November 16, 2017

Students were given progress reports today if they had a D or F.  Please have them signed by a parent and returned to school tomorrow.

Chapter 4 Equations Test Corrections and Quizizz is due tomorrow along with Weekly Skills 15 also.

Warm up: Fluency Drill on Moby Max

Lesson: Finding the distance using Pythagorean Theorem

  1. Plot points
  2. Connect the points (this will be side c)
  3. Draw in 2 more sides to form a right triangle
  4. Determine the length of the legs of the triangle ( these will be sides a and b)
  5. Use the Pythagorean Theorem to solve for the missing side length (side c)

Homework: MobyMax.com lessons on Pythagorean Theorem or textbook problems from page 365

October 27, 2017

Next Wednesday is Halloween Costume day- bring $1 donation for Relay for Life if you want to dress up that day

The PSAT 8/9 will be given Nov 2nd- have a calculator and number 2 pencils with you that day.

Warm-up: turn in Weekly Skills 12, MobyMax fluency drill

Lesson: Equations with 3 types of solutions.  Students completed practice problems and self-checked with versatiles.

1 Solution- x = 3  (only one correct answer)

No Solution-  4 = 7  (variables cancel out, does not make a true statement)

Infinite Solutions- 3 = 3  (variables cancel out, makes a true statement)

Homework: Complete MobyMax Test recovery for Chapter 3

October 19, 2017

Thanks for a great week of conferences! 

Last Spirit Day for Red Ribbon Week is tomorrow: Wear NEON

Warm up: Fluency drill and progress check on weekly skills 11 (due tomorrow)

Lesson: Comparing and Sorting rational and irrational numbers

Homework: Moby Max lessons OR Vocabulary Matching worksheet

Next Test: Tuesday October 24th over Real Numbers, Roots, and Exponents

October 17, 2017

**Parent Conferences this week- early dismissal each day at 1:30 pm

Red Ribbon Week- show your commitment to be drug free by participating in the dress up days

T- Hat Day   W- Crazy Socks/Hair Day   Th- Tye-Dye Day   F- Neon Day

Warm up: Progress check on weekly skills #11, fluency drill

Lesson: Using the calculator to compare the value of fractions, decimals,  square and cube roots.

Homework: Moby Max Lessons on Roots OR Worksheets

CHAPTER 3 TEST NEXT TUESDAY OCT 24th! 

October 16, 2017

**Parent Conferences this week- early dismissal each day at 1:30 pm

Red Ribbon Week- show your commitment to be drug free by participating in the dress up days

M- Team Jersey Day    T- Hat Day   W- Crazy Socks/Hair Day   Th- Tye-Dye Day   F- Neon Day

Warm up: Progress check on weekly skills #11, fluency drill

Lesson: Learning how to calculate square and cube roots on the calculator

Homework: Moby Max Lessons on Roots OR Pg 245 (1-13 odd, 19)

CHAPTER 3 TEST NEXT TUESDAY OCT 24th! 

October 13, 2017

Remember students will be released early next week for Parent Conferences.

Warm up: Progress on check Weekly Skills 10 and fluency drill

Lesson: Skills check on Scientific Notation today.  Next we are learning about numbers that are perfect squares and perfect cubes, along with how to compute them on the calculator.

  

Homework: Moby Max Lessons on Square and Cube Roots, OR pg 235 (1-23 odd, 42)

October 12, 2017

Today was early release day.

Warm Up: Fluency drill and progress check on Weekly Skills 10

Lesson: Scientific notation review and Skills Check

Homework: Make corrections to Weekly Skills 10- due tomorrow

October 6, 2017

Happy Fun Friday! PBIS points will be cleared out today. 

Monday starts Quarter 2:

-Each student will start out with their allotted points for the quarter.  The goal is to keep them and not lose any in order to earn the next Fun Friday. 

-Students will receive their new connections class schedule on Monday.

Warm up: turn in Weekly Skills 9, fluency drill on Mobymax

Lesson: Exponent Rules and Rational/Irrational Number review, then take the Quiz

Homework: Begin Weekly Skills 10

September 15, 2017

Today is Test Day!

Warm up: Fluency Drill, turn in Weekly Skills #7

Lesson: Review Congruence and Similarity Properties before taking the Chapter 2 test

Homework: Make corrections to Weekly Skills #7 if score was below 80%