March 13

Math 8: Week of 3/12/18 to 3/16/18

Monday:

  • Review Packet/Lesson from Friday: Graphing Using x and y intercepts – due Wed.
  • Lesson: Equation of a Line from Standard form to Slope-Intercept form
  • CW/HW: packet of worksheets – due Wed.

Tuesday: 

  • Lesson: Equation of a Line from Slop-Intercept to Standard Form
  • CW/HW: Bullseye page of packet – self-check in class

Wednesday (Early Release):

  • Turn in packets on x and y intercepts and slope-intercept/standard form equation of a line
  • Lesson 9-3: Solving Sysytem of Equations by Graphing
  • CW/HW: Last page of packet titled “Graphing Homework”
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March 12

Science 8: Week of 3/12/18 to 3/16/18

Monday:

  • Review exit ticket, quiz, and study guide
  • Science TEST tomorrow (3/13)
    • If you are going to be out because of LGPE for Orchestra, you need to come in early (8:15 am either tomorrow or Wednesday, 3/14 to make up the test… the end of quarter 3 is Wednesday!)
    • There will be NO RETAKES for this test as it is right at the end of 3rd Quarter
  • Practice Test Questions – code: 525422
  • Study Guide needs to be turned in tomorrow (3/13)

Tuesday: 

  • Electricity and Magnetism Test
  • TIM Chart for new vocabulary terms for Waves Unit

Wednesday:

  • Bill Nye Video: Waves

Thursday:

  • BrainPOP – Waves
  • Introduction to Waves Notes
  • Waves Partner Practice
  • HW: Transverse and Longitudinal Waves Worksheet

Friday:

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March 5

Math 8: Week of 3/5/18 to 3/9/18

Monday:

  • Check Extra Practice for 8-3 to 8-6 (6th Block)
  • Quiz on 8-3 to 8-6
  • Work on Study Guide
  • Ch. 8 Test WEDNESDAY, 3/7/18

Tuesday:

Wednesday: 

  • Meet in the Computer Lab by Connections hallway (708)
  • Unit 6 Test: Linear Tables and Models
  • Begin USA Test Prep

Thursday:

  • Meet in the Computer Lab by Connections hallway (708)
  • Finish Unit 6 Test
  • Work on Review for Milestones on USA Test Prep
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March 5

Science 8: Week of 3/5/18 to 3/9/18

Monday: 

  • Bell Ringer #25: Why does a compass always point north?
  • Properties of Magnets Investigation
  • Notes: Magnets and Magnetism
    • 3rd Block – Outline Ch. 18 Section 1 – Due at the end of class
      • At least 1 notebook sheet of notes and a 2-3 sentence summary of the entire section
  • HW: Magnetic Attraction Reader w/ Questions due tomorrow

Tuesday: 

  • Bell Ringer #26: What three materials are magnetic?
  • Magnetic Forces and Magnetic Fields Inquiry Lab
  • Magnet Concept Map
  • BrainPOP Video: Magnetism
  • There is a TEST on Tuesday, March 13th 
    • If you are going to be out because of a performance, you may take the test early (Monday or Tuesday at 8:15 am) or the 14th at 8:15 am
    • The end of the quarter is March 14th!

Wednesday: 

  • Bell Ringer #27
  • Building an Electromagnet Lab

Thursday:

  • Bell Ringer #28
  • Magnetism Song and Questions
  • Review Quiz on Electricity
  • Magnetism Cloze Review
  • Magnetism Exit Ticket
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February 27

Science 8: Week of 2/26/18 to 3/2/18

Monday:

  • BrainPOP Video: Current Electricity
  • Current Electricity Notes
  • Vocabulary TIM Chart #7-12 (#1-6 were done before break, after the Test on Tuesday)
  • Van de Graaff Generator demo

Tuesday: 

  • Batteries, Bulbs, and Wires Probe (as a Bell Ringer)
  • Resistance and Ohm’s Law Notes & Guided Practice Problems
  • Ohm’s Law Video Explanation
  • Ohm’s Law Practice Problems (graded) – Due at the end of class, if you did not finish, turn in during homeroom tomorrow
  • QUIZ THURSDAY: Electricity (Static and Current)

Wednesday:

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February 27

Math 8: Week of 2/26/18 to 3/2/18

Monday:

  • Finish Skills Check for 8-1 to 8-2
  • Lesson 8-3: Qualitative Graphs
    • notes and worked out examples in book
  • HW: p. 599 #1-8, 15 & 16

