Week 22 January 22-26

Updated Important Dates: 

Area and Perimeter QUIZ January 24th 

Area and Perimeter TEST January 31st 

Monday 1/22 Classwork: Welcome Back to your first full week back since beginning of December.  We continued talking about perimeter and area of parallelograms and triangles.  Remember two triangles make up a parallelogram that is why you need to divide by 2 to find area of triangles.

Area and Perimeter of Triangle NOTES              Area and Perimeter of Parallelogram NOTES

Homework:  Find AREA ONLY (NO PERIMETER)  area of parallelogram and triangle review

Week 21 January 15-19

UPDATED Important Dates:

Area and Perimeter Quiz Wednesday 1/24

Area and Perimeter TEST Wednesday 1/31

Wednesday 1/17 and Thursday 1/18 and Friday 1/19 Snow Day Review……

1) Practice with area of squares and rectangles:  Go to https://join.quizizz.com and put in code 988026. Use first name, only last name initial as your name.

2) Watch the videos on how to find area of parallelograms and triangles:

Area of Parallelogram: http://virtualnerd.com/pre-algebra/perimeter-area-volume/perimeter-and-area/area-formulas-examples/parallelogram-area-example

Area of a Triangle: http://virtualnerd.com/pre-algebra/perimeter-area-volume/perimeter-and-area/area-formulas-examples/triangle-area-example

Area Formulas recap from video-

parallegram: base x height

triangle: base x height divided by 2

3) Practice with area of parallelograms and triangles. Go to: https://join.quizizz.com and put in code: 229860 Use first name, only last name initial.  ******I added some questions on trapezoids and area of composite figures. We will learn this later this week! Try your best on these!!!! (You can use the internet to help you)

4) Study the quadrilateral vocabulary on page 8 in notebook. Quadrilateral Hierachy Vocabulary

Tuesday 1/16 Classwork: Students set up their notebook for the new semester.  Today’s Topic Discussed: Area and Perimeter of squares and rectangles.  Area and Perimeter of Square and Rectangle Notes


area and perimeter of Rectangles Homework            Area and Perimeter of Squares Homework


Week 20 January 8-12

Reminder: One-subject notebook due this THURSDAY! 

Friday 1/12 Classwork: Water Usage PBL (Problem Based Learning)…….21st Century Skills used: Global Awareness, Critical Thinking, and Problem Solving. 

Thursday 1/11 Classwork: Math Inventory Test….. We are looking for improvement from the first one taken in August 🙂

Wednesday 1/10 Classwork: Review of Direct Variation.  Today’s Topic Discussed: It’s all about that k……how to find the k in the equation y=kx.  Function Review Day 4 Notes

Homework: Functions and Direct Proportion Review (if not finished in class) Functions and Direct Proportions REVIEW WORKSHEET

Tuesday 1/9 Classwork: CAPS #13.  Review of writing function rules.  Today’s Topic Discussed: Direct Variation.  Direct Variation Day 3 Notes


Monday 1/8: NO SCHOOL

Week 19 January 1-5

Happy New Year!

Welcome to 3rd quarter of 6th grade!

Please bring a one-subject notebook to class by Thursday 1/11.

Friday 1/5/18 Classwork: Review of what a function is and how to graph a function.  Today’s Topic Discussed: Writing Function Rules. Writing Function Rules Day 2 Notes


Writing a function rule worksheet (Complete Problems 1-8 ONLY)  Writing Function Rules worksheet

PBL Data Collection (DUE MONDAY) Every Drop Counts PBL Data Collection

Thursday 1/4/18 Classwork: Students cleaned out their math part to the accordion folder. They should only have test/quizzes left from Fall semester in their folder.   New Year……New Start!   We then discussed the Every drop counts PBL assignment we will be working on next week.  Students have data collection they need to have by next Monday (see homework).  We then started the function 4 -Day lesson packet.  Today’s Topic Discussed: What is a function and how do you graph a function. Functions Day 1 Notes


-Functions Worksheet (DUE TOMORROW) Functions Day 1 Worksheet

-Every Drop Counts PBL Data Collection (DUE MONDAY) Every Drop Counts PBL Data Collection

100% Club for Quarter 2

The following students have made one or more 100’s on their CAPS, Unit quiz, and/or Unit Test for QUARTER 2!

1st Period: Demmy, Katie, Shannon, Sean, Natalie, Morgan, Addy, Rachel, Elizabeth, Reed, Adam, and Kyle. Congratulations to the top student in the class, Elizabeth, who had 6 100’s. 

2nd Period: Peter, Ben, Erica, Anna M., Giovanni, Ann Macon, Amanda, Javy, Andie, Sophia, Jerry, Anna H., and Helena.  Congratulations to the top student in the class, Ben, who had 7 100’s.

