8-30-18

Hello Kiddos, Today in class we continued to practice with division of fractions.  Homework tonight is p. 161, #12-22. *Block 5 – your homework is different because we ran out of time today.  Please finish the assignment you were given in class as your homework, but don’t forget it tomorrow since it will be graded … [Read more…]

8-29-18

Hello Kiddos, Today in class we practiced dividing fractions.  Tonight’s homework is p. 151, #1-10.  Here are the answers. 1/4 9/8 of 1 1/8 1/12 7/24 1/24 2/5 Answers will vary.  NO NEED TO MODEL.  Just do the math. 🙂 15 2 3/20 See you tomorrow.

8-28-18

Hello Kiddos, Today in class we took MSG notes on dividing fractions using standard algorithm (K-C-F).  Homework tonight is p. 139, #1-12.  Here are the answers to the first 9 so you can check to see if you are on the right track. 5/3 4 1 4 20/3 or 6 and 2/3 28 10 16/5 … [Read more…]

8-27-18

Hello Kiddos, Today in class we used models to show the division of fractions. There is no assigned homework tonight, but you will have homework tomorrow so budget your time accordingly. Today was an exciting day because we kicked off our COLOR  BATTLE!  Your 3rd block is your team, and of course all teams want to … [Read more…]

8-22-18

Hello Kiddos, Today in class we learned a couple of methods for finding the GCF and LCM of sets of whole numbers.  This is where those divisibility tricks you took notes on yesterday came in handy.  Here is a picture of the solutions for the first 10 homework problems: If you feel like you want … [Read more…]

8-20-18

Hello Kiddos, Today in class we placed divisibility rules and information about prime numbers in our MSGs.  Tonight blocks 1, 2, 3, and 5 have homework.  Since there was a fire drill in 4th block we did not make it through enough instruction for me to assign you the same homework. 4th block – you … [Read more…]

8-16-18

Hello Mathies, Today in class we continued to practice dividing multi-digit decimal numbers.  There is an open note quiz tomorrow, so don’t forget your MSGs. 🙂 Tonight’s homework is p. 75, #16 – 21.  Here are the answers. 16)  2.3 17)  0.0492  (rounded to the nearest hundredth 0.05) 18)  0.4 19) 420 20)  0.605 (rounded … [Read more…]

8-15-18

Hello Mathies, Today in class we continued practicing with division of multi-digit decimal numbers. We will practice more tomorrow, but I want to remind you that there is an OPEN NOTE quiz on Friday. Here are the answers to tonight’s homework.  I double checked my work, so I am *hoping* there are no mistakes. 🙂 … [Read more…]

8-14-18

Hello Kiddos, I want to remind all of you of the wild cat way expectations: Be Prepared.  That means you are coming to class with your materials. Be Punctual. That means you are coming to class on time. Be Cooperative. That means you are making yourself easy to teach and to work with. Be Respectful. … [Read more…]

8-13-18

Hello Kiddos, Today in class we finished quizzes that needed to be finished from Friday, got back a graded assignment, and took notes on long division with decimal remainders. Homework tonight, for all classes, is p. 49, #1, 2, 3, 6, 7, 9, 10.  All of the numbers in those problems “play nicely” together and … [Read more…]