Monday, January 27, 2014

Week of January 27th

We are taking the unit test today for Thinking With Mathematical Models. Tomorrow the students will turn in their book and check out Growing, Growing, Growing. This unit covers exponential growth and decay.

Monday: TWMM Unit Test
    Homework: Exponent Practice due Wednesday

Tuesday: Begin Growing, Growing, Growing (GGG) Problem 1.1

Wednesday: GGG Problem 1.2
    Homework: Scientific Notation Practice due Friday

Thursday: GGG Problem 1.2/1.3

Friday: GGG Problem 1.3 - shortened scheduled for Fine Arts Fair
    Homework: pg. 20 #17-21 due Monday

Monday, January 20, 2014

Week of January 20th

We are quickly finishing Thinking With Mathematical Models. Our unit test will be Monday, January 27th. I let the kids know on Friday that any missing work/corrections from this semester/this unit are due by Friday, January 24th @ 3:45pm. The study guide will be handed out on Tuesday, January 21st. This needs to be completed for review (what I call a "rough" draft copy) on Friday, January 24th and turned in with the test on the 27th.

Monday: No school

Tuesday: Problem 5 from ACE questions
    Homework: Study guide (due dates above)

Wednesday: Investigation 5 problem 5.1

Thursday: Investigation 5 problem 5.3

Friday: Review day -review guide needed ("rough" draft copy means the student has completed all the problems he/she understands and has questions ready for the remaining questions).

Monday, January 27th: Unit test - completed study guide due

Monday, January 13, 2014

Week of January 13th

We are continuing to work through Thinking With Mathematical Models. We should finish the book early next week and have the unit test at the end of the week. I will update as it gets closer.
Reminder: No school January 20th.

Monday: Finish 3.3/Start 3.4
    Homework: pg. 74 #31-35 due Wednesday

Tuesday: Finish 3.4

Wednesday: Investigation 4 using ACE question 3
    Homework: Mean, Median, Mode practice CC-61 due Friday

Thursday: Investigation 4 using ACE question 4

Friday: Investigation 4 using ACE question 5
    Homework: Integer Practice due Tuesday

Tuesday, January 7, 2014

Week of January 6th

Welcome back! I hope everyone had a wonderful break!
We will be reviewing most of the week.

Monday: No school

Tuesday: Review - Thinking With Mathematical Models
    Homework: pg. 73 #13 (graphing paper will be handed out) due Thursday

Wednesday: Review - Thinking With Mathematical Models

Thursday: Finish review and begin problem 3.3 (where we left off at break)
    Homework: Equation Practice (3.3) due Monday

Friday: Finish problem 3.3/start 3.4