January 22

Math 8: Week of 1/22 to 1/26

Monday: 

  • Scholastic Achievement Measure: Math Inventory
  • Reminder: Weekly Skills #20 is due tomorrow (1/23)
  • There is no Weekly Skills for this week so we can try to get back on track
  • HW: Finish p. 519 #1, 2, 4-7, 12-15, 24-26 (from 1/16)

 

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January 9

Math 8: Week of 1/8/18 – 1/12/18

Monday:

  • No School

Tuesday: 

  • Check Kuta w/s on Finding Slope from a Graph
  • Extra slope practice: Pizzazz w/s p. 153 “What Do You Call a Duck That Steals?”
    • DUE – 1/10 (7th Block) or 1/11 (6th Block) — due to clock scheduling for testing
  • HW: STUDY for QUIZ
    • 7th Block – 1/10/18 – second half of class, after additional practice
    • 6th Block – 1/11/18 – second half of class, after additional practice
    • Weekly Skills #19 – DUE 1/12/18
    • Signed Parent Letter for extra credit towards next test – DUE 1/12/18

Wednesday/Thursday (Block Schedule):

  • Check Pizzazz p. 153
  • Manipulative Math Slope Activity
  • Extra Slope Practice – Pizzazz p. 152
  • QUIZ: Slope
  • HW
    • Weekly Skills #19 – DUE 1/12/18
    • Signed Parent Letter for extra credit towards next test – DUE 1/12/18

Friday: 

  • Turn in Weekly Skills #19 & Signed Parent Letter
  • Lesson 7-6: Direct Variation (notes taken in book p. 505 – 510)
  • HW: p. 511 – 514 # 1-10, 13, 18-20
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December 18

Math 8: Week of 12/18 to 12/20

Monday:

  • Finish Unit 4 Test – Functions
  • Holiday Graphing Activity
  • Work on Unit 3 Test Corrections (due tomorrow)

Tuesday:

  • Finish Holiday Graphing
  • Complete any missing work
  • Review Unit 3 & 4 Tests

Wednesday: 

  • Holiday Party!!!
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December 12

Math 8: Week of 12/12 to 12/15

Monday: No School

Tuesday: Rate of Change

  • Grade and turn in Weekly Skills #17
  • Notes: Rate of Change Organizer, p. 488-489 in book
  • HW: p. 491 # 1-6, 10, 13, 20, 21

Wednesday: Linear vs. Non-linear

  • Check hw p. 491
  • Notes: Linear vs. non-linear
  • CW: Practice handouts (Linear vs. Non-linear Skills Check, etc.)
  • HW: Finish Study Guide – due 12/14
    • TEST Friday, 12/15

 

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December 4

Math 8: Week of 12/4/17 to 12/8/17

Monday:

  • Finish Unit 3 Test
  • Work on Weekly Skills #17

Tuesday:

  • Parent Letter for Unit 4 handed out (due by Friday for 5 bonus points on next test)
  • Student Standards
  • Relations Chart
  • CW: p. 458 #1-4
  • HW: p. 460 #9-23

Wednesday: 

  • Check p. 460 #9-23
  • Video: Meat-a-morphosis
  • Notes on functions
    • p. 465
    • Representation Organizer
    • Function Machine
    • Function inputs & outputs
  • HW: p. 470 #13-23

Thursday:

 

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November 28

Math 8: Week of 11/27 to 12/1

Monday:

  • Guided Practice on finding volume of cones, spheres and cylinders
  • CW/HW: Volume of Cones w/s; Volume of Spheres w/s
  • Study for QUIZ Wed. & Test Friday

Tuesday: 

  • Review CW/HW on spheres and cylinders
  • Work on Study Guide – DO NOT do number 14
  • HW: Study for QUIZ tomorrow & TEST Friday

Wednesday:

  • Review volume of composite shapes
  • QUIZ on Pythagorean Theorem, Volume of Cones, Spheres, and Cylinders
  • HW: Study Guide due 11/30 (collected for a grade)

Thursday: 

  • Correct Study Guide
  • Extra Practice for tomorrow’s test
  • HW: Unit 3 Signed Parent Letter for 5 points extra credit on test (on yellow paper)

M8U3 Parent Letter 2017

Friday: 

  • Unit 3 Test: Pythagorean Theorem, Volume of Cones, Spheres, and Cylinders
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November 15

8th Grade Math Tutoring

Due to the Breakfast of Champions event tomorrow morning, there will be no morning tutoring lab for math. Sorry for the inconvenience.

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November 8

Durham’s Morning Tutoring Labs

We are happy to share that Durham is now offering morning labs to help ANY student who would like additional help. Morning tutoring labs run from 8:15 am to 8:50 am. Students are to report to the cafeteria at 8:15 am and receive a pass to go to the lab. Students will be required to sign in with the teacher any time they attend a session. The sessions are open to any student and no prior arrangements must be made with the teacher. The 8th grade schedule is as follows:

Mondays: Science Lab

Room 324 with Ms. Graham or Room 338 with Ms. Hartrampf

Tuesdays: ELA Lab

Room 343 with Ms. Salter

Thursdays: Math Lab

Room 319 with Mrs. Allen

 

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