October 15-16, 2018

Reminder: This is parent conference week, so students are on early release schedule and dismissed at 1:30 pm each day.

Today in class students were given time to finish the quiz from Friday if needed.

Next we began the new part of Unit 2: Exponents.  We discussed how to write and evaluate expressions with exponents.

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Homework: complete the evens on pg 3 of the new Unit 2 Part C Packet 

Weekly Skills 10 due Friday! 

October 11, 2018

Today 8th grade students took the PSAT 8/9.  It was also an early release day.

Regular schedule and classes will resume tomorrow.

Remember: Quiz tomorrow over Rational and Irrational Numbers and Weekly Skills 9 is due! 

September 13, 2018

We began class by checking the word problem homework on pg 14.

Next we took notes on solving multi step equations and the 3 possible types of solutions to equations.

Types of Solutions

1 Solution: x=2

No Solution:  4=7 (not true)

Infinite Solutions: 3=3 (identical on both sides)

Homework: Finish page 23 of the Unit 2 part 1 packet an work on Weekly Skills 6 (due Friday)

Quiz Monday, Test Thursday!

August 31, 2018

Today students turned in Weekly Skills 4.

We reviewed a little bit and then took the quiz on Congruence and Similarity.

Homework: Continue working on the Chapter 2 Study Guide and begin Weekly Skills 5 (due next Friday)

August 16, 2018

Tonight is Parent Open House 7 pm

Today we checked the homework and student progress on Weekly Skills 2 (due tomorrow- don’t get Zapped!)

Next we reviewed the 3 types of Transformations: Translations, Rotations and Reflections before taking the Quiz.

Homework: Finish up Weekly Skills 2 and begin the Study Guide pages of the Unit packet (page 31)

Chapter 1 Test Next Tuesday 8/21/18 over Angles, Triangles and Transformations

August 1, 2018

Welcome to Rainy Wednesday!

Despite the rain, we had a successful first day of school going over the classroom expectations and procedures.

Homework: Get parent signature on the green syllabus to return tomorrow and join Mrs. Walsh’s Math 8 Remind group by texting “@mrswalshsd” to 81010.

Welcome to 8th Grade!

Excited! Busy! Optimistic!  

These are 3 words I would use to describe my feelings about the new school year teaching Math 8 and 7th grade Reading Success Block!

I look forward to meeting you at the 8th Meet and Greet Tuesday July 31st from 2:00-3:00 pm.

Come get your schedule,  find your homeroom, and meet your teachers.

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See you Wednesday August 1st for the First day of School.  Just bring a pencil and a smile.  :0)  

 

May 21-23, 2018

It’s the end of the year!  It’s been full of hard work and tons of calculations!

I’ve enjoyed teaching each of you this year and wish you all the success in the world as you head to high school.

Should you want any math practice over the summer, Mobymax.com accounts are still active.

Enjoy the summer!