We are finishing our unit, It's In the System, this week and we will take our last test on Thursday. Homework will not be assigned this week. All missing work/corrections from this unit are due by 3:45pm on Tuesday.

Monday: Systems of Equations - Substitution Method

Tuesday: Review Systems of Equations

***All missing work/corrections from this unit due by 3:45pm today***

Wednesday: Review Systems of Equations

Thursday: It's In the System Test

Friday: Turn in books

This blog is for my 8th grade students and their parents to find information about our class.

## Monday, May 16, 2016

## Monday, May 9, 2016

### Week of May 9th

We are continuing our book, It's in the System, this week. Last week we finished problem 2.1.

Monday: Problem 2.2

HW: pg. 33 #9-14 due Wednesday

Tuesday: Problem 2.2

Wednesday: Problem 2.3

HW: pg. 34 #23-31 due Friday

Thursday: Problem 2.3

Friday: Problem 2.3

HW: Systems of equations practice due Monday

Monday: Problem 2.2

HW: pg. 33 #9-14 due Wednesday

Tuesday: Problem 2.2

Wednesday: Problem 2.3

HW: pg. 34 #23-31 due Friday

Thursday: Problem 2.3

Friday: Problem 2.3

HW: Systems of equations practice due Monday

## Friday, May 6, 2016

### UPDATE: Week of May 2nd

Homework has been changed for Friday, May 6th. The new assignment (due Monday, May 9th) is page 33 #3-8.

## Monday, May 2, 2016

### Week of May 2nd

We are starting our last book of the school year today, It's in the System (IITS). This Wednesday the students have career day in the afternoon.

Monday: IITS Problem 1.1

HW: pg. 14 5-8 due Wednesday (due Thursday for 5th and 7th hours)

Tuesday: IITS Problem 2.1

Wednesday: IITS Problem 2.1/2.2

HW: pg. 14 & 15 9-20 due Friday (all hours)

Thursday: IITS Problem 2.2

Friday: IITS Problem 2.3

HW: pg. 34 23-31 due Monday

Monday: IITS Problem 1.1

HW: pg. 14 5-8 due Wednesday (due Thursday for 5th and 7th hours)

Tuesday: IITS Problem 2.1

Wednesday: IITS Problem 2.1/2.2

HW: pg. 14 & 15 9-20 due Friday (all hours)

Thursday: IITS Problem 2.2

Friday: IITS Problem 2.3

HW: pg. 34 23-31 due Monday

## Monday, April 25, 2016

### Week of April 25th

This week we will finish our Say It With Symbols Unit. The unit test is Friday.

Monday: Problem 4.3

HW: Study guide-bring to class each day

Tuesday: Problem 4.3 and review

Wednesday: Review

Thursday: Review

***ALL missing work/corrections due by 3:45pm today***

Friday: Unit test - Study guide due today at the beginning of the hour

HW: Factoring Practice due Monday

Monday: Problem 4.3

HW: Study guide-bring to class each day

Tuesday: Problem 4.3 and review

Wednesday: Review

Thursday: Review

***ALL missing work/corrections due by 3:45pm today***

Friday: Unit test - Study guide due today at the beginning of the hour

HW: Factoring Practice due Monday

## Monday, April 18, 2016

### Week of April 18th

This week we will start Investigation 4 in Say It With Symbols. We will finish this book next week and have the unit test on Friday, April 29th. All missing work/corrections are due by 3:45pm on Thursday, April 28th.

Monday: No school

Tuesday: Problem 4.1

HW: pg. 82 42-47 due Thursday

Wednesday: Problem 4.1/4.2

Thursday: Problem 4.2

HW: Study guide (completed for review on Wed/Thurs next week, completed copy due Friday)

Friday: Problem 4.2/4.3

Monday: No school

Tuesday: Problem 4.1

HW: pg. 82 42-47 due Thursday

Wednesday: Problem 4.1/4.2

Thursday: Problem 4.2

HW: Study guide (completed for review on Wed/Thurs next week, completed copy due Friday)

Friday: Problem 4.2/4.3

## Monday, April 11, 2016

### Week of April 11th

This week we will finish Investigation 3 and have a quiz over Investigation 2 & 3.

