-4 in your new Circles packet. 

Honors Algebra 2: Calendar for Unit 3 1 calender Unit 3 Spring 2019-21lfhjs

Mon:  Review game “Mail the Valentine” with review boxes. Answers >>> 2.6 KEY review boxes p1-sjw8qy 2.6 KEY Review boxes p2-1jhw7f2 2.6 KEY Review boxes p3-1dpdgji

I have a quiz opened on quizizz.com  (code number 713479). I am hoping it stays open for the next 24 hours for a bonus extra daily grade. If it doesn’t stay unlocked, I will figure out the problem and reload one for later. 🙁

Tues: Test Unit 2 Operations with Polynomials

Wed: Begin Unit 3 Polynomial Functions. HW is WS#1. Answer key >>> 3.1 FACTORING SOLVING KEY-1s3u209  Tehya and Sola: we missed you… you may want to print out this key and work problems on a different piece of paper. If you watch Matt’s Math Labs, I think it is Unit 3 lessons 2 and 3 BUT he doesn’t go into enough detail like we will in Honors.  We got our tests back today and they were AWESOME!! 🙂 Great job! If you didn’t score well, you need to look into the school extra help sessions, ask me more questions (reminder my extra help sessions are Wed and Fri and the other H Alg 2 teacher does Tues and Thurs), work harder on homework, watch videos, or get an outside tutor.  Extra copy of HW: 3.1 Factoring and solving-1zka6zo

Thurs: HW is WS#2 Fundamental Theorem of Algebra. Quiz tomorrow over the first 2 lessons of this unit.  3.2 key Fundamental Thm of Alg-21lbg46

Fri: Quiz day! HW is “Polynomial Worksheet #1” (this is in your notes packet).  Answers>>> 3.3 KEY Polynomial graphs extra practice-1h0g2qk

week of Jan 28-Feb 1

Honors Geometry:1 Unit plan-10zubp7  Triangle Similarity, Segments, Trigonometry

Mon: HW is p. 6, 7a, 7b, 8-10, and 15 in your packet. Due the day we come back. Answer to p. 15 riddle “The Babylonians”.  >>>3 similarity prop segments key-1e44ruw

Tues: SNOW DAY 🙂

Wed: Review day. Tomorrow, quiz over all similarity, scale factor and special segments so far.>>>4 key similar triangles-rihc5x The answers to the 3 triangle midsegment problems are: 12, 2, and 12.  You were to finish #1-23 on the WS with the boxes, #9-12 and #15-16 on the 2nd WS, the 3 Triangles WS, and the odds on the very back midsegment WS.  Feel free to work extra problems!   PS you need to remember that the ratio of the sides of similar triangles and equal to the ratio of the perimeters… BUT the ratio of the areas is SQUARED.

Thurs: Quiz over similarity. Begin Right Triangle Trigonometry. 

Fri: Finding missing sides and angles, as well as applications using trigonometry. HW is pages 22-26 in your packet. Answers>>> 5 KEY TRIG HW-1ic5uf9

Honors Algebra 2: 1 Unit 2 calendar Spring 2019-1x8x5i5 Polynomial Operations

Mon: Long and synthetic division. HW #3.  >>> 2.3 KEY WS#3 DIVISION-vi9nrn  If you were absent or confused, watch Matt’s Math Labs videos, Unit 2 Lessons 1-3. That is what our next quiz is over.  We will take the quiz the day we come back. Please take the practice quiz on Quizzizz… see below! Daily grade. Here are today’s notes (we didn’t do every example): 2.3 notes division-2f0f84i

Tues: Snow Day! 🙂  Here is a practice for you on Quizizz:>>>  https://join.quizizz.com/  Code number 276220. This will count as an extra credit daily homework grade.

Wed: Quiz day. No HW 🙂

Thurs: Compositions of Functions. HW is WS#4. 2.4 KEY Compositions HW-r63nqw

Fri: Finding and verifying inverses. HW is WS#5. 2.5 KEY INVERSES-xz8c3r