December 4, 2018

Today students took the test over Pythagorean Theorem.  Students who did not finish can have a little bit of time tomorrow in class to finish.

Homework: work on Math Minutes or Weekly Skills 17, due Friday

December 3, 2018

Today students finished the Pythagorean Theorem Quiz.  Then we went over the correct answers, so they could see where they made mistakes, if any in order to prepare for tomorrow’s test.

In the remaining time left, students began the study guide on page 19-20 of the Unit 3 packet.

Check your answers here

1) c

2) b

3) b

4) d

5) a

6) b

7) a

Homework: Finish 1-7 of the Pythagorean Theorem Study guide Pg 19-20 of the Unit 2 packet.  

Pythagorean Theorem Test tomorrow! 

Weekly Skills 17 / Math Minutes 33-35 due Friday

November 30, 2018

Today students turned in their Weekly Skills/Math Minutes.

The rest of class time was spent taking the Pythagorean Theorem Quiz.  Students can finish on Monday if needed.

Homework: Begin Weekly Skills 17/Math Minutes 33-36 (Due Frida 12/17/18)

Pythagorean Theorem Test next Tuesday, Dec 4, 2018.

November 29, 2018

Today students finished up their Almost There Pythagorean Theorem Assessment to review for tomorrow’s quiz.  Once finished, students competed to earn candy by working additional white board review questions.

Homework: Finish Weekly Skills #16 or Math Minutes 28-32, due tomorrow

Pythagorean Theorem Quiz Tomorrow

Pythagorean Theorem Test Tuesday

November 28, 2018

Today students worked on an “Almost There” assessment on Pythagorean Theorem to see how prepared they are for the Quiz Friday.  We will finish it in class tomorrow and go over the questions together.

Homework: continue to work on pg 13-16 (1-8) in the Unit 3 Packet and work to complete Weekly Skills 16/Math Minutes 28-32 (due Friday) 

Pythagorean Theorem Quiz Friday

Pythagorean Theorem Test Tuesday

November 27, 2018

Today we learned how to find the distance between 2 points on the coordinate plane using the Pythagorean Theorem.

If you need a reminder, this video explains how.  (click the link)

Homework: finish page 15-16 of the Unit 3 packet  (Don’t forget Weekly Skills 16 / Math Minutes 29-32 is due Friday)

Pythagorean Theorem Quiz is Friday

November 26, 2018

Welcome back! Hope you had a great Thanksgiving Break!

Today we worked on doing word problems with the Pythagorean Theorem. Remember to use Label, Write, Plug and Chug to show your work!


Homework: Finish page 9 (number 3 & 4) of the Unit 3 packet.

Pythagorean Theorem Quiz Friday

November 16, 2018

Today we turned in Weekly Skills 14.  Then we checked the homework problems from page 8 of the new packet on the Pythagorean Theorem.

We worked several problems and learned how to prove if a triangle is a right triangle with the Pythagorean Theorem.

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Homework:  Enjoy Thanksgiving Break!  Be Thankful you don’t have homework over the break

November 15, 2018

Today we begin Unit 3! Students were given their new packets (Yellow cover) and began taking notes on the Pythagorean Theorem.

We learned the parts of the right triangle, the formula for the Pythagorean Theorem, and how to use LWPC to find the missing side of a right triangle using the formula.  Busy Day!  Check out these videos to help you remember:

Video: Pythagorean Theorem


Video: Math Antics


Colin Dodds Song


Homework: pg 8 of the Unit 3 packet problems 1-8.    Remember Weekly Skills 14 / Math Minutes 25-28 is due tomorrow! 

December 5, 2017

Angel tree donations wrap up tomorrow-  Please donate if you can! 

Warm up: Moby Max Fluency Drill, work on Weekly Skills 17

Lesson: Students will finish the Unit 3 test.

Homework: Begin working on Weekly Skills 17 or do the bonus opportunity listed below

Bonus Opportunity: Complete the Practice test for Unit 3 on Moby Max.  Log in, look for the red circle at the top.   Click on it to take the Unit 3 Test.