Monday: Problem 3.4

HW: Factoring Practice (worksheetworks.com) due Wednesday

Tuesday: Problem 3.4

Wednesday: Investigation 2 & 3

HW: SIWS pg. 59 #31-32 due Friday

Thursday: Quadratic Formula practice

Friday: Problem 4.1

HW: pg. 62 #59 due Tuesday

Monday: Problem 3.4

HW: Factoring Practice (worksheetworks.com) due Wednesday

Tuesday: Problem 3.4

Wednesday: Investigation 2 & 3

HW: SIWS pg. 59 #31-32 due Friday

Thursday: Quadratic Formula practice

Friday: Problem 4.1

HW: pg. 62 #59 due Tuesday

## Monday, April 4, 2016

### Week of April 4th

We are taking State Assessments this week. Our plan is flexible in case we have any testing issues.

Monday: State Testing

Tuesday: Equation Practice - Friday's homework pg. 58 24-26 due today

Wednesday: State Testing

Thursday: State Testing

Friday: SIWS Problem 3.4

HW: Equation Practice (choose 16) from class on Tuesday due Monday

Monday: State Testing

Tuesday: Equation Practice - Friday's homework pg. 58 24-26 due today

Wednesday: State Testing

Thursday: State Testing

Friday: SIWS Problem 3.4

HW: Equation Practice (choose 16) from class on Tuesday due Monday

## Monday, March 28, 2016

### Week of March 28th

We are working in Investigation 3 of our book, Say It With Symbols, this week. Next week we have state testing on Monday, Wednesday, and Thursday.

Monday: Problem 3.1/3.2

HW: pg. 56 4-7 due Wednesday

Tuesday: Problem 3.2

Wednesday: Problem 3.3

HW: Factoring/Distributing Practice Worksheet due Friday

Thursday: Problem 3.3

Friday: Problem 3.4

HW: pg. 58 24-26 due Tuesday (due to testing Monday - track students need to turn it in before leaving for the track meet on Tuesday)

Monday: Problem 3.1/3.2

HW: pg. 56 4-7 due Wednesday

Tuesday: Problem 3.2

Wednesday: Problem 3.3

HW: Factoring/Distributing Practice Worksheet due Friday

Thursday: Problem 3.3

Friday: Problem 3.4

HW: pg. 58 24-26 due Tuesday (due to testing Monday - track students need to turn it in before leaving for the track meet on Tuesday)

## Monday, March 21, 2016

### Week of March 21st

Welcome back from Spring Break! We are continuing in our book, Say It With Symbols.

Monday: Problem 2.1

HW: pg. 39 17-20 due Wednesday

Tuesday: Problem 2.2

Wednesday: Problem 3.1

HW: Distributive Property and Like Terms practice due Monday

Thursday: Problem 3.1

Friday: No school - Good Friday

Monday: Problem 2.1

HW: pg. 39 17-20 due Wednesday

Tuesday: Problem 2.2

Wednesday: Problem 3.1

HW: Distributive Property and Like Terms practice due Monday

Thursday: Problem 3.1

Friday: No school - Good Friday

## Monday, March 7, 2016

### Week of March 7th

We have one quarter left of 8th grade. I can't believe how fast the year has gone by! This is conference week and next week is Spring Break.

Monday: Finish problem 1.2/start 1.4

HW: pg. 20 28-30 due Wednesday

Tuesday: Problem 1.4

Wednesday: SIWS Investigation 1 Quiz

NO homework over Spring Break

Conferences: Tuesday 4pm - 8pm and Thursday 9am - 6pm

Monday: Finish problem 1.2/start 1.4

HW: pg. 20 28-30 due Wednesday

Tuesday: Problem 1.4

Wednesday: SIWS Investigation 1 Quiz

NO homework over Spring Break

Conferences: Tuesday 4pm - 8pm and Thursday 9am - 6pm

## Monday, February 29, 2016

### Week of February 29th

This week we will start a new unit, Say It with Symbols (SIWS). We will also take the Performance task portion of the state assessment on Thursday.

