August 31, 2017

Due to concerns about the weather, the Color Battle has been postponed.  Tonight is the last night to get donations.

Warm Up: fluency drill and Weekly Skills Check

Lesson: Congruence- how to mark corresponding sides and angles as well as write congruence statements.  See the example below:

Homework: Finish 1-8 on the Kuta Congruence Worksheet.  Finish Weekly Skills 5- due tomorrow! 

August 30, 2017

Early Release Day today- dismissal at 1:30 pm

2 Days left to raise funds for the Color Battle on Friday!  (How many color packets will you have by then?

Warm up: Fluency Drill on MobyMax.com, progress check on Weekly Skills 5

Lesson: Students who missed the test yesterday took the Chapter 1 test, the other students worked on individualized MobyMax lessons and/or the Transformations Scavenger Hunt

Homework: Finish Weekly Skills 5 in time for Friday

August 29, 2017

Reminder: We have early release schedule tomorrow.  Students will be dismissed at 1:30 pm.

Don’t forget the Color Battle is this Friday!  Last chance to get  donations is today and tomorrow!

Warm up: Fluency Drill

Lesson: Students took the Chapter 1 Test on Transformations, Angles, and Triangles

Homework: Students should work on Weekly Skills 5- due Friday! 

August 28, 2017

Tomorrow: School Picture Day, Chapter 1 test

Wednesday: Early release day

Friday: Color Battle- donations get you color packets, keep up the good work! 

Warm up: Fluency drill, begin weekly skills #5

Lesson: We reviewed the answers to the study guide questions from Chapter 1, then completed a scavenger hunt with practice questions to prepare for tomorrow’s test

Click here for Chapter 1 Study Guide and Practice Test (answer key is last page)

Homework: Review your notes and study guide in preparation for tomorrow’s test

Weekly Skills 5 due Friday

August 25, 2017

Color Battle takes place Friday, Sept 1st- how many color packets can you earn?

School Picture Day Tuesday, August 29th

Warm Up:  fact fluency drill, turn in  Weekly Skills #4

Lesson: Test Prep day!  Students worked together on their study guides independently, compared answers with a partner, and analyzed errors in conferences with the teacher.

Homework: Finish the study guide, complete practice lessons on MobyMax.com for bonus

Test is Tuesday August 29th over Angles, Triangles, Transformations

August 24, 2017

Continue raising funds for the Color Battle September 1st!  Play Halftime Trivia at lunch with the remind app.

School  Picture Day August 29th

Warm up: Fact fluency drill on MobyMax, progress check on Weekly Skills #4 (due tomorrow)

Lesson: Today we are reviewing for the Chapter 1 test by completing a skills check for dilations, working on the study guide, and completing touchstone questions

Homework: Continue to work on study guide and finish weekly skills 4

Chapter 1 Test next Tuesday, August 29th!

August 23, 2017

The Color Battle Fundraiser continues- each student must get a donation of $30 to participate in the fun and games on September 1st.

School Picture Day is Tuesday August 29th.

Warm up: Fluency drill on MobyMax and Weekly Skills 4 check

Lesson: We reviewed Dilations, checked the homework and did practice problems

Homework: Chapter 1 Study Guide (5,7,11,13,14,19,25) Dilations problems

***Chapter 1 Test with be next Tuesday August 29th***

August 22, 2017

Don’t forget to share your color battle info with friends and family for our school fundraiser, going on now through Sept 1st! 

Warm Up: fluency drill on MobyMax, update agenda, check progress on Weekly Skills 4

Lesson: Notes on Dilations, example problems

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Homework: Dilations Worksheet (1-3), Weekly Skills 4 Tuesday problems

August 18, 2017

Warm Up: Fluency Drill on Mobymax.com

Weekly Skills #3 was collected.

Lesson: Students will complete Isometries/Transformations quiz.  If they finish early, they started on the Unit 1 Chapter 1 Touchstone questions.

Homework: Begin Weekly Skills # 4

August 17, 2017

Remember to bring back your signed permission form to view the Eclipse by Friday.  Turn it into your 5th block teacher!

Warm up: Fluency Drill on Mobymax.com

Lesson: Students complete a math placement test on the MobyMax Website and then worked on Transformation review lessons to prepare for tomorrow’s quiz.

Homework: Finish Weekly Skills 3 and study for Isometries/Transformations Quiz