September 12, 2018

I will not be at school tomorrow morning, but I will be back tomorrow afternoon.  I have a doctor’s appointment and I am sorry that I could not get it at a better time.  So if you need to let me know anything, please come by and see me during the afternoon.  If you are just turning in work, you can put that in the turn in trays.

Blocks 1 and 2:  HW- p. 191 #1-4 only

Blocks 3 and 4:  HW- p. 191 all; Quiz is tomorrow- you received a study guide today- completing it and turning it in TOMORROW will mean 5 bonus points on the quiz.  A copy with answers typed in is attached to the study guides and resources page above.  If you are planning to retake the constructed response portion of the Unit 1 Test, please come with corrections signed by parent attached to original test either Friday at 8:15 AM or Monday at 8:15 AM.  Please let me know if you plan to come so I am sure to check in the cafeteria for you.

September 11, 2018

Please check Parent Vue/Student Vue to look for missing assignments.  Be sure you change your view to Quarter 1 from Progress 1.  If you do not do this, you will not be seeing the updated grades.

Blocks 1 and 2:  No HW

Blocks 3 and 4:  HW- p. 165 all and p. 166 #9, 10 only; Quiz Thursday- I put a quizziz code and a study guide under study guides and resources.  Enjoy!!

Tomorrow we will be using a different schedule due to 7th grade testing.  The order of our classes will be:

HR, 4, 5, 3, 1, 2, 6, 7     You will still eat lunch with your 3rd block class.  You still report to your same homeroom.  We will follow this schedule for the rest of the week.

September 10, 2018

Blocks 1 and 2:  HW-Read over your notes; work out problems from study guide; look at extra practice in your textbook- Constructed Response portion of the unit test is tomorrow.  Grades will be posted tonight for Part 1.

Blocks 3 and 4:  HW- p. 157 all problems.  Remember to scale back (simplify fractions) or scale forward (find equivalent fractions) to help you find that missing value in the table.

September 7, 2018

Blocks 1 and 2:  Unit 1 Test is Monday.  The study guide completed with parent signature is worth 5 bonus points.  Answers are under the resources and study guides page.  Here is a quizziz code you can use:  853511   for a good review.

Blocks 3 and 4:  No HW; some of you asked for some info to be posted to help finish the unit rate activity:  Movies- Finding Nemo   $14.94   100 minutes; Alvin and the chipmunks    $7.40    88 minutes; the Lion Witch and Wardrobe   $9.98   135 minutes.   Fruit- Banana  $1.40 for 4; avocado  $3.75 for 3; apple  $3.00 for 2.  Books   Gregor $7.99  311 pages; Crocodile  $8.87   388 pages; I funny  $7.89   305 pages.  Granola Bars- Kroger $1.49 for 5;  Nature Valley  $2.74   12;  Quaker   $1.00 for 6.  Notebooks- Spiral  $0.75 for 70 sheets; Composition   $0.50 for 100 sheets;  Filler paper   $0.99 for 120 sheets.

September 6, 2018

Blocks 1 and 2:  HW- Study guide- please complete one side of the study guide.  If you complete both sides showing all work and get a parent signature on it, you will receive 5 bonus points on the test Monday.  There is a QR code with answers to most of the study guide questions on my blog under study guides/resources page.

Blocks 3 and 4:  HW- p. 151 all questions