Monday: SIWS problem 1.1

HW: pg. 18 #10 & 11 due Wednesday

Tuesday: problem 1.1/1.2

Wednesday: problem 1.2

HW: Distributive Property Practice due Monday

Thursday: State Testing

Friday: No school - end of 3rd quarter

Monday: SIWS problem 1.1

HW: pg. 18 #10 & 11 due Wednesday

Tuesday: problem 1.1/1.2

Wednesday: problem 1.2

HW: Distributive Property Practice due Monday

Thursday: State Testing

Friday: No school - end of 3rd quarter

## Monday, February 22, 2016

### Week of February 22nd

We are finishing up our unit, Growing, Growing, Growing this week. All missing work/corrections are due by 3:45pm on Wednesday. The unit test is Thursday, February 25th.

Monday: Problem 5.1/5.2

HW: Continue working on study guide

Tuesday: Unit review - bring study guide to class

Wednesday: Unit review - bring study guide to class

Thursday: Unit test - study guide due at the beginning of the hour

Friday: Volume/Surface area practice

No HW

Monday: Problem 5.1/5.2

HW: Continue working on study guide

Tuesday: Unit review - bring study guide to class

Wednesday: Unit review - bring study guide to class

Thursday: Unit test - study guide due at the beginning of the hour

Friday: Volume/Surface area practice

No HW

## Tuesday, February 16, 2016

### Week of February 15th

We are finishing up our book, Growing, Growing, Growing. The study guide will be handed out this week and is due Thursday, February 25th. Students need to bring the study guide to class each day. The unit test is Thursday, February 25th. All missing work/corrections from this unit are due by 3:45pm on Wednesday, February 24th.

Monday: No school

Tuesday: Problem 4.3

HW: Scientific Notation Practice due Thursday

Wednesday: Problem 5.1

Thursday: Problem 5.1/5.2

HW: Exponent Rules Practice due Monday

Friday: Shortened schedule/Fine Arts Fair

Monday: No school

Tuesday: Problem 4.3

HW: Scientific Notation Practice due Thursday

Wednesday: Problem 5.1

Thursday: Problem 5.1/5.2

HW: Exponent Rules Practice due Monday

Friday: Shortened schedule/Fine Arts Fair

## Monday, February 8, 2016

### Week of February 8th

We will finish Investigation 3 in our book, Growing, Growing, Growing and move to Investigation 4 this week.

Monday: Problem 3.3

HW: pg. 52 #27-30 due Wednesday

Tuesday: Problem 4.1

Wednesday: Problem 4.1/4.2

HW: pg. 56-57 # 42-45 due Friday

Thursday: Problem 4.2

Friday: Problem 4.3

HW: Laws of Exponents practice due Tuesday

Monday: Problem 3.3

HW: pg. 52 #27-30 due Wednesday

Tuesday: Problem 4.1

Wednesday: Problem 4.1/4.2

HW: pg. 56-57 # 42-45 due Friday

Thursday: Problem 4.2

Friday: Problem 4.3

HW: Laws of Exponents practice due Tuesday

## Sunday, January 31, 2016

### Week of February 1st

We are finishing Investigation 2 in our book, Growing, Growing, Growing and we will have a quiz over the first 2 investigations on Tuesday.

