December 18, 2018

Today students took the Volume Test.  If students were unable to finish, they will be given additional time to finish tomorrow in class.

Homework: Complete any missing assignments from Quarter 2.

December 17, 2018

Tomorrow is the Volume Test, so today in class we did some extra practice problems on white boards to prepare.

Here are the answers to the Volume Study Guide from the Packet (pg 37-39)

8) b             9) b                 10) c              11) b                  12) c                13) a                 14) d

Homework: Study!  Go through and complete any unfinished Volume problems you can for extra practice (No weekly skills or math minutes this week! )

December 14, 2018

Today students finished their Volume Quiz and then had the chance to complete bonus practice problems to earn candy with the remaining class time.

No weekly skills will be assigned for next week (Merry Christmas!) 

Homework: None

Volume Test will be next Tuesday! 

December 13, 2014

Today students took the Volume Quiz.

Homework: Finish Weekly Skills 18/Math Minutes (due tomorrow) and work on the Volume Study Guide questions on page 37 and 39 of the Unit 3 Packet (We will go over those on Monday)

Volume Test Tuesday

December 12, 2018

Today students completed practice problems for tomorrow’s Volume Quiz.  We practiced identifying which formula to use and how to show the steps needed to reach the solution if we had to solve for the radius of height when given the volume.

Homework: complete pg 37 and 39 (Volume Study Guide) of the Unit 3 packet

Volume Quiz tomorrow

Volume Test Tuesday

Weekly Skills 18/Math Minutes due Friday

December 11, 2018

Today students worked to complete the “Almost There Volume Partner Test” using their notes, a calculator, the Formula Sheet, and a partner (if they chose to work with someone).  This will be a classwork grade and provide information to the student as to their readiness for Thursday’s quiz.

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Homework: pick 2 problems to complete from pg 32 or 34 of the  Unit 3 Packet

Volume Quiz Thursday

Weekly Skills 18 / Math Minutes due Friday

Volume Test Tuesday

December 10, 2018

This just in- Cobb County Schools have a 2 hour delay tomorrow!  Sleep in and stay off the icy roads!

Today we worked on using the volume formulas to solve word problems.  We still used Label, Write, Plug and Chug to solve, but first we had to determine which shape and formula to use.  Sometimes we even had to draw a picture!

We also learned what composite figures are- shapes made up of 2 or more figures combined together.

Homework: Complete 2 problems off of each page from the Unit 3 packet – pg 29-31

Weekly Skills 18 due Friday

Volume Quiz Thursday

Volume Test next Tuesday

December 7, 2018

Today students turned in Weekly Skills 17 / Math Minutes 33-36.

Next we learned to calculate the volume of spheres.

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Don’t forget when you find the volume of a hemisphere to divide by 2!

Homework: finish page 27 of the Unit 3 packet


December 6, 2018

We continued learning about Volume today.  The 2nd shape we will learn to calculate the volume of is a Cone.

3 Cones = 1 Cylinder

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Homework: Pg 23 evens of the Unit 3 Packet .  Also Weekly Skills 17 / Math Minutes 33-36 is due tomorrow