3rd Period: Connor, Megan, Sofia, Miles, Arantxa, Riley, Evan, Tori, Carlisle, Ciara, Isabella, and Izzy.  Congratulations to the top student in the class, Prasoon, who had 7 100’s. 

4th Period: Jordan G., Ava, Lily A., Tyler, Lily M., Matt, Violet, Julia, Heather, Maddie, Abigail G., and Allie.  Congratulations to the top student in the class, Lily A., with 6 100’s.

Week 18 December 11-20

Friendly Reminder: ALL students will need to get a one-subject notebook for spring semester.  

Monday 12/18: Math Unit 4 Test

Tuesday 12/19:  Early Release Day (won’t see all classes).  READING FINAL

Wednesday 12/20: Early Release Day (won’t see all classes).  6th grade winter party

No written homework over the break.  Happy Holidays and safe travels if you are heading anywhere over the break.  See you in 2018!  

Equations and Inequalities TEST: Monday 12/18 

Friday 12/15 Classwork:  CAPS Check #2 for data collection (no grade).  Went over study guide as a class and answered any questions students had.  Went over classwork assignment from yesterday’s class.  Students finished the class with a gallery walk review of equations and inequalities.


Ways to study for Unit 4 Test Monday 12/18

  1. Attend Help Session Monday 12/18 at 8:15
  2. Review notebook Pages 75-91
  3. Review Blog Weeks 15-18
  4. Review study guide Unit 4 Test study guide ANSWER KEY

Thursday 12/14 Classwork: Review day of solving inequalities and word problems.  Students completed a classwork graded assignment on Inequalities

Homework: Unit 4 Study Guide DUE TOMORROW! (Last homework grade for Quarter 2)  Unit 4 Test Study Guide 2017

Wednesday 12/13 Classwork: Review of solving inequalities (check homework from last night).  Today’s topic discussed: Inequality Word Problems. Inequality Word Problem Notes

Homework: Study Guide due on Friday (last homework grade for Quarter 2)

Unit 4 Test Study Guide 2017

Tuesday 12/12 Classwork: Review of Inequalities (If still having trouble with this topic…..please refer back to the video posted on Thursday 12/7) Today’s Topic Discussed: Solving Inequalities.  Solving Inequalities PPT

Homework:  One-Step Inequalities Review Worksheet

Monday 12/11:  NO SCHOOL

Week 17 December 4-8

Upcoming Important Dates: 

Equations Quiz: Thursday 12/7 

Equations and Inequalities Test: Monday 12/18

Friday 12/8 Classwork/Homework: Early Release Day.  Students have a math test in one week.  Students will need to watch the video that is posted onThursday 12/7 homework section.  They are to complete the inequalities introduction worksheet to go over on Monday in class.  Inequalities Introduction Homework

Thursday 12/7 Classwork: 5 minute study session on Equations.  The students had the rest of class to work on the equation quiz.

Homework: Inequalities Introduction will be tomorrow in class.  Take a look at the following video.  Write 5 facts down on a piece of paper you learned during the video and bring to class tomorrow for a special treat!

Wednesday 12/6 Classwork: Students took completed an i-respond assessment on equation word problems.  They had time to start on quiz review.  Quiz review is due tomorrow and we will go over it before we take the equations quiz.

Homework: Equations Quiz Review 2017

Tuesday 12/5 Classwork: Thank you all for making me feel so special on my Birthday!!!  Today students worked on an equations graded classwork assignment.

Homework: NONE

Can you solve this puzzle?  Bring in a piece of paper with your WORK and ANSWER to get a piece of candy.  

Monday 12/4 Classwork: CAPS #12.  Today’s topic discussed: One-step equation word problems. Equation Word Problem NOTES

Homework: Complete equation word problem worksheet if not finished in class. Equation Word Problem Practice

Week 16 November 27-December 1

Upcoming Important Dates: 

Equations Quiz: Thursday 12/7 

Equations and Inequalities Test: Monday 12/18

Friday 12/1 Classwork: Reviewing mutliplying equations.  Today’s Topic Discussed: How to divide equations. Dividing Equation Notes

Homework: Equations Mixed Review #3

Thursday 11/30 Classwork: Review adding and subtracting equations.  Today’s Topic Discussed: How to multiply equations.  Multiplying equation notes

Homework: Equations Mixed Review #2

Wednesday 11/29 Classwork: We started working on Unit 4 Equations.  Today’s Topic Discussed: How to add and subtract equations.  adding and subtracting equations PPT

Homework: Equations Mixed Review #1

Tuesday 11/28 Classwork: Unit 3 Expressions Test

Homework: NONE……..Unit 4 Equations start tomorrow!!!!

Monday 11/27 Classwork: Review Day: Unit 3 Expressions.  Students worked on their study guide and we went over answers as a class.