Monday: Problem 2.2/2.3

HW: GGG pg. 20 #17-21 due Wednesday

Tuesday: Investigation 1 and 2 Quiz

Wednesday: Problem 3.1

HW: GGG pg. 49 #6-8 due Friday

Thursday: Problem 3.1/3.2

Friday: Problem 3.2

HW: GGG pg. 50 #10-15 due Monday

Monday: Problem 2.2/2.3

HW: GGG pg. 20 #17-21 due Wednesday

Tuesday: Investigation 1 and 2 Quiz

Wednesday: Problem 3.1

HW: GGG pg. 49 #6-8 due Friday

Thursday: Problem 3.1/3.2

Friday: Problem 3.2

HW: GGG pg. 50 #10-15 due Monday

## Monday, January 25, 2016

### Week of January 25th

We are continuing our book, Growing, Growing, Growing this week.

Monday: Problem 1.2

HW: pg. 18 #14 (on a worksheet) due Wednesday

Tuesday: Problem 1.3

Wednesday: Problem 2.1

HW: pg. 19 #15 due Friday

Thursday: Problem 2.2

Friday: Problem 2.3

HW: Scientific Notation Practice due Monday

Monday: Problem 1.2

HW: pg. 18 #14 (on a worksheet) due Wednesday

Tuesday: Problem 1.3

Wednesday: Problem 2.1

HW: pg. 19 #15 due Friday

Thursday: Problem 2.2

Friday: Problem 2.3

HW: Scientific Notation Practice due Monday

## Tuesday, January 19, 2016

### Week of January 18th

We are starting a new book this week called Growing, Growing, Growing (GGG) about exponential growth and decay. Any missing work or corrections from our last book (from this semester) are due by 3:45pm, Tuesday. Any quiz corrections need to be completed by 3:45pm Wednesday.

Monday: No school

Tuesday: GGG Problem 1.1

HW: Exponent Practice due Thursday

Wednesday: GGG Problem 1.2

Thursday: GGG Problem 1.2/1.3

HW: Scientific Notation Practice due Monday

Friday: GGG Problem 1.3

Monday: No school

Tuesday: GGG Problem 1.1

HW: Exponent Practice due Thursday

Wednesday: GGG Problem 1.2

Thursday: GGG Problem 1.2/1.3

HW: Scientific Notation Practice due Monday

Friday: GGG Problem 1.3

## Tuesday, January 12, 2016

### Week of January 11th

We are finishing the book Thinking With Mathematical Models this week. The final quiz for the unit will be this Friday. All assignments for this unit are due Tuesday, January 18th at 3:45pm.

Monday: TWMM Problem 4.4

HW: Pgs. 98-99 # 4 due Wednesday

Tuesday: TWMM Problem 5.1

Wednesday: TWMM Problem 5.1/5.3

HW: pg. 101 #9 due Friday

Thursday: TWMM Problem 5.3

Friday: Investigation 4 & 5 Quiz

HW: Equation Practice DD32 due Tuesday

Monday: TWMM Problem 4.4

HW: Pgs. 98-99 # 4 due Wednesday

Tuesday: TWMM Problem 5.1

Wednesday: TWMM Problem 5.1/5.3

HW: pg. 101 #9 due Friday

Thursday: TWMM Problem 5.3

Friday: Investigation 4 & 5 Quiz

HW: Equation Practice DD32 due Tuesday

## Tuesday, January 5, 2016

### Week of Jan 4th

Welcome back! I hope everyone had a relaxing break. We are continuing our book, Thinking With Mathematical Models this week.

Monday: No school

Tuesday: TWMM Problem 4.1 A,B,&D

HW: pg. 74 31-35 due Thursday

Wednesday: TWMM Problem 4.2

Thursday: TWMM Problem 4.3 A,B,C,D 1&2, E 1&2

HW: pg. 97 #3 and pg. 99 #5 due Monday

Friday: TWMM Problem 4.4

Monday: No school

Tuesday: TWMM Problem 4.1 A,B,&D

HW: pg. 74 31-35 due Thursday

Wednesday: TWMM Problem 4.2

Thursday: TWMM Problem 4.3 A,B,C,D 1&2, E 1&2

HW: pg. 97 #3 and pg. 99 #5 due Monday

Friday: TWMM Problem 4.4

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