Tuesday:

  • Check last night’s homework
  • Lesson 8-4: Scatter Plots p. 606
    • notes and worked out examples in book
  • Ticket Out the Door
  • HW: p. 611 #1-3, 5-7, 10, 11, 13, 14

Wednesday:

  • Check last night’s homework
  • Lesson 8-5: Line of Best Fit p. 618
    • notes and examples in book
  • HW: p. 621 #1-4, 7, 11-13
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February 12

Math 8: Week of 2/12/18 to 2/16/18

Monday:

  • Lesson 8-1: Representing Relationships
  • How to Write Equation of a Line flipbook
  • Writing equation of a line given the slope and one point
  • HW: Pizzazz p. 159 (due tomorrow – graded for accuracy)

Tuesday:

  • Go over Pizzazz p. 159
  • Lesson 8-1: Representing Relationships
  • How to write equation of a line from 2 points
  • CW/HW: Pizzazz p. 160

Wednesday: 

  • Go over Pizzazz p. 160 (glue into notebook to keep as notes)
  • Lesson 8-1: Representing Relationships
    • How to write the equation of a line from a table
  • TAPS Game – Practicing writing equations from tables
  • CW/HW: Worksheet p. 53 #1-4

Thursday: 

  • Check p. 53 w/s (glue into notebook)
  • Lesson 8-2: Construct Functions
    • notes and examples from book
  • CW: p. 590
  • HW: p. 591 #1-9
  • Skills Check tomorrow over Writing Equation of a Line (from slope and a point, from two points, and from a table) and Constructing Functions

Friday: 

  • Check HW p. 591 #1-9
  • Skills Check
  • Weekly Skills #24 (due the Friday after break, March 2nd)
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February 12

Science 8: Week of 2/12/18 to 2/16/18

TEST on Energy and Heat – 2/13/18

Monday:

  • Melting Ice Demo
  • Review Study Guide
  • Energy and Heat Bingo

Tuesday:

  • Test on Energy and Heat
  • Begin Vocabulary TIM Chart for Unit 6: Electricity and Magnetism

Wednesday:

  • Brain POP: Static Electricity
  • Static Electricity Notes
  • Finish Vocabulary TIM Chart

Thursday: 

  • Finish notes on Static Electricity
  • Bill Nye: Static Electricity
  • Charge It! Reader w/s
  • HW: Static Electricity Reinforcement (due tomorrow, FRIDAY 2/16 and will NOT be accepted for a late grade because answers will be reviewed in class)

Friday: 

  • Detecting Charge Quick Lab (p. 477)
  • Charge and Carry Exploration
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February 6

Science 8: Week of 2/5/18 to 2/9/18

Monday:

  • Misconceptions about Heat: Video Clip
  • Temperature Notes
  • Temperature Scale Conversions Practice
  • Finish worksheets from Friday

Tuesday: 

  • Temperature vs. Heat
  • Heat Notes
  • Reinforcement: Heat Transfer Practice
  • Headline summary: Write a headline summarizing the difference between heat and temperature
  • Heat Cloze w/s
  • HW: Due tomorrow handouts from Friday (Mittens problem, Compare and Contrast Convection, Conduction, Radiation, Heat Transfer Practice Scenarios)

Wednesday:

  • Thermal Energy Vocabulary worksheet
  • Work on Study Guide for TEST TUESDAY (2/13)
    • p. 1-3 are due Friday
    • p. 4-5 are due Monday

Thursday:

  • Heat Transfer Lab
    • If you have been absent, come see me to get a lab handout with provided data that can be used to complete the lab without having to physically do the lab.

Friday:

 

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February 6

Math 8: Week of 2/5/18 to 2/9/18

TEST WAS MOVED TO THURSDAY (2/8)

Monday:

  • Practice problems
  • Hand back and review the last 2 quizzes (slope and y=mx + b)
  • Finish the study guide & skills check from Friday
  • Complete and turn in any missing work

Tuesday:

  • Review & grade study guide
  • Review & grade the skills check
  • Work on weekly skills #23

Wednesday:

  • Stained Glass Graphing Activity

Thursday:

  • Unit 5 Test Part 1
  • Finish stained glass
  • Linear vs. Nonlinear w/s

Friday:

  • Unit 5 Test Part 2
  • Sign up for Delta Math (Teacher code: 977403)
    • After you create an account, it takes you to the login. Where it says email, put in the username you created and whatever you picked as your password
    • Do the practice assignments that have been created
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