Unit 3 STUDY GUIDE 2017                          Unit 3 Study guide ANSWERS

Homework:  Unit 3 Expression Test TOMORROW! 

Ways to study: 

  1. Review blog posts weeks 12-15
  2. Review study guide (answers posted above) 
  3. Attend Help Session tomorrow at 8:15 
  4. Practice on the review websites posted in Week 15

Week 15 November 13-17

Upcoming important dates: 

11/20-11/24: Thanksgiving Break             11/28: Help Session for Expressions Test at 8:15AM 


Unit 3 Review Websites to work on over the break……………….

Evaluating Expressions Review:               https://www.superteachertools.us/jeopardyx/jeopardy-review-game.php?gamefile=357262#.WgyuhYjys2w

Order of Operations Review:   http://www.math-play.com/Order-of-Operations-Millionaire/order-of-operations-millionaire.html

Combining Like Terms Review:  http://www.mathwarehouse.com/games/our-games/like-terms-games/matching-action/

Exponents Review: https://mathgames4children.com/fun-board-games/6th-grade/pirate/exponents-pirate-waters-grade-6-game.html

Friday 11/17 Classwork: Review Day of Combining Like Terms.

Homework: No written homework, BUT rememember the Unit 3 Test is on Tuesday 11/28.  I encourage you to take some time to go onto the review websites above to keep Expressions on your mind.  NO HELP SESSION MONDAY 11/27…….I WILL HAVE ONE ON TUESDAY 11/28 AT 8:15

*****I hope you all have a wonderful Thanksgiving Break with family.  See you in a week!  

Thursday 11/16 Classwork: Review of Distributive Property.  Today’s Topic Discussed: How to combine like terms. Combining like terms PPT

Homework: Combine Like Terms Homework

Wednesday 11/15 Classwork:  CAPS #11.  Today’s Topic Discussed: Expression Problems using the Distributive Property.  Distributive Property Notes PDF

Homework: Distributive practice puzzle



Monday 11/13 Classwork: Expressions Quiz

Homework: Field Trip TOMORROW to Mercedes-Benz Stadium!

-Buses roll out at 9:15….Please be here before then.

-Don’t forget to wear black/red!  

-Bring your lunch in a disposable bag with name on it.

-No devices will be allowed on bus. (They will stay in lockers at school)  

Week 14 November 6-10

Upcoming Important Dates for Unit 3: Expressions

Expressions Quiz 11/13                                    

 Expressions Test 11/28

Friday 11/10 Classwork: Mrs. Bonsecour out today.  Students worked on a formative graded assignment with expressions, exponents, and translating expressions.  Expressions Quiz is on Monday and help session is at 8:15.

HomeworkExpressions Quiz Review 2017

Thusday 11/9 Classwork: Today’s Topic Discussed: Translating and Writing Algebraic/Numerical Expressions.  Translating Expressions PPT

HomeworkTranslating and Writing Expressions Homework

Wednesday 11/8 Classwork: Expressions Classwork Formative taken for an accuracy grade

Homework: Bonus Problem (optional).  Students must show ALL their work for each step in order to get credit.

Tuesday 11/7: NO SCHOOL

Monday 11/6 Classwork: CAPS #10.  Students got back their Unit 2B Percent Test and we went over as a class.  Finished class with a QR code gallery walk to review Expressions, Order of Operations, and Exponents.

Homework: Order of Operation Project DUE WEDNESDAY PEMDAS Project

Week 13 October 30-November 3

Upcoming Important Dates for Unit 3: Expressions

Expressions Quiz 11/13                                    

 Expressions Test 11/28 

Friday 11/3 Classwork: Review day of evaluating expressions with fractions and decimals.  Went over instructions for the PEMDAS project that is due on Wednesday 11/8.

Homework: PEMDAS project DUE Wednesday 11/8 PEMDAS Project

Thursday 11/2 Classwork:  Review of Order of Operations.  Today’s Topic Discussed: Evaluating algebraic expressions.  Evaluating Expressions Notes

Homework: Complete the (individual) side of the worksheet  Evaluating Expressions Homework

Wednesday 11/1 Classwork: Review of exponents.  Today’s Topic Discussed: Order of Operations.  Order of Operations Notes ppt

Homework: Order of Operations Worksheet

Tuesday 10/31 Classwork: We started Unit 3: Expressions today in class.  Students received their new standards and placed them in their notebook.  Today’s Topic Discussed: 3 forms of exponents (standard, exponential, expanded).  Exponent Notes PPT

Homework: Have a safe and fun time trick-a-treating!

