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!  

May 15-16, 2018

This is the last full week of school.  Students should be sure all assignments are completed and handed in.

Lesson: Students will be taking the Math Inventory Assessment on the computer for the last time over the next 2 days.   Once students finish they will begin work on a Wheel of Theodorus Art project involving right triangles.

Homework: Continue to work on Weekly Skills 35- due Friday.

 

May 14, 2018

This is the last full week of school.  Make sure you have all assignments completed and turned in.

Warm up: Begin Weekly Skills 35

Lesson: Since most of the class did not finish their Slope Formula Coloring project, they were given class time to finish.  This will now be counted as a test grade.

Homework: Continue to work on Weekly Skills 35- due Friday.

May 10-11, 2018

This week is the last Fun Friday- come dressed as a Disney Tourist and donate $1 to Relay for Life

Warm Up: Work on  Weekly Skills 34- due tomorrow (Friday 5/11)

Lesson: Finish Slope Formula Assignment started in class yesterday.

Homework: Continue working on  Weekly Skills 34 (due tomorrow)

Deadline for Unit 7 Test Recovery on Deltamath.com has been extended to Friday 5/11/18.

May 9, 2018

This week is the last Fun Friday- come dressed as a Disney Tourist and donate $1 to Relay for Life

Warm Up: Work on  Weekly Skills 34- due Friday

Lesson: Continue working on  Slope Assignments- finding slope using the formula  and graphing equations using slope intercept form

Homework: Continue working on Weekly Skills 34 (due Friday)

Deadline for Unit 7 Test Recovery on Deltamath.com has been extended to Friday 5/11/18.

May 8, 2018

This week is the last Fun Friday- come dressed as a Disney Tourist and donate $1 to Relay for Life

Students who are going on the Disney Trip need to ask for their work before they leave and turn it in the Monday after they return.

Warm Up: Work on  Weekly Skills 34- due Friday

Lesson: Finish  PEMDAS color by number assignment and begin Slope Assignments

Homework: Continue working on  Weekly Skills 34 (due Friday)

Deadline for Unit 7 Test Recovery on Deltamath.com has been extended to Friday 5/11/18.

May 7, 2018

This week is the last Fun Friday- come dressed as a Disney Tourist and donate $1 to Relay for Life

Students who are going on the Disney Trip need to ask for their work before they leave and turn it in the Monday after they return.

Warm Up: Turn in Weekly Skills 33 not turned in on Friday

Lesson: Finish Pythagorean Quilt (quiz grade) and continue working on PEMDAS color by number assignment

Homework: Begin Weekly Skills 34 (due Friday)

April 18, 2018

We are so happy to have Milestones behind us, but there are still 5 weeks left of school. 8th Grade math continues to work until the last day on content related learning activities. We will be completing unit 8, work to strengthen and extend current concepts, and previewing Algebra 1 content. Students are bringing home their textbook as we have utilized the material desired from it. We will be using activities, tasks, and other resources to complete the year.

Warm Up: fluency drill on Mobymax.com

Lesson: Continue Partner Activity with “I Can” questions for Unit 7- Systems of Equations

Homework: None, but mark your calendars for the Unit 7 Test next Friday, April 27th! 

 

March 19, 2018

QUIZ THIS FRIDAY over Substitution and Elimination! 

Warm up: Work on USA TestPrep assignment (Due April 10), progress check on weekly skills 28

Lesson: Today we reviewed solving systems with Substitution (ISS) and Graphing (skills check grade). Then we began learning how to solve systems of equations using Elimination (SMASH).

Homework: Weekly Skills 28 Monday problems, finish SMASH Riddle worksheet 1-8 “What do you call it when someone pays back a loan quickly?”