March 20, 2019

Today students checked their homework from page 14.

Next we learned how to convert equations from slope intercept form to standard form (opposite of what we did yesterday).

 

Homework: finish the last 2 problems on the bulls eye worksheet (pg 19) of the Unit 7 packet

March 19, 2019

Today students handed in Weekly Skills 28 and received Weekly Skills 29 (or their new Math Minutes) which will be due Tuesday March 26th.

Next we checked the homework from page 9.

We reviewed the difference between Standard Form and Slope Intercept Form equations.  Then we learned how to convert equations from Standard Form to Slope Intercept Form Equations.

Homework: Complete page 14 of the Unit 7 packet.

March 18, 2019

Today students were given time to finish the Unit 6 test if needed.

Next we passed out the new Unit 7: Systems of Equations Packets.  Today we covered the first concept- how to graph an equation written in standard form.

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Homework: Finish Weekly Skills 28/Math Minutes (due tomorrow) and also finish page 9 of the Unit 7 packet (1,3,5)

May 4, 2018

8th grade Alice in Wonderland dance tonight 7-9 pm!  Come dressed in your Sunday best.  Don’t be late!

Warm up: Turn in Weekly Skills 33, complete a 5 minute fluency timed drill

Lesson: Work with a partner to complete a color by number Order of Operations picture

Homework: Finish the Unit 7 deltamath.com test recovery assignment (see previous post for instructions/info)

May 1-3, 2018

Reminder: Turn in your RSVP for the 8th grade dance this Friday – May 4th- 7-9 pm (Sunday dress)

Students who scored below a 70% on the Unit 7 test can complete a test recovery assignment on Deltamath.com (see instructions below)- due Friday.

– Log in with your cobb county office 365 email address and password 

                        (firstname.lastname@students.cobbk12.org)  (use your regular password)

      – Enter Mrs. Walsh’s teacher code: 320358

     – Select “Unit 7 Test Recovery” Assignment

Warm up: Progress check on Weekly Skills 33 (due Friday) and 5 Minute Frenzy timed drill

Lesson: Students will begin a Pythagorean Quilt project today- due Thursday.  This combines skills from transformations and using geometry formulas.

Making pythagorean quilt task

Homework: continue to work on Weekly Skills 33 and Unit 7 Test recovery on Deltamath (both due Friday)

 

April 30, 2018

Remember to RSVP for the 8th Grade Dance this coming Friday- May 4th (7-9 pm).

Warm up: Students were given Weekly Skills 33 (due Friday) and allowed to work with  a partner to complete 5 problems of their choice.  We also did a 5 minute frenzy drill.

Lesson: Most students needed time to complete the Unit 7 test from Friday.

Homework: Get Progress Reports signed, work on Weekly Skills 33 (due Friday)

April 27, 2018

TEST DAY!

Warm Up: Turn in Weekly Skills 32, fluency fact drill

Lesson: Students took the Unit 7 test over systems of equations

Homework: None!  

Don’t forget to RSVP for the 8th Grade Dance- Next Friday March 4th 7-9 pm

April 26, 2018

Unit 7 Math Test over Systems of Equations is this Friday! 

Warm up: 5 Minute Frenzy Fact Drill (no calculator allowed). Work on Weekly Skills 32 (due Friday)

Lesson: Students  spent time working on the unit 7 study guide

Homework: Finish the Unit 7 Study Guide and continue to work on Weekly Skills 32 (due Friday)  Check out the Unit 7 tab for help, tutorials, and examples  if you need assistance.

Unit 7 Study Guide

Unit 7 Study Guide- answers

April 25, 2018

Unit 7 Math Test over Systems of Equations is this Friday! 

Warm up: 5 Minute Frenzy Fact Drill (no calculator allowed). Work on Weekly Skills 32 (due Friday)

Lesson: Students entered their answers to the partner test on I-respond and then analyzed their scores and errors to prepare for Friday’s test.  Any extra time was spent working on the unit 7 study guide.

Check out the Unit 7 tab for help, tutorials, and examples  if you need assistance.

Homework: Pick 5 problems from the Unit 7 Study Guide and continue to work on Weekly Skills 32 (due Friday)

Unit 7 Study Guide

April 23-24, 2018

Unit 7 Math Test over Systems of Equations is this Friday! 

Warm up: 5 Minute Frenzy Fact Drill (no calculator allowed). Work on Weekly Skills 32 (due Friday)

Lesson: Students worked on a partner test for Unit 7.  This will be completed by the end of class Tuesday.  Grades will count as a test grade.  Work must be shown for each problem.

Homework: Begin working on the Unit 7 Study Guide and continue to work on Weekly Skills 32

Unit 7 Study Guide