Monday 10/30 Classwork: Unit 2B Percent Test

Homework: NONE (We will start Unit 3: Expressions TOMORROW)

Week 12 October 23-27

Unit 2B Percent Test Monday 10/30 

Friday 10/27 Classwork: Went over questions from Unit 2B Percent test study guide.  We then played a review game to prepare us for the Unit test on Monday

Homework: Percent Unit Test Monday

Ways to study: 

  1. Review Blog weeks 10-12
  2. Review notebook pages 50-57 
  3. Attend help session Monday morning at 8:15 
  4. Review study guide 

Thursday 10/26 Classwork: Students got back their sales tax, tip, and discount classwork grade AND their i-respond formative on percents they took last week.  Students then worked on a FACEing Math Activity that reviewed fractions, decimals, and percents.  (Lots of review in class today for the upcoming Math test on Monday 10/30) 

Homework: Percent Study Guide DUE TOMORROW! Percent Test Study Guide 2017

Wednesday 10/25 Classwork: Students reviewed setting up a percent proportion and solving.  Practice in the peach book was given to review this concept as well.  Students then had fun working on a pumpkin percent worksheet.

Homework: Unit 2B Percent Study Guide DUE FRIDAY! Percent Test Study Guide 2017

Tuesday 10/24 Classwork: Students got back their FDP classwork AND their Unit 2B Percent Quiz.  We went over the most commonly missed questions.  Today’s Topic Discussed: Setting up and solving percent proportions.  Percent Proportion Notes

Homework: Complete the questions on the back of the notes worksheet. Percent Proportion Notes and HW

Monday 10/23 Classwork: CAPS #9. Students then completed a tax, tip, discount classwork graded assignment.

Homework: NONE (Study guide for the upcoming unit test will be given Wednesday and Due Friday)

Week 11 October 16-20

Conference Week: Early Release at 1:30 

Friday 10/20 Classwork: Students took a percent formative on the i-respond.  

Homework: NONE (Don’t get use to this no homework all week, we are back to regular schedule next week and the Unit test is coming up on Monday 10/30…..study guide coming soon) 

Thursday 10/19 Classwork: Today’s Topic Discussed: How to find tax, tip, and discount using percent of a number. Tax, Tip, and Discount Notes

Homework: NONE

Wednesday 10/18 Classwork: Percent Quiz

Homework: NONE

Tuesday 10/17 Classwork: Students worked on the percent quiz review in class.  We then went over together as a class. Percent Quiz Review

Homework:  Percent Quiz Tomorrow

Monday 10/16 Classwork: Gallery walk around the room.  Students answered questions to review % of a number.


Week 10 October 9-13


Early Release Day Thursday October 12th 

Conference Week….Early Dismissal October 16-20

Homeroom: Field Trip Permission form and money due on Friday October 13th. 

Friday 10/13 Classwork: Today’s Topic Discussed: How to find % of a number. Percent of a Number Notes

Homework: Homework Practice: Percent of a number

Thursday 10/12 Classwork:  Short classes.  Students worked in groups on a Fraction, Decimal, Percent graded classwork assessment.  \

Homework: No Homework

Wednesday 10/11 Classwork: Review of changing fractions to decimals to percents.  Students looked at common mistakes made on past quizzes and tests and made the corrections.  We also worked on a Skittle lab that helped review FDP.

Homework: Complete the Activity Reflection Questions and Challenge question.  Skittle FDP Lab

Tuesday 10/10 Classwork: 100% Club prizes were given out for Quarter 1.  Today’s Topic Discussed: How to change percent to fractions and decimals.  PDF Triangle NOTES

Homework: FDP conversion table HW

Monday 10/9 Classwork: CAPS #8 (1st grade for Quarter 2).  Students worked on an inquiry lab with fractions, decimals, and percents.  We will go over this topic in depth tomorrow during class.

Homework: No homework

100% Club-Quarter 1

Congratulations are in order for the following students!!!  These students have made one or more 100’s on their CAPS, Unit Tests, and/or Quizzes for Quarter 1.  

1st Period: Rachel, Addy, Elizabeth, Kyle, Katie, Natalie, Reed, Carter, Sean, Shannon, Emily Jane, Logan, Adam, and Morgan.  Congratulations to the top student in the class, Elizabeth, who had 6 100’s.  

2nd Period: Anna M., Jerry, Helena, Ben, Anna H., Giovanni, Ty, Amanda, Andie, Tommye, Kartikeya, Ansley, Javy, Gabriel, Erica.  Congratulations to the top 4 students in the class, Anna M., Jerry, Anna H. and Ben, who all  had 6 100’s.  

3rd Period: Connor, Evan, Prasoon, Morgan, Tori, Riley, Allison, Arantxa, Carlisle, Sofia, Ciara, Jeremy, Izzy, Miles, and Isabella.  Congratulations to the top student in the class, Prasoon, who had 7 100’s.  

4th Period: Abigail G., Tyler, Matthew, Abby S., Ava, Lily M., Sophia, Heather, Jorden, Violet, Julia, Jordan, Amara, and Lily A.  Congratulations to the top student in the class, Lily A., who had 6 100’s.  

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